Arts Roundup

The Arts Roundup provides you with the latest headlines and happenings related to arts and culture in the Edmonton region.
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Recent editions

Thursday, May 30, 2024

The latest on arts in Edmonton. West Anthem releases strategy to make YEG a music city; Folk Fest announces lineup; Lance Cardinal to create solar-panel mural on downtown building

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Thursday, May 23, 2024

The latest on arts in Edmonton. Gaming studios get ESIO support; CKUA presses for federal funding; Fringe announces theme

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Thursday, May 16, 2024

The latest on arts in Edmonton. Festival season heats up; Busyrawk returns to Chinatown; Freewill spreads The Tempest around

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Recent articles

The word "ARTS" in block letters with images representing visual art, theatre, music, and coming together superimposed on the letters
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Podcasters wonder what makes a district

Following city council's decision to designate Rice Howard Way as a downtown entertainment district, news about two other districts in downtown Edmonton caught the attention of Episode 264 of Speaking Municipally.

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arts business

How Dept.9 is taking bets to grow local film

Dept.9 Studios is betting a new short-form series called Department of Paranormal Affairs can raise the profile of Alberta's film industry.

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E-scooters in downtown Edmonton.
city council arts

On the agenda: Citadel, e-scooters, entertainment district

This week, city council will discuss a proposed new lease with the Citadel Theatre, who will operate our e-scooters and e-bikes, and the proposed downtown entertainment district.

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