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March 14, 2013

THE KING OF LIES: Stories from Syria l Faye Hall l Skywalk Concert & Folk Festival l The Mariachi Ghost & Indicator Indicator l Barbara Adler with Flying Fox and the Hunter Gatherers


The University of Manitoba's Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture Presents

THE KING OF LIES: Stories from Syria
Clare Murphy's One-woman Storytelling Show

The King of Syria, obsessed with deception, hosts a lying contest in his court and every year chops off the head of anyone who fails to tell him a new lie. With the piles of severed heads growing, perhaps only a storyteller can stop the King.

March 21, 2:30 pm
240 University College, U of M Fort Garry Campus
FREE and OPEN TO ALL

March 23, 7:00 pm
Aceartinc., 2nd Floor, 290 McDermot
Charge: $5 per person

CLARE MURPHY is the University of Manitoba's Winter 2013 Storyteller-in-Residence. 
To learn more about Clare, or visit her on Twitter @StoryClare or on the web
For more information, email or 480-1065

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Savoir Faire, 241 Henderson Hwy at Johnson (near Redwood)
An Evening with Winnipeg visual artist Faye Hall
March 21, 6:30 – 9:30 pm

Faye Hall has exhibited at the Mennonite Heritage Centre Gallery and the Manitoba Art Expo, among other local events. She will be here with many of her original paintings on display, along with some prints.
Drop in to browse, enjoy a little music & refreshments, and chat with the artist!

Savoir Faire supports the work of many Canadian Artisans; ranging from original artwork, hand-stitched lamp shades and tapestries to re-created chandeliers and one- of-a-kind furniture pieces.

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Winnipeg Public Library: Millennium Branch, 251 Donald Street
Skywalk Concert, March 21, 12:10 - 12:50 pm
Millennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium
Bronwen Garand-Sheridan, oboe and Chris Kayler, piano.

Reader Services Department: Folk Festival in the City
March 23, 1:30 p.m.
O Mother, Where Art Thou? Featuring Nicky Mehta, Keri Latimer & Katie Murphy

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The Mariachi Ghost & Indicator Indicator
March 22, 9:00 pm
The Windsor Hotel - Blues Bar, 187 Garry Street
Doors open at 9PM
$10 at the door

The Mariachi Ghost and Indicator Indicator are teaming up for a fantastic night of music and costumes and dancing and whatever else they feel like.

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Times Change(d), 234 Main St.
March 23
Doors 9 PM. Show 10 PM. Tix at the door.
"Absolutely bubbling with joy." CBC

Vancouver's Barbara Adler (formerly of The Fugitives) unleashes the accordion on the
Proud Animal Spring Break Western Canada Tour.  Winnipeg audiences can catch the
band's brazen mix of smart indie rock and punky art pop, in concert with Flying Fox
and the Hunter Gatherers.

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