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Sarnia-based artist Mark McLean has his artwork on display at Victoria Hall for the month of June. Melissa Schilz/The Topic

Artist inspired by life

Mark McLean has travelled by motorcycle across Canada and America, including the Yukon and southern states, taking in sights along the way that he later translates onto canvas.

Actor, writer and filmmaker Don McKellar with Kim Catrall on the red carpet for The Grand Seduction during the Toronto International Film Festival in 2013. Fille photo.

Canadian filmmaker has Lambton roots

On April 19 tens of thousands celebrated Canadian National Film Day across the Country; hundreds of venues screened films free of charge, including Petrolia’s own Victoria Hall.

From left: Ryan Godwin, Ryan Oliver and Owen Layne of Lambton Young Theatre Players will be taking the stage as The Three Musketeers this week. Photo provided.

Public shows open this weekend

The Lambton Young Theatre Players have taken the stage this week, performing a new adaptation of The Three Musketeers by local playwright Bethany Lawrence.

Catch 'The Grand Seduction' this Wednesday

Petrolia will be taking part in a national celebration of Canadian arts this month. April 19 marks Canadian National Film Day, where hundreds of venues across the country will be screening Canadian-made films free of charge.

The Sonny and Cher Show will be coming to the Victoria Playhouse on March 4. All proceeds from the show will be going back into the community. File photo.

Show bringing a blast from the past

It’s a show that’s traveled all over, from Los Angeles to Toronto, and now Petrolia Lion and Promoter M.B Wilson has managed to bring it to Lambton County.