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AFA Individual Artists Project Grant Program Application Deadline Update

Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) Individual Artists Project Grant Program Application Deadline Update  The AFA has moved the winter deadline for the Individual Artists Project Grant Program to February 1, commencing in 2012.  The fall deadline remains September 1. Please visit to see up-to-date Guidelines and Application form information.

Job (Edmonton): Citadel Theatre Assistant Box Office Manager

The Citadel Theatre, one of Canada’s largest and busiest professional, not-for-profit theatre companies and facilities, has an opening for a full-time  Box Office Assistant Manager  We are looking for an Assistant Box Office Manager who will demonstrate the leadership required to ensure smooth day to day operations within the box

Job (Calgary): High Performance Rodeo Box Office & Patron Services Representative

Box Office & Patron Services Representatives Report to: Box Office and Patron Services Coordinator One Yellow Rabbit Performance Theatre, the presenters of The High Performance Rodeo: Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, are looking for a number of part-time, temporary, Box Office and Patron Services Representatives to assist with front-of-house

Workshop (Edmonton): Beginning Aerial Hoop

Beginning Aerial Hoop Firefly is pleased to announce a special 6-week class taught by aerialist/instructor Kristi Wade from Australia. This class introduces students to the spinning motion, while executing aerial tricks on the Hoop (also know as Lyra or Cerceau). Saturday, Nov 5th – Dec 10th – 11:30am – 1:00pmClass

Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Mummers Play Contest

HERE YEA, HERE YEA! CALLING ALL MUMMERS!You and your friends are invited to join in the fun! Get a Team and create your own Mummers Play! For Prizes! 1st – $500, 2nd – $300, 3rd – $200And the most coveted Peoples Choice Award! Performances will be Presented and Judged: A Deep

Resource: Cultural Human Resources Council Releases Study: Culture 3.0

The Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC) has released Culture 3.0, a study on the impact of emerging digital technologies on the cultural sector. The Executive Summary and recommendations (including those related to live performing arts) are available on the CHRC website. For more information, see press release pasted below:   October 27th

News: Downstage AD Simon Mallet listed in Top 40 Under 40 2011

Downstage Artistic Director Simon Mallet has been listed in Avenue Magazine’s Calgary Top 40 Under 40 for 2011. Avenue Magazine compiles the Top 40 Under 40 list as a yearly celebration of the city’s brightest and best young people. Simon was one of 350 people nominated for the list this year. 

Job (Edmonton): Citadel Theatre – Assistant Maintenance Manager

Thank you for your interest; however this position is no longer available. Follow Classifieds for new employment listings as they become available! Assistant Maintenance Manager The Citadel Theatre is an architectural award-winning building which occupies a full block in the downtown Edmonton Arts District. It houses five performance spaces: the

Job (Edmonton) – Citadel Theatre – Manager, Sales Team

Thank you for your interest; however this position is no longer available. Follow Classifieds for new employment listings as they become available! Manager – Sales Team If you are an experienced, driven sales manager and have a passion for the arts, this may be the career for you.  The Citadel

Job (Calgary): Alberta Theatre Projects Marketing and Communications Coordinator

JOB NOTICE – Marketing and Communications Coordinator Alberta Theatre Projects is one of Canada’s most prolific and successful producers of contemporary theatre. Inspired by three pillars of programming, Alberta Theatre Projects strives to Celebrate Creativity by producing a season of award‐winning contemporary theatre from across Canada and around the globe

Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Indie Preview Night

Rabid Marmot Productions presents Indie Preview Night @ the Living Room Playhouse Are you looking for a new way to get experience performing, try out a few cabaret songs, or promote new shows and artistic works in a more hands-on way than a poster or facebook page?  Introducing… Indie Preview

Workshop (Calgary): One Day On Camera Audition Workshop

ONE DAY – ON CAMERA AUDITION WORKSHOP with Rhonda Fisekci Casting Director, C.S.A., C.D.C. A ONE day workshop in which we will explore the whole audition process from the moment you get your sides to leaving the audition room. Workshop Objectives: To understand how to adequately prepare sides and create

Audition (Edmonton): Actors for Short Film

Audition this Saturday, October 29th from 11am-3pm at the library in Capilano mall(upstairs).  I’m looking for comedic actors/actresses. The 16-17 minute short film takes place in one night. Dean, has agreed to go to a Halloween party with Gary, Jimmy and Leah(role filled). He is the only normal one in

Event (Calgary): Hallowe’en Sing-Along at the Auburn

You are invited to a SPECIAL HALLOWE’EN Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along and “Dress as Your Favourite Musical Theatre Character” Costume Party with Lynn Marie Calder at the Auburn on Monday Oct 31. Enjoy belting out ballads from your favourite shows with fellow musical theatre lovers. This week is a double

Resource: Free Playscripts by Rich Orloff

Hi, I’m Rich Orloff. My full-length plays, mostly comedies, have had over 100 productions in professional and community theaters in the USA and Europe. My ten-minute comedies and one-acts have had over 800 productions. I’ve recently completed a major renovation of my website,, which now includes information and excerpts of

Event (Edmonton): Elyne Quan Reading and Q&A

Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC), the Canada Council for the Arts and Theatre Alberta Present A Morning with PGC President Elyne Quan.  Bring your coffee and listen to Elyne read from a selection of her favourite plays and answer your questions!  Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 Time: 10:30-11:30am Location: Board