Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series

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Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series

Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to bringing live entertainment to the Red Lake District of Northwestern Ontario.

TICKET SALES:

Individual tickets are $25 each. Other ticket options include a 5 Show Flex Pass at $100 (All prices include HST).

Tickets are available at the door, online , or locally at The Water Buffalo on Highway 105 in Red Lake.

CONCERT LOCATIONS:

Concerts will taking place at the  Red Lake District High School.

All Performances begin at 7:30 p.m.


 

OUR 2017-18 PERFORMANCES

 

THE WAY WE FEEL | Friday, September 29, 2017

The Way We Feel is a multi-artist show featuring the songs of the legendary Gordon Lightfoot. Expect a highly entertaining evening brought to you by Kevin Fox, Lori Cullen, Peter Katz, Oh Susanna, and Jory Nash. The show has boasted three sold out shows a year for 14 years at Toronto’s famous Hugh’s Room.   www.jorynash.com/waywefeel

 

GLASS TIGER - Wae Ye’r Family | Monday, October 16, 2017  BUY TICKETS

With hits like “Don’t Forget Me”, “Someday”, and “Diamond Sun”, this New Market, Ontario-based rock band quickly rose to fame in the 1980s and went on to win five JUNOs and a Grammy nomination for Best New Artist in 1987. Glass Tiger’s career has spanned more than 25 years. The opening act is Jonathan Roy.  www.glasstiger.ca

 

MANITOBA THEATRE  CENTRE - A CHRISTMAS CAROL | Thursday, December 14, 2017

The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre brings Charles Dickens’ timeless story of Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, and Tiny Tim to life in an amazing one-man show! Let the love, hope, and compassion of this classic tale warm your family’s hearts just in time for the holiday season.   www.royalmtc.ca

 

THE FUGITIVES | Monday, January 15, 2018

Based in Vancouver BC, this modern folk music group is as eclectic as the city from which they hail. Their sound has been described as everything from folk pop, to spoken word cabaret. The Fugitives have toured 12 countries, and been nominated for several Canadian Folk Music Awards and a Western Canadian Music Award.  www.thefugitives.ca

 

MOTUS O and MARIA NEMAT – PRISONER OF TEHRAN  | Thursday, February 8, 2018

Get ready for a powerful performance as Motus O Dance Theatre captures the story of Marina Nemat who, after the Islamic Revolution of 1979, was arrested at the age of 16 and spent more than two years as a political prisoner. Since 1990, Motus O has created 19 full-length productions for adults and children.  www.mtc.mb.ca

 

THUNDER BAY SYMPHONY | Thursday, March 1, 2018

Celebrating over 55 seasons, the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra will be back in 2018 to bring you an evening of unique and unforgettable original programming. Bring your whole family to delight in the perfect mix of classics, as well as pop and children’s pieces.   www.tbso.ca

 

EBNFLOH DANCE COMPANY - COMPLEXE ‘R’ | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

In 2005, Alexandra “Spicey” Lande dreamt of bringing Montreal street dance to a larger audience. Fast forward more than a decade, and Ebnfloh is captivating audiences everywhere they go. Their fusion of hip hop and other dance styles continuously pushes artistic boundaries and always keeps viewers on their toes.  www.ebnfloh.com 

 

BARBRA LICA  | Friday, April 13, 2018

JUNO-nominated Barbra Lica has been receiving accolades since the release of her debut album in 2012, at which time the CBC named her one of Canada’s top five jazz artists. Her love of classic musicians like Doris Day and Ella Fitzgerald comes through in her own sweet and unique style.   www.barbralicamusic.com

Look Who's

Performing in 2017-18

With help from our generous

Sponsors and Supporters

The Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series would like to acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors:

GOLDCORP – RED LAKE GOLD MINES ~ CKDR

Gillons’ Insurance ~ Dryden GM ~ Red Lake IGA  ~ Wilsons Business Solutions

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What's Happening

News and Reviews

CORB LUND KICKS OFF THE WILDERNESS ENTERTAINMENT SERIES WITH A TWANG

The Northern Sun News

Popular Alberta alternative-country singer-songwriter Corb Lund rocked the Red Lake High School’s gymnasium last Friday as he performed to a packed house. The crowd, in which the younger generation of Red Lakers was well represented, was enthusiastic and appreciative….more

WELCOME TO THE 2014-15 SEASON

Welcome to the Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series! We have 7 great shows scheduled for the 2014-15 season with a wide ranging selection of talented performers. Kicking off this year is the high-energy country sounds of Corb Lund….more

KEN LAVIGNE SINGS “HALLELUJAH”

Ken Lavigne “Hallelujah” “Hallelujah” – Leonard Cohen I’ve heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do you? It goes like this The fourth, the fifth The minor fall, the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah Hallelujah, Hallelujah Hallelujah, Hallelujah Your …..more

TOP CANADIAN ACTS COMING TO A GYM NEAR YOU!

Top Canadian acts coming to a gym near you! The Northern Sun News – September 6, 2012 By Jennifer Thurbide Looking for something to beat the impending winter blues? The Wilderness Entertainment Series (WES) says their seasonal line-up will bring the heat as representatives announced last week their first concert series showcasing an impressive list…more

Past Seasons

Red Lake Wilderness Entertainment Series

2016-2017 SEASON

ALISHA BRILLA | Septermber 20, 2016

TERRI CLARK | October 13, 2015

ENNIS SISTERS | November 21, 2015 

EVERYTHING FRITZ | January 19, 2017

ROYAL MANITOBA THEATRE CENTRE – LAST TRAIN TO NIBROC | February 8, 2017

KAHA:WE DANCE THEATRE | THE HONOURING | April 9, 2017

UNION DUKE  | April  25, 2017


2015-2016 SEASON

SARAH HARMER | Septermber 23, 2015

MOTUS O DANCE THEATRE | October 18, 2015

SUSAN AGLUKARK  | October 27, 2015

MUDMEN | November 18, 2015 

ROYAL MANITOBA THEATRE CENTRE – THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES | January 28, 2016

THUNDER BAY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | February 26, 2016

TOM ALLEN’S JUDGEMENT OF PARIS | April 8, 2016


2014-2015 SEASON

CORB LUND  |  September 26, 2014

JOHN MANN  |  October 23, 2014

KEN LAVIGNE  |  November 22, 2014

ROBERT POST  |  January 20, 2015

ROYAL MANITOBA THEATRE CENTRE  |  February 26, 2015

THE BROTHERS LANDRETH  |  March 26, 2015

CHANTAL KREVIAZUK  |  April 20, 2015

 


2013-2014 SEASON

BRUCE COCKBURN | September 28, 2013

ROSE COUSINS TRIO |  October 22, 2013

JESSE PETERS TRIO  |  January 11, 2014

BLACKIE AND THE RODEO KINGS |  February 5, 2014

THUNDER BAY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (with Pierre Schryer) | February 13, 2014

BARNEY BENTALL |  April 8, 2014

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