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News (Alberta): More than 300 teens coming to Artstrek for its 55th anniversary

ARTSTREK: A SUMMER THEATRE SCHOOL FOR TEENS CELEBRATES 55th ANNIVERSARY Theatre Alberta welcomes more than 300 teens to Red Deer College in July Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek is a summer school for teens that explores the exciting world of theatre and stagecraft. Every summer, we welcome more than 300 teens from

Theatre Alberta welcomes new staff members

Theatre Alberta is pleased to welcome two new staff members to our team! Clarice Eckford is our new Office & Membership Coordinator, and Jake Tkaczyk is our Artstrek Program Assistant for the summer. Both Clarice and Jake started at the beginning of May – some of you may have already

Library: Updates and new online features

Theatre Alberta’s Librarians have been hard at work updating our online Library services to help our patrons find what they’re looking for more easily. We recently upgraded our online catalogue, and some new features are now available. Scroll down for more information. Updated info on the website: Pathfinders (Updated as of

Final production of the 2014-2015 Picks of the Edmonton Fringe Lineup Begins Tour

Edmonton Actors Theatre starts its Picks of the Edmonton Fringe Alberta tour today (April 2nd) with its production of The Bomb-itty of Errors by Jordan Allen Dutton, Jason Catalano, Gregory J. Qaiyum, Erik Weiner and Jeffrey Qaiyum. The production will tour to venues in six communities in North and Central Alberta, including Fort McMurray, Spruce Grove, Edson,

Blog: Online Registration for Artstrek 2015 at Red Deer College now live!

Artstrek is a summer theatre school for teens that explores the exciting world of theatre and stagecraft. Over the course of a week at Red Deer College, Artstrek students discover acting, voice, movement, directing, design, sound/music, creation, and collaboration. Online registration began on April 1st at 10:00 a.m. Scroll down to view

News: Second Production from the Picks of the Edmonton Fringe begins Alberta Tour

MAA & PAA Theatre and Northern Sabbatical Productions embark on their Picks of the Edmonton Fringe Alberta tour on February 5th with its production of Never Let the Crew See You Cry by Linda Wood Edwards. The production will tour to venues in five communities in total in North and Central Alberta, including Daysland, Camrose,

Library: More than $750 worth of inkind donations for Gift-A-Play 2014

Thank you to everyone who donated to our 2014 Gift-A-Play Library campaign. Once again, we have been overwhelmed by your support. Below you will find a list of people from whom we have received donations. Each of these donors will have their names affixed inside the cover of their gifts indicating

Job (Red Deer): Artstrek 2015 Supervisors – Theatre Alberta

Looking for that Artstrek Buzz? Apply To Be a 2015 Super! Theatre Alberta is seeking supervisor applications from previous Artstrek attendees with excellent interpersonal skills, strong leadership ability, experience working with youth, a remarkable work ethic and a well-cultivated sense of fun. Applicants must have attended Artstrek as a student, been away from

Library: 2014 Christmas Holiday Break reminder

  Happy Holidays from your friends at Theatre Alberta! Just a reminder that the Library will be closed Monday, December 22nd and will open again on Monday, January 5th. If you have books that you need to return during that time, our Library dropbox will be available during the following

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

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