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September 2017

Vetta Presents Piano Quartet Favourites

September 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Adult $20 | Student $5 | Three-Concert Subscription $45 (for subscription call 537.2102)

Arthur Rowe piano Joan Blackman violin Yariv Aloni viola Eugene Osadchy cello Adaskin Introduction and Rondo; Schumann Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op 47; Brahms Piano Quartet in C minor, Op 60 Vetta’s most venerable chamber musicians Arthur Rowe, Yariv Aloni, Eugene Osadchy and Artistic Director Joan Blackman come together to perform a classic program. Immerse yourself in musical bliss! View Vetta Presents Brochure here.

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The Gift

September 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$20

“The Gift” is about a boy growing up in a First Nations family struggling with violence, alcoholism, dysfunction and tragedy. In order to survive, John makes himself as invisible as possible and doesn’t speak. The performance communicates his story with-out dialogue and invites the audience to explore their own stories. “The Gift” is about reconciliation, healing, finding your voice and celebration. Please be aware this show is not suitable for children. There will be a discussion afterward.

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Parallel Art Show

September 29 - October 22
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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Free

  Open daily Friday September 29-Sunday October 22. 10 am-5 pm Admission free. Opening reception Saturday September 30. 6 pm-8 pm Admission free. The 2017 Salt Spring National Art Prize and the Salt Spring Arts Council are proud to present the Parallel Art Show. The exhibition features the work of fifty outstanding Salt Spring Island artists who submitted their work to SSNAP 2017. Curated by Matt Steffich and Anthony Matthews, this exhibition demonstrates why Salt Spring Island is known as one of the premier…

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SS Forum: Nancy Baron, Science Communications Specialist

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$15 - 2017 Forum Members; $20 - General Public

A war on science is underway in the United States, where President Donald Trump has fired government scientists, rolled back environmental protections, and withdrawn from the Paris Climate Agreement. Nancy Baron, one of the most influential defenders of science in the United States, provides a superb start to the Salt Spring Forum’s fall speaker series. Baron is Director of Science Outreach for COMPASS, a Portland-based organization that helps scientists to engage with the public and policymakers on issues such as…

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Parallel Art Show – Opening Reception

September 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

The 2017 Salt Spring National Art Prize and the Salt Spring Arts Council are proud to present the Parallel Art Show. The exhibition features the work of fifty outstanding Salt Spring Island artists who submitted their work to SSNAP 2017. Curated by Matt Steffich and Anthony Matthews, this exhibition demonstrates why Salt Spring Island is known as one of the premier arts communities in Canada. Featuring the work of:  

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October 2017

The Passion of Russia

October 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Adult: $30, Student: $15

Carter Johnson (piano) & Helena Jung (cello) present works by Russian composers, including Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Rubinstein. "Spellbinding" and "electric" are some of the words that have been used to describe the playing of twenty-year-old Carter Johnson. Johnson has been a prizewinner in numerous competitions and festivals, including Second Place (along with the Baroque and chamber music prizes) in the CFMTA National Piano Competition at age 14, Second Prize in the Julia Crane International Piano Competition at age 16,…

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The Creative Mind: Creativity In The Arts and Sciences (Salt Spring National Art Prize 2017)

October 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$25 General

Panellists from the worlds of arts and science will explore the nature of creativity, what are its essential elements, and where the creative spark comes from. How do people conceive novel and original ideas for a sculpture, a musical score or a scientific breakthrough? What is the creative process like? Is exceptional creativity “born” or can it be nurtured? Under what conditions does creativity flourish? And last, but not least, what is the role of creativity in a healthy society?…

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SS Film Festival: Maudie

October 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$10

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCZ_guQTGNw Maudie, based on the true story of Nova Scotia artist Maud Lewis, is an unlikely romance in which the reclusive Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke) hires a fragile yet determined woman named Maud (Sally Hawkins) to be his housekeeper. Maud, bright-eyed but hunched with crippled hands, yearns to be independent, to live away from her protective family and she also yearns, passionately, to create art. Unexpectedly, Everett finds himself falling in love. Maudie charts Everett’s efforts to protect himself from…

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Falling Awake

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$15 Adults $10 Kids

  Graffiti Theatre Company Presents Ragmop Theatre's original award-winning surrealist physical comedy: Falling Awake Created and performed by Nayana Fielkov and Matthew “Poki” McCorkle Death, love, flash-floods and a pinch of salt. A surreal physical comedy about a woman and her deceased lover meeting in the dreams. Chock-full with mesmerizing illusions, tender serenades, and scenarios so absurd you’d wonder if you were dreaming. Five Stars Winnipeg Free Press "Wonderfully bizarre" Vue Weekly Edmonton "mastery of physical theatre" - London Free Press…

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November 2017

The Comic Strippers: A Male Stripper Parody & Improv Comedy Show

November 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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$35 regular or $30 per ticket for groups of 6 or more

Your favourite comedy bodies are back with a new show, more moves and even quicker wits. A SHOW FOR ALL GENDERS… 19+ ONLY WARNING! No extreme nudity, just extreme hilarity. A fictitious male stripper troupe (played by a cast of some of Canada’s best improvisational comedians) performs a sexylarious improv comedy show at ArtSpring. These guys try to be sexy… it just comes out funny. Constantly grooving and gyrating in between scenes they banter with the crowd and perform their hilarious twist…

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January 2018

Vetta Presents The Russian Connection

January 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Adult $20 | Student $5 | Three-Concert Subscription $45 (for subscription call 537.2102)

Maria Larionoff violin Joan Blackman violin David Harding viola Eugene Osadchy cello Haydn String Quartet in C major, Op 33 No. 3, “The Bird”; Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op 110; Borodin String Quartet No. 2 in D major Did you know that Haydn dedicated his Opus 33 Quartets to a Russian nobleman? That Borodin wrote his 2nd quartet as a present for his wife? That Shostakovich considered the 8th quartet as an epitaph and wept when…

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