February 3, 2016
February 6, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pmRexall PlaceCA $30 - CA $60 + Service Charges & Handling FeesEvent websiteThe excitement of the Monster Jam® makes its return to Northlands Rexall Place from February 6-7, 2016.Monster Jam® Tour, starring the biggest performers on four wheels: Monster Jam monster trucks! The twelve-feet-tall, ten-thousand-pound machines will bring you to your feet, racing and ripping up a custom-designed track full of obstacles to soar over – OR smash through. The Monster Jam Tour 2016 season brings more Monster Jam excitement tailored perfectly for your family’s budget, and these colourful, larger-than-life beasts are sure to capture the hearts of both young and old.Featuring Monster Jam® Trucks: Northern Nightmare® driven by Cam McQueen, Zombie™ driven by Sean Duhon, Monster Mutt® driven by TBA, NEA driven by Norm Miller, Bounty Hunter driven by Trent Montgomery, Iron Outlaw driven by Brian Maes, Hotsy driven by TBA, Midnight Rider driven by Tom Herzog. Subject to change without notice.SaturdayPit Party:11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. First Show: Doors open 1 p.m. with start time of 2 p.m. Second Show: Doors open 6:30 p.m. with start time of 7:30 p.m.SundayPit Party:from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Show: Doors open at 1 p.m. with start time of 2 p.m.
Students in Grade 1 and up, who struggle with reading come in and read with a buddy. Buddies are volunteers from the community and may be teens, parents or seniors. Please call to register. This program runs weekly from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays from Jan. 20 to Feb. 24. Register in advance, online at www.sapl.ca, at the children’s desk on the main floor or call 780-459-1532. St. Albert Public Library, inside St. Albert Place, 5 St. Anne Street.
This will be a 55+ league for fun, recreation and camaraderie, beginning in the spring of 2016 at City of St. Albert diamonds. Teams will be balanced; slowpitch rules will be modified for safety and fun; teams will self-umpire their games. People are need to play and help with organization. Contact SASRL at 780-460-1041 or email email@example.com and leave your information.
It’s a journey from the laid-back acoustic material synonymous with Neil Young's early years to the 'arena rock' that inspired a generation of grunge rockers. Kit Johnson returns to the Festival Place stage with the eerily familiar voice that recalls the very best of Neil Young. Joined by Alberta musical luminaries Tim Leacock, Steve Pineo, and Ross Watson, All Neil All Night is a celebration of Young's music by Alberta's top "roots-rockers." Saturday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m.,100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park. For ticket info, call the box office, 780-449-3378.
Brilliant young Jordanian-Canadian guitarist – a new star in Canadian classical music. Winner of both the first prize and the Audience Choice Award in the Barrios WorldWideWeb Competition 2011, first prize winner of the Montréal International Classical Guitar Competition 2011, and second prize winner in the Tokyo 55th International Classical Guitar Competition, Tariq Harb has quickly established himself as one of Canada’s leading guitarists. Born in Jordan to parents of Palestinian origin, Harb holds a Masters in Performance degree from McGill University and a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of Toronto. He has given concerts in such prestigious venues as the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Egypt’s Cairo Opera House and the Glenn Gould studios in Toronto, where he was showcased as a CBC Radio NEXT! Artist. Saturday, Feb. 6 at 8 p.m., Muttart Hall, Alberta College 10050 Macdonald Drive. Tickets: $20/members/students/seniors; $25/general. Call 780-420-1757 or purchase online at: www.tixonthesquare.ca
Corb Lund's Things that Can't Be Undone was named one of CBC's Best Canadian Albums of 2015 and topped several year-end lists including The Boot, Boston Globe and Americana Music Show. The song "S Lazy H" brings back heart-wrenching classic storytelling and was included in American Songwriter's Top 50 Songs of the Year and NPR Music's Favorite Songs Of 2015. Saturday, Feb. 6at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. Ticket info from Ticketmaster: 1-855-985-5500 or online at www.ticketmaster.ca
By Blaine Newton, directed by John Hudson. The past and present collide in this powerful new dramastarring: Mark Kunji Ikeda, Glenn Nelson, Liana Shannon and Aaron Talbot. A Japanese fisherman caught in the fall out of an American nuclear detonation. A dispassionate anthropologist teaching the effects of radiation on human populations. A cynical politician out to protect his country no matter what the cost. Weaving back and forth between 1954 and the present day, Bravo is a captivating drama that compassionately explores decisions that changed the world and their all too human consequences. Tickets are available by calling 780-420-1757 and online at www.tixonthesquare.caor by calling Shadow Theatre at 780-434-5564. At the Backstage Theatre, 10330-84 Ave. Runs Jan. 20 to Feb. 7. Opening night: Thursday, Jan. 21.