Canadian Folk Music Awards
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15

The Canadian Folk Music Awards will be held in Winnipeg for the first time as part of the Manitoba 2010 Homecoming celebrations. The awards will be given out November. 20, 2010, at the Pantages Playhouse, with several smaller events at other venues slated for November 19, 2010.

FOLK AWARDS WEEK EVENTS

Friday, November 19

CFMA NOMINEE SHOWCASE
Featuring: Karrnnel & Koulack, Brenda MacIntyre, Beyond the Pale, Chris Mclean, Duo Boulanger-Duval, Alexandre Boivin-Caron, Samantha Robichaud, Rik Barron
West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Avenue
Show @ 7 PM
Tickets $20 available at www.ticketmaster.ca

OPEN MIC NIGHT AT THE FOLK EXCHANGE
Host: TJ Blair (The Magnificent 7’s)
The Folk Exchange, 221 Bannatyne Avenue
Show @ 7 PM

CFMA NOMINEE BEYOND THE PALE
Aqua Books, 274 Garry Street
Show @ 10 PM
Tickets $10/door

CFMA NOMINEE THE ONCE, with special guests JD EDWARDS & SWEET ALIBI
Times Change(d) High & Lonesome Club, 234 Main Street
Shows @ 10 PM

MANITOBA MUSIC AND PAQUIN ENTERTAINMENT SHOWCASE
Featuring: Wool on Wolves, Oh My Darling, Del Barber
Le Garage, 166 Provencher Blvd
Show @ 10 PM


Saturday, November 20

THE WORLD OF WORK FILM SCREENING: ONE WARM LINE
Featuring: Ariel Rogers, Nathan Rogers, Paul Mills, Grit Laskin
Cinematheque, 100 Arthur Street
Show @ 1 PM
Tickets $8/door

WORKSHOP – “IT ALL STARTS WITH A SONG”
Featuring: Lennie Gallant
Workshop @ 1 PM
Admission free – advance registration required, visit www.manitobamusic.com/workshops

WORKSHOP – “SONGS ABOUT WORKING PEOPLE”
Featuring: Heather Bishop, Dave Essig, Rik Barron, Grit Laskin
The Folk Exchange, 211 Bannatyne Avenue
Show @ 3:15 PM
Admission free

CFMA GALA AWARDS SHOW
Pantages Playhouse Theatre, 180 Market Street
Show @ 8 PM
Tickets $36.75 from Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store, 211 Bannatyne Avenue, (204) 231-1377 or www.ticketmaster.ca

 

 

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