September 23rd, 2019

Local Entertainment

Radio Ramblings: Songs for your girls road trip playlist

By Amber Beierbach on August 29th, 2019

The final long weekend of summer is nearly upon us and I’m leaving the baby with the hubby and heading out on a road trip to B.C. with some girlfriends. Long drives are usually pretty boring but the right playlist can help turn a dragging trip into a fun time and before you know it ... Read More »

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Eye on the Esplanade: Keeping memories alive, helping stories live on

By Jenni Utrera Barrientos on August 23rd, 2019

The saying goes, “when work is a pleasure, life is a joy.” While my work is a pleasure, it also recently came and punched me unexpectedly right in the gut. Let me explain: Here in the Archives at the Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre we provide reference and research support, helping people find that ever ... Read More »

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Moscow Ballet looking for local dancers

By Medicine Hat News on August 23rd, 2019

Local ballet students are invited to audition to dance at Moscow Ballet’s “Great Russian Nutcracker” show, set for the Canalta Centre later this year. Youth ages six to 18 can audition for roles including party children, small mice, Russian snow maidens and more. Auditions will take place at Medicine Hat School of performing arts on ... Read More »

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‘We Will Rock You’ coming to the Esplanade next year

By Medicine Hat News on August 23rd, 2019

The Esplanade will rock in January. “We Will Rock You,” the musical based on the music of Queen, will be at the Esplanade for one night only on Jan. 18. “‘We Will Rock You’ follows two revolutionaries, Galileo and Scaramouche, on a quest to save rock n’ roll in a post-apocalyptic world where there are ... Read More »

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After Dark Aug. 22-28, 2019

By medicinehatnews on August 22nd, 2019

THURSDAY – 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 nights, Corona, 9 p.m. – Karaoke, Mainliner Pub – Cozy Comedy’s Netflix & Chill comedy special on the ... Read More »

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Popular Puerto Vallarta show coming to Medicine Hat

By medicinehatnews on August 22nd, 2019

From the beaches of Mexico to the Badlands of southeastern Alberta, a show like no other comes to Medicine Hat next week. The Crazy Senoritas will perform at on Aug. 28 at Juggie’s Tap House & Grill. What makes them “crazy”? It’s hard to pin it down, really. The group of female impersonators brings humorous ... Read More »

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Radio Ramblings: What parents do when kids go back to school

By Poncho Parker on August 22nd, 2019

@ponchoparker Forget about filling up the shopping cart with duotangs, whiteout and the 64-pack special of crayons with the built-in sharpener. Head down the party aisle of your favourite place to spend money and you’ll notice party hats, noisemakers, confetti guns and streamers are flying off the shelf faster than the mailing out of photo ... Read More »

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Offspring, Sum 41 to play the Hat in November

By Medicine Hat News on August 19th, 2019

Medicine Hat News Mega-platinum-selling band the Offsrping as well as Canadian rock band Sum 41 are teaming up for a Canadian tour this year – their only Alberta stop will be in the Hat. The tour kicks off in Halifax on Nov. 12 and the bands, alongside special guest Dinosaur Pile-Up, will play the Canalta ... Read More »

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Radio Ramblings: Ah, summer memories: Life at the lake is best

By Medicine Hat News on August 8th, 2019

It’s hard to believe that summer is already half over. Once August hits, everyone seems to switch into back-to-school mode. I’m not ready for summer to be over; I haven’t even taken my summer holidays yet. I’m looking forward to heading home to southeast Saskatchewan next week for some relaxation at my family’s cabin at ... Read More »

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‘Eagle Eyes’ pays tribute to some great music

By Chris Brown on August 8th, 2019

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com@MHNBrown From a fashion perspective, an Eagles tribute band is about as easy as it gets. After all, the Eagles were basically four guys who performed in T-shirts and jeans. But the music is where it gets difficult. The Eagles were renowned for their vocals, harmonizing and skills on the instruments. So that’s where Eagle ... Read More »

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