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Lunch Pail Theatre: First Call for Actors and Crew

First Call for Actors and Crew

Lunch Pail Theatre presents the award-winning play, “Twelve Angry Jurors”

Set in 1956 and originally titled 12 ANGRY MEN, the play has been updated with a diverse cast of men and women set to deliberate on a murder case.  There have been few changes to the powerful script and though some details have been updated — the basics of the story and characters are timeless.

New Evening Workshops and FREE item in February at Old Town Glassworks


Greetings Friends and Supporters of Old Town Glassworks.  We are now offering Evening Workshops Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 6-8 pm! We are also running a Special until the end of February , where every participant of an evening workshop  can receive one extra FREE item of your choice -up to an $18 value. Please share with any one you know who might be interested.


Thanks & Have a super day!


Old Town Glassworks
3510 McDonald Drive
Yellowknife, NT, Canada
X1A 2H1

info@ygr.coop

867-669-7654

NWT Teachers' Association Territorial Conference, Sept 29 - Oct 1

Registration is now available for the NWT Teachers' Association Territorial Conference, Sept 29 - Oct 1. The conference website includes information on presentations, registration forms, and information on transportation to Yellowknife as well as accommodations.

We encourage all of our members to welcome the participants in this conference and help provide them with the best experience possible during their stay in our city.

Mental Health Matters, Clara's Northern Journey

In May 2014, Olympian Clara Hughes visited 9 communities in Northern Canada as part of her "Let's Talk" bicycle journey across Canada where she encouraged all Canadians to be part of the conversation about mental health and help end the stigma around mental illness.

 

As well as riding her bike down the Dempster Highway, Clara engaged in 24 community events and visited 9 schools where she shared her own ongoing journey, suffering and challenges with mental health in an engaging and inspirational way.

 

Call to Artists: Gallery on 47th Grand Opening Gala

 

On Friday, May 23rd, the Aurora Arts Society will be holding its official grand opening as operators of The Gallery on 47th Street. The opening will be an evening reception inviting AAS members and the Yellowknife community at large to visit the Gallery, learn about the AAS, and view or purchase pieces created by AAS member artists.

 

AAS members are invited to submit up to two ready to hang pieces for show and sale at the Gallery on 47th Grand Opening Gala.

 

Criteria for submission:

Call to Artists: Gallery on 47th 2014 Commercial Programming is now open

The Gallery on 47th in Yellowknife is seeking submissions for our 2014 Commercial Gallery Program. 

Commercial shows will include a Friday night opening with appetizers and wine, layout and printing of posters, and promotion on the gallery’s website and Facebook page.

Submissions are welcome from artists and curators at all stages of their careers.

Artists must be Aurora Arts Society members in good standing.

Complete details and application form are attached or can be downloaded from the AAS website.

NorthWords 2014 Guest Authors

Brave New North
June 5 – 8, 2014, Yellowknife, NT
June 5, 2014,  Fort Smith, NT

 

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Robert Sawyer, Photo by Bernard Clark

NorthWords NWT is delighted to announce the guest authors for the 9th Annual NorthWords Writers Festival to take place in Yellowknife June 5 – 8, 2014 and in Fort Smith on June 5, 2014.

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