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Notice to Theatre Alberta Members: 2014 Annual General Meeting

Who: All Theatre Alberta members in good standing are invited and encouraged to attend. What: An Annual General Meeting, with FREE LUNCH. Where:  The Club Lobby at The Citadel Theatre. 9828 101A Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta. Getting to The Citadel. Google Map. When: Saturday, July 5, 2014, from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.

Call for Submissions (Alberta): The 2014-2015 Theatre Alberta Playbill

The Theatre Alberta Playbill is the most comprehensive resource in Alberta that lists professional, community, and post-secondary theatre productions and festivals during the 2014-2015 season. If you advertised in the 2013-2014 Playbill, you should have already received an email invitation to advertise your season. If not, click here to submit you

Cenovus Energy continues its support of Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek

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 Deer College. Artstrek is Theatre Alberta’s largest and most popular program. Every July, Artstrek provides an opportunity for hundreds of teens from across Alberta to

Theatre Alberta welcomes our 2014 Summer Program Assistants

Welcome to our three Summer Program Assistants at Theatre Alberta! Supporting our work with three of our largest programs during the summer months, please help us welcome (from to left to right): Dramaworks Program Assistant, Dennie Hamaliuk. Dennie is enrolled in the Arts and Cultural Management progam at MacEwan University.

Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Poster Designer – Theatre Alberta Playbill

Every year Theatre Alberta publishes a poster listing nearly all of the productions happening in Alberta for the theatre season: the Theatre Alberta Playbill poster. Our (amazing!) Playbill poster designer of the last 17 years has recently notified us that she is unable to take the job this year. We’re putting

News (Alberta): Theatre Alberta’s Dramaworks registration now open!

Click here to Register for Dramaworks 2014 now! Dramaworks is a biennial workshop series event that welcomes theatre artists province wide – professionals, enthusiasts, and educators alike – to learn from Albertan, national, and international theatre artists and experts. Dramaworks annually features a number of special events: check back here

News: Theatre Alberta announces workshop lineup for Dramaworks 2014

Theatre Alberta, in partnership with The Citadel Theatre, is pleased to welcome Albertan, National and International theatre artists to instruct a slate of seven workshops and master classes at Dramaworks 2014.  We are pleased to be returning to The Citadel Theatre to host Dramaworks after a five year hiatus! Online

Job (Edmonton): Student Summer Positions – Theatre Alberta

SEEKING STUDENTS FOR SUMMER POSITIONS Deadline to Apply: March 28, 2014 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 professional theatre companies from across the province. We are dedicated to encouraging the growth

News: TELUS Calgary Community Board supports Artstrek 2014 scholarship program

Theatre Alberta is pleased to announce that the TELUS Calgary Community Board is supporting Artstrek scholarship applicants from Calgary in 2014. TELUS Community Boards are comprised of volunteer board members who work with TELUS to identify and fund grassroots programs of charities operating in major centres where TELUS operates. Each board member brings a

News: Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) Alberta policy changes for volunteers

On January 1, 2014 changes to the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) Alberta policy came in effect to distinguish between unpaid workers and volunteers. These changes will affect the theatre industry in Alberta.  Theatre companies operate in a compulsory industry under the Workers’ Compensation Act — this means that companies are required

Job (Alberta): Artstrek 2014 Supers – Theatre Alberta

Longing for that Artstrek Buzz? Apply To Be a 2014 Super! Theatre Alberta is looking for previous Artstrek attendees with excellent interpersonal skills, strong leadership ability, a remarkable work ethic and a well-cultivated sense of fun. Applicants must have attended Artstrek as a student, been away from the program for

All Stages Online: Winter 2013 – Introducing Foils

All Stages – Theatre Alberta’s tri-annual magazine examining the theatre community in Alberta – is pleased to introduce our newest regular feature, Foils: two contrasting opinions, viewpoints or processes published side-by-side in our magazine. In the Winter 2013 installment of Foils, Meg Braehm and Rebecca Northan provided two very unique and different perspectives on the process of

News (Alberta): Theatre Alberta launches 2nd Annual Gift A Play Library Donation Campaign

Theatre Alberta launches our 2013 fundraising campaign: Gift A Play to Theatre Alberta’s Library for Christmas. Theatre Alberta’s Library is our most valuable resource. We have more than 18,500 titles in our collection, from plays and how-to guides to reference materials. Our 2013 “Wish List” contains 119 more titles to add to our shelves! The Library’s

News (Alberta): “Picks of the Edmonton Fringe” Scheduled to tour Alberta in 2014-2015

Theatre Alberta, the Arts Touring Alliance of Alberta (ATAA) and Fringe Theatre Adventures are proud to announce the inaugural Picks of the Edmonton Fringe lineup. These handpicked Albertan productions from the 2013 Edmonton Fringe Festival will be featured and offered to rural Alberta presenters at Showcase 2013, and then will tour the province in 2014-2015.  During the

Blog: Theatre Contest on Theatre Alberta’s Facebook page

If you don’t ‘like’ Theatre Alberta’s Facebook page, you may have missed a little ticket giveaway contest we’re holding. Check out our Facebook post below, and if you’d like to enter click here!   Post by Theatre Alberta.

Blog: Theatre Alberta’s “Arts Champions” Fundraiser Wrap-Up

On August 19th, 2013, Theatre Alberta hosted a fundraiser and Fringe Forum to raise funds for Theatre Alberta programs and Alberta Arts Rebuild – a relief effort to support artists and arts organizations recovering from the 2013 floods. We are proud to announce that we raised nearly $2,000 during the

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