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Audition (Edmonton): Walterdale Theatre Special Audition Notice

Walterdale Theatre Associates are holding a special audition date for the leading role of ‘Tereus, King of Thrace’, in our production of The Love of the Nightingale by Timberlake Wertenbaker PERFORMANCE DATES: April 4th – 14th, 2012 AUDITION DATE: Sunday, December 18th, 2011; Times: 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Walterdale Playhouse

Classes (Calgary): Acting for the Stage and Screen

Acting Classes for Stage and Screen Ania Danylo  (403-547-2700) Ania Danylo and Eric Pettifor are pleased to have Lisa Harrigan, former Miss Calgary and Miss Earth, join us as our modelling instructor! Winter 2012 Classes start January 20th at Dalhousie Community Association – 5432 Dalhart Road NW, Calgary Foothills Alliance

Event (Calgary): December Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along

Lynn Marie Calder’s monthly Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along continues at the Auburn on Monday, Dec 19 – a special extended Holiday edition to include our friends from Dirty Laundry at Lunchbox Theatre (www.dirtylaundrycalgary.com).   Enjoy belting out ballads with fellow musical theatre lovers – this time featuring an assortment of shows with Christmas

Call for Submissions (Alberta): Interrarium 2012

Update: Download the Interrarium Call for Submissions PDF here: Interrarium 2012 Call Interrarium is a multi-disciplinary platform for contemporary performance that explores and reveals creative process related to dance, theatre, new media, music and hybrid forms of performance. Interarrium is produced by Springboard Performance with scholarship program partner, Theatre of the

Memorial: Frank Glenfield Remembered by Walterdale Theatre Associates & Friends

Frank Glenfield, a founding member of Edmonton’s Walterdale Theatre Associates, passed away on Saturday, December 3rd. Funeral arrangements have been made for Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at St. George’s Anglican Church, 11733-87 Avenue in Edmonton. Frank was an inspiring and staple member of Edmonton’s theatre community. He will

Call for Submissions (Alberta): Canadian High Schools at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Deadline to submit to Theatre Alberta: January 20th, 2012 In the last few years, The American High School Theatre Festival (AHSTF), which works in conjunction with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, opened its program up to Canadian high schools. Local, regional and national theatre organizations as well as post-secondary theatre programs

Classes (Edmonton): Foote Theatre School 2012 Season

Foote Theatre School Classes in acting, musical theatre and more for children, teens and adults Winter term begins January 7 Spring Break Day Camps (March 26-30)Adult Spring Classes April 9-May 17 (six week term)Summer Day Camps (July 3-August 10) Two-week summer intensives for teens and tweens in acting a musical theatreAdult Summer

Job (Edmonton): Foote Theatre School Instructors

Foote Theatre School seeks experienced instructors in acting, musical theatre, etc. for children (ages 4 and up), teens and adults. Year-round part-time work, Saturdays, weekdays and evenings. Also looking for Teaching Assistants to work with our instructors. Please send letter of interest, resumes and any references to: Doug MertzDirector, Foote Theatre SchoolCitadel

Announcement: Free Will Shakespeare Festival 2012 Season

The Freewill Shakespeare Festival has announced the plays for its 24th season in Hawrelak Park in Edmonton: THE TEMPEST directed by Marianne CopithorneThe Tragedy of JULIUS CAESAR directed by John Kirkpatrick Festival passes are now on sale.  Throughout December, buy a Festival Pass for just $35.00($40.00 regular). For more information, visit www.freewillshakespeare.com.

Announcement: New Calgary Arts Funding Program

The Remarkable Experience Accelerator is a new partnership between Calgary Arts Development and the Calgary Hotel Association. This multi-year partnership will invest up to $825,000 (Destination Marketing Fund DMF) over three years to accelerate medium to long term (at least two years) plans for remarkable downtown arts experiences. This unique

News: Canada Council Theatre Section Begins Renewal Process

Roger Gaudet, Head of the Theatre Section of the Canada Council for the Arts, recently released a draft document regarding a proposed revision to the Theatre Section’s Operating Grants to Professional Theatre Organizations program, and provides the rationale for the changes. This document (provided in both official languages) has been

Auditions (Calgary): Hope Management

Hope Management is holding Auditions to join the team! In order to fill the demand from our clients we are opening up spots on our roster. If you are an artist who would like representation and mentoring to help you achieve your goals, our company may be a right fit

Call for Submissions (Calgary): Musicians & Writers – Ronin Theatre Event

WANTED: Musicians & Writers for Ronin Theatre’s upcoming Fundraiser EVENT! Ronin Theatre is currently looking to fill one 30 minute set with a young and emerging musical group or solo performer. We are also looking for writers who want to share their “non-works”.  The fundraiser is called “Definitely Not A

New blog post on the Edmonton Journal

Just a heads up about Theatre Alberta’s blog on the Edmonton Journal.  I just posted regarding Theatre Alberta and our two new charity programs – the Husky Community Rebate Program and CharityCar.ca.   Check it out!  

Job (Calgary): Theatre Junction GRAND Fund Development Manager

Theatre Junction GRAND, Calgary’s culturehouse for contemporary live arts, seeks an experienced Development Manager to lead the fundraising efforts of our adventurous arts organization. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Development Manager will be responsible for generating contributed revenue and providing strategic leadership as it relates to identifying, cultivating,

UPDATE Audition (Calgary): Theatre BSMT Generals

Update: Audition location and dates confirmed Monday, January 16, 2012 from 6pm – 10pm  at the John Snow House, 915-18th Avenue SW Audition details listed below Theatre BSMT is a Calgary based theatre society that produces challenging and thought provoking productions designed to showcase and nurture the emerging artist. It