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With more than 15 years as an arts reporter at CBC Radio-Canada under her belt, Britainy Zapshalla considers herself not only an expert but also a die hard fan of Saskatchewan’s entertainment scene. She’s a regular contributor to CTV Morning Live in Saskatoon and loves to help people plan their weekends with Brit’s Picks.

Brit’s Picks Sept. 17 – 24

Movie In the Park 2020 Stonebridge Sobeys Parking Lot 8:30p.m & 10:30p.m. Are you missing a night out at the movies? Thanks to the Stonebridge Community Association and generous sponsors, there is a free night of movies in the park in Stonebridge. You have two screenings to choose from. For the whole family to rock […]

YXE Underground shining a light on Saskatoon’s unsung heroes

“There are so many people making a difference and tackling important and tough issues here in Saskatoon. Their stories are worth celebrating and I feel so lucky to be able to do that.” Storytelling is his passion passion. Eric Anderson’s commitment to his community and the people that make it vibrant shines through in Season […]

Brit’s Picks Sept. 10 – 17

Fireside Stories Sept. 10 – 20 Meacham Dancing Sky Theatre – Amphitheatre Sept. 22 – 27 Saskatoon Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan site There’s nothing like sitting around a campfire on a warm fall evening. Dancing Sky Theatre is getting celebrating the beloved tradition of stories told around the fire with tales of people who’ve lived […]

Dancing Sky Theatre returning to its roots with Fireside Stories

“Throughout human history, we’ve always told each other stories. It’s where theatre came from.” Ask Dancing Sky Theatre’s artistic director Angus Ferguson how he envisioned the theatre’s future during the pandemic and he points to the past. “When Dancing Sky first started, we did a lot of large, outdoor productions. When COVID-19 hit, it became […]

Brit’s Picks Aug. 27 – Sept. 10

Music for the Gut – Virtual Thursday 7:30p.m. Facebook A homegrown charity that’s been entertaining crowds for more than a decade has had to shift gears this year for an online concert. Music for the Gut was founded by the Hughton family to help those suffering from Crohn’s & Colitis. This year’s musical revue features […]

Brit’s Picks Aug. 13 – 20

Gallery Re-Opens Friday Remai Modern After a long closure due to COVID-19, the Remai Modern is opening to the public. There are a few suggestions that the gallery has to make sure your experience is a quality one. The gallery is asking that you buy tickets ahead of time and take special note that its […]

Brit’s Picks July 30 – Aug. 6

Turn, Turn, Turn… a travelling theatre experience Now – Aug. 16 Saskatoon & Martensville Sum Theatre is back at what the team does best, reinventing live performance. With the pandemic, Sum couldn’t stage its annual Theatre in the Park but that didn’t stop them. Instead, the team has created a travelling show filled with music, […]

Sum Theatre’s thinking on its feet and hitting the street with TURN, TURN, TURN

A simple, summer joy; the sound of happy music coming down your block with the promise of a sweet treat. That’s how Sum Theatre is reinventing its summer show this year. “This is a show that will bring laughter and joy to families in our community and that’s what it’s all about.” “We want to […]

Brit’s Picks July 16 – 23

Pandemic Piano Thursday – 7pm Facebook Live from his living room, Saskatchewan’s own Jeffery Straker will perform his own original music and favourite covers too. This is the fourth virtual show Straker has performed on his 1910 Heintzman upright piano. Straker most recently released his song Light A Fire written with another Canadian favourite Royal […]

Brit’s Picks July 2 – 9

Drag Race Viewing Party Thurs. 7:00p.m. Capitol Music Club Get dolled up in your best drag or glam looks and head down to the Capitol Music Club for a viewing party of a show that’s going to sweep our country this summer. RuPaul’s Drag Race is a show that celebrates the glamour, camp and performing […]