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The historic village of Knowlton, on the shores of beautiful Lac Brome, invites locals and visitors to celebrate and enjoy the finest art the Eastern Townships has to offer. Meet and catch up with Knowlton community members at Star Café on Friday before a Louise Penny book launch, music from The Young Novelists, and a reading of “God of Carnage” at Theatre Lac Brome on Saturday and Sunday!
 

EVENTS:

Sunday, August 21

Screenplay-writing with Jefferson Lewis (Part 1)*
9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:30
The Knowlton Pub, Tickets $15 (for 1&2)
 

Wednesday, August 24

Humorous Writing with Ross Murray
18:00-20:00  
Centre Lac-Brome, Tickets $10
 

Thursday, August 25

Screenplay-writing with Jefferson Lewis (Part 2)*
18:30-21:30
The Knowlton Pub, Tickets - See Aug. 21 above
 

Friday, August 26

*Film Pre-Production (Free option for participants of the screenplay-writing & film workshops)
10:00-14:00,
The Knowlton Pub        
 
Fairy Kingdom - Land Art Workshop
with Sarah Biggs
16:00-18:30
Star Café/ Coldbrook Path,  Tickets $10
 
Sunshine Theatre presents:
HOME CHILD by Laura Teasdale with music to follow by The Lovely Brothers
19:00-21:00  
Tent, Coldbrook Park, Pay what you can
 

Saturday, August 27

Short Film Workshop with Rugge Thomson*
10:00-16:00
The Knowlton Pub, Tickets $10
 
Louise Penny Book Launch:“The Great Reckoning”           
14:00-16:00
Coldbrook Park,  Sold Out
 
Musical BBQ with The Barr Family and Blues Bette Band (Smoked pork and salad by Star Café)
17:00-19:00    
Tent Coldbrook Park, Tickets $12
 
Concert: The Young Novelists
20:00-22:30, Reserved seating  
Théâtre Lac-Brome, Tickets $20

 

Sunday, August 28

Craft Activities for Children
10:00-16:00
Pettes Memorial Library Lawn,  Free
 
Painting with Marie-Andrée Leblond
10:00-12:00  
Tent, Coldbrook Park, Tickets $10
               
Swing Class with Tamara Burcombe
11:00-13:00  
Théâtre Lac-Brome, Tickets $10
 
Drumming Workshop with Frédéric Gauld- PEC Percussion (drums provided)
12:00-14:00  
Tent, Coldbrook Park, Tickets $10
 
Bamboo and Paper Sculpture with Horta van Hoye
14:00-16:30
Tent, Coldbrook Park, Tickets $10
 
GOD OF CARNAGE by Yasmina Reza
Matinee Play-Reading by Sunshine Theatre Productions
14:00-16:30
Théâtre Lac-Brome,  Tickets $10
 
Closing Ceremony
with short film & dance demonstration
16:30
Théâtre Lac-Brome,  Free

 

CONTACT:

For all inquiries about Knowlton events: kw@townshippers.org
For general inquiries about the festival: arts.alive@quebec-elan.org

Sunday, August 21

  Screenplay-writing with Jefferson Lewis (Part 1)*

  9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:30

  The Knowlton Pub                         Tickets $15 (for 1&2)

 

Wednesday, August 24

  Humorous Writing with Ross Murray

  18:00-20:00  

  Centre Lac-Brome         Tickets $10

 

Thursday, August 25

  Screenplay-writing with Jefferson Lewis (Part 2)*

  18:30-21:30

  The Knowlton Pub         Tickets - See Aug. 21 above

 

Friday, August 26

  *Film Pre-Production (Free option for participants of the

   screenplay-writing & film workshops)

  10:00-14:00,

  The Knowlton Pub        

 

  Fairy Kingdom - Land Art Workshop

  with Sarah Biggs

  16:00-18:30

  Star Café/ Coldbrook Path                          Tickets $10

 

  Sunshine Theatre presents:

  HOME CHILD by Laura Teasdale

  with music to follow by The Lovely Brothers

  19:00-21:00  

  Tent, Coldbrook Park                    Pay what you can

 

Saturday, August 27

  Short Film Workshop with Rugge Thomson*

  10:00-16:00

  The Knowlton Pub                         Tickets $10

 

  Louise Penny Book Launch:“The Great Reckoning”            14:00-16:00

  Coldbrook Park                                                   Sold Out

 

    Musical BBQ with The Barr Family and Blues

  Bette Band (Smoked pork and salad by Star Café)

  17:00-19:00     

  Tent Coldbrook Park                     Tickets $12

 

  Concert: The Young Novelists

  20:00-22:30, Reserved seating  

  Théâtre Lac-Brome                        Tickets $20

Sunday, August 28

  Craft Activities for Children

  10:00-16:00

  Pettes Memorial Library Lawn                            Free

 

        Painting with Marie-Andrée Leblond 

  10:00-12:00  

  Tent, Coldbrook Park                                    Tickets $10

               

  Swing Class with Tamara Burcombe

  11:00-13:00  

  Théâtre Lac-Brome                                        Tickets $10

 

  Drumming Workshop with Frédéric Gauld

  PEC Percussion (drums provided)

  12:00-14:00  

  Tent, Coldbrook Park                                    Tickets $10

 

  Bamboo and Paper Sculpture

  with Horta van Hoye

  14:00-16:30

  Tent, Coldbrook Park                                    Tickets $10

 

  GOD OF CARNAGE by Yasmina Reza

  Matinee Play-Reading by

  Sunshine Theatre Productions

  14:00-16:30

  Théâtre Lac-Brome                                       Tickets $10

 

  Closing Ceremony

  with short film & dance demonstration

  16:30

  Théâtre Lac-Brome                                                 Free