Tiny Island Concert Series

Music PEI live-streamed performances

Music PEI’s Tiny Island Concert Series kicks off on Sunday, March 29, with live-streamed performances at musicpei.com. Every show throughout the ...

City Cinema Presents “Corpus Christi” and “The Wild Goose Lake”

films available online

City Cinema has partnered up with the distributor Film Movement to deliver cinema-goers titles that had been scheduled to play at the cinema in April....

Indian River Festival cancelled

A message from the Indian River Festival

"Dear Friends,It is with heavy hearts that we must announce the cancellation of the 2020 edition of the Indian River Festival.We have not come to this...

2020 Canadian Folk Music Awards Show

The 2020 Canadian Folk Music Awards (CFMAs) are moving their Awards celebration online this year, and will present all 20 Awards virtually, on Sat. Ap...

Comedian James Mullinger Gives the Gift of Comedy

New stand up special for all to enjoy right now FREE

A message from James Mullinger:"This is pretty much the worst time ever for all of us collectively. So rather than try to profit from a time that has ...

Charlottetown Film Society

It has been a busy few months for The Charlottetown Film Society, having achieved registered charity status, purchased City Cinema, obtained a license...

Over 4,000 titles free at NFB.ca

an online destination for the whole family

Accessing quality content for the young—and the young at heart—can be a challenge. NFB.ca offers a vast selection of short and feature-length film...

True North

PEI Symphony Orchestra

On March 1st, when the PEI Symphony Orchestra presented “True North” under the direction of guest conductor Mélanie Léonard, the weather gods we...

Ladies Night

Fascinating Maritime Ladies

Fascinating female trios abound in pop culture, from classical icons like the mythological Fates and MacBeth’s witches to modern examples like Charl...

Chrissy Blanchard

A Place to Play

Before we get to sit down to chat at a coffee shop in Charlottetown, a former student from the music program at Bluefield High School pegs his high-sc...

Beautiful snow

Newfoundlanders have once again inspired us with their joyful acceptance of life’s little surprises – in this case, 70 cm of snow. Everyone has se...

Four lead roles

Quinn Dooley, Laurie Murdoch, Connor Lucas and Marlane O’Brien joining Avonlea in 2020

Four of the lead roles in this summer’s 56th edition of Anne of Green Gables—The Musical™ have been announced by the Charlottetown Festival. Re...

Juno Nominees

Catherine MacLellan and Irish Mythen have both been nominated for a JUNO award for Contemporary Roots Album of the Year. Catherine MacLellan’s 7th ...

PEI CFMA nominees

Vishtèn Traditional Album Of The Year, Horizons; Ensemble Of The Year, Horizons; Oliver Shroer Pushing the Boundries Award, Horizons Jenn Grant Co...

Takako

Wrong Planet Band

Taking their ‘60s-sounding surf-rock songs that often feel like they come from an unknown planet floating in space, Wrong Planet Band have gone stra...

And Yet I blame Hollywood

Benefit of a stout

Every year, March provides the first indication we have survived yet another winter. We all did fairly well and should give ourselves a pat on the bac...

Soup for you!

I’ve very much enjoyed this winter so far (so far being essential, I’m sure I’ll be complaining by the end of March). We’ve had few very cold ...

Evening visitors

Quite often when I’m giving talks about forests or wildlife, I’ll mention flying squirrels. They’re one of my favourite mammals, but as they are...

Brett and Drew

Two actors will portray 40 characters this summer

They say it takes a village and two Charlottetown Festival actors, Rejéan Cournoyer and Jeremy Legat, will take on the whole town in comedic play Bed...

2020 Music PEI Awards: Winners

Many Island musicians and industry folk gathered together on Sunday, February 9 at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel to see who would take home awards from...

PEI Nominees for 2020 East Coast Music Awards

The East Coast Music Association announced the 2020 East Coast Music Award nominees in St. John's, Newfoundland on Thursday morning. Once again, seve...

Tell Tale Harbour

The Charlottetown Festival Announces Development of New Musical with Alan Doyle

Confederation Centre CEO Steve Bellamy, Artistic Director Adam Brazier, GM of Theatre Dean Constable, and Canadian icon Alan Doyle, made a special ann...

Brewery Battle

Hopyard hosts eight PEI breweries in friendly competition

After ringing in the end of another successful year, Charlottetown’s beloved beer institution Hopyard has dreamt up another series of great beer eve...

Mo Duffy Cobb

Moving words

Author and PEI Writers’ Guild president Mo Duffy Cobb holds a mug of coffee in her Charlottetown kitchen, reflecting on the recent strategic plannin...

Hidden Life of Trees

Books have always been a big part of my life. And though I read a lot of fiction, I am forever beholden to books that help me gain a better understand...

Winter woods

The temperature has risen to above freezing but there is a deep layer of snow on the ground. We walk down to the church and put on snowshoes in the le...

Artistic passions

Summerside artist Stephen Leard ‘s eclectic creations

Stephen Leard calls himself a “tinkerer.” I call him a gentle man with a gift. I had the privilege of meeting Steve and his wife Roxanne recently...

Slayin’ it

With Valentine’s Day (or Galentine’s Day or whatever you choose to celebrate or not) coming up I thought I’d take the chance to take a look at w...

Takako

Dennis Ellsworth

Entering his 4th decade as a musician, Dennis Ellsworth has stepped into 2020 with a new outlook on his career and what it means to be an artist today...

And Yet I Blame Hollywood

85 years of art

Retrospective of the art of Nan Ferrier

A retrospective exhibition of work by island artist Nan Ferrier is being displayed at Eptek Art & Culture Centre in Summerside. 85 Years of Painti...

Home and Away

Exhibit of paintings by Kathleen and Robert Milner

Home and Away is the title that Malpeque artists Kathleen and Robert Milner have given to their Sixty Days of Fame exhibit featured at MacNaught Histo...

Art in the Open 2020

Outdoor arts festival seeking artist proposals

Art in the Open will be celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2020 and is inviting local, regional and national artists to submit their artistic proposa...

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