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Sex and the City creator, Yuk Yuk’s Comedy, and more

Sex and the CIty creator Candace Bushnell

The international best-selling novelist and creator of Sex and the City, Candace Bushnell, is one of many 

acts coming to Confederation Centre of the Arts this month forCompassTech LIVE @ the Centre. 

On April 6, Yuk Yuk’s Comedy returns to The Mack with Peter Anthony. Originally from Pictou, NS, he is a Canadian Comedy Award winner who has appeared at the Just for Laughs Festival, Halifax Comedy Festival, and on MTV, MuchMusic, and CBC’s The Debaters. His stand-up is full of East Coast references that will leave audience members in stitches.

Candace Bushnell will bring her one-woman show to the Centre on April 11. She takes the audience on whirlwind tour of New York City, from Studio 54 to the Lipstick Jungle and beyond, sharing her remarkable stories of fashion, literature, and sex while pouring cosmos in Manolos. 

The two choirs at Confederation Centre of the Arts will perform their final concerts of the season at The Mack this month.Catch Confederation Singers on April 13 with Lift Every Voice. The concert seeks to lift up a diverse array of voices and features the works of women, Black, and Indigenous composers and arrangers. Confederation Centre Youth Chorus will perform Singing Our Stories on April 27. The concert will feature songs from a variety of styles and influences and incorporate pieces chosen by the singers themselves. Selections include works from Matilda and The Greatest Showman, and more. 

The dance umbrella students at the Centre will also present their final performances of the season. On April 20, catch the musical theatre class present Once Upon a Fairytale at The Mack. The performance will recount familiar tales of magic and mystery with a bit of a twist and feature adorable animals, hardworking dwarves, evil villains, courageous heroes and, of course, happy endings. After a full season of training at the Centre, dance umbrella students are thrilled to perform their Year-end Showcase on May 4 at the Sobey Family Theatre. Both productions have matinee and evening shows.