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Welcome to The Buzz!

We are Prince Edward Island’s guide to What’s Going On.

The Buzz is a monthly publication dedicated to sharing the latest and greatest when it comes to arts and culture news and events across PEI.

If it’s happening, we want you to know about it.
…and there’s a lot of stuff happening!

The Latest

John Cleese

I was 17 when Monty Python’s Flying Circus first introduced the world to John Cleese. In the ensuing year...

Key roles cast

Artistic Director Adam Brazier has announced select casting for the 55th consecutive seaso...

Mamma Mia!

The Charlottetown Festival returns to an idyllic Greek island for Mamma Mia! this summer, ...

Parent and Ritchie

Rebecca Parent and Hugh Ritchie star in the 2019 production of Anne & Gilbert-The Musi...

Poetry in Voice finalist

Montague Regional High School student Berry Genge has been selected as a national finalist...

This summer at The Guild

Highlights include the mainstay production of Anne & Gilbert: The Musical; Meanwhile I...

Indian River Festival

Not only does this year’s Indian River Festival 24th season lineup include folk, jazz, b...

Summerside Arts Festival concerts

The Summerside Arts Festival, presented by Wyatt Heritage Properties Inc., has announced t...

Actors announced for Where You Are

Victoria Playhouse has announced the cast of Kristen Da Silva’s Where You Are. Islanders...

Music

Heaven to Me

PEI Brewing Company announced recently that Catherine MacLellan, Meaghan Blanchard and Gordie MacKeeman will be bringing their brand-new show Heaven to Me—Songs & Stories of Prince Edw...

Arts

Trilogy at The Guild

Trilogy, artwork by Island artists Alison Storey, Juanita Glenn and Hélène LaRouche, will be on view at The ...

Lackadaisy

A local ‘zine that focuses on the voices of young Island female artists is featuring the...

In the Balance

A new exhibition opened April 27 at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery (CCAG) in Charlot...

Art Opening: Abstract Joy

Abstract Joy: The Amazing Natural Beauty That Surrounds Us, work by Julea Boswell, is disp...

On Stage

Key roles cast

Artistic Director Adam Brazier has announced select casting for the 55th consecutive season of Anne of Green Gables—The Musical™. Connor Lucas will return to The Charlottetown Festival ...

Community

The elusive ironwood

Ironwood. Now that’s a name for a tree. Nothing weeping or willowy or trembling about this one. The very name oozes strength and hardness.  This native tree was probably never really comm...

Food & Drink

Lager weather

As the weather continues to warm, spring yard work makes way for summer beach days, where no other style of be...

Takako

Winterdine People’s Choice

Claddagh Oyster House’ Chef Mitchell Jackson is the winner of the 2019 Winterdine’s Pe...

A new era

For nearly three decades, Diversified Metal Engineering manufactured equipment that fueled...

On Screen

The Song and the Sorrow

The Song and the Sorrow, a documentary directed by PEI filmmaker Millefiore Clarkes, and produced by the National Film Board of Canada, explores the lives of two of Atlantic Canada’s music...

Readers & Writers

Poetry in Voice finalist

Montague Regional High School student Berry Genge has been selected as a national finalist to the Poetry In Vo...

The Red Fox / Le Renard Roux

The Red Fox / Le Renard Roux, by Leona Arsenault, is full images and facts about the red f...

The Confederation Bridge/ Pont de la Conféderation

The Confederation Bridge connects Prince Edward Island with the rest of the Maritime provi...

The Devil May Lie

Mima (aka Michelle M. Arsenault) has recently published her 11th book. The Devil May Lie i...

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