Sue Foley

Fri April 22 - Sat April 23, 2022
Sue Foley

Arts Commons Presents
PCL Blues
Engineered Air Theatre
Friday, April 22, 2022 at 8:00 PM &
Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 8:00 PM

Sue Foley

She may have dubbed herself the Ice Queen, but JUNO and multi-Maple Blues Award-winning blues guitarist Sue Foley is as fiery as they come. Born in Vancouver and mentored in the blues scene of Austin, Texas, Sue Foley’s latest album, Ice Queenis an affectionate reference to her Canadian heritage rather than her cool personality. 

“I come from the north, where it’s cold all the time. But it’s also about my love of Albert Collins. He was the ‘Ice Man’ with the Telecaster, and he was a huge influence on me. I base a lot of my guitar style on what he did” she says. 

Join Arts Commons Presents and the PCL Blues series as we welcome home a Canadian music veteran to celebrate blues guitar at its most versatile and electrifying. 

“Foley's fluent and versatile axemanship has long been her key asset” – Exclaim! 

“Raw and relentless…Sue Foley’s ‘The Ice Queen’ is a stone-cold killer of an album” – Tahoe on Stage 

Part of the PCL Blues series presented by Arts Commons Presents.


Ideal for: Performances, presentations, lectures, weddings
Capacity: 185 – Theatre-style seating 150 – Cocktail reception  80 - dinner
Stage: Stage measures 11’ deep x 34’ wide 
Accessibility: Theatre seating includes wheelchair accessible seats
Included: customizable theatre lighting, standard room set-up, private lobby, event planning support 

Completed in 1994 the Engineered Air Theatre carries on the tradition of having a theatre located in its exact location for over 100 years, even incorporating rescued decorative elements from the old Empress Theatre into both its theatre and lobby design. In the summer of 2016, the Engineered Air had a face lift with the comfier chairs and updated décor.

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