Celebrate Shuswap, is a documentary film that explores the history of the music industry in the Shuswap region of British Columbia, Canada. It was produced during the COVID-19 pandemic and will premiere Saturday June 19 at 8 pm. Celebrate Shuswap brings together the Shuswap’s live music community, showing resilience and celebrating the power of music.
The documentary is a unique, cross-sector collaboration between public, private, and community partners. Their commitment is to help bring the vibrant performing arts sector back to work, maintaining community capacity, and preparing for recovery from COVID-19.
Music weaves throughout a unique story, about a 1912 historic building, the newly renamed Song Sparrow Hall. It is located in the heart of Salmon Arm downtown and continues to serve our local community and beyond, ultimately merging with a vibrant cultural and music scene and taking its rightful place as part of a foundation for the future.