The deciding factor at any live event is spontaneity. In a play it's the interaction of audience and actors. Rocky Horror Picture Show is better in a theatre than in a living room: the dancing, costumes, and screaming are all part of a local cultural evolution. The same
Taylor Leedahl started Tonight It's Poetry, a weekly showcase of local poetic talent, in April 2008. Little did she know that a year later, her locally-grown project would attract national attention. On June 14, at the last Tonight It's Poetry of the year, the first Saskatoon slam poetry team was decided. They will be heading to
Though initially a tour comprised of six bands, White Whale Records will be doing a truncated version of their five-year anniversary party here in Saskatoon on June 29. Two indie bands from Toronto, Octoberman and Mohawk Lodge, will be joined by Edmonton rocker Eamon McGrath for a night of eclectic rock music.
Montreal metal gurus Derelict came ripping through town at the end of May, slaying an audience of intense metal-heads at Walker's Nightclub with their exuberant but deadly brand of extreme music. Though based in Montreal, Derelict have more than one Saskatoon connection. Impressively, they have managed to steal one of