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Sudburian Matthew Heiti has been shortlisted by the Playwrights Guild of Canada for an award for his play, “Mucking in the Drift.”The play was produced by Sudbury Theatre Centre last year, the first time a local playwright's work has been featured as one of the theatre's main stage productions. Heiti is STC's playwright in residence.Deeply rooted in Northern Ontario a...

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Oct 01, 2014

Wanted: Artists to help out in classroom

The Sudbury Catholic District School Board is compiling a list of visual artists, musicians, singers and dancers willing to act as a resource to educators in delivering the arts curriculum. Supplied photo.

Are you a local artist willing to help out local students?The Sudbury Catholic District School Board...

Oct 01, 2014

'Uncanny' comedian coming to Sudbury

 Laugh it up with Gavin Stephens at two local shows in October. Supplied photo.

Gavin Stephens brings his Uncanny Comedy Tour to Greater Sudbury in October.Stephens is a stand-up c...

Oct 01, 2014

Celebrating '69: John Fogerty visits Sudbury Arena

Watch John Fogerty at the Sudbury Arena starting at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17. Supplied photo.

Creedance Clearwater Revival's John Fogerty takes the stage at the Sudbury Arena starting at 7:30 p....

Oct 01, 2014

Sudburian nominated for Playwrights Guild of Canada award

Matthew Heiti is up for a Playwrights Guild of Canada award for his play, “Mucking in the Drift,” produced by Sudbury Theatre Centre in 2013. Supplied photo.

Sudburian Matthew Heiti has been shortlisted by the Playwrights Guild of Canada for an award for his...

Oct 01, 2014

Looking on the funny side of life

Comedian Mike MacDonald will take the stage for two shows at Little Montreal Oct. 11. Supplied photo.

Canadian comedy scene veteran Mike MacDonald said his goal has always been to show people the funny ...

Oct 01, 2014

Theory of a Deadman set to visit Sudbury

Watch Theory of a Deadman at the Sudbury Event Centre Nov. 22. Supplied photo.

Vancouver band Theory of a Deadman is set to play Sudbury Nov. 22. Savages Tour 2014 will see the ba...

Oct 01, 2014

TNO's Midsummer part romantic comedy, part urban tale

Check out “Midsummer” at TNO Oct. 16-18. Supplied photo.

Théâtre du Nouvel-Ontario presents “Midsummer” Oct. 16-18.The production stars the multi-talented Is...

Oct 01, 2014

Canada's oldest Knight celebrates 103rd birthday

From left to right are Knights Vern Borton, Vance Borton, Jim Bubba, his son, Tom Bubba, Richard Rivard and Grand Knight Steve Yawney. Supplied photo.

The Knights of Columbus Father Brian McKee Council 1387 and the parishioners of Christ the King Chur...

Sep 30, 2014

Cook for Me Sudbury names finalists

The two finalists in Cook for Me Sudbury are Mike Sipos and Sandra Beites. Supplied photo.

Cook for Me Sudbury is Sudbury Living’s newest signature event, and has got the community buzzing.Th...

Sep 30, 2014

Attention Fred-heads: Eaglesmith back in Sudbury Oct. 25

Fred Eaglesmith is back in the Sudbury area again Oct. 25 to play a concert at the Italian Club in Copper Cliff. Supplied photo.

It seems that Fred Eaglesmith likes the Sudbury area. A few months after playing small shows in Noel...

Sep 30, 2014

Oktoberfest announces musical lineup

Amanda Davids and the FunkRiders are the headliners at the inaugural Northern Lights Oktoberfest, which takes place in Bell Park this weekend. Supplied photo.

Northern Lights Festival Boréal has announced its music lineup for the first annual Northern Lights ...

Sep 29, 2014

Art exhibition inspires evening of dance

Performers from Dance Evolution will be among those taking part in the “Dance Works in Progress” event at the Art Gallery of Sudbury Oct. 3. Supplied photo.

Art Gallery of Sudbury will host a presentation starting at 7 p.m. Oct. 3 called “Dance Works in Pro...

Sep 29, 2014

Cambrian music faculty to entertain Oct. 3

The Sudbury Guitar Trio will perform at Cambrian College Oct. 3. Supplied photo.

Cambrian College will continue an annual tradition with its Faculty Potpourri concert Oct. 3.The con...

Sep 29, 2014

Artists on Elgin the 'place to be' in October

Local artist Sarah King Gold works on a painting. An interactive installation called “A place to be” by King Gold will be on display at Artists on Elgin throughout the month of October. Supplied photo.

An interactive installation called “A place to be” by local artist Sarah King Gold will be on displa...

Sep 26, 2014

Fiddlin' his way to the top

Paul Lemelin recently took home the top prize in the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Competition. Photo by Lois Siegel.

Paul Lemelin is a busy guy. Not only is he a married father of four who works at Vale Exploration, t... Video:

Sep 26, 2014

Confetti and catcalls: Audiences key to Rocky Horror

Audiences are welcome to participate in Sudbury Theatre Centre's “The Rocky Horror Show,” which runs Sept. 25 to Oct. 18. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen.

In Shakespeare's time, theatre-goers were rather more boisterous than they are now, cat-calling and ...

Sep 25, 2014

The spirit of co-operation

Young models, from left, Mischa Kennedy, Elizabeth Kennedy, Caleb Seguin, Scarlett Jacobs and Kayleigh Brunet are featured in a photo shoot that brought together a number of businesses that lent their time and talent to make it happen. Photo by Amanda White Photography.

Putting aside any competitive nature, a number of local business owner joined forces recently in an ...

Sep 24, 2014

Cinéfest Sudbury hands out hardware

Callam Rodya's Beautiful Monster took home the first place prize in the open category of the Best in Shorts competition. Supplied photo.

Cinéfest Sudbury is done for another year, and several filmmakers went home with some new hardware.H...

Sep 24, 2014

Cambrian offers music lessons

The Cambrian Academy of Music is accepting registrations for its fall session. The academy offers music lessons in piano, voice, guitar, woodwind and brass, string instruments, including Suz...

Sep 24, 2014

Local author explores life in WWII Netherlands

A book signing for Renny deGroot's book “Family Business” takes place at Chapters starting at 11 a.m. Sept. 27. Supplied photo.

Sudbury author Renny deGroot is holding a book signing Sept. 27 for her debut adult novel, “Family B...

Sep 24, 2014

TNO takes home Premier's Award

Théâtre du Nouvel-Ontario executive director Geneviève Pineault is seen here accepting the 2014 Premier's Award for Excellence in the Arts from Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Michael Coteau. Supplied photo.

Sudbury's Théâtre du Nouvel-Ontario (TNO) recently beat out five other finalists to win a 2014 Premi...

Sep 23, 2014

Director comes home for The Rocky Horror Show

 "The Rocky Horror Show" director Kelly Straughan (bottom row, centre) poses with the show's cast. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen.

Given Kelly Straughan basically grew up at Sudbury Theatre Centre, it's no wonder the building holds...

Sep 22, 2014

Magical Paws woof fest returns Oct. 4

Magical Paws Pet Therapy is holding its third annual Fun Fur Facts Woof Fest Oct. 4.

Magical Paws Pet Therapy is holding its third annual Fun Fur Facts Woof Fest Oct. 4.The event, which...

Sep 22, 2014

Jones LeBeau's photo wins 2015 Picture our Lakes

As the winner of the Picture our Lakes Contest, Jones LeBeau's photo of the Wanapitei River appears on the cover of the 2015 Picture Our Lakes calendar. Supplied photo.

As the winner of the Picture our Lakes Contest, Jones LeBeau's photo of the Wanapitei River appears ...

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