When critics liken you to Edith Piaf, Elton John, Aretha Franklin and Modest Mussorgsky, it’s a good sign you’re truly one-of-a-kind. So it is with musical explorer Allison Crowe who, since creating her own record label in 2001, uniquely inhabits the world of song – continually adding breadth and depth to a richly expressive repertoire for piano, vocals, guitar and bodhran.
In November 2009 The Victoria Film Festival hosted the first annual Art of the Cocktail, a fundraiser that celebrated the art of mixology: the skill of mixing alcoholic beverages. The series of events included the Grand Tasting (cocktail sampling, and gourmet appetizers), workshops sharing industry secrets from expert mixologists, and raucous bartender competitions.
Clang, clang, clang went the trolley…” MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS is one of musical theatre’s classic treasures. Delightful and nostalgic, the show is based on the heartwarming 1944 movie starring Judy Garland and includes all the memorable musical numbers including Meet Me In St. Louis, The Boy Next Door, The Trolley Song, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, and Skip To My Lou.