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GOD'S MAN IN TEXAS - FIRE EXIT THEATRE
Faith and egos collide in the age of mass-market religion at Houston’s Rock Baptist Church, “the Baptist Super Bowl.” 3M required. Audition date: January 14.
GENERAL AUDITIONS - THEATRE CALGARY
Theatre Calgary will be holding General Auditions on January 30 and February 6 in Calgary. Artists who have not been on our stage since 2006 and who have not had a general audition since 2010 are invited to submit. Deadline to submit: January 14.
GENERAL AUDITIONS - VERTIGO THEATRE
Craig Hall, Artistic Director, will be holding General Auditions in Calgary for Vertigo Theatre’s 2013/2014 Season on January 28 and 29. Deadline to submit: January 18.
HAIRSPRAY/ FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRY - STORYBOOK THEATRE
StoryBook Theatre is pleased to announce joint auditions for the upcoming Spring productions of Hairspray and Freckleface Strawberry. Audition dates: January 20-24.
THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE - LIFFEY PLAYERS
The Liffey Players is scheduling auditions for their upcoming spring production The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh. 2M, 2F. Audition dates: January 21-22.
GENERAL AUDITIONS - ALBERTA THEATRE PROJECTS (ATP)
Alberta Theatre Projects is holding general auditions on February 4 and 11. The purpose of the audition is to see those whose work is not known to ATP’s Artistic staff. Deadline to submit: January 25.
THE RAVEN - A NEW MUSICAL
Seeking Non-Equity, Strong Musical Theatre Singers to audition for up-coming Staged Reading/Cast Recording of The Raven - a new musical. Audition dates: February 1-2.
FROM CRADLE TO STAGE FESTIVAL - WALTERDALE THEATRE ASSOCIATES
This year’s Festival consists of the following selected pieces: The Ugly Spot by Lisa Lorentz-Gilroy and Exposure by Stephen Allred, Bethany Hughes and Jessie McPhee
Audition dates: February 10-11.
DROWNING OPHELIA - NOSE CREEK PLAYERS
Nose Creek Players will be performing Drowning Ophelia, an original piece written by Kim Cheel. This one-act, book-ended by scenes from Hamlet explores the types of abuse – emotional, mental, and physical. Audition dates: January 24.
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ARTISTIC DIRECTOR - MOMO MIXED ABILITY DANCE THEATRE
MoMo Mixed Ability Dance Theatre seeks an Artistic Director to take responsibility for the overall artistic direction and administration of the company. Position to commence May 3. Deadline: Open until filled.
BOX OFFICE CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES - CITADEL THEATRE
The Citadel Theatre, one of Canada’s largest and busiest professional, not-for-profit theatre companies and facilities, has an opening for P/T and F/T Box Office Customer Service Representatives. Please forward your resume by email; no phone calls please.
FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANT - CITADEL THEATRE
The Citadel Theatre, one of Canada’s largest and busiest professional, not-for-profit theatre companies and facilities, is looking for a reliable, customer service oriented individual to provide leadership in our Guest Services Department as a P/T Front of House Assistant. Please forward your resume by email; no phone calls please.
DIRECTOR - CORNERSTONE THEATRE - Canmore
Cornerstone Theatre in Canmore has annually presented the Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show for 11 years. Now in its 12th season we are looking for a Director to cast and rehearse our flagship show. Deadline: January 11.
SUPERVISORS - ARTSTREK 2013 - Red Deer
Theatre Alberta is looking for individuals who have previous Artstrek experience, excellent interpersonal skills and strong leadership ability. Applicants must have attended Artstrek as a student, have been away from the program for at least one year and be between 19 and 25 years of age. Deadline: March 1.
PRODUCER - KIMBERLY SUMMER THEATRE SOCIETY (KST) - Kimberly, BC
Kimberley Summer Theatre is looking for a producer to oversee their upcoming summer season of two shows: Self-Help by Norm Foster (July 9 – August 17) at Centre 64 Theatre, and The Wizard of Oz (July 30 – August 9) at McKim Theatre. Deadline: January 20
NTT LECTURER - DESIGN AND PRODUCTION WITH SOUND EMPHASIS - CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY - United States
Central Washington University seeks a NTT Lecturer Design and Production with a Sound emphasis. Responsibilities include: sound design and technology courses, sound/light lab supervision, design and production courses as appropriate, and mentoring student designers. Screening begins: February 5.
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Workshops / Classes / Education
EVENING DRAMA CLASSES FOR CHILDREN & YOUTH - ROCKY MOUNTAIN COLLEGE
January 14 – May 6. These classes will provide students with a unique opportunity to explore theatre skills with professional artists in an environment of fun and faith. Cost $250 (Ages 9-12), $295 (ages 13-18).
PLAYWRIGHTS' BOOT CAMP - ALBERTA PLAYWRIGHTS' NETWORK
January 21 - March 11. The Playwrights’ Boot Camp is designed to help playwrights explore what theatre means to them and what makes their work theatrical, building on the fundamentals of the craft. Cost $250 (plus cost of membership for non-members).
EQUIPPED TO DIRECT WITH MICHELINE CHEVRIER - URBAN CURVZ
February 21–23. From the first read to opening night, Canadian director Micheline Chevrier will guide participants through a 3-day active learning masterclass on the key steps a director must take to prepare for a successful rehearsal process. Cost $200 (or $175 if you apply by December 15).
TEEN FILM & TV - COMPANY OF ROGUES
February 21 - March 28. (14-18 YRS) Gain valuable knowledge of the audition experience and on-camera technique. Cost: $275+GST.
COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE WITH MIKE GRIFFEN - BEYOND THE BRINK PRODUCTIONS
February 22-24. Come and explore the physical style of theatre that gave slapstick comedy its name at a 3-day Commedia dell’Arte workshop with director/educator Mike Griffin. Cost: $125 (Deadline: February 15). Early Bird: $100 (Deadline: January 15).
CALGARY PLAYWRIGHTS' CIRCLE - ALBERTA PLAYWRIGHTS' NETWORK
March 6 - April 24. The Playwright Circles offer playwrights an excellent opportunity to start and finish a first draft of a play or to continue working on a project that they’ve already started. Cost $300 (plus cost of membership for non-members).
NATIONAL DEVISED PRODUCTION INTENSIVE - GHOST RIVER THEATRE
May 5-25. An invitation to interested professional and emerging artists and educators of various disciplines for the first ever national Ghost River Devised Production Intensive. Apply early to be considered for financial assistance.
VIDEO WIZARDRY REVEALED - CITT ALBERTA/ UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA DEPARTMENT OF DRAMA
January 12. Registration is limited. Visit www.citt-alberta.org for schedule.
ONION SKIN ONE - FREEDOM TECH PRODUCTIONS - Edmonton
January 14 - March 18 (Mondays). No other attributes are more serviceable than vocal clarity, ease, strength and precision. We will be working on voice and speech, relaxation and self-confidence. Cost $350 + GST.
BACKSTAGE ACCESS PRODUCTION EXPO - NORTHERN ALBERTA JUBILEE AUDITORIUM - Edmonton
January 17. The Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium is hosting the Backstage Access Production Expo which will include theatre production seminars and a new technology expo. Registration begins December 10.
BORSCHT - FREEDOM TECH PRODUCTIONS - Edmonton
January 25 - March 29 (Fridays). If you are interested in the film industry or you would like to get more skills in the audition room. Ages 10 and up. Cost $450 + GST.
PRESENCE AND ACTION IN PERFORMANCE - MILE ZERO DANCE
January 21-25. ACTION THEATER™ technique offers a map towards increasing one’s awareness by turning the mind inside out. It increases performers’ presence in the moment. Earlybird cost $150. Deadline: December 21.
INTRODUCTION TO CLOWN WITH JAN HENDERSON - SMALL MATTERS PRODUCTIONS
February 21-24. Award winning instructor Jan Henderson teaches her 4-day introductory workshop, suitable for both performers and non-performers. Noses provided. Cost $400 (before January 25); $425 (after January 25).
EDMONTON PLAYWRIGHTS' CIRCLE - ALBERTA PLAYWRIGHTS' NETWORK
February 25 - April 22. The Playwright Circles offer playwrights an excellent opportunity to start and finish a first draft of a play or to continue working on a project that they’ve already started. Cost $300 (plus cost of membership for non-members).
ADVANCED CLOWN WORKSHOP - UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA - OPEN STUDIES
May 6-24. This course will focus on the creation and development of scripted clown routines. It is appropriate for performers with introductory to intermediate clown experience. Approximate total cost is anticipated to be $720.
DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE ARTS BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS - CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY - United States
Deadline to submit: February 1. Admission to Central Washington University's Department of Theatre Arts BFA program is based on talent, academic achievements, commitment to the craft of theatre as a career, and the potential for success in a professional theatre career.
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NATIONAL CONSULTATIONS - MAGNETIC NORTH THEATRE FESTIVAL - Calgary/ Edmonton
The Magnetic North Theatre Festival as embarked on a plan to renew the role the festival plays on the national stage for the next decade. We want to hear your views and invite you to take part in a conversation about its future.
Edmonton, Wed. January 16, 2:30-5:00pm, Citadel Theatre
Calgary, Mon. January 21, 1:30-4:00pm, Pumphouse Theatre
PUPPET POWER - W.P. PUPPET THEATRE - Calgary
W.P. Puppet Theatre presents a weekend of keynotes, hands-on workshops, peer mentoring, panel discussions & more. Early bird registration ends Jan. 31. March 9-10.
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370 used theatre seats available for sale out of Airdrie. Good condition. Price negotiable based on quantity you wish to purchase.
We need to find a new home for them by the 28th of January, and they would not have to be picked up until February sometime.
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StoryBook Theatre has a big season underway and is looking to get more people involved in the process. We are in need of more than 200 volunteers and we want to make it worth your while! Deadline: Open until filled.
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Calls For Submissions
CULTURAL LEADERS LEGACY ARTIST AWARDS - CALGARY ARTS DEVELOPMENT - Calgary
Nomination deadlines stil open for Doug and Lois Mitchell Outstanding Calgary Artist Award and MacLachlan Family Community Beacon Award. Deadline: January 18
ROLE OF A LIFETIME WRITING CONTEST - ALL STAGES MAGAZINE - Alberta
Tell us about your favourite theatrical role in 75 words or less, and your story could be selected for publication! All entries will be entered into a draw for one free membership (or membership renewal) to Theatre Alberta! Deadline: January 25.
NOMINATIONS FOR MAYOR'S CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS - PACE - Edmonton
The Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton is now accepting nominations online to acknowledge and honour the Edmonton arts community and its partnerships with our City's businesses. Deadline: February 1 at 4:30PM.
NOMINATIONS FOR 2013 DISTINGUISHED ARTIST AWARDS - Alberta
Call for Nominations for the 2013 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Awards. The Awards are open to Alberta artists working in any discipline and carry a cash prize of $30,000 as well as a hand-crafted medal. Deadline: February 15.
HOST CITY PROPOSALS - 2015 DISTINGUISHED ARTIST AWARDS - Alberta
The Board of Directors of the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards Foundation invites proposals from Alberta cities to host the 2015 Gala of the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Awards. Deadline: March 1.
ONE ACT SCRIPTS FOR PUBLICATION - PLAYWRIGHTS CANADA PRESS - National
Playwrights Canada Press invites submissions of English-language one-act plays suitable for high schools to be included in a new anthology for publication in 2014. Deadline for submissions: May 3.
CALL FOR THEATRE PROPOSALS - NEXTFEST - Edmonton
The Nextfest Arts Company is now accepting proposals from producers, playwrights, directors, actors, designers,
multidisciplinary artists, etc. Submissions do not have to be attached to a
specific creative project: resumes are welcome. No deadline but proposals received earlier will have greater opportunity for consideration
FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITY - STAGECOACH THEATRE ARTS - Alberta
StageCoach Theatre Arts is world's largest provider of part-time theatre education for children. We provide full training in helping you open and run your own performing arts school. Financial assistance in launching your own school is also available. No deadline.
2013 RAUCOUS CAUCUS EMERGING ARTISTS ASSEMBLY - ALBERTA THEATRE PROJECTS - Calgary
A jam-packed weekend of guest artists, wild performances, panel discussions, networking events and big fun, connecting early career theatre makers at the 27th Annual Enbridge playRites Festival of New Canadian Plays. Deadline: Open until filled.
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PLAY READING PARTICIPANTS WANTED - Edmonton
A new Edmonton playwright is searching for participants for a reading of her first play, All About Trees. We are searching for actors and actresses to read the play and an audience to provide feedback from the reading. Scheduled for January 19.
FUNDRAISER - STUDENT MUSICAL THEATRE PRODUCTION - Okotoks
The Foothills Composite High School / Alberta High School of Fine Arts is seeking your support to sponsor this year’s musical theatre production of Back to the 80′s. Please contact Cheryl Jessamine at 403-938-1926 or by email: [email protected].
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