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The Show with David Burrows # 255 – with Mike...

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Published on Sep 20, 2016 Opening Segment: Fun times at The Station Music Hall​ with The Lazys​! Special shoutout to The Down River Band​. The Entertainment Scene: Mike Blackmore​ is a busy guy, but he always has time for his music and a chance to show off and perform. Mike is also getting ready to perform at Cheeky Monkey​ for Sarnia First Friday​ in October. Mike also talks about special guests from the cast of 'Rock of Ages' coming to the Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ In The Community: The annual Race to Erase​ has returned to Sarnia for its 11th year. Organizer Rich Bouchard​ explains the event and why it is important to our community. Closing Segment Sarnia Sting​ Home opener against London Knights​. Sarnia Stign also playing Friday agains Owen Sound Attack​. Sarnia Sting updates will posted at The Video Show Network​ during the games. Watch more local videos and even at www.tvsn.ca

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Hidden Talents Auditions for children

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Auditions will be on the 1st of October, 12:30pm at St. Joseph’s. Callbacks if needed, will be October 2nd, 4:15pm at St Joseph’s. Looking for 2 children for the following characters: Grace: (Needs to look age 8 - 10 - Female) Grace is a very strong character who has only one wish for Christmas. She is in most scenes. This character must be a strong actress and able to sing. Henry: (Needs to look age 10 - 12 - Male) Henry is in most scenes and does not have to sing. CLICK HERE for info & script

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Trivia Q & A # 38 – 2016

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Q. Who wrote the theme song for Johhny Carson's 'Tonight Show'? A. Ottawa, Canada born Paul Anka "Johnny's Theme" began life as "Toot Sweet", a pop instrumental composed in 1959 by Paul Anka and recorded by Tutti's Trumpets.  It was released on Disney's Buena Vista label as the B-side to The Camarata Strings' single "Lost In a Fog". "Tutti" Camarata, who was Annette Funicello's producer at the time, asked Anka to write some songs for Funicello's first album to follow her work on The Mickey Mouse Club.  Anka added lyrics to "Toot Sweet" and published them under the title "It's Really Love",  and the song was released as part of Annette Sings Anka. He recorded his own version of "It's Really Love" that same year for the French film Faibles Femmes. When Johnny Carson, a fan of jazz music, was preparing to take over as the permanent host of The Tonight Show starting in ...

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Welcoming new members: International Symphony Orchestra/St....

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International Symphony Orchestra/St. Cecilia’s Youth Ensemble WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS The International Symphony Orchestra welcomes young string players from Lambton and St. Clair Counties to participate in its Youth Ensemble Initiative. Violinists, violists, cellists and bassists of all levels are invited. Beginning adult members, or those wishing to improve their skills are also encouraged to take part. Weekly rehearsals focus on: note-reading; technique; intonation; ensemble playing, and having fun! Recitals demonstrate progress and accomplishments. A modest fee applies, however, bursary assistance is available based on financial need. The first rehearsal of the 2016-2017 Season will take place on Wednesday, October 5th, 6:30 p.m., in the Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre, 180 College Street North, Sarnia. The Ensemble is under the direction of International Symphony Orchestra violinist/violist Stephen Collins. A native of Michigan, Mr. Collins holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Performance (violin and viola); a Master’s in Pedagogy (teaching) and Performance; and is certified in violin restoration/repair. Mr. ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 254

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Published on Sep 13, 2016 Opening Segment: Sarnia Sting​ Recap: The Entertainment Scene: The Trews​ are coming to Sarnia. Michele Stokley​ and Stuart T. Manchee​ talk about the special 2 night concert! Liuna Sarnia​'s Trewsfest will also support Women's Interval Home of Sarnia Lambton​ & Official Sarnia & District Humane Society​. www.sarniabayfest.com and www.thestationmusichall.com . In The Community: Classic motorcylcles and 'Distinguished' Men. It's A distinguished gentleman's motorcle ride. Al & Jerry Baljeu invite motorcyle hobbyists and the public to join them for a new special event in Sarnia. Closing Segment: Win tickets to see Theo Fleury and also The Lazys this weekend at The Station Music Hall​ More local events and videos at www.tvsn.ca

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Local Humanitarian & Musician Honoured at CCMA

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Photo of Sarnia's own Mike Stevens with Michelle Wright & Murray McLauchlan The 2016 Slaight Music Humanitarian Award (a CCMA Award of Distinction) was presented to Mike Stevens during Country Music Week in London, Ontario, this past weekend. Stevens is founder of the charity ArtsCan Circle. Established in 2002, ArtsCan Circle has been leading the crusade of connecting creative artists with at-risk Indigenous youth in Canada. Teams of hand-picked professional artists volunteer their time and talent to travel to desolate communities to share the healing power of the arts – whether through music, fine arts or performance arts – and to encourage self-esteem, promote self-expression and strengthen relationships within the community amongst the Indigenous youth. The Slaight Music Humanitarian Award distinguishes those who have made an outstanding contribution of time and energy in support of humanitarian causes. “We are thrilled to celebrate the accomplishments of Mike Stevens and his charity, ArtsCan Circle,” said Gary Slaight, President and ...

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AUDITIONS – Lambton Young Theatre Players –...

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AUDITIONS – Lambton...

The Lambton Young Theatre Players are pleased to announce auditions for their Fall production, MUNSCH AT PLAY , Sept. 20th, 21st and 22nd from 4:00 to 7:30 PM in Petrolia. Featuring some of the best-loved stories from famous children's author, Robert Munsch, MUNSCH AT PLAY is a delightful romp full of fun and silly characters. Mud Puddle, Millicent and The Wind, Mortimer, The Paper Bag Princess and Stephanie's Ponytail come to life onstage in this highly entertaining production. Twenty roles will be cast for MUNSCH AT PLAY, and young actors and actresses between the ages of ten and eighteen years are invited to audition. Audition are by appointment only. Times and dates can be booked by calling (519) 331-3338. MUNSCH AT PLAY will be performed for school matinees and public performances at the Sarnia Library Theatre on Christina Street, November 15th through 18th. Rehearsals will take place two to three nights weekly (primarily ...

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Trivia Q & A # 37 – 2016

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Q.  Besides Tragically Hip, what other music superstar was from Kingston Ontario? Hint: he can be a bit "Reckless" A.  Bryan Guy Adams,  (born 5 November 1959) is a Canadian singer, guitarist, songwriter, photographer, and activist. One of the world's best-selling artists of all time, Adams has sold 100 million records and singles worldwide. Adams rose to fame in North America with his 1983 album Cuts Like a Knife and turned into a global star with his 1984 album Reckless which produced some of his best known songs including "Run to You" and "Summer of '69". In 1991, he released "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You", one of the best-selling singles of all time. Adams also spawned the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Heaven", "All for Love" and "Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?". For his contributions to music, Adams has garnered many awards and nominations, including 20 Juno Awards among 56 ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 253

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Published on Sep 6, 2016 Opening Segment: Sarnia Rib Fest​ attracts thousands to Hiawatha. Local charities The Inn of the Good Shepherd- Sarnia​, Sarnia Lambton Rebound​ & St. Clair Child & Youth Services​ will receive donations from the event. The Entertainment Scene: Petrolia Heritage Committee​ in partnership with Petrolia Community Theatre​ will be presenting a 'Cemetery Tour at Hillsdale Cemetery​. David Hext​ from the Petrolia Heritage Committee talks about the importance of the event. In The Community: A cruise on the Duc d'Orleans II​ supporting the Huron House Boys' Home​ will take place on September 15th. Executive Director Don Adam​ shares the details and entertainment coming on the cruise. Don also shares a special program announcement supported by Libro Credit Union​. www.hhbh.ca Closing Segment: Gord Bamford​ wsg Scott Manery​ at The Station Music Hall​ The Trews​ are returning to Sarnia in December in support of Women's Interval Home of Sarnia Lambton​ and Official Sarnia & District Humane Society​. More local videos ...

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COGECO TV Playlist is back

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COGECO TV Playlist is back

Local Cogeco TV in their continuing support of local talent, will begin airing the newest season of PLAYLIST starting on Tuesday September 13 at 9:00 pm. Some of the bands and musicians you will get to hear and see are:  Mike Blackmoore, The Fat Catz, Silver Stone Satellite and Nic Swales, Weird Neighbors and the Down River Band.  More possibly to come since the program will air until at least December. A repeat of the show will be aired on Fridays at 9:30 pm unless there is a Sting game to preempt it.

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