Tag Archive: news

AGOG presents Syd Feuz – Mountain Memories

Opening This Saturday and Sunday May 17/18 at AGOG Kicking Horse Culture and the Art Gallery of Golden is very proud to collaborate with the Golden Museum, Karen Flewin, the Syd Feuz family, and this weekend’s Golden Mountain Festival to present this glimpse into Golden’s Swiss Guide heritage.   On March 21, 2014, Golden lost…

KHC’s Bill Usher 2014 Presenter of the Year

The BC Touring Council Annual Awards were handed out at the recently completed Pacific Contact booking conference http://bctouring.org/pacific-contact and trade show on April 5th, 2014 in Burnaby, B.C. The BC Touring Council has been connecting performing arts presenters with touring artists for over 35 years. At the Gala, KHC’s Bill Usher was given the Presenter of the Year award…

Update on KHC Funding Petition

July 7, 2014 As reported in this week’s Golden Star, the Town and Area A have agreed to continue the cultural service delivery agreement with Kicking Horse Culture for another 3 year term. At a recent CSRD Board meeting, Mayor Benty presented a document that made a strong case for the continuation of this cultural…

Did you not grow up listening to The Band?

KHC’s artistic director, Bill Usher writes: There’s many in our Live Kicks audience – of a certain age – who experienced The Band’s music first hand in concert or on the radio during our youth. For many, The Band epitomized the rural, back-to-the-land  ethos of the time – especially on those nights you came into…

Up On Cripple Creek: The Songbook of The Band – Oct. 10

Called “One of the top 15 shows of 2012” by the Calgary Herald, Up On Cripple Creek: The Songbook of “The Band” does a remarkable job covering the musical landscape created by Robbie Robertson, Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Richard Manuel and Garth Hudson. This critically acclaimed show is comprised of western Canadian roots music veterans whose collective…

605 Collective: Dance Residency Activities Oct. 22 through 25

Vancouver based dance company, 605 Collective, will reside in Golden October 22nd – 25th, with many opportunities for the community to be involved. Daytime and evening activities on all four days, culminating in a performance of the Company’s new work, New Animal on the 25th. Scroll down for details and schedule.        …

LIVE Kicks 13/14 Season – line-up announced!

Want to get a look at what’s coming up in our 13/14 LIVE Kicks season? Running September through April 2014, we have 11 performances booked so far. First up is fan favourites BRICKHOUSE from Vancouver with Holly & Jon (Nelson) opening on Friday night, Sept. 20. Tickets go on sale right after Labour Day at…

Bruce Cockburn – August 16 concert tickets

                                                There are still a few dozen tickets remaining for the Bruce Cockburn concert on Friday, Aug. 16. Don’t put it off too long. On this tour Bruce will be performing in…

KHC undertakes Carver’s Policy Governance training

  KHC Board and Staff and five community guests recently took part in four full days of professional development training with Richard Stringham, Senior Associate, The Governance Coach, an organization that provides comprehensive training in the John Carver Policy Governance® model. The group of 15 local leaders (including Councillor Connie Barlow and Councillor Caleb Moss)…

Summer Kicks 2013 kicks off with Cousin Harley – Wed. June 19

  THE WORLD COMES TO PLAY IN GOLDEN THIS SUMMER!  Cousin Harley kicks off our summer series of all ages concerts down by the covered bridge in Golden’s Spirit Square on Wed. June 19. See all the summer’s shows here. Brought to you by the Town of Golden and presented by Kicking Horse Culture. They’re…

Tag Archive: news

AGOG presents Syd Feuz – Mountain Memories

Opening This Saturday and Sunday May 17/18 at AGOG Kicking Horse Culture and the Art Gallery of Golden is very proud to collaborate with the Golden Museum, Karen Flewin, the Syd Feuz family, and this weekend’s Golden Mountain Festival to present this glimpse into Golden’s Swiss Guide heritage.   On March 21, 2014, Golden lost…

KHC’s Bill Usher 2014 Presenter of the Year

The BC Touring Council Annual Awards were handed out at the recently completed Pacific Contact booking conference http://bctouring.org/pacific-contact and trade show on April 5th, 2014 in Burnaby, B.C. The BC Touring Council has been connecting performing arts presenters with touring artists for over 35 years. At the Gala, KHC’s Bill Usher was given the Presenter of the Year award…

Update on KHC Funding Petition

July 7, 2014 As reported in this week’s Golden Star, the Town and Area A have agreed to continue the cultural service delivery agreement with Kicking Horse Culture for another 3 year term. At a recent CSRD Board meeting, Mayor Benty presented a document that made a strong case for the continuation of this cultural…

Did you not grow up listening to The Band?

KHC’s artistic director, Bill Usher writes: There’s many in our Live Kicks audience – of a certain age – who experienced The Band’s music first hand in concert or on the radio during our youth. For many, The Band epitomized the rural, back-to-the-land  ethos of the time – especially on those nights you came into…

Up On Cripple Creek: The Songbook of The Band – Oct. 10

Called “One of the top 15 shows of 2012” by the Calgary Herald, Up On Cripple Creek: The Songbook of “The Band” does a remarkable job covering the musical landscape created by Robbie Robertson, Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Richard Manuel and Garth Hudson. This critically acclaimed show is comprised of western Canadian roots music veterans whose collective…

605 Collective: Dance Residency Activities Oct. 22 through 25

Vancouver based dance company, 605 Collective, will reside in Golden October 22nd – 25th, with many opportunities for the community to be involved. Daytime and evening activities on all four days, culminating in a performance of the Company’s new work, New Animal on the 25th. Scroll down for details and schedule.        …

LIVE Kicks 13/14 Season – line-up announced!

Want to get a look at what’s coming up in our 13/14 LIVE Kicks season? Running September through April 2014, we have 11 performances booked so far. First up is fan favourites BRICKHOUSE from Vancouver with Holly & Jon (Nelson) opening on Friday night, Sept. 20. Tickets go on sale right after Labour Day at…

Bruce Cockburn – August 16 concert tickets

                                                There are still a few dozen tickets remaining for the Bruce Cockburn concert on Friday, Aug. 16. Don’t put it off too long. On this tour Bruce will be performing in…

KHC undertakes Carver’s Policy Governance training

  KHC Board and Staff and five community guests recently took part in four full days of professional development training with Richard Stringham, Senior Associate, The Governance Coach, an organization that provides comprehensive training in the John Carver Policy Governance® model. The group of 15 local leaders (including Councillor Connie Barlow and Councillor Caleb Moss)…

Summer Kicks 2013 kicks off with Cousin Harley – Wed. June 19

  THE WORLD COMES TO PLAY IN GOLDEN THIS SUMMER!  Cousin Harley kicks off our summer series of all ages concerts down by the covered bridge in Golden’s Spirit Square on Wed. June 19. See all the summer’s shows here. Brought to you by the Town of Golden and presented by Kicking Horse Culture. They’re…