Day: November 13, 2014

Brave Girl – Lunchbox Theatre
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Audition (Edmonton): 20th Anniversary Nextfest Showcase – Theatre Network

The Nextfest Arts Company is holding auditions by appointment for the upcoming 20th Anniversary Nextfest Showcase as part of Theatre Network’s Roxy Performance Series. Auditions: November 24 12:00 – 6:00pmAudition Location: Workshop West Playwright’s Theatre 11516 103 St NW The Nextfest Arts Co. presents two plays in repertory from its

News (Edmonton): New Artistic Director appointed to Edmonton Opera

The Edmonton Opera board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Yakimec to the combined position of General Manager and Artistic Director, effective immediately (November 13th). Tim’s academic training and performance experience in the performing arts, as well as extensive experience behind the scenes and at senior

Event (Calgary): Canadian Theatre Wiki Hackathon – EPCOR Centre for the Arts

On Saturday, November 15, there will be a gathering of theatre artists in local coffee shops, theatre lobbies, living rooms and online across Canada to collectively write our own known pieces of Canadian Theatre History into the website www.theatrewiki.ca. The event is called a Hackathon and anyone can participate. The event

News (Lethbridge): New West Theatre Announces New General Manager

On November 5, New West Theatre announced the appointment of Jeff Newman as General Manager. Earlier this year, New West Theatre announced the departure of Natascha Hainsworth, who previously held the position. After a search that saw applications from across the country, New West Theatre is excited to announce this

News (Alberta): Theatre Community represented in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40

Avenue Magazine Calgary and Avenue Magazine Edmonton both recently released their annual Top 40 Under 40 lists for 2014. We were pleased to see representation from the theatre community in both cities’s lists!  Congratulations to Paul Welch in Calgary, and Shannon Blanchet and Christine DeWitt in Edmonton! Paul WelchThe co-founder of Calgary’s