Upcoming awesomeness: music, poetry & theatre

Happy New Year, all! Here are a bunch of upcoming events/performances/productions to watch out for – and there’s a little somethin’ for everyone here: Tin Star Orphans open for The Strumbellas at The Dakota Tavern on Tues, Jan 8. The next edition of The Beautiful & the Damned poetry cabaret, hosted by Philip Cairns andContinue reading “Upcoming awesomeness: music, poetry & theatre”

The Shoemaker & the Pant-O-Mimes coming up @ Red Sandcastle Theatre

Before I head off for the holiday, wanted to give a shout out to Red Sandcastle Theatre’s upcoming panto extravaganza The Shoemaker and the Pant-O-Mimes. Here’s the official word from the folks at Red Sandcastle: COME ENJOY a brand new PANTOMIME in the friendly, informal RED SANDCASTLE THEATRE with a crazy cast of characters :Continue reading “The Shoemaker & the Pant-O-Mimes coming up @ Red Sandcastle Theatre”

Raw heart sounds – Tin Star Orphans @ the Horseshoe

Shortly after my friends, Kat, Lizzie, Lizzie’s friend Janis and I entered the back room of the Horseshoe last night, we met up with drummer Johnny Rowe, who was set to do double duty with two bands: Inlet Sound and Tin Star Orphans in back-to-back sets at the top of the evening – which isContinue reading “Raw heart sounds – Tin Star Orphans @ the Horseshoe”

Theatre & music – upcoming adventures

Busy week for this bloggergal, chickens. Here’s a peek at what I’ll be up to: Atic Productions has a short run of Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? opening at the Tarragon Extra Space tonight and running until June 24. This production was directed by Carter West, and features actors Benjamin Blais, BenContinue reading “Theatre & music – upcoming adventures”

Last adventures of 2011

Happy New Year! Lots going on since I last checked in. Thursday night, I headed to The Painted Lady to hear the Cubadors with my friend Marta, who knows the guitar player, Ana Medeiros. These three musicians rock, with great sounds that include musical influences The B52s and The Police, and I also heard U2’sContinue reading “Last adventures of 2011”