Monday, August 10, 2020

Our picks this week: a Valentine’s duo

Here's what we are most excited about this week on a Halifax stage

Tinder Tales: A Not-So-Valentine’s Show

Who: The Carleton
What: Tinder Tales: A Not-So-Valentine’s Show
Where: The Carleton (1685 Argyle St, Halifax)
When: February 13
Why: Just in time for Valentine’s Day, comedians share their own real dating stories live on stage. Appearing alongside some of Halifax’s top comedians are 2019’s Sirius XM top comic winner Adam Christie and headliner Nigel Grinstead. More information at thecarleton.com.

Nigel Grinstead headlines Tinder Tales: A Not-So-Valentine’s Show
Nigel Grinstead headlines Tinder Tales: A Not-So-Valentine’s Show.

Valentine’s Flamenco Show & Dance

Who: Maria Osende Flamenco Co.
What: Valentine’s Flamenco Show & Dance
Where: Maritime Conservatory (6199 Chebucto Rd, Halifax)
When: February 14
Why: Few dance forms have the passion of the flamenco. The perfect pairing for Valentine’s Day, this night to inspire romance begins with a show from members of the Maria Osende Flamenco Co., followed by dessert and a lesson in Bachata. Then it becomes your chance to show off what you have learned on the dance floor.  More information at mariaosende.com.

Maria Osende Flamenco Co. presents a Spanish getaway for Valentine's Day.
Maria Osende Flamenco Co. presents a Spanish getaway for Valentine’s Day.

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