Category: Theatre Alberta News Releases

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All Stages Magazine Winter 2014 – Theatre Technologies – out now!

Since there has been a theatre, there have been stagecraft elements—theatre technologies—and over the centuries both have developed and evolved in lockstep, influencing and affecting one another. ~All Stages Editor, Frazer Andrews The Winter 2014 edition of All Stages Magazine will be arriving in Theatre Alberta members’ mailboxes this week! In this issue,

Call for Submissions / Event (St. Albert): Pasek & Paul Masterclass & Concert

Theatre Alberta is pleased to partner with the St. Albert Children’s Theatre (SACT) and the City of St. Albert to present a special visit from Broadway musical theatre stars Pasek & Paul. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, the Tony Award ©-nominated songwriters behind the smash hit A Christmas Story, will

News: Inaugural Picks of the Edmonton Fringe Production begins Alberta Tour

The Accidental Humour Co. and their production of McCrackin 2: The Whackining by Amos Altman begins the first Picks of the Edmonton Fringe Alberta tour on November 4th. The production will tour to venues in five communities in total in North and Central Alberta, including Whitecourt, Edson, Camrose, Fort McMurray, and Daysland. This

News: 2015-2016 Picks of the Edmonton Fringe touring shows announced!

Theatre Alberta, the Arts Touring Alliance of Alberta (ATAA) and Fringe Theatre Adventures are proud to announce the lineup for the Picks of the Edmonton Fringe tour stimlus project – Year Two! This project has been supported by a grant from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts. The following productions will tour throughout the province in 2015-2016:

Theatre Alberta News: 2014 Raffle Winners Drawn

Congratulations Jenn Merio of Calgary who won the Grand Prize of the Theatre Alberta 2014 Raffle (AGLC Raffle Licence #385323): The Stratford Festival Package!  After a brief hiccup, in which we thought we had lost a package of 50 ticket stubs – we didn’t after all, just an accounting error

Thank you for attending Theatre Alberta’s 2013/2014 Annual General Meeting

Theatre Alberta was pleased to host its 2013/2014 Annual General Meeting on July 5, 2014 at The Club Lobby at The Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, part of Dramaworks 2014. During the meeting, Theatre Alberta members received the annual President’s Report, Treasurer’s Report, and Report from the Executive Director, as well as

Artstrek: Karen Johnson-Diamond chats Artstrek on CBC!

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 what she talked about? We were so pleased that Artstrek made the conversation, especially considering it was during Russell’s final show (on June 15th). Thank

News (Alberta): Alberta Milk and Saputo donate milk for Artstrek 2014 students

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 like to thank Alberta Milk and Saputo for their generous donation and continued support of the Artstrek program. Theatre Alberta is proud to ensure that

Volunteer (Edmonton): Theatre Alberta Casino

PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR NOVEMBER 1 AND 2, 2014. Theatre Alberta will be holding its casino at the Baccarat Casino — conveniently located in downtown Edmonton. We are looking for existing or new members to volunteer. Please contact the office and we’ll be happy to give you more information. Don’t worry

Job (Edmonton): Office Administrator – Theatre Alberta

Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity that represents and serves 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 by providing the highest quality programs

Job (Edmonton): Executive Assistant / Intern – Theatre Alberta

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Theatre Alberta is no longer offering the Executive Assistant / Internship opportunity for the 2014/2015 year. We thank all applicants for their interest, and hope you will continue to consider future Theatre Alberta employment opportunities. Theatre Alberta is a provincial arts service organization and registered charity

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.