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A Tribute to Hank Williams featuring Ryan Cook
Nov
14
7:30 PM19:30

A Tribute to Hank Williams featuring Ryan Cook

Show Description

Along with bandmates the Drifting Cowboys, this two-act feature performance includes 22 songs from the man hailed by many as the greatest country music singer and songwriter of all time. Ryan Cook and company re-animate the sounds of Don Helms’ haunting steel guitar, Jerry Rivers’ fiddle arrangements, and the yodeling of the lovesick boy from Georgiana, Luke the Drifter himself: Hank Williams.

“Ryan Cook’s channeling of Hank Williams – his voice and heartache- is a moving experience. A terrific performance by this young artist and his band”- Harry Thurston, Gaspereau Press

Ryan Cook began performing as Hank Williams in 2009 when he performed consecutive sold-out weeks of the Maynard Collins play “The Show He Never Gave” in Sackville, New Brunswick.

Now this one night only show comes to the Vogue. Doors open at 7PM show starts at 7:30PM

Tickets are $30 and are avalable at Creative Grounds Café and online

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Honkytonks and Dive Bar Tour
Dec
8
8:00 PM20:00

Honkytonks and Dive Bar Tour

Australian-born & Alberta-raised, Gord Bamford stands as one
of the most decorated artists in Canadian country music with
an impressive 24 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) awards, multi JUNO nominations and the only two time winner out of Nashville’s Country Music Association (CMA) receiving the 2013 & 2015 CMA Global Country Artist award. But it is his distinctive sound and song writing ability that defines Gord Bamford as one of country music’s
best neotraditional artists and like so many others that have come before him; Bamford is not an overnight success. He has spent the better part of the last 20 years honing his craft, working to get where he is today.

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Elvis Birthday Celebration
Jan
12
7:00 PM19:00

Elvis Birthday Celebration

Everyone's favourite Elvis tribute is back with a brand new show. Celebrating the magic and the music of the King of Rock and Roll with an amazing mixture of Rock,Blues, Country and Gospel songs performed by the best in the business. Thane Dunn has the uncanny ability to make audiences feel as if they are watching the real thing live. Even Bill Baize of the Stamps Quartet who performed onstage with Elvis from 1971-76 says "Thane Dunn is the closest thing I've ever seen to Elvis and if you never saw Elvis you need to see Thane Dunn".
He is a 2 time World Champion and does not disappoint. If you love Elvis Presley and having fun this is a don't miss event.

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A Party too Big for the Kitchen
Oct
27
8:00 PM20:00

A Party too Big for the Kitchen

Meet the Headliners

Tim Steeves:

Tim is one of Canada’s top comedic talents, both as a stand up and comedy writer.  He has written on two of Canada’s longest running comedy series – five seasons on “This Hour Has 22 Minutes” (CBC), and all 15 seasons on “The Rick Mercer Report” (CBC).  Tim was one of the creators of the top comedy special in Canadian history “Talking to American’s” starring Rick Mercer.  Between the two shows, Tim has won four Gemini Awards and three Canadian Screen Awards for best comedic writing as well as numerous Writers’ Guild Awards, Canadian Comedy Awards and an International Emmy Award nomination.   

Tim’s comedy specials include, “Comedy Now” (CTV and The Comedy Network), “Comics!” (CBC), for which he was nominated for a Gemini Award, and four gala performances at the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. Many Canadians also know Tim from his TV work as a co-star on “The Bette Show” (CBC), as the host of the sports trivia show “Game On” (Global) and the raucous male chat show “Real Men” (Global).

 

Julien Dionne:

 

Canadian Comedy Award nominated comedian and podcaster, Julien Dionne, has been touring Canada and parts of the US, since 2006. Originally from Scoudouc, New Brunswick, Julien now calls Wakefield, QC home after a few years in Toronto and in New York City where he cut his comedy teeth and honed his craft alongside some of the best comedians in the world. In 2017 Julien began adding French language performances, his mother tongue, to his repertoire quickly resulting in his inclusion in a 2018 taping on a nationally aired Juste Pour Rire French gala in Edmonton, as part of Les Rendez-Vous De La Francophonie as well as two galas for ComédieHa! in Quebec City (in both French and English).

Julien has been a headline performer at JFL42 (Just for Laughs-Toronto), The Hubcap Comedy Festival in Moncton, The New York City Frigid Fringe Festival, the Cornwall Comedy Festival and every major comedy club from Victoria, BC to St.John’s, Newfoundland. His comedy can also be heard on SiriusXM Radio and CBC Radio.

Julien can be heard twice weekly as host of the popular, "The Julien Dionne Comedy Hour Podcast" on iTunes and at pod.jdcomedyhour.com every Tuesday and Friday and at pod.jdcomedyhour.com.  His two comedy albums (Too Soon - 2012 and Beginnings - 2014) have been getting him a lot of attention with fans throughout the comedy world; both albums are available at iTunes or juliendionne.com/albums.  Julien has also appeared in numerous television commercials and played a lead role in the CBC mini-series, Canada The Story of Us that aired in 2017.

 

Andrew Albert:

 

Andrew got his stand-up comedy career started in 1997 as a dare at the Yuk Yuk’s in Windsor, Ontario. Much to his surprise it was an annual contest searching for the greatest Canadian amateur, and although he did not win, his stand-up routine won him second place. Since then he has entertained audiences from Florida to B.C. with his tell it like it is style.

Andrew is also an accomplished sketch writer and performer as well as an actor both on stage and on the silver screen. Now a fulltime professional touring comic, Andrew has performed twice at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, has appeared at the Boston Comedy Festival, the Hubcap Comedy Festival, three times at the YYC Comedy Festival and many others. His material has been heard on countless radio morning shows, SiriusXM and CBC radio.

He most recently released a comedy album titled “Warning Canadian Content”, and he has another album currently in the works. Andrew is also very passionate about food and wine, becoming a sommelier in 2008. He has kept one foot in the wine business and is currently working on a project to combine his two greatest loves into a national television series.

A true road warrior there are very few weekends a year that he’s not somewhere in the world entertaining a crowd.

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Bestkind Comedy Tour
Sep
29
8:00 PM20:00

Bestkind Comedy Tour

They’re at it again!

Colin Hollett (NTV, CTV), Mike Lynch (The Outhouse, CBC) and Brian Aylward (“Best Standup Comic” – Canadian Comedy Awards) are bringing their new BEST KIND COMEDY TOUR across Canada this fall. More than 25 shows coast to coast, including comedy clubs, theatres and an arena! These shows have been selling out all across Canada. Come on out and celebrate the unique charm and humour of Newfoundland’s funniest. The by’s are guaranteed to leave your cheeks hurtin’ for days.


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Elvis Rock and Country
Jun
8
7:30 PM19:30

Elvis Rock and Country

Born a Country boy Elvis Presley loved to sing Country songs,when he sang a Country song it came straight from the heart. International World Champion Thane Dunn and his Cadillac Kings return with the Rock and Country Presley classics that you've loved for years.From Blue Suede Shoes to Always on my mind ,Suspicious Minds,Kentucky Rain,Im so Lonesome I could Cry and many more performed by the best in the business. Thane Dunn has the full Elvis package from the look,sound ,moves and magnetic personality like none other and is actually endorsed by several people who worked and performed with Elvis Thane Dunn is the closest thing I've ever seen to Elvis,Bill Baize of JD Sumner and the Stamps Quartet who performed with Elvis from 1971 to 76.You will laugh,cry and cheer in amazement as you are transported back in time to the good ole days. Special opening act Melly Dunn as the Rhinestone Cowgirl with her amazing Salute to the Queens of Country Music,Loretta Lynne Patsy Cline and Tammy Wynette

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Ladd & Lasses at the Vogue
Jun
2
8:00 PM20:00

Ladd & Lasses at the Vogue

Saint John based chamber folk trio Ladd and Lasses celebrate the release of their debut album "She Wanders' with a concert June 2nd at The Vogue in Miramichi. Tickets for the event are $15 in advance/$20 at the door, and will be available at Creative Grounds Cafe May 4th.

About Ladd and Lasses When Hilary Ladd asked Nienke Izurieta and Katie Bestvater to perform on her first full-length album, she was not expecting to make the transition from singer/songwriter to band member. Having backed up other Saint John artists (Leo Lafleur, Bad People) for the last four years, it was only a matter of time before the trio broke off on their own. What started off as another opportunity for Katie and Nienke to lend their talents to another set of tracks quickly became a chance for them to finally call a band their own. Thus, Ladd & Lasses was born.

Accomplished artists in their own rights, these three diverse musicians have come together with a passion for giving every song its due. A stunning singer with a gift for word play, Hilary spins her scrawled notes into beautiful lyrics and melodies. Then enter the soulful strings of Katie, cellist, and Nienke, violinist, to create a tapestry of harmonies that bring each song to new life. The result is a fusion of classical, folk and pop music with a penchant for epiphany-laden lyrics

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Movie Night at the Vogue
May
26
2:00 PM14:00

Movie Night at the Vogue

In support of the Animation Student class trip to Ottawa. Summer Movie night at the Vogue. Free admission, bake sale and door prizes. Come support our NBCC students.

Show Times: Moana- 2PM Incredibles- 3:50 PM ET- 5:50 PM Indiana Jones- 8PM Jurassic Park- 10PM

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Tutta Musica String Ensemble
May
5
6:00 PM18:00

Tutta Musica String Ensemble

Miramichi is home to a great number of festivals and events all year long. The Miramichi Folksong Music Festival, Canada’s Irish Fest, Miramichi Scottish Festival, the Rock n’ Roll Festival, Bluegrass Festival, pow wows, fishing tournaments and countless more…. But! We are missing a classical music event.

Classical Weekends in the Miramichi will be bringing highly skilled classical musicians from all around our province to our city, creating a new space for our Sistema NB’s growing classical music community and adding new sounds and new artists to our rich Miramichi music culture. A new way to experience music in the Miramichi… A show for everyone to enjoy!

For the second concert of our series, we will be hosting a Tutta Musica String Ensemble. All of the musicians are part of the Sistema NB Teaching Artist team!

Get your tickets NOW at Creative Grounds Cafe!

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Nitap: Legends of the First Nations
Apr
14
2:00 PM14:00

Nitap: Legends of the First Nations

Please join Ni'gweg Collective for the official launch of our legend & storytelling app Nitap!

Traditional ceremony, drumming, gameplay demo and short animation screenings!

Come celebrate tradition, technology and stories with us! Everyone is welcome!

This event is free. Cake and refreshments will be served.

Supported by the Canada Council for the Arts.

About Nitap the app: Nitap is an interactive First Nations legend & storytelling app, combining traditional legends and stories told by Mi'kmaq and Wolastoqiyik Elders with animation created by First Nation Artists in a digital game format available on Android & IOS.

About Ni'gweg Collective: Bringing together First Nations tradition and culture with contemporary technology through art, storytelling, animation and games. Located in the Maritimes, the Ni’gweg Collective consists of Phyllis Grant, Kirsten Tomlinson and Tara Audibert, all female leaders in their respective niches, they each bring valuable experience, imagination and talent to the collective.

www.nigweg.com

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The Voice of the Martyrs presents: Solitary Refinement
Apr
13
7:00 PM19:00

The Voice of the Martyrs presents: Solitary Refinement

Incedible true stories from the persecuted church.

An immersive live stage experience based on the best-selling books of Richard Wurmbrand, and on persecution around the world today.

Running Time: 75 minutes | For Ages 13+ Free admission | Reception follows Contributions gratefully accepted

The script is written and performed by award-winning international artist Dennis J. Hassell, directed by triple Dora Award nominee Tom Carson (five nationally touring productions), with original music composed by Emmy-winner and renowned recording artist Tom Szczesniak.

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James Mullinger LIVE
Apr
7
8:00 PM20:00

James Mullinger LIVE

British comedian James Mullinger has taken Canada by storm. Sold out shows across the country, appearances on CBC's The Debaters, movies, TV shows, festivals, awards, magazines, stand up specials - since moving to the Maritimes three years ago he's done it all.

But he's putting movies and TV shows aside to go out and do what he loves most. Live stand up comedy. For all of Spring 2018 James is on the road again!

In April 2016, James sold out New Brunswick’s biggest indoor venue Harbour Station with his uniquely hilarious stand up show. This record breaking show was documented for a CBC documentary film 'City On Fire' which has aired across Canada to rave reviews and high ratings. The stand up special of the show itself was picked up by Hulu and Amazon Prime so his tales of life in Atlantic Canada are now being enjoyed by (or confusing!) people in Germany, Japan and America.

Since then James has toured extensively to packed houses across Canada and England and written and produced a big screen feature film starring actors from Downton Abbey and Twilight about his early years in stand up, which was described as "unmissable" by GQ Magazine and "essential viewing. A funny, realistic look at what it takes to become a stand up comedian," by the Montreal Times.

James is New Brunswick's biggest cheerleader. He loves it here and spends his time promoting New Brunswick across the world and raising money for local charities and non-profits. James has raised more than $100,000 for New Brunswick charities. He has also become one of Canada's top comics, being nominated for both a Just For Laughs comedy award and a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Live Show.

He also launched his own international magazine The Maritime Edit to share his love of Canada’s East Coast with the rest of the world.

This is his last tour for a while. Book now for this show, it will sell out.

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Jason Cyrus, Hypnotist
Apr
6
8:00 PM20:00

Jason Cyrus, Hypnotist

Partnering with SunFM Radio, Jason Cyrus presents an action filled, hilarious show made for the whole family with no foul language or adult comedy. A truly fun experience for the whole family filled with laughter from beginning to end. Tickets $20.00 (+fee $21.51) available online now through eventbrite.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/hypnotist-jason-cyrus-live-miramichi-nb-tickets-41967180968?aff=ehomecard

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Tomato Tomato's Miramichi Christmas
Dec
7
7:30 PM19:30

Tomato Tomato's Miramichi Christmas

Every village, every town, will come alive with down home traditions as a delightful holiday show weaves it’s way through Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick this December. Bring the whole family and be reminded of what makes a Maritime Christmas so special. Favourite songs and new classics, folk and country music, stories, memories, laughs and surprises, with award winning artists; sure to delight all. Tomato Tomato host an all star lineup in what is sure to be a Christmas tradition for years to come. Friends, Cape Breton’s Heather Rankin and Pictou County’s Dave Gunning, join Lisa and John McLaggan to celebrate as only Maritimers can do. Join us for Tomato Tomato’s Maritime Christmas!

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It's The Weekend Vol. 1
Nov
25
8:00 PM20:00

It's The Weekend Vol. 1

It's the Weekend vol.1 is a three day music festival combining two home concert venues and the incredible Vogue theatre. The festival is presented by Miramichi Home Concert Series and sponsored by O'Donaghue's Irish Pub and Picaroons Traditional Ales. The Weekend Pass gets you access to all three shows and a little bonus.

Friday Night @ Craig's House---- David in the Dark starts at 8:00pm *BYOB

Saturday Night @ Vogue Theatre---- The Olympic Symphonium pays tribute to Neil Young at 8:00pm *Cash Bar featuring Picaroons

Sunday Night @ Chad's House---- Craig Cardiff at 7:00pm *BYOB

BONUS: All Weekend Pass holders will be greeted at the Vogue show with a FREE Picaroons beer and have access to the special one time only brew "Into the Dark"

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Fishing for Laughs
Nov
18
7:15 PM19:15

Fishing for Laughs

Join us for a night of comedy featuring Miramichi's own Jimmy MacKinley with Matt Richardson and Martin Saulnier.

Tickets: $40 and include a drink and smoked salmon compliments of Cooke Aquaculture.

Doors open at 6:45. To reserve your tickets call Kate at 506-622-4000 or email Kate@miramichisalom.ca

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Canadian Comedy Award Winner Brian Aylward LIVE
Oct
13
8:00 PM20:00

Canadian Comedy Award Winner Brian Aylward LIVE

Miramichi, we're coming back! See Canadian Comedy Award Winner Brian Aylward LIVE at the Vogue Theatre, October 13th, presented by The High Tide Comedy Festival! Tickets are only $20 plus fees and taxes. Available online now: http://bit.ly/AylwardinMiramichi Our last three shows in Miramichi (22 Minutes, Jimmy MacKinley/Matt Richardson, James Mullinger) sold out in advance. Don't hesitate in buying tickets for you and your friends!

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Back to School Movie Night
Aug
24
6:30 PM18:30

Back to School Movie Night

The Miramichi Emergency Centre for Women Inc. will be hosting a "Back to School Movie Night" at the Vogue theatre in Chatham on Thursday August 24th. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial will be playing starting at 6:30 pm, doors open at 6 pm and it is on a first come, first serve basis.

Attendees are welcome to fill out a free ballot for a bookbag/lunch can duo, there will be 2 draws. Concession stand will be open for the purchase of refreshments/snacks and there will also be 50/50 squares being sold.

Admission is FREE, however monetary donations will be accepted and all donation proceeds will go in support of the Miramichi Emergency Centre for Women Inc.

For questions regarding this event, please contact Jessica at 778-6496. See you at the Vogue!

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Compass Fundraiser at The Vogue
Aug
22
6:30 PM18:30

Compass Fundraiser at The Vogue

We are excited to announce that Compass Home & Heart will be hosting a fundraider in order to help us build our facility, and to better serve the surrounding communities with workshops and events dealing with mental health awareness and support!

TICKETS & SUPPORTING FROM AFAR The tickets are by donation! Feel free to pay whatever you find acceptable. If you are unable to pay, but would still like to attend, please send me a message and we will be certain that you are able to join us!

Come on out for a night of music, shopping, and some great discussion about mental health and our wellbeing!

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/compass-fundraiser-tickets-36321163578?aff=es2

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The Case for Christ
Aug
19
7:00 PM19:00

The Case for Christ

Based on a true story. An award-winning investigative journalist -- and avowed atheist -- applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife... with unexpected, life-altering results.

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A Night at Duffy's Hotel
Aug
5
7:00 PM19:00

A Night at Duffy's Hotel

The play "A Night at Duffy's Hotel" is based on an old favouite Miramichi song "Duffy's Hotel". Written around 1900 the song describes some of the shenanigans that took place at the establishment in Boistown.

Written and performed by the Hertiage Players, this is a very lively and entertaining production filled with music and laughter.

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Special Canada Day Concert
Jul
1
7:00 PM19:00

Special Canada Day Concert

A night of music with some of Miramichi greats as well as first time performances.

Featured Guests Ian Craig and Kennedy Coughlan

With Local Performers: Jimmy Lawlor Billy Hachey James Morrison Daigle Sisters (Irish Dance) Kinoa Paul-Dedam Barbara Somers Mary and Susan Butler

Advance Tickets $15 Door $20 On sale now at Kingston's Car Wash, Creative Grounds Cafe, Brookdale Flower Shop.

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Stillwater: A Musical
Jun
2
to Jun 3

Stillwater: A Musical

Double L Productions & Buttercu Productions present Stillwater: A Musical.

Two shows: Friday, June 2 at 7:30pm Saturday, June 3 at 7:30pm

$15 for students/children $20 for adults

Tickets are available in advance at Creative Grounds (Chatham) & Brookdale Flowers (Newcastle).

A donation from the production will go toward Mental Health education and awareness in Miramichi.
This production addresses difficult content surrounding mental illness. Discretion is advised.

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Documentary Screening: Milk
May
11
7:00 PM19:00

Documentary Screening: Milk

"Milk brings a universal perspective on the politics, commercialization and controversies surrounding birth and infant feeding...Milk celebrates bringing a new life into this world with a strong call to action and reflection." -www.milkhood.com

Find out more about the documentary here.

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James Mullinger
Apr
8
8:00 PM20:00

James Mullinger

British comedy sensation James Mullinger headlines in Miramichi as part of his Maritimes Directions tour at the Vogue Theatre on April 8th, 2017!
James Mullinger was one of the hardest working stand ups in the UK as well as the Comedy Editor for GQ Magazine. Since moving to Canada in February 2014, he has been nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Live Solo Show and a Just For Laughs Award for Best Comedy Show.

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