Cross Canada Barndance

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Cross Canada Barndance
Presented by Evan Kemp
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
Producer(s) Sydney Banks
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel CTV
Original run October 1961 – 1962

Cross Canada Barndance was a Canadian television variety show, which aired on CTV during that network's inaugural season in 1961-62.

Produced by Sydney Banks and hosted by Evan Kemp, the show aired live performances by country musicians taped at various CTV affiliate stations.[1][2] The show aired Saturday nights at 11 p.m. beginning October 1961 as one of CTV's inaugural series.


  1. ^ Dube, Bernard (8 September 1961). "Dial Turns". Montreal: The Gazette. p. 49. Retrieved 2010-04-11. 
  2. ^ Lang, Jennifer (17 March 2010). "Still golden: remembering B.C.'s country legend". Cloverdale Reporter. Retrieved 2010-04-11. [dead link]

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