Christmas Carol Project – 20th Anniversary – Farewell Tour

When I return to Edmonton from the Ireland/UK Tour, I’ll hit the ground running with our 20th anniversary (and final season !!) of Edmonton’s own The Christmas Carol Project, with shows in Edmonton and Calgary. It’s been a wonderful run for the past 20 years with our songwriter interpretation of Dicken’s A Christmas Carol.

Tickets are SOLD OUT for our Dec 4 show at Festival Place, Sherwood Park!

So, we have added a show:

Fri Dec 18, 7:30 pm
The Christmas Carol Project
20th Anniversary
Westbury Theatre
ATB Financial Arts Barns
10330 – 84 Avenue, Edmonton, AB

Featuring Bill Bourne, Al Brant, Kevin Cook, Maria Dunn, Dale Ladouceur, Terry Morrison, Tom Roschov, Bill Hobson and Narrator Dave Clarke. Conceived by John Armstrong, Brass Monkey Productions.

Tickets/ Box Office: 780-409-1910
Please see and for more info.

Upcoming Tour in Ireland / UK, Oct – Nov 2015

Maria is delighted to be heading overseas soon for her upcoming tour in Ireland and the UK. Oct 29-31, Ireland: Maria will be opening for legendary Irish musician Andy Irvine (Sweeney’s Men, Planxty, Patrick Street) for three concerts in Galway, Dublin and Cobh.   Nov 4 -21, UK Tour: Maria Dunn Duo (with Shannon Johnson,Read the full article…

Working on new Maria Dunn CD!

Maria is excited to be currently working on her next CD (#6!) of original songs with producer Shannon Johnson (2007 Juno-winner with The McDades for their CD Bloom). Thank you to the fine musicians who have contributed their talents thus far: Solon McDade, Jeremiah McDade and Ojas Joshi. Not to mention the hard work andRead the full article…

“On The River” Debut in Edmonton April 10, 2015

Maria Dunn, Asani and Ground Zero Productions are excited to perform the Edmonton debut of our new multimedia show “On The River” presented by Public Interest Alberta: Friday April 10, 7:30 pm Grand Ballroom, Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre 11727 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, AB “On the River” is a 60-minute live performance of musicRead the full article…

Women of Folkways, Winter Roots Roundup VI

Maria Dunn is excited and honoured to once again host the Women of Folkways Concert as part of Winter Roots Roundup VI, presented by Peter North and Folkways Alive! at the University of Alberta. This concert is always a delightful opportunity to explore the music of Smithsonian Folkways and present it in a collaborative concertRead the full article…

The Christmas Carol Project 2014

2014 marks the 19th Annual Christmas Carol Project (! Once again, Edmonton songwriters and musicians Bill Bourne, Al Brant, Kevin Cook, Maria Dunn, Dale Ladouceur, Terry Morrison and Tom Roschkov don their characters from Charles Dickens’ timeless and beautiful tale “A Christmas Carol”. With actor Dave Clarke narrating excerpts from Dickens’ original text and BillRead the full article…

Thank you Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2014!

Basking in the glow of another wonderful festival. What a beautiful community! what a privilege to be part of the Edmonton Folk Music Festival! Huge thanks to Terry Wickham and all the fabulous Festival staff and volunteers for all their dedication, hard work and continually fostering this good spirit! Another huge thank you to LizzyRead the full article…

Thank you PEI Celebration Zone!

Thank you so much to all the staff, sound crew, shuttle and hospitality folks in Charlottetown, PEI for Alberta Week (July 14 – 20). I was honoured to be invited to share my music at the other end of the country for the PEI 150th Anniversary celebrations! Huge thanks to Shannon Johnson and Jeremiah McDadeRead the full article…

Thank you Mariposa Folk!

Thank you so much to all the volunteers, staff, sound crews, MCs and our fellow musicians at Mariposa (July 4 – 6)! What a treat–we had a delightful experience, sharing the workshop stages with generous and talented performers, and performing the tremendously powerful songs of Pete Seeger and Phil Ochs in two of our sessions.Read the full article…

Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2014!

Maria is delighted to be returning to the Edmonton Folk Music Festival this year, August 8 – 10. For more information on the full festival line-up, please see their website: www.edmontonfolkfest.orgRead the full article…