Archive | June, 2018

Classes with Kalabante

Interested in learning from the Kalabante team?  There will be African dance,circus acrobatics workshops and straps classes with Kalabante at MDG July 10, 11 & 12.  Evenings and daytime options are available.  The cost is $25 per hour per student.  ALL ages welcome to attend!  Great opportunity to learn and have fun with family members!  ALL […]

Summer Sweets for Breakfast


Summer is here, at last! In Winnipeg, winter may last for the better part of the year, so when summer finally does show up, it’s time to have some fun. Savour each day of that hot, sunny weather. Get outside and be active. Go for runs in the park or swim in the lake. Spend […]

Kalabante Productions Presents“Won’Ma Afrique” July 14 & 15

Montreal based Kalabante Productions, which was created by our friend Yamousa Bangoura, is coming to Winnipeg with their show “Won’Ma” and you don’t want to miss this show! “Won’Ma Afrique”, which means “our Africa” in the Sousou language, will be a smaller version of “Africa in the Circus” adapted for the Montreal Council of the Arts […]

Stories from Backstage


For as long as I can remember, every year around this time I’ve been performing in MDG’s annual year-end show. This year my life looks quite a bit different, and it feels a little strange. I remember all the months leading up to those few short days being jam-packed with school, regular classes, and extra […]

Year End Show Reminders

Reminder – students need to be 10 minutes early before the slot for TECH rehearsal at CCFM and in the theatre to be part of the scheduled FINALE rehearsals for the show in which they are performing. Tickets at the door for the MDG spring shows will be $20 each.  Video and photo orders are […]

Unforgettable Iceland

Looking out over the city from the top of a tower.

On my first ever solo adventure, I decided to visit Reykjavik, Iceland for a week. My family had stopped there for one night on the way home from Copenhagen in the summer of 2015. Something about the island intrigued me – I knew I wanted to see more. We watched the sunset at 11:00 at night. […]