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February 5, 2014

Ace Art: David Churchill & Frank Livingstone l Sarasvàti Fundraiser: So You Think You Can Act l Flip Book Animation l Circus for Circus

February 13, 7:00 pm
Ace Art, 2-290 McDermot Avenue

Filling the Hole – Art and the spaces of the City
Between August 2013 and January 2014 twenty-two artists placed their work in a small hole in the back exterior wall of a grocery store in Winnipeg’s West End. Each Sunday afternoon a different artist would install work in this modest opening facing a back alley. 
The actual gallery site was devoid of any indications or explanations of the art or artist. This impromptu micro gallery presented art at its most vulnerable, exposed not only to elements but also to the random attentions of passersby. 

Join Gallery founders and co-coordinators Frank Livingston and David Churchill, as they discuss the concept behind the gallery, the artists who donated their work, and the reactions to the gallery and to the art itself. 

Frank Livingston is a Winnipeg based artist and gardener. 
David Churchill, teaches history at the University of Manitoba.

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February 19, 7:00 pm
Gas Station Arts Centre, 445 River Avenue
So You Think You Can Act - A Fun Fundraiser!
Tickets: $25 (includes wine reception)
Tickets can be purchased online or from our office by calling (204) 586-2236. 

This event supports the transformative theatre work of Sarasvàti Productions. 
Local celebrities will perform in front of a panel of judges and an audience. 
YOU get to choose the winner of the trophy!
There will also be raffle prizes plus a wine reception afterwards!

Emcee: Ace Burpee
Judges: Sharon Bajer (Actor/Director), Ardith Boxall (Theatre Projects Manitoba), 
Kevin Klassen (Shakespeare in the Ruins)

Celebrities: 
Alison Gillmor (CBC Radio/Winnipeg Free Press)
Jim Ingebrigtsen (Radio and TV Producer/Host)
Obby Khan (Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber and Shawarma Khan owner)
Eva Kovacs (Global Morning News), Kris Laudien (CTV Morning Show)
Big Daddy Tazz (Comedian) 
Troy Westwood (Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber and co-host of The Big Show on TSN1290)

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Martha Street Studio
New Weekend Workshop:  Flip Book Animation Feb 22 (2-5) and Feb 23 (12-4)
Registration closes Feb 19 at noon.
For more information call 204-779-6253 or check website 

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February 21, 7 pm - 11 pm
Circus for Circus 
Tickets are $25.00 or you can donate  All proceeds go to C.A.M.P.

The Manitoba Theatre for Young People lobby will be full of aerial and acrobatic performers, 
wine, beer, food, prizes, and music to raise money for C.A.M.P. 
It will be an 18+ cocktail event with entertainment all night long. Dress for an evening out! 

See Take Flight Aerial & Acrobatics Troupe, who performed at Pride Festival 2013!
We are also giving away a ton of fabulous prizes including WestJest flight vouchers!

C.A.M.P. is the Circus and Magic Partnership run by Winnipeg International Children’s Festival.  C.A.M.P. puts on circus camps for Winnipeg and Northern at-risk youth. 
Kids learn magic, acrobatics, aerial and more. 

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