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Okotoks studio pivots to Drive-In Dance Recitals

Okotoks studio pivots to Drive-In Dance Recitals

Alberta Dance Academy teaming up with DB Visuals and AVHD Visual Solutions for June 18-27 shows
Okotoks students create golden efforts at skills competition

Okotoks students create golden efforts at skills competition

After results were announced the evening of May 14, the Foothills Composite High School (FCHS) technical programs were represented in the upper echelon.
HBO’s  The Last of Us looking to Okotoks for talent

HBO’s The Last of Us looking to Okotoks for talent

A major television production is looking to Okotoks and area for talent. Producers of HBO’s episodic adaptation of game The Last of Us have put out casting calls in Okotoks, High River, Fort MacLeod, and Llethbridge areas for extras.
Okotoks area artists pitching in after concerns over coal mining

Okotoks area artists pitching in after concerns over coal mining

Artists from across Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario have contributed art to the the Livingstone Landowners Group (LLG) for an online auction to fund coal mining consultation.
Shakespeare's characters confront their troubles in Dewdney play

Shakespeare's characters confront their troubles in Dewdney play

Presented live online at 7 p.m. May 12, the play Tragedians Anonymous was written specifically for the Zoom platform, and features memorable characters from Shakespeare’s works
Turner Valley author compiles tales of survival and strength

Turner Valley author compiles tales of survival and strength

Wendy Portfors shares stories of struggle, strength, and triumph
Okotoks artist illustrates book to help sensitive children

Okotoks artist illustrates book to help sensitive children

Book aimed at equipping children and parents to cope with sensitivity and anxiety
Leighton announces annual juried members show

Leighton announces annual juried members show

The Leighton Art Centre's 19th Annual Juried Members Show will open virtually April 24
Foothills area music festival continues to roar

Foothills area music festival continues to roar

HIghwood festival goes online after missing one year due to COVID
Okotoks area talent contest aims to invigorate heart and sole

Okotoks area talent contest aims to invigorate heart and sole

Dance studio hosting online talent show for a variety of skills