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Cavalia Odysseo’s Big Top Rises Again in Winnipeg

Cavalia Odysseo’s Big Top Rises Again in Winnipeg

Cavalia Odysseo
The big top for Cavalia’s Odysseo rises in south Winnipeg on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (CHRISD.CA)

It’s the last time the giant big top will rise at the corner of Kenaston Boulevard and Sterling Lyon Parkway.

Cavalia Odysseo — the largest touring show of its kind — returns to Winnipeg on May 12 before production eventually ramps down on the show.

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HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

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Kortney and Dave Wilson from HGTV’s ‘Masters of Flip’ will appear at this year’s Winnipeg Home + Garden Show. (HANDOUT)

If spring has you itching to tackle that new home renovation project, the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show should be a stop on your Mike Holmes-inspired journey.

More than 200 professional contractors and renovation experts will pack the RBC Convention Centre April 5-8 for the 44th annual show.

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Boost to Prairie Theatre Exchange Means Expanded Season

Boost to Prairie Theatre Exchange Means Expanded Season

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Mom’s the Word: Nest ½ Empty plays this season at Prairie Theatre Exchange. (EMILY COOPER PHOTO)

WINNIPEG — An expanded offering of plays is promised for theatre-goers at Prairie Theatre Exchange this season.

PTE’s 2018-19 season includes the newly-added Leap Series, a new series of challenging and provoking plays that push the boundaries of story-telling in theatre.

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Manitoba Musicians Win at Juno Awards Gala

Manitoba Musicians Win at Juno Awards Gala

Fred Penner
Fred Penner receives a Juno Award for children’s album of the year during a gala in Vancouver on Saturday, March 24, 2018. (JUNOAWARDS.CA)

Manitoba artists won two Juno Awards Saturday night during a gala event in Vancouver.

Children’s entertainer Fred Penner took home the award for children’s album of the year for his latest recording, Hear the Music. The award is Penner’s fourth Juno, including a win for his last release in 2015.

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