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This week's entertainment listings

THIS WEEKEND IN WHISTLER

Join the Celebration of Psyche and Soul. Discover the mystic arts with local and visiting sages, clairvoyants, tarot readers and psychics at various host venues throughout Whistler Village. Free workshop/lecture series at MY (Millennium) Place on Saturday. Bring your pooch by the Farmer’s Market between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday for a paw reading with an animal spirit communicator, with all proceeds going to the WAG animal shelter. Plus street entertainment by local comedy actress Michele Bush, theatre troupe Twisted Tales and music by Pemberton country/blues duo Greasy Jack and Julie Ann Rigby.

For a full schedule of events call the Whistler Activity & Information Centre at 604-938-2769 or go to www.mywhistler.com.

Friday, Sept. 3

LIVE MUSIC AND EVENTS

What: Defective Films, Promo Copy

Where: MY (Millennium) Place

The 2005 winter video season is upon us with Promo Copy, the debut for local snowboard-film auteur Sean Johnson’s Defective Films. Lots of Whistler footage and post-film giveaways. Tickets: $8. Film starts: 7 p.m. Ph: 604-935-8410.

Who: lesismore

Where: Fifty-Two 80 Bistro & Bar

An eclectic mix of vocal jazz standards, swing, R&B and blues with singer Leslie Harris and the boys, at the cocktail hour and again in the evening after 10 p.m.

What: Triple Threat Fridays

Where: Crab Shack

Karaoke for those that dare and fun funky dance tunes by DJ Steve Jiu.

What: Rob Funk Fridays

Where: Black’s Pub

Easy-going rock tunes with the versatile local musician and guests.

Who: Josh Gontier

Where: Crystal Lounge

Acoustic covers and original tunes by a member of local band Slow Nerve Action. Gontier’s eclectic influences run from Hendrix to Beck to Jeff Buckley to Ween.

Who: Bowen Boys

Where: Dubh Linn Gate

Fiddle-driven Celtic pub favourites with locals Rob Thompson and Cam Salay.

Who: Cameron Chu with Bobby Taylor

Where: The Bearfoot Bistro & Champagne Bar

Motown recording artist joins the Bistro’s piano man for a night of old-time soul and R&B.

Who: Wes Mackey

Where: Mallard Lounge

Old time bluesman grinds ’em out at the cocktail hour (4-6 p.m.) and again in the evening after 9 p.m.

What: Das Boot Ballet

Where: Boot Pub

This is not the ballet your mother told you about. Naked babes on stage shake their booty for the boys (and girls) that like to watch.

Who: Nigel Mack

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