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Library: The Purple Play Club wraps up for another year

#SaturdayReads Thank you to everyone who took part in the Purple Play Club as part of Outside the Lines. In less than 10 days we mailed out 66 Purple Bags and 198 Canadian plays to Theatre Alberta members all over the province. We loved seeing everyone’s #TApurpleplay posts on Twitter and

Announcement (Alberta): Christie Lites Sales returns as Season Sponsor of Workshops By Request: Hometown Series – Theatre Alberta & Christie Lites Sales

Canadian Stage Lighting company supports professional workshops for Albertans – and we’re celebrating with a WORKSHOP GIVEAWAY! Theatre Alberta is proud to announce that Christie Lites Sales has returned as the season sponsor of our Workshops by Request: Hometown Series, which will directly support skill-development workshops for theatre organizations across Alberta!

Fundraiser (Alberta): TA Board Members with Raffle Tickets – Theatre Alberta

Purchase Tickets from a TA Board Member! $4,500 in Prizes over Five Draws! Theatre Alberta 2016 Raffle | AGLC Raffle Licence #437952 To purchase Raffle tickets:  In the Edmonton area, visit Theatre Alberta staff at the Library. Call Theatre Alberta at 780-422-8162 (in Edmonton) or 1-888-422-8160 (toll free in Alberta) and use your credit

Library: Sign up for the Purple Play Club and Get Outside the Lines – Theatre Alberta

Theatre Alberta’s Library is participating in Outside the Lines, a weeklong celebration demonstrating the creativity and innovation happening in libraries around the world. More than 230 libraries from Canada, Denmark, Croatia, United Kingdom, Puerto Rico, and all over the United States are participating from September 11-17. How it works: Sign

Job (Edmonton): Program Coordinator – Theatre Alberta

PROGRAM COORDINATOR REQUIRED Deadline to Apply: September 21, 2016. 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

Library – Get Outside the Lines – The Blue Bag Book Club is BACK!

Theatre Alberta’s Library is participating in Outside the Lines again this year. Outside the Lines is a weeklong celebration demonstrating the creativity and innovation happening in libraries around the world. More than 230 organizations from Canada, Denmark, Croatia, United Kingdom, Puerto Rico, and all over the United States are participating

Library: Featuring Playwright Hannah Moscovitch – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Hannah Moscovitch is an Ontario-born playwright that has started to capture national interest over the past few years. Described as the “dark angel of Toronto theatre” (Toronto Star), Hannah brings a theatrical style that challenges viewers on both an emotional and intellectual level. Her plays combine jarring themes with

Calling All Grade 12s: Guide to One Acts – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads Going in to Grade 12 this year? Putting on a One Act? Still looking for a play that you’re excited about doing? Check out this list the Theatre Alberta Library has put together! There are a few classic high school One Acts, as well as some others we’re excited

Fundraiser (Alberta): Raffle Tickets On Sale Now! – Theatre Alberta

$4,500 in Prizes over Five Draws to be Won! Theatre Alberta 2016 Raffle | AGLC Raffle Licence #437952 Tickets are $10 each – only 1,000 have been printed. They can be purchased from Theatre Alberta staff at the Library in Edmonton, and from Theatre Alberta board members across the province. Raffle tickets can also be

Volunteer Opportunity (Edmonton): 40+ Positions to Fill at Casino 2016 – Theatre Alberta

More Volunteers Needed to fill the schedule for our Charitable Casino! When: Tuesday, October 25 and Wednesday, October 26, 2016.Where: Grand Villa Casino — conveniently located in downtown Edmonton. Operating a casino requires 40+ volunteers but provides critical funding for our organization. Volunteering is easy and fun; enjoy a free meal, and receive credit towards your Theatre

Fundraiser (Alberta): Artstrek Scholarship Campaign 2/3rds Funded! – Theatre Alberta

$9,806 of $15,000 target raised during Canada Helps Campaign! Theatre Alberta’s Canada Helps donation campaign raised $9,800 towards the recovery of Artstrek 2016 scholarship funds awarded to this summer’s students. While the program continues to be generously supported by the Alberta Foundation for the Arts, and we work closely with our

News (Alberta): Thank you Artstrek Community Sponsors! – Theatre Alberta

Local Organizations & Businesses contribute to Artstrek’s success! Our special thanks go out to the many organizations and businesses that provided their own scholarships for Artstrek students this year. Their commitment to the development of Alberta’s youth and artistic talent is greatly appreciated. A standing ovation for: Alberta High School Drama Festival

Library: It’s Heritage Day! Go Read a Play! – Theatre Alberta

#FridayReads In celebration of Heritage Day long weekend we pulled together a list of playwrights from diverse cultures and backgrounds, from all over the world. This list is merely a taste of the many, wonderful plays and playwrights out there. Who would you add? What plays or playwrights do you

Deadline (Alberta): Last Chance for Playbill Poster – Theatre Alberta

LAST CHANCE to submit company and/or season information for the annual Theatre Alberta Playbill service is WEDNESDAY, JULY 27. CURRENT GROUP MEMBERS, AND INDEPENDENT COLLECTIVES: You are eligible to submit your company information, youth programming, and season listings. FORMER, LAPSED, OR NEVER-BEEN MEMBERS WHO ARE PRODUCING PLAYS DURING THE REGULAR SEASON: We STILL want

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