April 20th, 2018

Local Entertainment

After Dark March 29-April 4

By Medicine Hat News on March 29th, 2018

Note: Some listings may be cancelled due to the Easter long weekend. Check with the establishment. THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Signs of spring

By Medicine Hat News on March 29th, 2018

Last week the first official day of spring went down and, unofficially, I bought into what Mother Nature was pawning off. Like every other man with a garage who doesn’t use it to store vehicles, I could be found inside, messing with the automatic door opener and re-examining my season priorities. The first obstacle to ... Read More »

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Five new Esplanade shows announced

By Medicine Hat News on March 27th, 2018

Medicine Hat News The five shows announced by the Esplanade on Monday are based in music, but a wide array of styles and performances separates them. Most would likely rank the Andre-Philippe Gagnon performance on May 25 as the most interesting in terms of the performance. Gagnon is known as The Man of 1,000 Voices ... Read More »

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Crescent Heights, Hat High and McCoy bands unite for show

By Medicine Hat News on March 24th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Bands from Medicine Hat’s three high schools will bring their immense talents together for one night next week. The annual Tri-School Band concert is set for Monday at 7 p.m. at the Esplanade, featuring the Crescent Heights High School Band, Medicine Hat High School Band, and Monsignor McCoy High School Band. Songs ... Read More »

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Classic Albums Live, Kentucky Headhunters on tap for the Esplanade

By Medicine Hat News on March 23rd, 2018

Medicine Hat News The three-show Classic Albums Live series ends tonight with one of the best-selling albums of all-time. Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumours” will be performed cut for cut and note for note at a sold-out Esplanade tonight. The album, which has sold 20 million certified units spawned the hits “Dreams,” “Go Your own Way” and ... Read More »

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Eye on the Esplanade: Many facets to the Esplanade people don’t often think about

By Medicine Hat News on March 23rd, 2018

So, what do you do at the Esplanade? My job is facility worker for the City’s Community Development Department and I get asked that question a lot when I tell people I work at the Esplanade. Many believe the building only has a theatre, which is fair I guess, since some huge acts have graced ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Spring is here, so let’s party

By Medicine Hat News on March 22nd, 2018

While it may not seem like it just yet, spring is officially here. I know I’m not alone in thinking that this winter felt like one of the longest ever in Medicine Hat. In fact, the month of February was the Gas City’s coldest in the past 25 years. While there’s still snow piled high ... Read More »

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Fun the goal at Firehall’s ‘Cinderella’ pantomime

By Mo Cranker on March 22nd, 2018

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat’s Firehall Theatre is getting ready to put on a classic. Running for six dates in April, Cinderella is a new rendition of a well-known play. “This is the classic ‘Cinderella,'” said director Peter Leeming. “It’s the story we all know, the story of a servant girl who ends up becoming ... Read More »

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After Dark March 22-28

By Medicine Hat News on March 22nd, 2018

THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – Top 40 DJ music with Ryan Stewart, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – DJ jam ... Read More »

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Hat native launching book at The Cellar Sunday

By Medicine Hat News on March 17th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Former Hatter Natalie Appleton is back in the city this weekend for a launch party for her new book. Not only is Appleton a former Hatter but her memoir “I Have Something to Tell You” is set partly in Medicine Hat, so the city is a fitting place for the launch at ... Read More »

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