5 Things To Do: November 5 to 9
Celebrate our Top 40 recipients, attend some fantastic fundraisers and more.
November 5, 2018
photography Matthew Murphy
If you’re a fan of legendary songwriter Carole King’s works, and want to know even more about her story, don’t miss Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. The production runs November 6 to 11 and follows King’s journey from a young girl in Brooklyn to a music industry staple.
Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave., 855-985-5000, edmonton.broadway.com
This year marks 10 years of Top 40 Under 40 issues, and we’re celebrating with a big event on November 7. Enjoy a program, hors d’oeuvres and the opportunity to mix and mingle with this year’s inspiring class of recipients.
Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-451-1379, events.odvodpublishing.com
Here’s Nina, presented by ATB Financial, is the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts’ beloved annual fundraiser. This year’s celebration takes place on November 8 — join honourary chair Bruce Hogle at the event, which will feature performances by Martin Kerr, Alfie Zappacosta, Ann Vriend and more.
Italian Cultural Society, 14230 133 Ave., thenina.ca
The Art Gallery of Alberta’s “Master Strokes” exhibition is now open, and trust us, you won’t want to miss it. The exhibition features pieces from The Victoria & Albert Museum’s collection of approximately 700 Dutch and Flemish drawings. “Master Strokes” is the first exhibition to present this little-known collection to a wider audience.
Art Gallery of Alberta, 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-425-5379, youraga.ca
Support all the work that Ronald McDonald House does in the community by attending their inaugural Light the House Gala on November 8. The evening will include entertainment and a culinary showcase with some of Edmonton’s top chefs.
Shaw Conference Centre, 9797 Jasper Ave., 780-439-5437, rmhcna.org