ARTSTREK: A SUMMER THEATRE SCHOOL FOR TEENS CELEBRATES 55th ANNIVERSARY Theatre Alberta welcomes more than 300 teens to Red Deer College in July Theatre Alberta’s
Hunting Hills High School in Red Deer produced A Midsummer Night’s Dream just recently in February 2015. The production was directed by Artstrek 2014 instructor Bill Jacobson,
Theatre Alberta is pleased to welcome two new staff members to our team! Clarice Eckford is our new Office & Membership Coordinator, and Jake Tkaczyk
Attention teens in Edmonton and in Spruce Grove/Stony Plain/Parkland County. Two community sponsorships are coming up to their deadlines on May 1st and on May
Artstrek is a summer theatre school for teens that explores the exciting world of theatre and stagecraft. Over the course of a week at Red Deer College,
Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity that proudly represents more than 1,000 theatre artists, enthusiasts, students, educators, and community and
Karen Cork is pleased to once again offer bursary support to teens who live outside urban centres to attend Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek: The Rural Outreach Bursary. The
StoryBook Theatre Artstrek Scholarships This scholarship is offered to students enrolled in StoryBook Theatre School and/or have participated in one of the 2014/15 Season to
I currently live in Grande Prairie, Alberta and I teach English, Film Studies and Drama to some ragamuffin high school students at Charles Spencer High School. I attended Artstrek in 1988 and loved it so much that I went back in 1990 to study “Romeo and Juliet” as well as “West Side Story.” I’d love for people to know that having the opportunity to meet others who love Drama as much as you do can be life-affirming. Artstrek allowed me to be my true self and I was able to throw my whole heart and soul into something that I had only stifled so far. I tell my Drama students every year about this program in the hopes that one day one of them will go and come back changed like I did.
Alana Hawley was an instructor at Artstrek 2014 and will be returning this summer to teach for us once again at our annual summer
Looking for that Artstrek Buzz? Apply To Be a 2015 Super! Theatre Alberta is seeking supervisor applications from previous Artstrek attendees with excellent interpersonal skills, strong leadership ability,
This year will be my fourth year attending Artstrek (YES!!) I have gone to You Can’t Take it With You, Romeo and Juliet, and finally Fiddler on the Roof and soon Unity. I want people to know that I was one so shy that I would never let a stranger even shake my hand let alone hug me, now I will basically hug anyone. I literally get bribed with hugs now.
Our amazing Artstrek Administrative Director (and perhaps the program’s biggest fan), Karen Johnson-Diamond recently was a guest on CBC’s Daybreak Alberta with Russell Bowers … and guess
Theatre Alberta is proud to announce that Alberta Milk and Saputo are once again donating white and chocolate milk for teens attending this year’s Artstrek program. 3 dozen cases or 1,728 servings! We’d
In 2013, Theatre Alberta and Cenovus Energy embarked on an exciting and important partnership to expand Artstrek: A Summer Theatre School for Teens at Red