Friday Night Live

Life. Stories. Music

Summer 2016

The FNL production crew is working the programming for the 2016 – 2017 FNL season:  September 23rd, 2016 through May 2017. We are working with the feedback we’ve received from people who attend and participate in FNL, and are continuing to evolve the FNL experience.  We’ve heard you appreciate the musical guests – and would […]

Summer Break! See you in September!

Friday Night Live is on a Summer Break from now until September 23rd.  And …. we’re counting down the sleeps!!  We are STOKED that Wes Mackey is joining us for September 23rd.  He is a blues guitar and songwriting legend! Hope your ‘back to school’ adventures are inspiring! Remember that all of life is IMPROV!  Say YES […]

May 6 – Sandra-Mae Luykx

On May 6th Sandra-Mae is going to be celebrating the launch of a new original song. Come and join us at Friday Night Live as we celebrate with her. Sandra-Mae is a long time favourite of the FNL crowd. Wether she is soothing the crowd with her uniquely wonderful jazz vocals on Valentines Day or playing her Baritone […]

March 25th

  If you were fortunate enough to be at FNL on Good Friday, March 25th … you’ll know it was a GREAT Friday.  Our special guest, recording artist Christopher (The Lion) Arruda, was truly remarkable.  His story of living his life’s purpose, and of what he has learned along his journey, was inspiring.  What we learned […]

February 19th – 2016

We had a great time with Brett Wildeman on Feb 19th!  A folksinger and environmentalist from the Sunshine Coast,  this young musician really modelled for us living a life of passion and purpose. His music was honest and authentic, and he played ‘full on’ with our amazing Ad Libretto improvising troupe!  Life is an amazing journey, into […]

Brett Wildeman comes to FNL!

February 19th, 2016 – Brett Wildeman – environmentalist & musician Friday Night Live is really excited to welcome Brett Wildeman as our musical guest on February 19th.  Brett is a guitar strumming, nature loving musician and cyclist who shares his passion for music and the environment through his unique projects and creative initiatives. Brett is […]

February 5th, 2016

Our February 5th FNL with Ruby and Smith was fantastic!  Ruby’s hauntingly beautiful voice and Smiths ‘Van Halen on the Ukulele’ skills certainly demonstrated that we were experiencing the ‘Duke and Duchess of Ukes’!  Ruby taught us to sing the chorus of her beautiful song, with the quote from Martin Luther:  ‘Even if I knew […]

January 22nd, 2016

Wow!  Welcome to 2016!  We have had two fantastic FNLs – Camilo on Jan 15th, and Illiteratty Jan 22nd!  We’re so grateful that we are continuing to welcome our ‘regulars’ as well as new people that are discovering the joy of spending Friday evening in celebration of ‘living in the moment!’   Illiteratty had everyone singing […]

Illiteratty – January 22 at FNL

Illiteratty is a local, dynamic, “urban-folk” band.  They play metafolk…meaning, original swing, European cabaret, ambient, celtic, rockabilly, a cappella, folk, world, pop, (did I mention folk?); with sharp lyrics and up to 5 part vocals. The instrumentation is from 3 to 6 people…full complement is guitar, mandolin, violin, keys/accordion, standup bass & small percussion. It’s funny, […]

Christmas Break for FNL

Thank you for supporting our 5th year of Friday Night Live!  This fall, we enjoyed magic and mystery, rock and country, musical improv of all genres,  and celebrated gathering in community!  Babies, youth, young adults, families, couples and singles, seniors and everyone ‘in between’.  What a gift to celebrate Life. Unscripted.  We start FNL again in […]