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Announcement (Alberta): RBC Continues Support of Theatre Alberta Programs

As Theatre Alberta prepares to welcome Alberta’s emerging theatre artists at the 2023 editions of both Emerge and Artstrek, we are thrilled to share some exciting and special news with our community… This April we will celebrate the 20th year of our general audition program for graduates of Alberta’s post-secondary

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Jobs (Alberta): Artstrek 2023 Program Assistant – Theatre Alberta

THEATRE ALBERTA’S ARTSTREK 2023 PROGRAM IS SEEKING A PROGRAM ASSISTANT APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 20, 2023 ABOUT THEATRE ALBERTA Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity that represents theatre artists, enthusiasts, students, educators, and community and professional theatre companies from across the province. We are dedicated to

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Jobs (Alberta): Supervisors – Theatre Alberta / Artstrek

THEATRE ALBERTA’S ARTSTREK 2023 PROGRAM IS SEEKING APPLICATIONS FOR SUPERVISORS APPLICATION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 13, 2022 Are you an Artstrek alumni who is a highly motivated, fun-loving, and creative team player with a penchant for safety (and shenanigans)? If you have the drive to nurture emerging Albertan artists, Theatre Alberta is


From July 17 to 30, young theatre artists from across Alberta gathered at Red Deer Polytechnic to work with a team of talented instructors and supervisors and create alongside their peers, using Qui Nguyen’s She Kills Monsters: Young Adventurers Edition as inspiration. The return to #IRL rekindled the decades-long legacy of Artstrek,

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Jobs (Edmonton): Artstrek 2023 Instructors – Theatre Alberta

THEATRE ALBERTA’S ARTSTREK 2023 PROGRAM IS SEEKING INSTRUCTOR APPLICATIONS APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 20, 2022 Artstrek – Theatre Alberta’s summer school/camp for teens – is seeking dedicated, passionate instructors for its 2023 program. The team of ten instructors is led by Curriculum Director Linette Smith, with additional guidance from Program Director

Announcement (Alberta): RBC Foundation Continues Support of Theatre Alberta Programs

Since 2019 the RBC Foundation has been steadfast in their support of Theatre Alberta’s programs and services for emerging artists–namely Emerge and Artstrek–even as we had to cancel, postpone, and reimagine new delivery models and services to ensure young and emerging artists remained supported and valued during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Announcing a New Partnership with the 35//50 Initiative

Theatre Alberta is very proud to announce that we have partnered with the 35//50 Initiative to hire two new positions that will support goals that both of our organizations strongly believe in. We welcome Jesse Del Fierro and Andrés Moreno in their new roles as Strategic Coordinators! They will further

New logo, new look, new site!

We’re very excited to officially unveil our new logo, new look, and new website! A huge thank you to the design team at Curio Studio for reimagining the Theatre Alberta logo and updating our colour scheme. The good folx at Curio put a great deal of thought and creativity into

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The Theatre Alberta Library Introduces More Ways To Read Theatre!

Theatre Alberta members have already had free access to two incredible online resources for finding and reading plays through Drama Online with the Playwrights Canada Press and Aurora Metro Books collections. We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve added three more Drama Online databases for you to browse and enjoy! OBERON


Theatre Alberta Announces A Change In The Artstrek Leadership Team

Theatre Alberta is excited to announce an important change in the Artstrek leadership team–we welcome Jenna Rodgers to the Artstrek Director role, as we thank Marie Gynane-Willis for her leadership and stewardship over the years.   Artstrek is Theatre Alberta’s annual summer theatre school that offers an integrated theatre arts


The 9th Annual Theatre Alberta Gift-A-Play is On Now!

Do you love to read plays? To have the scene on the page take shape in your imagination? Or to find inspiration in a technical tome that you know will make an audience gasp? To find the story you need to share with your community, right now? Us too!  


Theatre Alberta Commits To Participation in The 35//50 Initiative YYC and YEG

Theatre Alberta extends deep gratitude and support to the theatre and arts community members across Alberta—specifically in Moh’kins’tsis (also known as Calgary) in Treaty 7 and Amiskwaciwâskahikan (also known as Edmonton) in Treaty 6—who have come together to craft and present a gift for the future of theatre in Alberta.

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Webinar (Alberta): Conflict Analysis-Basics with Brooke Leifso

Theatre Alberta is thrilled to offer Webinars by Request: Webinars for a New World. This series of webinars is intended to address both technical challenges and  philosophical questions of equity and process, as we investigate the new theatre world we want to have when venues reopen. The next workshop in

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