Upcoming April Events: RDC’s School of Creative Arts

Date posted: 
Mon, 04/03/2017
Red Deer College invites central Albertans to come and experience the exciting School of Creative Arts season. RDC’s talented students, instructors, staff and special guests will present the following events throughout the month of April:
Big Band Jazz Night Concert
April 7 | Welikoklad Event Centre | 7:30 pm 
Heat up the night with the RDC Big Band! Tickets on sale now.
Buy tickets

Movies Worth Watching Series 
The Ten Commandments (1956)
It would take more than a man to lead the slaves from bondage. It would take a God.
April 13 & 15 | Welikoklad Event Centre Cinema | 7:00 pm   
Tickets $5 | Rating: PG | 220 mins
The Motion Picture Arts program is pleased to present movie nights on the big screen. An award winning classic. The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people. Thursday screenings are licensed events for adults only, with alcoholic beverages available; Saturday screenings are for all audiences.
Tony N’ Tina’s Wedding Theatre Production
by Artificial Intelligence | Conceived by Nancy Cassaro
Meet Tina, the headstrong 20-something party girl bride with an attitude; Tony, the handsome yet rowdy groom-to-be; Connie, the pregnant maid-of-honour; Father Mark, a priest who thinks he’s hip; and a whole wedding party on the edge. You will be a guest at a hilarious ceremony where anything can happen, and then join in the festivities at the most dysfunctional wedding reception ever!
Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. 
Age Group: Teens & Adults
Studio A, Arts Centre
Evenings: April 12-15 | 7:30 pm
Matinee: April 14 & 15 | 1:00 pm
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National Canadian Film Day
Double Feature
April 19 | Welikoklad Event Centre | 7:00 pm  | FREE 
National Canadian Film Day is a day to stand together with Canadians from coast to coast and celebrate the great cinematic stories we tell one another in this cold, vast country.
Sharkwater | April 19 | 7:00 pm 
2006 | Director Rob Stewart | Run Time 89 min | Rated PG | FREE
Driven by a life-long fascination with sharks, filmmaker Rob Stewart sets out to dispel the myth that these majestic creatures are bloodthirsty, merciless monsters who prowl the seas in search of tasty swimmers. Filmed in gorgeous high-definition video, Sharkwater takes you into shark-filled oceans, exposing the true nature of sharks as well as the way human interference has turned this noble predator into prey.
ScannersApril 19 | 9:00 pm
1981| Director David Cronenberg | Run time 103 min | Rated R | FREE
After 10 seconds, the pain begins. 15 seconds, you can’t breathe. 20 seconds, you explode.
Scanners are social outcasts, the by-product of a failed experimental drug given to their mothers during pregnancy, and possess the unusual ability to read and control minds.
Motion Picture Arts Third Year Film Screening
April 28 & 29 | Welikoklad Event Centre | 7:00 pm | Admission by donation at the door | 120 min 
Not Rated - Violence and Language warning
Watch the growth of our third year students as they present a variety of class projects and completed films. Always unpredictable and always fun!
For complete details on RDC’s 2016-17 School of Creative Arts season, please visit
School of Creative Arts Showtime.
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For additional information contact:
Jason Frizzell
Dean, School of Creative Arts