Category: Theatre Alberta News Releases

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Announcement (Alberta): New Partnership with Playwrights Canada Press – Theatre Alberta

Theatre Alberta proudly announces new partnership with Playwrights Canada Press Theatre Alberta is proud to welcome Playwrights Canada Press as our newest ‘official’ supporter! (We say ‘official’ because our organizations have a long history of working alongside each other to benefit Alberta theatre artists and playwrights.) This summer, 300+ teenagers

Library: Read Trevor Rueger’s Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Doug Mertz has received his March book bag curated by Trevor Rueger. TAKE A LOOK AT Trevor’S PICKS! Late Company by Jordan Tannahill. Described by Torontoist as a “searing, unforgettable drama”, Late  Company uncovers layers of parental and political hypocrisy at a suburban dinner party where grief is the loudest guest. The Rez Sisters

News (International): World Theatre Day 2017 – Theatre Alberta

World Theatre Day 2017 Created in 1961 by UNESCO, World Theatre Day is celebrated annually on March 27 by theatre communities around the globe. The impetus behind World Theatre Day is to honour and further the goal of UNESCO’s International Theatre Institute (ITI) to celebrate the power of theatre as

Library: Read Beth Graham’s Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Doug Mertz has received his February book bag curated by Beth Graham. TAKE A LOOK AT Beth’S PICKS! Blood: A Scientific Romance by Calgary playwright Meg Braem. A play about sisters, loss, and the ties that bind. A History of Breathing by Saskatchewan playwright Daniel Macdonald. Two boats float

Job (Edmonton): Students and/or Recent Graduates for Summer Positions – Theatre Alberta

SEEKING STUDENTS AND/OR RECENT GRADUATES FOR SUMMER POSITIONS Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity that proudly represents ~1,000 theatre artists, enthusiasts, students, educators, and community and professional theatre companies from across the province. We are dedicated to encouraging the growth of theatre in Alberta by

Job (Edmonton): Office and Membership Coordinator – Theatre Alberta

Accepting applications for full-time 15-month term position Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity that represents ~1,000 theatre artists, enthusiasts, students, educators, and community and professional theatre companies from across the province. We are dedicated to encouraging the growth of theatre in Alberta by providing the

What’s On (Alberta): Artstrek 2017 Instructor w/ #POTF Tour – Grindstone Theatre

BYRON MARTIN and Grindstone Theatre begin province-wide tour February 3 Beaumont, Sylvan Lake, Whitecourt, Fort McMurray, and Medicine Hat will present Grindstone Theatre‘s The 11 O’Clock Number: Life is a Musical!  This will be a great opportunity for these communities to see Artstrek 2017 instructor Byron Martin on stage. ARTSTREK 2017 | INSTRUCTOR TEAM

Library: Read Liz Nicholls’ Purple Play Picks – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads As part of the Purple Play Club, held this past September, we asked participants to share pictures of themselves reading in their community. Those who did were entered to win a yearlong subscription to curated library bags delivered to their door each month. Doug Mertz took home the prize! Doug received his January bag this

What’s On (Calgary): Artstrek 2017 Instructor at High Performance Rodeo – The Shakespeare Company, Hit & Myth Production

Last Week to see Braden Griffiths in “All’s Well That Ends Well” As part of the 31st Annual High Performance Rodeo, One Yellow Rabbit presents The Shakespeare Company and Hit & Myth Productions‘ All’s Well That Ends Well. Performer, playwright, and arts educator Braden Griffiths will be on Vertigo Theatre’s Studio stage as PAROLLES until

Workshops by Request: Rocky Mountain Series – DEADLINE EXTENDED – “Power and Balance in DisArts” – Theatre Alberta, Inside Out Theatre & Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

“Power & Balance in DisArts” Registration Deadline EXTENDED to January 25! When: February 10-12 , 2017. Where: Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity Instructors: Sarah Garton Stanley and Syrus Marcus Ware This is an interactive disability centred workshop about creating theatre and performance. Theatre Alberta, in partnership with Calgary’s Inside Out Theatre and Banff Centre for Arts

Job (Red Deer): Artstrek 2017 Supervisors – Theatre Alberta

Apply to be a 2017 Artstrek Super! Theatre Alberta is seeking applications for Artstrek Supervisors for July 2017. Supervisors (Supers) will need excellent interpersonal skills, strong leadership abilities, and experience working with youth, a remarkable work ethic, and a well-cultivated sense of fun. Applicants must have attended Artstrek as a