Voyageur Storytelling :: Stephen Leacock's "My Discovery of the West" Re-Tour 2017 :: Calgary

Stephen Leacock's

"My Discovery of the West"

Re-Tour 2017



Revised August 18, 2017

Thank you for visiting this page.

You are now poised to find out what will be happening in

Calgary Alberta

November 11-13, 2017

Presented by


Voyageur Storytelling Lunar Loon


Leslie Robbins-Conway

and Paul Conway

from Northern Bruce Peninsula

(Ontario, Canada)


celebrating

Canada's Sesquicentennial

in cooperation with

our local partners


Calgary, November 11th to 13th

Scroll down for the list of our local partners, with links, and further for details of Stephen Leacock's visit in 1936


Terminology:

A "Mariposie" is a story or other performance piece by or about Stephen Leaock.

"Talk-and-Tell" events mingle Mariposies with questions and conversation.

All events, until confirmed, are subject to change and alternative ideas.

Date
Time of Day
Programme*, Event and Venue
Status
Saturday

November 11

Evening open. We will be driving down from Edmonton during the day.
Sunday

November 12

Afternoon

2:00 pm

"The Unsolved Riddle(s) of Stephen Leacock" :: Talk-and-Tell at the Calgary Public Library
Confirmed
Later

4:30 pm

Storytelling Gathering with TALES Calgary at Loft 112, #112, 535 8 Ave SE
Confirmed
Monday

November 13

All Day
Dedicated to individual conversations. These too are entirely consistent with the Leacock precedent, and we hope to have lots of them.
Confirmed


Our Local Partners

Partner
Link
Calgary Public Library
TALES Calgary, Storytellers www.talesalberta.org/
Loft 112 (through TALES Calgary) www.loft112.org

Recruitment of local partners continues.


The Original Leacock Tour

December 1936

Date
Spoken In
Spoken To
Title
December 18
Calgary
Canadian Club & Board of Trade; Hudson's Bay Dining Room; broadcast s. Alberta Social Credit
December 18 Palliser Hotel; Women's Canadian Club Frenzied Fiction
December 18 Palliser Hotel; McGill & Varsity Graduates Recalling Years at College


* For more complete descriptions of the events and performances please visit our Re-Tour Repertoire page by clicking on the icon beside. It will open in a new window.
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