5 Things To Do: January 7 to 11
Fur, funk and fantastic historical music.
January 4, 2019
Introduce your puppy to different playmates and people, and to different objects, environments and sounds, all while learning valuable habits, practices and commands at the Edmonton Humane Society on January 8.
Edmonton Humane Society, 13620 163 St., 780-471-1774, edmontonhumanesociety.com
Warm up and get your groove on as local funk band Funkafeelya takes the stage at Blues on Whyte, January 9 to 13.
Blues on Whyte, 10329- 82 Ave., 780-439-3981, bluesonwhyte.com
The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra moves perfectly from reverence to mischief in this unforgettable tribute to a pair of WWI veterans, January 11 and 12, with Ravel, Shostakovich and Stravinsky.
Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-428-1414, winspearcentre.com
Challenge your friends in a truly immersive hyper-reality experience (sight, sound, touch and smell) and travel back in time to the 1894 Chicago World's Fair in the Void, at the Rec Room (but watch out for the demon Nicodemus). On until January 31 (same day, in-person reservations only).
The Rec Room, 8882 170 Street, 780-900-8714, therecroom.com
Watch an amazing cast conjure up Canada's greatest musical artists from the last 151 years — from Bryan Adams and Celine Dion to The Guess Who and The Tragically Hip — at the Mayfield Dinner Theatre until January 27.
Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 109 Ave., 780-483-4051, mayfieldtheatre.com