And the award for avoiding saying anything negative about the Olympics by not mentioning them, goes to Northern Health. The very popular and very worthwhile NH Connector, the bus that takes people to Lower Mainland hospitals for treatment, for a very reasonable fee, will halt operations during the Olympics. Fair enough. Vancouver will be jammed.
Witches and fairies abound as Prince George Theatre Workshop (PGTW) takes on Cast a Magic Spell, a play of magical proportions for this year's Christmas season. Writer/director Dan LaFrance says, "This year's productions are all about having fun. It's why we're here and why we do theatre." With a youth-filled cast, LaFrance intends to cast his spell over a younger audience as they follow an unhappy witch named Prickle who befriends Oyster, an unsuccessful fairy.