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Actors sought for new production

Actors sought for new production

Cochrane's Vision Theatre is entering a new chapter under a new name as it prepares for its first production of the season.
Active Light concert series continues to bring flavour to town

Active Light concert series continues to bring flavour to town

Local music man of many hats, Patrick Zalinski, is looking to add to the cultural vibrancy of Cochrane with the continuation of his monthly Active Light Concert Series at The Hub in Sunset Ridge.
Bow Valley High School to present Madagascar

Bow Valley High School to present Madagascar

The magical characters of DreamWorks ' Madagascar will be brought to life by Bow Valley High School performing arts students next month.
Pipe band dedicates Robbie Burns night to Jack Tennant

Pipe band dedicates Robbie Burns night to Jack Tennant

The Cochrane Pipe Band’s Annual Robbie Burns night paid tribute to two historic figures Saturday night. The first was obviously Scottish Poet Robbie Burns.
How to Eat like a Child

How to Eat like a Child

Submitted by DJ Whetton This musical romp was produced by the Grade 10 Theatre Academy class. The students took ownership of the play including directing, acting, stage craft, advertisement, etc.
Library looks to unleash little actors

Library looks to unleash little actors

The Cochrane Public Library’s children’s drama program took to the stage today teaching youth aged eight to 12 the magic of theatre.
Talent festival is a chance to shine, be discovered

Talent festival is a chance to shine, be discovered

When Laurelle Vokey, 24, was about 10 years old she performed I Won’t Last a Day Without You, by the Carpenters at the Cochrane Youth Talent Festival.
Classical and flamenco staples team up to unleash a brand new sound

Classical and flamenco staples team up to unleash a brand new sound

This Saturday, Cochrane's favourite classical guitarist Martin Russell will be debuting in concert at the Gentry Espresso & Wine Bar in a sold-out show with former student, Jordan Young – who took the classical building blocks of from his teacher
Spirit of the bear

Spirit of the bear

When Kyle Aviak was growing up in Kugluktuk, Nunavut, one of Canada's most northern and isolated communities, he would never have dreamed his town, his school nor himself would be the topic of a Hollywood movie.
Cochranites strut their stuff in iconic Rose Parade

Cochranites strut their stuff in iconic Rose Parade

A handful of Cochrane and area youth experienced a rare opportunity to take part in one of America's biggest parades – the 130th annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, CA.