December 18th, 2018


Entertainment News

  • Milan to showcase da Vinci to mark 500 years since his death

    MILAN – The Ambrosian Library in Milan is planning a series of exhibitions to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, including the display of the most important pages of the Renaissance genius’ Atlantic Codex. The library, which has preserved the Codex since 1637, announced Tuesday that it will exhibit 46 of its [...] Read More »

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  • Shirley MacLaine to receive AARP Movies for Grownups honour

    LOS ANGELES – Actor Shirley MacLaine will receive AARP the Magazine’s lifetime achievement honour at the Movies for Grownups Awards next year. The magazine announced Tuesday that MacLaine will accept the Career Achievement Award at a ceremony on Feb. 4, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. The 18th annual Movies for Grownups Awards will premiere on [...] Read More »

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  • Patterson again gives holiday bonuses to book sellers

    NEW YORK – James Patterson has renewed a most welcome holiday publishing tradition – bonuses for independent bookstore employees. The bestselling author announced Tuesday that 333 workers each will receive $750. The winners, nominated by customers and colleagues among others, are listed on the website of the American Booksellers Association. Patterson has given more than [...] Read More »

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  • Keillor back in spotlight after sexual misconduct allegation

    FRIDLEY, Minn. – Garrison Keillor looked comfortable on the small stage as he sang Christmas lullabies, told off-colour limericks and spun a tale about a lutefisk dinner at the fictitious Lake Wobegon. Starting off with his familiar opener “Tishomingo Blues,” Keillor offered up a warm, nostalgic take on his former public radio show “A Prairie [...] Read More »

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  • Venezuelan migrants hit Peru’s street, dancing to survive

    LIMA, Peru – The three Venezuelan migrants eke out a living 90 seconds at a time in a busy intersection of Peru’s capital. When the traffic light flashes red, the acrobatics and break dancing starts. With a captive audience of pedestrians and commuters packed inside city buses, the dancers’ headstands, dizzying spins and fast-paced steps [...] Read More »

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Local Entertainment

  • Uriah Heep performance one not to miss

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald A few days ago when I read Judas Priest was going to be in Calgary next year, I thought to myself “too bad they don’t come to Lethbridge.” It was wishful thinking because, let’s face it, Judas Priest is among the high priests of metal, a legendary band that certainly [...] Read More »

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  • DNA testing can be real entertainment

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald Entertainment means different things to different people. For some, it’s lacing up skates and grabbing a hockey stick, for others hitting a movie or a live music performance. For others, it’s sitting in front of a television watching Netflix — which I just got hooked on thanks to my son [...] Read More »

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  • ‘Letterkenny’ comes to life on stage

    Canadian comedy series on Crave TV Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald It’s almost time to hoist a few Puppers! Letterkenny Live! -The Encore is hitting the Enmax Centre stage on Dec. 14 and it’s a show fans won’t want to miss. “Letterkenny,” the hit Crave TV show, is Canadian comedy at its most irreverent and [...] Read More »

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  • Glorious indeed!

    The Glorious Sons and The Beaches show rock is alive and kicking Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald Rock and roll is alive and in great hands as The Glorious Sons and The Beaches showed a packed Enmax Centre house on Tuesday night. Not just Canadian rock, but rock period. The Kingston and Toronto bands, rising [...] Read More »

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  • Brett Kissel makes a connection with Canadians

    Alberta country star hits big and small venues alike Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald Brett Kissel loves his job and he’s proven it with a massive, two-part tour across Canada which comes to the Enmax Centre on Nov. 29. From January to March, the born-and-bred Albertan staged 50 shows across the country and in response [...] Read More »

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