Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted a summer scrimmage last weekend. The event started with a junior league bout followed by another bout with the league skaters. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted a summer scrimmage last weekend. The event started with a junior league bout followed by another bout with the league skaters. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Lourdes Grobet

The third episode of Ted Forbes’ artist series features Spanish photographer Lourdes Grobet. “Lourdes Grobet is a Mexico City based photographer known best for her work with Lucha Libre wrestlers including El Santo and Blue Demon. Starting her career in

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Lourdes Grobet

The third episode of Ted Forbes’ artist series features Spanish photographer Lourdes Grobet. “Lourdes Grobet is a Mexico City based photographer known best for her work with Lucha Libre wrestlers including El Santo and Blue Demon. Starting her career in

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – David Brookover

The second video in Ted Forbes’ artist series features American photographer David Brookover. “David Brookover is a contemporary American photographer who specializes in landscape images. Based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming he currently owns his own gallery. Having spent 15 years

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – David Brookover

The second video in Ted Forbes’ artist series features American photographer David Brookover. “David Brookover is a contemporary American photographer who specializes in landscape images. Based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming he currently owns his own gallery. Having spent 15 years

Canada Day Fireworks

I was up in Flin Flon over Canada Day, and I had the chance to shoot their fireworks the first night I was up there. Click on images to enlarge.

Canada Day Fireworks

I was up in Flin Flon over Canada Day, and I had the chance to shoot their fireworks the first night I was up there. Click on images to enlarge.

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Graciela Iturbide

I’ve been a big fan of Ted Forbes’ youtube channel The Art of Photography for a number of years. Last year he release three episodes of his artist series, and today he release the forth episode in the series. This

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Graciela Iturbide

I’ve been a big fan of Ted Forbes’ youtube channel The Art of Photography for a number of years. Last year he release three episodes of his artist series, and today he release the forth episode in the series. This

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Wolf Parade

Wolf Parade was back at the Burton Cummings Theatre promoting first album after a five year hiatus. Click on images to enlarge.  

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Wolf Parade

Wolf Parade was back at the Burton Cummings Theatre promoting first album after a five year hiatus. Click on images to enlarge.  

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Gregory Porter

Jazz singer Gregory Porter was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a sold-out show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was the Jacob Bro Trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Gregory Porter

Jazz singer Gregory Porter was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a sold-out show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was the Jacob Bro Trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Mavis Staples

Legendary soul/R&B singer Mavis Staples was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for an awesome show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was pianist Kandace Springs. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Mavis Staples

Legendary soul/R&B singer Mavis Staples was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for an awesome show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was pianist Kandace Springs. Click on images to enlarge.

Son Sabrason Band

Last week, I had the chance to soon a great local latin band. Son Sabrason Band was playing at The Cube during latin night at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Son Sabrason Band

Last week, I had the chance to soon a great local latin band. Son Sabrason Band was playing at The Cube during latin night at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Christian McBride

Legendary jazz bassist Christian McBride brought his quartet to the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a spectacular show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Christian McBride

Legendary jazz bassist Christian McBride brought his quartet to the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a spectacular show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – The Joy Formidable

British rock group The Joy Formidable was at the West End Cultural Centre for a sold out show earlier this week. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – The Joy Formidable

British rock group The Joy Formidable was at the West End Cultural Centre for a sold out show earlier this week. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Seu Jorge

South American guitarist Seu Jorge was at the Burton Cummings Theatre for the first feature show of the 2017 Winnipeg Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Seu Jorge

South American guitarist Seu Jorge was at the Burton Cummings Theatre for the first feature show of the 2017 Winnipeg Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Opening Weekend

The 2017 Winnipeg Jazz Festival kicked off a few weeks ago with a four days of great music at The Cube. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Opening Weekend

The 2017 Winnipeg Jazz Festival kicked off a few weeks ago with a four days of great music at The Cube. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Home Team Championship

This past weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their home team championship with The Corporation taking on Valkyries’ Wrath. The Corporation took the championship, defeating the Valks 218-119. Prior to the championship, the WRDL hosted a scrimmage with their

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Home Team Championship

This past weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their home team championship with The Corporation taking on Valkyries’ Wrath. The Corporation took the championship, defeating the Valks 218-119. Prior to the championship, the WRDL hosted a scrimmage with their

Bright Righteous

Winnipeg rockers Right Righteous was at the West End Cultural Centre playing to a packed house on Saturday night. Opening the show were Tusk and Somebody Language. Click on images to enlarge.

Bright Righteous

Winnipeg rockers Right Righteous was at the West End Cultural Centre playing to a packed house on Saturday night. Opening the show were Tusk and Somebody Language. Click on images to enlarge.

Ellice Street Festival [2017]

The West End Cultural Centre hosted the 18th annual Ellice Street Festival this past weekend. The festival is a highlight of the summer for the Spence/West End community and includes kids activities, crafts, community organizations, local vendors, and a afternoon

Ellice Street Festival [2017]

The West End Cultural Centre hosted the 18th annual Ellice Street Festival this past weekend. The festival is a highlight of the summer for the Spence/West End community and includes kids activities, crafts, community organizations, local vendors, and a afternoon

Monica’s Danz Gym Year-End Performance

Last weekend I was at the Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre for two night to photograph the year-end recitals for Monica’s Danz Gym. The performances included both dance and aerial acrobatics. Click on images to enlarge.

Monica’s Danz Gym Year-End Performance

Last weekend I was at the Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre for two night to photograph the year-end recitals for Monica’s Danz Gym. The performances included both dance and aerial acrobatics. Click on images to enlarge.

That Show with Those Guys

Winnipeg’s most popular acappella group Those Guys brought their show to the West End Cultural Centre for two shows last week. Opening the show was Olivia Lully. Click on images to enlarge.  

That Show with Those Guys

Winnipeg’s most popular acappella group Those Guys brought their show to the West End Cultural Centre for two shows last week. Opening the show was Olivia Lully. Click on images to enlarge.  

The Head & the Heart

The Head & the Heart were back in town at the Burton Cummings Theatre for another show with the Winnipeg Folk Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

The Head & the Heart

The Head & the Heart were back in town at the Burton Cummings Theatre for another show with the Winnipeg Folk Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Laine’s Soccer Game

My neice is playing soccer again this summer, so I finally made it out to one of her games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Laine’s Soccer Game

My neice is playing soccer again this summer, so I finally made it out to one of her games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Aurora Borealis

This weekend, I went out with a friend on Saturday night to shoot the auroras. I’ve shot the auroras many times but I’ve never seen them this big and bright. Click on images to enlarge.

Aurora Borealis

This weekend, I went out with a friend on Saturday night to shoot the auroras. I’ve shot the auroras many times but I’ve never seen them this big and bright. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Pride Double-Header

Last week the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two bouts as part of the annual Winnipeg Pride celebration. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Pride Double-Header

Last week the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two bouts as part of the annual Winnipeg Pride celebration. Click on images to enlarge.

Raine Hamilton

Raine Hamilton was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for a show with her string trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Raine Hamilton

Raine Hamilton was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for a show with her string trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben’s Baseball Game

My nephew started playing baseball this year. I finally made it out to one of his games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben’s Baseball Game

My nephew started playing baseball this year. I finally made it out to one of his games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Nation of Two Recording Session

Last week I joined Nation of Two at Paintbox Studio where they’re starting to record their first EP. Click on images to enlarge.

Nation of Two Recording Session

Last week I joined Nation of Two at Paintbox Studio where they’re starting to record their first EP. Click on images to enlarge.

Metro Newspaper

It’s always nice to see my work in the local newspapers. Recently, the Metro News did a feature on Winnipeg Roller Derby League skater Alex Krosney for the upcoming pride celebration. #Pride30: Roller derby skater finds community in queer Winnipeg

Metro Newspaper

It’s always nice to see my work in the local newspapers. Recently, the Metro News did a feature on Winnipeg Roller Derby League skater Alex Krosney for the upcoming pride celebration. #Pride30: Roller derby skater finds community in queer Winnipeg

Book Signing with Theo Fleury

I’ve been up in Flin Flon, Mb. for a few days. A friend is the new librarian at the community library and she asked if I could stop by because former NHL player Theo Fleury was in town for a

Book Signing with Theo Fleury

I’ve been up in Flin Flon, Mb. for a few days. A friend is the new librarian at the community library and she asked if I could stop by because former NHL player Theo Fleury was in town for a

Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl

Last weekend I was working with Monica’s Danz Gym again, photographing their latest performance that they created called ‘Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl’. The show featured performances by their aerialist and circus arts students. Click on

Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl

Last weekend I was working with Monica’s Danz Gym again, photographing their latest performance that they created called ‘Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl’. The show featured performances by their aerialist and circus arts students. Click on

Courage, My Love & The New Electric

Last week, the West End Cultural Centre hosted a double feature with ‘Courage, My Love’ and ‘The New Electric’, two great up-and-coming Canadian Bands. Opening the show was local band Paisley. Click on images to enlarge.

Courage, My Love & The New Electric

Last week, the West End Cultural Centre hosted a double feature with ‘Courage, My Love’ and ‘The New Electric’, two great up-and-coming Canadian Bands. Opening the show was local band Paisley. Click on images to enlarge.

San Fermin

Folk Festival fan favourite San Firman was back in Winnipeg for a show at the Park Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

San Fermin

Folk Festival fan favourite San Firman was back in Winnipeg for a show at the Park Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr was in town for an awesome show at that West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show as local artists Rhianna Saj and the Reverend Rambler. Click on images to enlarge.

Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr was in town for an awesome show at that West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show as local artists Rhianna Saj and the Reverend Rambler. Click on images to enlarge.

Hot & Dirty Dance Party

The Dirty Catfish Brass Band and Dr. Hotbottom were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another Hot & Dirty Dance Party. Click on images to enlarge.

Hot & Dirty Dance Party

The Dirty Catfish Brass Band and Dr. Hotbottom were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another Hot & Dirty Dance Party. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – Tales From Last Night

Friday night’s Winnipeg Comedy Festival at the West End Cultural Centre had comedians in a talk show called Tales From Last Night. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – Tales From Last Night

Friday night’s Winnipeg Comedy Festival at the West End Cultural Centre had comedians in a talk show called Tales From Last Night. Click on images to enlarge.

The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought fan favourite ‘The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer’ back to town for a sold out show at the Park Theatre. Opening the show was Ryan McNally. Click on images to enlarge.

The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought fan favourite ‘The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer’ back to town for a sold out show at the Park Theatre. Opening the show was Ryan McNally. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Friday night’s second Winnipeg Comedy Festival show featured a group of local comedians for The Winnipeg Show. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Friday night’s second Winnipeg Comedy Festival show featured a group of local comedians for The Winnipeg Show. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Because News

Thursday night at the WECC had two Winnipeg Comedy Festival shows. The early show was CBC’s Because News. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Because News

Thursday night at the WECC had two Winnipeg Comedy Festival shows. The early show was CBC’s Because News. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Wednesday  night at the WECC, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted Ali Hassan for his Muslim Interrupted show. Opening the show was Robby Hoffman. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Wednesday  night at the WECC, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted Ali Hassan for his Muslim Interrupted show. Opening the show was Robby Hoffman. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Now or Never

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted shows at the West End Cultural Centre all week. On Wednesday evening, the CBC brought their Now or Never radio show in for a live taping. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Now or Never

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted shows at the West End Cultural Centre all week. On Wednesday evening, the CBC brought their Now or Never radio show in for a live taping. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their fifth bout of the season with The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 176-94. Click on image to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their fifth bout of the season with The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 176-94. Click on image to enlarge.

Daniel Champagne

Guitar virtuoso Daniel Champage was at the West End Cultural Centre for an awe-inspiring show to a sold out crowd. Opening the show was local song-writer Nic Dyson. Click on images to enlarge.

Daniel Champagne

Guitar virtuoso Daniel Champage was at the West End Cultural Centre for an awe-inspiring show to a sold out crowd. Opening the show was local song-writer Nic Dyson. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Spring Scrimmage

This weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted  some out-of-town teams for three bouts. The WRDL All Stars took on a mixed team, the Bombshell Brawlers took on Scarlett Fever from Brandon, and the Junior team took on Frostbite, the

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Spring Scrimmage

This weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted  some out-of-town teams for three bouts. The WRDL All Stars took on a mixed team, the Bombshell Brawlers took on Scarlett Fever from Brandon, and the Junior team took on Frostbite, the

Kerri Stephens & Dave Quanbury

Times Change[d] High & Lonesome Club has been hosing a Odd Couples showcase for the past couple months. This past week Kerri Stephens and Dave Quanbury played two sets on Thursday night. Click on images to enlarge.

Kerri Stephens & Dave Quanbury

Times Change[d] High & Lonesome Club has been hosing a Odd Couples showcase for the past couple months. This past week Kerri Stephens and Dave Quanbury played two sets on Thursday night. Click on images to enlarge.

University of Manitoba Percussion Ensemble

Last week the University of Manitoba Percussion ensemble hosted their final concert concert of the year in the Great Hall of the University College. Also included in the concert was an ensemble made up of the percussion studio alumni. Click

University of Manitoba Percussion Ensemble

Last week the University of Manitoba Percussion ensemble hosted their final concert concert of the year in the Great Hall of the University College. Also included in the concert was an ensemble made up of the percussion studio alumni. Click

Bill & Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett recently hit the road with one of his biggest musical influences, his father, Bill Plaskett. The father & son duo are playing songs from their new record, Solidarity, and as well as favourites from Joel’s vast catalogue of music.

Bill & Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett recently hit the road with one of his biggest musical influences, his father, Bill Plaskett. The father & son duo are playing songs from their new record, Solidarity, and as well as favourites from Joel’s vast catalogue of music.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. Valkyries’ Wrath

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their forth bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on the Backseat Betties. The final score had the Valks on top 164-142. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. Valkyries’ Wrath

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their forth bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on the Backseat Betties. The final score had the Valks on top 164-142. Click on images to enlarge.