PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY: TEENS @ THE TURN CABARET (EDMONTON)
Attention all musicians, singer-songwriters, bands, dancers, poets, cultural performers, theatre artists, etc …
The Citadel Theatre’s Teens @ The Turn Festival is seeking applications from Edmonton and area teens, 13-19 years of age, to perform at the Teens @ The Turn Cabaret—a celebration of teen performance artists in our community—on May 26, 2007. The goal is an evening of eclectic performance with everything from hip-hop to classical music, magic to beat-poetry, showcasing the diverse interests and skills of teenage artists in Edmonton. Selected performers will receive a festival pass and the opportunity to perform for an audience of their peers from across the city.
Saturday, May 26, 2007
7:00pm to 10:00pm, Rice Theatre
The Teens @ The Turn Festival runs May 17-27, 2007 at the Citadel Theatre. Additional performance opportunities during the festival, such as lobby performances before and after shows, may also be available.
Questions? Contact Keri Ekberg or More info >
THE MAYOR’S EVENING FOR THE ARTS (EDMONTON)
Tickets are now on sale for the third annual “Mayor’s Evening for the Arts”. Edmonton is invited to join Mayor Stephen Mandel at the Winspear Centre on Monday June 11, 2007, for an evening of performance and awards, celebrating visual and performing artists and managers, as well as those companies who are tireless in their support of the arts. This evening showcases some of our diversely talented professional Edmonton artists while helping to raise dollars to support the arts.
More info > or Tickets >
CALGARY ARTS MARKET AT THE MAYOR'S LUNCHEON
It's time to book your space at this year's Calgary Arts Market at the Mayor's Luncheon for Business & The Arts, Tuesday April 24 (Arts Market runs 11:15-noon). Be creative! Live performances, large objects d'art, audience interaction - whatever you can create to have an impact for yourself or your organization. Display space at the arts market is free to all CPAA members. Deadline April 19. Submit Requests >
Questions? Contact Phay Wills at (403) 237-3910 or Amy Darling at (403) 530-6040.
FOOTE THEATRE SCHOOL SPRING CLASSES (EDMONTON)
Spaces are available in Spring Adult Classes and the Professional Development series at the Foote Theatre School at the Citadel. The Foote Theatre School is pleased to offer a 10% discount this term only to Theatre Alberta members interested in either Adult Musical Theatre or the Spring Voice Workout. These are both great classes that will inform and inspire!
Contact Meredith Scott at (780) 428-2120 or more info >
SMASHIN' FASHION AT WALTERDALE PLAYHOUSE (EDMONTON)
For two days only, Walterdale is bringing fashion week fun from New York, Paris and London straight to Edmonton with Footlights on Fashion, a fundraiser benefiting Walterdale Playhouse’s 50th Anniversary Fund.
The fashion show will be hosted by celebrity hosts, Judy McFerran, stage actress and Walterdale Board President, and Laurie Blakeman, MLA for Edmonton-Centre. The show will spotlight costumes from Walterdale’s fifty years of productions as well as current trends from local shops Callidas, C’est Sera, Grateful Threads and Head Case. Edmonton Celtic harp sensation Samantha Spurrier sets the stage with music inspired by the fashion of yesterday and today.
Saturday, April 28 at 7:00 pm and Sunday, April 29 at 1:00 pm
Walterdale Playhouse, 10322 83 Avenue
More info > & Tickets Online >
MUNSCHAPALOOZA! KIDS GALA (CALGARY)
Centre Stage Theatre Company invites families to join us for our 5th Anniversary Party & Munschapalooza! Kids Gala.
Celebrate our most successful season yet in an all ages afternoon of crazy fun, games, crafts, music, ice cream and cake. Watch our hit musical Munschapalooza! based on five famous Robert Munsch storie and paired with live rock accompaniment.
Check out our "all-things-kids" silent auction, get a chance to meet Centre Stage artists, and preview our next exciting season which will be launched at the event.
Saturday, April 21, 1:30-3:30pm
The Bearspaw Lifestyle Centre, Bearspaw
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7th ANNUAL FUNNYFEST TALENT SEARCH (CALGARY)
Members of CPAA & Stakeholders are invited to Pay What you Want (Such as: a smile, live chicken, ex-girl friend photos, door from a 1978 Pinto, James Brown tickets, etc.) and attend the 7th Annual FUNNYFEST TALENT SEARCH (up to 4 tickets). Come watch the excitement and have fun as performers compete to be one of the funniest and earn a chance to perform at FUNNYFEST.
Final competitors will battle it out at the FUNNYFEST TALENT SEARCH to try and win a spot in FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival, May 3 - May 13. PLUS see one of the best & freshest headliners CANADA has to offer: ROB PUE from the TV show PUNK'D w/ Ashton
Fri, March 30 or Sat, March 31 @ 7 PM
Plush Lounge, 205 9 Avenue SE
RSVP to attend or More info >
*Must show up a MINIMUM of 20 minutes before showtime to receive this special offer.
2007 CALGARY INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL
World Class entertainment for ALL Ages!
Tickets for the Calgary International Children’s Festival (CICF), North America’s 3rd largest festival of its kind, are now on sale. The 21st annual edition of CICF takes place May 22-26, 2007 at the EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts and on Olympic Plaza.
More than 60,000 Calgarians will experience the very best in live theatre, music, dance, and puppetry from around the world. Kate Newby, Festival Artistic Director has hand-picked world-class performances from Germany, Peru, USA, Argentina, Mexico, and Canada highlighting creativity, cultural diversity, and imagination.
More info > or Tickets >
CREATION STORIES OF THE WORLD (EDMONTON)
Great Storybook Productions presents a two-day Great Story Festival of Creation Stories of the World, featuring dancers, singers, musicians, actors, and story tellers representing various cultures through sacred and secular stories, and stories of creation as science sees it. Plus, a mini-market offering ethnic treats and treasures between afternoon and evening shows Sunday.
Saturday, April 28 at 7pm and Sunday, April 29 at 2pm and 7pm
Mini-marketplace 4pm to 7pm Sunday before and between shows
TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave., Edmonton
More info >
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