A Christmas Carol
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:30 PM
Buhler Hall, Gretna, MB
Cold-hearted and greedy, Ebenezer Scrooge is anything but jolly at Christmas time. Even his nephew Fred and clerk Cratchit get nothing but a "bah humbug" when spreading holiday cheer. But something shifts when the ghost of his business partner Marley visits to save him from his own bitter demise. Watch his epic transformation in this classic tale of compassion, hope and redemption that will leave hearts glowing.
Gordie Mackeeman and His Rhythm Boys
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 2:30 PM
Access Event Centre - 111 Gilmour Street, Morden, MB
Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2:30 PM
Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church,
252 6th Street, Winkler, MB
SMC welcomes back the world's most famous brass group - Canadian Brass. Since coming together in 1970, this quintet have become masters of concert presentations and developed a uniquely engaging stage presence and rapport with audiences. Their concerts offer a full range from Baroque to Dixieland tunes. Canadian Brass has an extensive, worldwide touring schedule and is a pioneer in audiences everywhere. The group have recorded over 130 albums and appeared on numerous T.V. shows, including the Tonight show and Sesame Street.
Proteus Saxophone Quartet
Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:30 PM
Winkler Emmanuel Church,750 15th Street, Winkler, MB
A high energy modular Canadian ensemble formed in 2011, each musician is a soloist in their own right and active performer and teacher in their respective communities. Appearing at festivals and concert series, they perform many styles of music.
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:30 PM
Morden Access Centre, 111 Gilmour Street, Morden, MB
Black Umfolosi was formed in 1982 by friends in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. They named themselves after the Umfolosi River in South Africa, to where their ancestors can be traced. Their performances are energy driven, mixing a gentleness in spirit and acapella singing with an exuberance in dance. Experience the spectacular songs and choreographed dances that have thrilled audiences worldwide.
From PEI, he exemplifies the term natural showman. An Ace fiddle player nicknamed "crazy legs" for his frenetic loose-limbed step-dancing, he just loves to perform, backed up by the stellar musicianship of his multi-instrumentalist comrades.