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Awards (Grande Prairie): ADFA Provincial One Act Play Festival – Theatre Alberta

North, Chinook, and Edmonton Regions Award Recipients at One-Act Play Festival The ADFA Provincial One-Act Play Festival, hosted by Grande Prairie Live Theatre May 27 – 28, welcomed representatives from all 9 regions of the province, including Fort McMurray. Saturday workshops were scheduled on directing, stage fighting, auditioning, movement, script

Library: Rainbow of Plays – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Today marks the 36th annual Edmonton Pride Festival, and we at the Theatre Alberta Library couldn’t be more proud to showcase just a few of the LGBTQ2S+ titles we have in our collection. More new and exciting LGBTQ+ titles, such as Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori’s musical adaptation of

Library: Amelia Earhart and other women pioneers – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads On this day in 1932 Amelia Earhart became first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. Check out “Amelia Lives” and “Excursion Fare” in the library to learn more about this aviation pioneer and let your imagination soar! For more inspiration here are five more plays about female pioneers

Library: AHSDFA Provincial One Act Play Festival – Theatre Alberta

Canadian Plays, New Works, Classics, Comedies, and Musicals… Something for Everyone!  This time of year is exciting for high school drama students, especially those in their final year. May always marks the Alberta High School Drama Festival Association’s Provincial One Act Play Festival. After participating in regional ZONE Festivals around Alberta, select

Announcement (Edmonton): Introducing Summer Staff – Theatre Alberta

Welcome to Theatre Alberta, Silve and Jake! Silverius Materi | Library Assistant: Silverius is an Edmonton-based actor and creator, originally hailing from Red Deer. He recently completed his second year of the BFA Acting program at the University of Alberta, and is excited to see what sorts of delightful challenges the next

Call for Submissions (Alberta): Artstrek 2016 Rural Outreach Bursary

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 bursary is specifically for teens in smaller communities or in rural Alberta, where there are fewer opportunities for teens interested in theatre and drama to

Announcement (Edmonton): Theatre Alberta to Participate in Incubating Innovation – EmcArts

New Pathways | Edmonton Selects Three Arts Organizations to Participate in Incubating Innovation EmcArts is delighted to announce that three Canadian organizations, participants in New Pathways | Edmonton, have been selected to move forward into Incubating Innovation, a program that supports organizations in exploring, testing and prototyping new strategies for

Library: Featuring Playwright Jordan Tannahill – Theatre Alberta

Jordan Tannahill is considered to be one of the freshest faces representing Canadian young Canadian playwrights today, redefining what it means to work as an artist both for himself and emerging artists everywhere. J. Kelly Nestruck of the Globe and Mail hailed him as “the poster child of a new

Library: International Day of the Book – April 23 – Theatre Alberta

The world will celebrate World Book and Copyright Day on April 23. UNESCO has set this day aside to pay tribute to authors, publishers, and the books they create. It’s on this day that we recognize the power books have to communicate, educate, and inspire.  For International Day of the Book, the Library

News (Alberta): Presenting the Artstrek 2015 Video – Theatre Alberta

Memories of Artstrek 2015 video is online! A celebration of memories featuring students, staff, and supers from Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek 2015, at Red Deer College. Learn more about Artstrek at theatrealberta.com/artstrek. Video and photos shot by Miles Bartlett. Edited by Brent Felzien. Featuring Hall of Fame, performed by The Script

Job (Edmonton): Summer Library Assistant – Theatre Alberta

Seeking Student for Summer Library Assistant Position 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 of theatre in Alberta

What’s On (Edmonton): Artstrek 2016 Curriculum Director directs THIS IS WAR – Punctuate! Theatre

THIS IS WAR, directed by long-time Artstrek Curriculum Director Glenda Stirling, opens March 3. Director, choreographer, and writer Glenda Stirling has been involved with Artstrek since 2002. She is currently directing THIS IS WAR for Edmonton’s Punctuate! Theatre. THIS IS WAR centers around four Canadian soldiers returning from the conflict in Afghanistan. Through characters’

Artstrek (Red Deer): 2016 Brochure Online Now! – Theatre Alberta

  THEATRE ALBERTA INVITES TEENS WITH A KEEN INTEREST IN THEATRE AND A DESIRE TO LEARN TO JOIN US AT RED DEER COLLEGE IN JULY FOR ARTSTREK! Immerse yourself in the world of the play. Identify key themes, images, and motifs through devising and dramaturgy and scenography classes. Connect with skilled instructors in performance and production

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