News & Upcoming Events
Presented by JazzYYC & Calgary Spoken Word Society, expect the unexpected at A Night of Seduction on Nov 8-9 @ Ironwood with a full-on seduction of jazz.
The project, entitled YYC POP: Portraits of People, will be a book-length anthology, a collection of short vignettes, penned by Calgarians.
A Love Letter to Emily C is a gentle, endearing homage to Emily Carr, the Canadian painter, and writer whose work was inspired by the Indigenous people.
On May 5 at 2 p.m., Wedlidi will join Wilson and facilitator Patti Pon, president and CEO of Calgary Arts Development, in The Big Secret Theatre for a talk.
Sheri-D Wilson recently released the single "the colour of ruby" from the album Dragon Rouge, out on CD Baby. Listen to the track on YouTube or the website.
The play, called Love Letter To Emily C, is largely based on Carr’s endless stream of letters reflecting her epiphanies, good and bad... runs from May 4-11.
Running May 4 - 11, 2019, at Big Secret Theatre, A Love Letter to Emily C, explores the life and times of Canadian icon and artist Emily Carr.
The Calgary Poet Laureate is intended to be an artistic ambassador for Calgary, presenting at civic events and producing literary work that reflects our city and its citizens. Sheri-D Wilson’ tenure as Poet Laureate of Calgary will be from 2018 – 2020.
With fine-tuned vocabulary, far-reaching observation, and the dream-vision of the surrealist eye, Sheri-D delves into the personal and the universal, the everyday and the mythical in The Book of Sensations.