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Biracial character is new Marvel’s Spider-Man

With Peter Parker's death in Marvel's Ultimate universe, a half-black, half-Hispanic teenager is poised to take on the role of Spider-Man this fall. Born to an African-American father and a Puerto Rican...
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The Works Art and Design Festival kicks off today

Entering its 30th year, The Works Art and Design Festival begins today, June 19, with 63 exhibits and 33 venues in Edmonton's downtown core and around the city. With international tourists pouring in the...
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YEG Poet Laureate pens poem for slain officer

Following the tragic death of Constable Daniel Woodall on June 8, current Edmonton Poet Laureate Mary Pinkoski has written the poem "It is evening in the city" in honour of his service to the Edmonton...
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Frida Kahlo show premieres Sunday

Famed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s life will be set onstage with the bilingual, multidisciplinary play “Frida y su Reflejo” this Sunday, June 14, at the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts. Directed by...
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Chaka Zinyemba debuts “Faces of Color” Saturday

Edmonton mbira player Chaka Zinyemba will open his first exhibit as a visual artist with “Faces of Color” on Saturday, June 13, and will run until June 27 at the ArtStream Center. Zinyemba, who was born...
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Breath In Poetry features Scruffmouth tonight

African-Canadian spoken word artist Kevan Anthony Cameron, also known as Scruffmouth, will hit the stage tonight as Breath In Poetry Collective’s featured poet in their weekly Rouge Lounge shows. The...