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Calgary pole-dancer raises her own self-esteem as well as her students'

 

Produced by Arielle Berze

As Heather Halls lifts herself up a pole in time to the music, her students follow her movements enthusiastically.

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'Eazy G' shares talent locally and overseas

 

Produced by Kian Sumalpong

Watching a video online on a beatboxer featured on France's Got Talent was what sparked Erick Gutierrez's interest in learning more about the vocal percussion.

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Despite the diagnosis, Rocky Barstad is determined to continue making art for as long as he can

Produced by Lisa Taylor

His once strong, precise hands don't glide as easily over his paintings and sculptures as they used to. Because of Parkinson's disease, Rocky Barstad was forced to have one final sale that ran from Nov. 23 to 25 before he closed the door to his beloved "Two Feathers" art gallery for good.

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Mark Lawes on why space is an issue for artists

Produced by Roxana Secara

In 2005, Mark Lawes the current Artistic Director for The Grand Theatre, was kicked out of the Jubilee's basement as it was getting renovated. Lawes and his theatre group were going through what many artists do on a day-to-day basis: A struggle for public space.

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