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Check out what’s on in Prince Edward County! Get your daily, weekly, monthly dose of the arts through Artscene. It started as our monthly newsletter, grew into an hour radio program on 99.3FM, and is now an online event listing!

June

27Through 27

Picton Art Crawl

Picton BIA invites visitors to set out on foot to explore the galleries and studios scattered throughout Picton’s historic downtown. Special events will happen at each location including artist talks, demonstrations, readings and more.

This summer, Picton Art Crawl runs every fourth Thursday of the month starting on June 27 5-8PM. To see the schedule and learn about this choose-your-own adventure event visit Picton BIA’s website.

Picton Art Crawl
Poster designed by Jonathan Kaiser

July

27Through
Aug 17

Music at Port Milford

This summer Music at Port Milford presents performances by the Quatuor Saguenay, the PUBLIQuartet, the Port Milford Ensemble, and the Tokai String Quartet as well as free weekly chamber music matinees by the Music at Port Milford students.

2019 marks Music at Port Milford’s 33rd season of bringing promising 12-18 year-olds with a passion for chamber music together with an internationally renowned faculty to create and inspiring summer music experience.

Students in Performance at Music at Port Milford 2-4PM July 28 & August 11, 89 Colliers Road, Milford.

Students in Performance at St. Mary Magdalene 2-4PM August 4 & August 8, 355 Main Street, Picton.

Quatuor Sagunay, July 27, 7:30PM
PUBLIQartet, August 3, 7:30PM
Port Milford Chamber Players, August 10, 7:30PM
Tokai String Quartet, August 17 7:30PM

To purchase tickets, see the full lineup and learn about each performance visit www.musicatportmilford.org

Music at Port Milford

August

02Through 17

Every Brilliant Thing

Every Brilliant Thing is a one-of-a-kind, interactive theatrical event, starring renowned actor and comedian, Gavin Crawford, that engages its audience in thrilling and original ways. At once profoundly funny and deeply moving, Every Brilliant Thing chronicles a young person’s quest to unearth every magnificent thing about being alive.

Every Brilliant Thing is produced by the Festival Players and performed almost daily from August 2-17 at the Studio Theatre, 310-312 Main St., Wellington. For times and ticket prices please visit Festival Players website.

13Through 18

Jazz Fest

The Prince Edward County Jazz Festival is proud to present a fresh and wide-ranging mix of performances encompassing Newport and Cuba, big bands and small, new faces, recent Juno winners and nominees, and a pivotal year when transcendent albums shook jazz to its foundations. The all-star cast of performers are simply Canada’s best! Programming highlights include:

Overture- The John Sherwood Trio, opening dinner show on August 14 at the Waring House
1959: Jazz Transformed, August 15 at the Regent Theatre
Hannah Barstow with the Commodores, August 15 at Wellington United Church
Jane Bunnett and Maqueque, August 16 at the Regent Theatre
Robi Botos and Jodi Proznick, August 17 at St. Mary Magdalene Church
Jodi Proznick and “Sun Songs”/The Mike Murley Trio, August 17 at the Regent Theatre
The Brian Barlow Big Band, August 18 at the Regent Theatre

To learn more about each performance and see the full schedule visit www.pecjazz.org. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at the Regent Theatre or online.

Jazz Fest
John Sherwood

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