An updated Romeo and Juliet

West Side Story

If you’re sick of all the holiday-themed shows this time of year, Festival Place has an alternative:  Broadway musical classic West Side Story. “Jerome Robbins is one of my idols—his chor...
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It’s a Wonderful Life

It may be one of the lesser-known Christmas tales for younger generations, but It’s a Wonderful Life definitely resonates as one of the enduring tales of holiday redemption. “Most of the ...
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The Christmas Carol Project sings Dickens

What’s Christmas without Dickens—lots of Dickens? The Christmas Carol Project, now in its 19th year, is among the handful of annual local shows based on that most classic of all Christmas tales...
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What’s in your glass?

It was a shocking shade of purple, and there was no way it was natural. Recently I tasted Carnivor, a Cabernet Sauvignon from California produced by E & J Gallo. I discovered the wine at the rece...
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Edmonton Dish Weekly: Dec 18 – Dec 24

Crickets for sale at Earth’s General Store! Kudos to Earth’s General Store for becoming the first Edmonton grocery store to stock edible insects! Insects were previously only available locally from a...
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Edmonton Dish Weekly: Dec 11 – Dec 17

Northern Lands Festival Edmonton’s getting a new wine and food festival this spring: Northern Lands will feature 20 chefs from Edmonton and beyond, along with 47 Canadian wineries, 11 craft bre...
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Efficient and streamlined

Charitable giving is big right now, but the Edmonton Food Bank needs your attention year round. Most Edmontonians are likely unaware of the sheer size and scope of our Food Bank. The first of its kin...
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Six Things about Irish Cream

Luck of the Irish Irish Cream is, as the name suggests, always made with Irish whiskey as it is lighter and smoother than Scotch or other whiskies. It also contains cream, sugar and an emulsifier (of...