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The South Cariboo Artist Guild’s Martin Machacek (back from left), Kathy Crawshay, Carol Munro, Tracy McAvity hung their new show a Winter Wonderland with Jess Thomas (front left) and Penny Bailey. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Winter Wonderland comes to Showcase Gallery

The South Cariboo Artists Guild’s newest show is on until Febuary

Plays like the Emperor’s New Clothes happen thanks to people like stage manager Melissa Hemirston and producer Kathy Wolczuk. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Behind the scenes on the Emperor’s New Clothes

The crew of a production is just as integral as the cast

Neil VanderHorst stars as the Emperor in the 100 Mile Performing Arts Society’s new pantomime, the Emperor’s New Clothes. The play premiered at Martin Exeter Hall on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m.

A storybook performance comes to 100 Mile House

The Emperor’s New Clothes is on now at Martin Exeter Hall

Alamaz Durand organized and emceed the Greater Purpose Benefit Concert at Hillside Community Church on Nov. 19. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Hillside Community Church hosts benefit concert

Close to a thousand dollars were raised to support local Ukrainian families

Alamaz Durand organized and emceed the Greater Purpose Benefit Concert at Hillside Community Church on Nov. 19. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Breelyn Grinder and Paul Grinder were the local hunters who helped guide Art Napoleon and Dan Hayes on their moose hunt in the Tsilhqot’in (Chilcotin). (Mooswa Films photo)

Food, culture combine in tv episode filmed at Tl’etinqox in the Chilcotin

Moosemeat & Marmalade docuseries episode using local guides to gather food, streaming on APTN

Breelyn Grinder and Paul Grinder were the local hunters who helped guide Art Napoleon and Dan Hayes on their moose hunt in the Tsilhqot’in (Chilcotin). (Mooswa Films photo)
The cover of Rescue Me: Behind the Scenes of Search and Rescue by Cathalynn Labonte-Smith.

SCSAR founder featured in Rescue Me: Behind the Scenes of Search and Rescue

This new book explores what it takes to be a member of search and rescue

The cover of Rescue Me: Behind the Scenes of Search and Rescue by Cathalynn Labonte-Smith.
Cindy Wickingstad is excited to be showing off her art In Pursuit of Beauty on now at the Showcase Gallery. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Beauty captured at Showcase Gallery

Whenever Cindy Wickingstad puts brush to canvas she seeks to capture life’s…

Cindy Wickingstad is excited to be showing off her art In Pursuit of Beauty on now at the Showcase Gallery. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Beyond the Haunting is a team of paranormal investigators who include Kelly Ireland (left), Corine Carey and Leanne Sallenback who star in Haunted Gold Rush, a new documentary coming to T+E next week. (Photo submitted)
Beyond the Haunting is a team of paranormal investigators who include Kelly Ireland (left), Corine Carey and Leanne Sallenback who star in Haunted Gold Rush, a new documentary coming to T+E next week. (Photo submitted)
Banchi Hanuse, on left, Season 6: Episode 5 and 6 of Moosemeat & Marmalade director, stands with Art Napoleon, producer and host of the show, during filming in Bella Coola, Nuxalkulmc. (Olivia Vanderwal, photo).

Moosemeat & Marmalade episodes filmed in Bella Coola showing on APTN

The docuseries filmed two episodes in Nuxalkulmc last year, both directed by Banchi Hanuse

Banchi Hanuse, on left, Season 6: Episode 5 and 6 of Moosemeat & Marmalade director, stands with Art Napoleon, producer and host of the show, during filming in Bella Coola, Nuxalkulmc. (Olivia Vanderwal, photo).
Lone Butte Community Hall decorated for Trunk or Treat last Halloween. Various law enforcement officers, unicorns, cartoon characters and things that go bump in the night enjoyed an evening of Trunk or Treating and fireworks. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Trunk or Treating, fireworks and more Halloween night in Lone Butte

Bring out the whole family for a night of Halloween fun at the Lone Butte Community Hall

Lone Butte Community Hall decorated for Trunk or Treat last Halloween. Various law enforcement officers, unicorns, cartoon characters and things that go bump in the night enjoyed an evening of Trunk or Treating and fireworks. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Karen Smith (left) rehearses for the Emperor’s New Clothes alongside Glen Tanner and Neil Vanderhorst last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Rehearsals for new pantomime in full swing

The Emperor’s New Clothes premieres in December

Karen Smith (left) rehearses for the Emperor’s New Clothes alongside Glen Tanner and Neil Vanderhorst last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Bianka Perlick is excited to be curating her first art show at Parkside Gallery this month. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Last November Bianka Perlick discovered a love of painting

Since the Lac La Hache artist began, she has made well over 100 paintings

Bianka Perlick is excited to be curating her first art show at Parkside Gallery this month. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
A Mountain View Along the Thompson River by Sheryl Fremlin.

Watercolour artist looks back on decade of art

Sheryl Fremlin is returning to her artist roots this month with Watercolour: A Retrospective

A Mountain View Along the Thompson River by Sheryl Fremlin.
Blast of Autumn by Bobbie Crane.

Walk among the trees at Parkside Gallery

The newest show celebrates our relationship with trees

Blast of Autumn by Bobbie Crane.
Eldy Birnie loves spending her retirement painting abstract paintings out of her home studio in Eagle Creek near Canim Lake. (Photo submitted)

Art an adventure for Eagle Creek resident

Eldy Birnie loves learning something new about her art every chance she gets

Eldy Birnie loves spending her retirement painting abstract paintings out of her home studio in Eagle Creek near Canim Lake. (Photo submitted)
Collen Middleton, frontman for Bent Road Tavern, has written a song inspired by the Cariboo Chilcotin entitled Fallow In This Deep. (Photo submitted)

Landscape of the Cariboo inspires love song

Chris Harris’ photography turned into music video

Collen Middleton, frontman for Bent Road Tavern, has written a song inspired by the Cariboo Chilcotin entitled Fallow In This Deep. (Photo submitted)
Cindy Faulkner intends to hang 100 unique peace bells, made by hand using clay, across the South Cariboo this fall and spring. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Artist Cindy Faulkner fires bells of peace for the South Cariboo

Cindy Faulkner plans to spread some love and happiness in the South Cariboo using 100 peace bells

Cindy Faulkner intends to hang 100 unique peace bells, made by hand using clay, across the South Cariboo this fall and spring. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Sarah Jane Scouten performed on a Saturday evening on the main stage at a previous Arts on the Fly in Horsefly, B.C. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Sarah Jane Scouten performs Saturday evening on the main stage at Arts on the Fly in Horsefly, B.C. in 2019. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photos)

Arts on the Fly cancelled, to try again next year

Organizers cite lack of camping as contributing to low ticket pre-sales

Sarah Jane Scouten performed on a Saturday evening on the main stage at a previous Arts on the Fly in Horsefly, B.C. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Sarah Jane Scouten performs Saturday evening on the main stage at Arts on the Fly in Horsefly, B.C. in 2019. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photos)
The Antonio Larosa Band performs live at the Parks Alive Summer Music series last Friday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Antonio Larosa Band brings old school rock to 100 Mile

The Antonio Larosa Band rocked Centennial Park last Friday during Parks Alive Summer Music.

The Antonio Larosa Band performs live at the Parks Alive Summer Music series last Friday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Donalda Speers, the director of the Emperor’s New Clothes, is inviting anyone with an interest in acting to attend auditions at St. Timothy’s Anglican Church Sept. 8 and Sept. 10. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Actors sought for roles in Emperor’s New Clothes

Actors of all ages and experiences are wanted for the 100 Mile Performing Arts Society’s first production in two years

Donalda Speers, the director of the Emperor’s New Clothes, is inviting anyone with an interest in acting to attend auditions at St. Timothy’s Anglican Church Sept. 8 and Sept. 10. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)