The Algoma Arts Festival Association is pleased to announce the
2018 Algoma Fall Festival!
In our 46th season we’ll be celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the first trip box car trip to Algoma by several members of the Group of Seven with Algoma Discovered along with Canadian Icons including Sharon and Bram, Mary Walsh, author Mark Sakamoto with journalist Jeanne Beker and Ashley MacIsaac.
“What a fantastic group of Canadians for audiences to see and hear in October!” said Rosetta Sicoli, President of the Algoma Arts Festival Association. “There truly is something for everyone.”
Algoma Discovered: The Exhibition ~ A celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Group Of Seven in Algoma
Wednesday, October 3 to Sunday, October 28
Art Gallery of Algoma: Main Gallery
In 1918, Lawren Harris and J.E.H. MacDonald along with their patron and friend Dr. MacCallum came to Algoma to sketch and paint on their first box car trip along the Algoma Central Railway.
The Art Gallery of Algoma will feature an exhibition of their permanent collection of the Group of Seven along with many original pieces never before presented in Sault Ste. Marie with works by each of the Group of Seven artists.
Admission: Adults $12, Seniors/Students $6, Children 12 & Under and AGA Members Free
Sharon & Bram
A very special fond, final farewell!
October 6, 11:00 AM Sault Community Theatre Centre
A 40th Anniversary Sing-Along Celebration. This extraordinary occasion offers a final opportunity to see Sharon and Bram in a sing-along concert for the entire family.
Since 1978, Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison have been pre-eminent in all aspects of family entertainment across North America as members of the trio “Sharon, Lois & Bram”. Together, the threesome produced over twenty recordings, beginning with their iconic ‘One Elephant, Deux Elephants’, three song-books, six national TV specials, sixty-five episodes of The Elephant Show, and fifty-two of Skinnamarink TV.
Adults $20, Children 12 & under $10 Buy Tickets
October 6 to October 20
The Art Gallery Of Algoma
THREE DATES: Saturday, October 6, 13 & 20 – 1:00 pm
Adults 16+ $30.00
Guided by experts in their field, learn to paint in the style of the Group of Seven. This 2 hour class will give you insights and techniques to enhance your painting skills. Supplies are provided. Call 705-949-9067 ext. 107 to book.
Newfoundland’s JUNO-nominated duo of Catherine Allen and Andrew James O’Brien
Thursday, October 11, 8:00 PM
The Pub at The Water Tower Inn
Adults $35, Students $25 Buy Tickets
Friday, October 12, 8:00 PM
The Machine Shop
What is The 27 Club? A list of great musicians who tragically left us at the young age of 27, most of whom were noted for their high-risk lifestyles in the spotlight.
Adults $39, Students $25 Buy Tickets
Sunday, October 14, 2:00 PM
The Pavilion ~ Water Tower Inn
Adults $29, Students $19 Buy Tickets
One of the most celebrated Canadian roots musicians of all time, having sold in excess of 500,000 albums
Friday, October 26, 8:00 PM
The Machine Shop
Adults $45, Students & Children $29 Buy Tickets
Canadian cultural icon, comedienne and social activist
November 1, 8:00 PM
Sault Community Theatre Centre
Tickets: Adults $45 Purchase Now
Tickets will be available starting August 17 online at www.algomafallfestival.com and at the Sault Community Theatre Box Office in the Station Mall.
View the entire Festival line up at www.algomafallfestival.com.