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What's up in New West? Top weekend picks

What's up in New West? Top weekend picks

There's so much going on in New Westminster this weekend you may need a rest afterwards. We're continuing with our popular feature, The Record's Top Five (or More) Things to Do This Weekend and offer the following suggestions for Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 1.
Lively City: Carols and bells and a whole lot more

Lively City: Carols and bells and a whole lot more

Hark, how the bells, sweet silver bells, all seem to say, throw cares away ... Yes, it's the season when any mention of the word "bells" gets me started singing Carol of the Bells .
Nutcracker performances a Massey Theatre highlight

Nutcracker performances a Massey Theatre highlight

Looking for an entertaining night out? Massey Theatre is abuzz with activity for the next couple of weeks. Here are a few highlights from the theatre's latest events listings: * Saturday, Nov. 30, 7 p.m.
What's up in New West? Arts calendar Nov. 26

What's up in New West? Arts calendar Nov. 26

Wednesday, November 27 Music For Winds From Across The Globe, featuring the Douglas College Concert Band, with music spanning from the Renaissance to modern day, directed by John Van Deursen, 7:30 p.m. at the Laura C.
Choirs perform in New West for Christmas

Choirs perform in New West for Christmas

Nothing says Christmas like the sound of voices raised in song. Fans of choral music have plenty of offerings in New Westminster this holiday season.
Douglas College choirs in concert Friday

Douglas College choirs in concert Friday

Choral music lovers will want to head down to Douglas College this Friday night. On Friday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m., the Douglas College Chorale and the Douglas College Choral Society will hold a concert at the college's Laura C.
Lively City: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Lively City: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

I love Christmas, I really do. I just don't like how early it seems to arrive. However, the Van Dop Gallery seems to be going out of its way to make the holiday season worthwhile, so I'll happily write about it anyway.
What's up in New West? New arts calendar Nov. 21

What's up in New West? New arts calendar Nov. 21

Thursday, November 21 New Animal, a new contemporary dance work presented by the 605 Collective at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, 8 p.m., $32 regular or $27 students/senior in advance; otherwise $35/$30, tickets.shadboltcentre.com or 604-205-3000.
New West dancers set to appear in Alberta Ballet's Nutcracker

New West dancers set to appear in Alberta Ballet's Nutcracker

Young dancers from New Westminster will be sharing the stage with top dancers when Alberta Ballet's Nutcracker returns to Vancouver.
New West theatre company announces back-to-back musicals

New West theatre company announces back-to-back musicals

Patrick Street Productions goes both classic and contemporary for its 2014 season