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Posted: 03/10/2010 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
Today in music history
In 1997, the Spice Girls became
the first group to top the British
charts with their first four
singles when the double-sided hit
Mama and Who Do You Think
You Are? went to No. 1. The
group began their run of hits
with their debut single Wannabe,
and followed it up with Say
You'll Be There and 2 Become 1.
Wannabe also topped the charts
in the U.S. and Canada.
Born this day
. Tommy Hunter, 1937
. Chuck Norris, 1940
. Shannon Tweed, 1957
. Sharon Stone, 1958
. Prince Edward, 1964
. Jasmine Guy, 1964
. Edie Brickell, 1966
. Carrie Underwood, 1983
Queen, It's a Kinda Magic
World's biggest Queen tribute
band, Pantages Playhouse, 8 p.m.;
$53.45 and $63.45 at Ticketmaster.
Jazz Winnipeg Nu Sounds Series,
Park Theatre, 8 p.m. $15.
Cercle Molière, Le Théâtre de
la Chapelle, 825 Saint-Joseph
Street, continues to March 27;
$25.71, students/seniors $23.33
A play that explores the ways
technology shapes our brains,
Black Hole Theatre, U of M, 8
p.m., continues to March 20; $11,
students/seniors $9 at 474-6880.
The Royal Winnipeg Ballet presents
this supernatural romance,
7:30 p.m., Centennial Concert Hall,
to Sunday; $29 to $92 by calling
Freeze Frame International Film
An award-winning collection of
films from all over the world for
children of all ages, IMAX, Globe
Cinema and Cinematheque, to
Saturday. For a full schedule visit
Chicago comic John Roy, 8 p.m. ;
for reservations call 488-4520 or
Academy Food, Drinks & Music
(437 Stradbrook): Dan Frechette
and Jeremy Rusu.
Palm Lounge (Fort Garry Hotel,
222 Broadway): Rick Boughton.
Shannon's Irish Pub (175 Carlton):
Big City Filter.
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition March 10, 2010 D3
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