Time to audition
Auditions for the Annapolis Valley Honour Choir for next year are coming up.
The auditions will be in the evenings of June 1 (Avon View), June 2 (Horton), June 3 (NKEC), June 8 (KCA) and June 9 (Pine Ridge).
“We are auditioning for both junior (treble) and senior (mixed) choirs,” Heather Fraser says. “This encompasses students Grade 5-12 beginning in September, so auditions will be for anyone in Grade 4 and up.”
Packages of posters and brochures have been sent to the schools. All information about the choirs, as well as the brochure and audition sign up forms, are available online as well.
At Fundy Film
Fundy Film Society will present The Salt of the Earth on May 27 at 8 p.m.
Over 40 years, Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado travelled the world in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity, witnessing major events of history: international conflicts, starvation and exodus. Next, he embarked on a huge photographic project in tribute to Earth’s beauty, through the discovery of pristine territories, grandiose landscapes, wild fauna and flora. Son Juliano, who accompanied his father, and German director Wim Wenders reveal Salgado’s life and work in this multi-award-winning documentary.
Then, Fundy Film screens Sunshine on Leith on May 31 at 8 p.m. Based on the sensational stage hit of the same name with the euphoric music of The Proclaimers, this film adaptation is a jubilant, heartfelt, genuine Scottish musical about the power of home, the hearth, family and love. Set mostly in Edinburgh, it tells the tale of a tight-knit family of three couples who…