Arts & Entertainment

Conservatory of Music Concerts at Chalmers-Wesley Church

Painting the nude in early 20th century Canada

The human body is one if not the most complex subject an artist can deal with.  At the same time, the public's reactions to the body, particularly when it is unclothed, are just as complex.   Yet artists, since the beginning of times, have represented the nude body and have never ceased to submit such images to the acceptation or rejection of their public.  Throughout the years, in the relatio

Jack Johnson En Concert in High-Definition

Cineplex Entertainment and Universal Music Canada, the country's leading music company, are pleased to present the Canadian premiere of the concert documentary, Jack Johnson En Concert, on Wednesday, October 21st at 7 pm (local time) at select Cineplex Entertainment theatres across Canada, just days before the release of the Jack Johnson En Concert CD and DVD on October 27.

Jeffery Hale Summer Jazz super

Just a quick line to let you know that the free Jazz Concert offered to the Québec City community by the Jeffrey Hale Friends' Foundation was super. The musicians, Dave Parker and Paul Hinton, took us on a tour of the Western Hemisphere with their rang of works from New Orleans to Brazil !

QAC brings South Pacific to the stage this fall

The Quebec Art Company has chosen the Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic South Pacific for its fall musical production.  Drawn from James Michener’s novel <

Charles Daudelin – sculptor

His art in public places

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Photo: Jerry

Robert Lepage teams up with Cirque du Soleil to create a show featuring First Nations

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Photo: Marie White

 

Robert Lepage visited the Huron-Wendat annual pow wow last week, organized by Tourisme Wendake, and word has it that he will be starting a new project with Cirque du Soleil to feature First Nations' culture. Details of the show are not yet out but it could be slated for 2010.

Jeffery Hale free Jazz Concert

The Jeffery Hale Friends'Foundation invites you to a free Jazz Concert, Sunday, August 23, 2009, 2:00 - 3:30  on the Jeffery Hale Terrace (behind the hospital) featuring Dave Parker on saxophone and Paul Hinton on guitar.

Parking is free and refreshments will be served. Places are limited so please call to reserve (418 684-2260) Deadline August 14

Sting closes Festival

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The Festival d'ete de Quebec continues to draw bigger and bigger crowds, helped along this year by appearances of world-famous performers as face-painted rockers KISS, international opera star Placido Domingo and Sting. Here, Sting closes out the 2009 festival Sunday night at Scene Bell on the Plains of Abraham.

American art: coming of age 1850's to 1950's - Part III

The struggle of the moderns

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Photo: MNBAQ
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