Category Archives: Golden Civic Centre

52nd Street Theatre Project thank you

Kicking Horse Culture collaborates with many folks throughout our programming year to create and produce events that we think will engage, energize and enrich our community. One such collaboration was with New York City’s 52nd Street Project at the beginning of July. We’ve just received this lovely ‘thank you’ letter from Carol Ochs, Executive Director….

Summer Kicks season announced!

BC Touring Council “true value” Survey Results

Kicking Horse Culture was asked to participate in a small survey of 7 performing arts presenters throughout BC prior to our annual Pacific Contact conference in Burnaby, April 2015. Much has been researched and written in North America over the last decade to come to understand the “true value” of presenting the performing arts for our…

Tom Allen’s Judgment of Paris Thursday Jan 29 – Civic Centre

Thursday, January 29, 2015 Tom Allen’s The Judgment of Paris “On the brink of the Great War, Debussy and Ravel are vying for the love of their darling, Paris, The City of Light.” Listen to Tom Allen describe his personal journey and the background story to creating this “chamber musical” entitled The Judgment of Paris….

FREE theatre/dance workshops with Motus O!!!

MOTUS O dance theatre comes back to Golden Sunday Jan. 11 for a WEEK of FREE children and youth workshops! KHC has arranged for Ontario’s Motus O dance theatre to be in town Sunday Jan. 11 through Saturday Jan. 17. Local artists John Denham (A-Muse Troupe, CirKids) and Maggie Calladine (music, theatre, dance, teacher in Golden schools) will be helping to facilitate…

Local municipal candidates have their say on “arts and culture”

Over the past 10 years, it has been KHC’s practice to give local candidates running for office on Golden Town Council and CSRD Area “A” a forum to have their say on local government’s role in the delivery of arts and cultural services to our community. Last week we reached out by email to all of the…

Elizabeth Shepherd three time Juno nominee Nov. 21

“Motherhood changes you fundamentally, your perspective on life, the world and your role in it. I now feel there is no way other way to create than from a place of absolute sincerity and certainty. We each have a voice, and I finally believe in the uniqueness of my own. If I die tomorrow, I can…

Funny Girl Anne Marie Scheffler’s Suddenly Mommy! Nov 8

We can’t wait to introduce the Golden community to Anne Marie Scheffler and her very funny and timely comedy show Suddenly Mommy! Tickets are now available at AGOG for the Saturday night Nov. 8 show at the Civic Centre. Here’s KHC’s Bill Usher talking with Anne Marie calling in from Toronto chatting and riffing about her…

Hot & funky Servantes in Golden Thurs Oct 23

Bill Usher interviewed Patrice Servant about his upcoming western tour and visit to Golden with his very funky quartet Servantes. Bill saw Servantes play in Vancouver a year or so ago and the audience was wildly enthusiastic! Only 35 years old, Patrice has already toured the world, played for the Governor General Michaëlle Jean and…

Bob Bossin’s “Davy The Punk” comes to Civic Centre Oct 9, 2014

  “Our audiences loved it. Davy the Punk is a triple crown of music, wry comedy, and affecting family reunion. The songs are thoroughbred Bossin, the story is beguiling, and the reunion – between Bob and the father he knew as a soft spoken booking agent but who turns out to be, well, Davy the…