Category Archives: LiveKicks

Maritime royalty Laura Smith plays Golden house concert – Feb. 28

CBC Radio listeners of Peter Gzowski’s wonderful morning shows will certainly remember Laura Smith. Reading from Laura’s bio: In 1996, she won two East Coast Music Awards (Female Artist, Album of the Year) and two Juno nominations (for Best New Solo Artist and Best Roots and Traditional Album). In 1995, her song “Shade of Your Love”…

Perform with Motus O in “Alice in Wonderland” – Find out how!

Be in the cast of “Alice in Wonderland” when Motus O comes back to Golden in January. Find out how! Golden’s favourites MOTUS O dance theatre turns 25!  In celebration of this quarter century milestone the company is touring and performing their finest repertoire, which includes a selection of their most popular nostalgic and classic short…

Look who’s coming to play the Civic Centre this year!

We’re so excited by the upcoming Live Kicks season in the Golden Civic Centre! It’s a blockbuster season and KHC is so happy that we were able to attract such a diverse season of performances this year. Click on the montage and take a sneak peek now. Stay tuned over the next few weeks for full depth artist…

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…

Snow King’s MasqueParade 2015

Last week to get your creative silly on for the 9th annual MasqueParade SNOW KING’S EXCELLENT SPACE ADVENTURE Gather before 7pm Saturday Feb. 14 in Spirit Square Snow King & Lady Spring have come back from a once-in-a-lifetime vacation rocketing around the universe. They had a blast! They met some wild and silly beings in…

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…