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Notes for April:

The online application form for Artstrek 2014 is now available. Thank you everyone who has registered thus far.To register for Artstrek, please visit: theatrealberta.com/artstrek/apply.

We received nearly 100 applications in the first 24 hours registration was online! We were very pleased to receive so many applications right off the bat, and hope to welcome more students to Artstrek in 2014 than ever before.

In 2013, we added a third Exploration week to increase our student capacity. We were able to accommodate 33 students who would have ended up on the waiting list in previous years. We still have plenty of space to fill in 2014 - you can help us by referring a student to Artstrek.

Artstrek 2014

(If you are a returning Artstrek student and you recommend a new student to attend Artstrek, you will receive your Artstrek 2014 t-shirt for free. And we have a really cool concept for our shirts this year... stay tuned...)

If you plan to attend Artstrek, why not join our Facebook event? Click here to join.

If you're on Twitter, tweet your favourite Artstrek memory using the hastag #Artstrek or #Artstrek2014 and Theatre Alberta will RT! (You can follow us at @TheatreAlberta.)

Find out more about Artstrek 2014:

Aaron Talbot,
Communications and Marketing

“Artstrek 2013 certainly was a wild roller coaster of enjoyment! I will be back next year!"

~ Michael Johnson, Artstrek 2013 student

What's New at Theatre Alberta

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REGISTRATION FOR DRAMAWORKS 2014 WILL BEGIN APRIL 7th

Dramaworks 2014

Theatre Alberta, in partnership with The Citadel Theatre, would like to thank everyone who participated in our Dramaworks 2014 one day pre-sale in celebration of World Theatre Day. Two of our workshops are already 1/3 full!

Registration for Dramaworks will offically begin on Monday, April 7th. To register for Dramaworks, visit: theatrealberta.com/dramaworks/register.

For the convenience of participants travelling to Edmonton, The Sutton Place Hotel Edmonton (10235 - 101 Street, in the heart of downtown) is offering a discounted rate to Dramaworks participants of $115.00 + taxes for single/double room. (Breakfast may be added onto the room for an additional $20 per day per person.) This rate is based on availability until June 9, 2014. Click here for more information.

Master classes and workshops at Dramaworks 2014 include:
Investigative Theatre with Belarus Free Theatre (Minsk/London)
Multimedia Production Design with 3-Legged Dog Theater + Media Group (New York)
Creating Musical Theatre Choreography with Laura Krewski
Dialects and Accents with Doug Mertz
The Director’s Shared Vision with Kevin McKendrick
Monologues: From Image to Impulse with Scott Swan
Rendering to Rendition: Building a Costume by Design with Patsy Thomas

Dramaworks Registration Costs:
Master classes (July 2-6, five days): $500
Workshops (July 4-6, 2.5 days): $300
All prices include GST and a $40 non-refundable adminstrative fee. Lunch will be provided on July 5 and 6.

Dramaworks is designed for all levels of skill and experience; Theatre Alberta also offers financial bursaries for artists to attend Dramaworks. For full workshop descriptions and other Dramaworks information, please visit www.theatrealberta.com/dramaworks.

 

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: ARTSTREK COMMUNITY SPONSORS

Community Sponsorship

If you're planning to attend Artstrek this year, you may wish to consider applying for a community sponsorship or scholarship. This is not only a great way to offset Artstrek fees: obtaining a community sponsorship also looks great on an employment resume or post-secondary school application!

We've compiled information below about Artstrek sponsorship programs offered around the province:  

Program:  

Horizon Stage Artstrek Scholarships

Eligibility:

Teens who have completed grade 7 or higher at a school in Spruce Grove, Stony Plain, or Parkland County

Deadline:

April 25, 2014 at 5 p.m.

More information Click here to view call for applications PDF.
Additional details:

Horizon Stage is a municipally run 318 soft-seat theatre in Spruce Grove that presents a full season of performances from a wide variety of genres. Horizon Stage also coordinates outreach arts activities at area schools, runs summer drama classes, and offers two full scholarships to Artstrek.

The scholarships are funded by the Horizon Stagelighters Society (Horizon Stage’s Front of House Volunteers) and the Horizon Stage Theatre Advisory Board. Applicants must submit a letter to Horizon Stage that includes details about their experiences in theatre studies and/or theatre production, their plans for future involvement in theatre, how attending Artstrek will help them accomplish their goals, and their full address and contact information. Factors such as academic excellence and financial need will also be taken into account.

Program:

Ben Sauvé Artstrek Bursary

Eligibility:

Edmonton Public High School students

Deadline:

May 10, 2014

More information: Click here for information about the award and application form.
Additional details:

Ben was a grade 12 student in the Theatre Arts program at Victoria Composite High School. While returning home from a mime practice on the evening of October 5, 1987, he died in a traffic accident. In memory of this gifted, sensitive, and dedicated young man, his family and friends established a bursary fund. This bursary enables other young people to experience the joy of learning which Ben did in the Artstrek program. Of the money available for this bursary, two-thirds are from Ben's own savings.

Program:

About Time Productions Artstrek Scholarships

Eligibility:

Members of About Time Productions in Camrose

Deadline:

Open until filled.

More information:

Email your questions and/or request to [email protected].

Additional details:

Scholarships are not based on financial need, but rather are determined by attitude.

If your organization would like to offer a community sponsorship to Artstrek students, please email [email protected] to be profiled in the next edition !

 

EMERGE 2014 UPDATE

Emerge 2010 - Edmonton

Emerge is fast approaching and we are eager to welcome Alberta's 2014 performance graduates to our theatre community.

For more than ten years Emerge has been establishing inroads between emerging artists and accomplished professionals. Graduating actors, from nine Albertan professional training programs, will be given four minutes each to perform audition pieces that will showcase their talents.

Invitations to Alberta's Artistic Directors and Freelance Professional Directors have been emailed. If you did not receive an invitation and would like to attend, or if you wish to recommend a colleague for invitation to Emerge please contact Theatre Alberta Programmer Frazer Andrews:

[email protected]
780-422-8162 (Edmonton Area)
1-888-422-8160 (Toll Free in Alberta)

Theatre Alberta's EMERGE 2014 is scheduled for:
CALGARY – Monday, April 14
EDMONTON - Monday, April 28

 

WORKSHOPS BY REQUEST - APRIL

The 2013-2014 Workshops by Request season was generously supported by

Christie Lites Sales

Click here to apply for a Workshop by Request.

Skill building workshops are available in both technical and non-technical theatre.

Lighting workshop

As we wrap up the 2013/2014 year at Theatre Alberta, we wanted to take this opportunity to celebrate the past season of Workshops by Request, and to thank the program's instructors, host companies, and Christie Lites Sales - our first-ever Workshops by Request corporate partner.

Over the past twelve months, Theatre Alberta helped to coordinate 20 Workshops by Request across Alberta for amateur and emerging professional artists. To help illustrate the program's reach, we created a Workshops by Request Google Map. You can click on each location we visited and see a description of the workshop(s) that took place. Click here to our Workshops by Request Google Map. We are already working on 11 workshops scheduled April through June, putting the 2014/2015 season on track to be our busiest year in recent memory.

Workshops by Request scheduled for April 2014 include:

Directing in Sundre
On April 6th, the Peak Theatre Players in Sundre will welcome Kelly Reay, Artstic Director of Calgary's Sage Theatre, to teach a workshop on directing. The Peak Theatre Players are looking to expand their production repertory to include dramatic pieces and musicals.

Stage Combat in Calgary
Also on April 6th, Laryssa Yanchak will teach a workshop in Stage Combat to Morpheus Theatre. The aim of this class will be to arm the performers with tools, techniques and concepts that will give participants a foundation in how to create an action sequence that is both safe and entertaining.

Lighting and Set Design in Calgary
On April 14th and 16th, local designer Scott Reid will teach two workshops to Storybook Theatre covering essentials of lighting and set design. The course will focus on colour theories in design, how to design using the script, creating a concept and working with the director on the vision.

Stage Combat in Drayton Valley
On April 26th, Janine Hodder will travel from Edmonton to Drayton Valley to instruct a one day course on Stage Combat to the River Valley Players. They are looking to learn safe combat techniques for "violence, bar fights, and strangulation." So, yes, we're very interested to see what this group has in store for upcoming productions...

Workshops by Request applications are accepted throughout the year. We are currently accepting applications for Workshops by Request for mid-May through to the end of June (the program takes a break in July and August). Any community theatre group in Alberta may apply for a workshop through the Workshops by Request program, on any topic of their choice. Professional development opportunities sponsored by a professional theatre company are also considered for support through the program. For more information, please email [email protected].

 

FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR 2014 ALBERTA CULTURE DAYS

To help increase participation and Albertans’ access to culture, the Government of Alberta is providing funding to organizations to put on events for Alberta Culture Days 2014, occurring September 26–28.

Up to five applicants will be selected to be Feature Celebration Sites and will be eligible to receive a maximum of $20,000 for three days of programming.

2014 Alberta Culture Days

Host Celebration Sites and are eligible to receive up to $5,000 for two days of programming. New for 2014, $500 is available to 10 organizations wishing to host a one day event.

The deadline for application submission is April 28, 2014. Click here for more information.

 

LIBRARY CALL FOR MEMBER SUGGESTIONS

We are in the midst of compiling our annual acquisitions list and would welcome purchase suggestions from all of you. If you have any script/musical titles or reference materials to suggest for purchase, or even playwrights or subjects you’re interested in, please fill out our Suggest a Script form online.

Remember to check our online catalogue first to see if the title already exists in our fantastic collection. We attempt to acquire every member request made. The more publishing information you can provide the better.

Thanks for making our library one of the best and largest script lending libraries in Canada (possibly even the world).

~Solveig and Becca

 

LIBRARY HOURS

Please note Theatre Alberta's Library will be closed April 18 - 21 for the Easter weekend. The Dropbox will be unavailable.

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A Fall As Warm As This
Eavesdrop: The Coffee Shop Show
The Red Priest (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye)
Sunnyside Up
Mump and Smoot in Anything
The Drowsy Chaperone
The Fever
Blood Brothers
Deathtrap

What's On in Alberta

Opening in April

Click here to search the 2013-2014 Theatre Alberta Playbill.
Click here to explore Theatre Alberta's "What's On in Alberta" blog.

Albertan work indicates production was written/collectively created by an Albertan artist/group
Canadian work indicates production was written/collectively created by a Canadian artist/group

 

CALGARY

CONFESSIONS: A COLLECTIVE CREATION Albertan work
Apr 4 - 11, [email protected] (Rocky Mountain College)

A FALL AS WARM AS THIS Albertan work
Apr 8 - 12, Urban Stories Theatre

CABARET BRISE-JOUR (SHATTERED CABARET)
Apr 9 - 12, Theatre Juntion GRAND/ L'Orchestre D'Hommes-Orchestres

I ON THE SKY Canadian work
Apr 11 - 13, Vertigo Theatre Y Stage/ DynamO Théâtre

EAVESDROP: THE COFFEE SHOP SHOW Albertan work
Apr 15 - May 2, Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Apr 17 - Jun 22, Stage West Theatre Restaurant

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
Apr 18 - May 3, Front Row Centre Players

THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
Apr 18 - May 3, Morpheus Theatre

THE PASSION OF SERGIUS AND BACCHUS Albertan work
Apr 22 - May 3, Third Street Theatre

MY FAMILY AND OTHER ENDANGERED SPECIES Albertan work
Apr 23 - May 3, Downstage

BINGO LADIES Albertan work
Apr 28 - May 17, Lunchbox Theatre

THE RED PRIEST (EIGHT WAYS TO SAY GOODBYE) Albertan work
Apr 29 - May 17, Alberta Theatre Projects

SUNNYSIDE UP Albertan work
Apr 30 - May 4, Fire Exit Theatre

 

EDMONTON

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM
Apr 2 - 12, Walterdale Theatre

ESCAPE VELOCITY AND OTHER WORKS Canadian work
Apr 4 - 6, Undercurrent Theatre

MADAMA BUTTERFLY
Apr 5 - 10, Edmonton Opera

ROMEO AND JULIET
Apr 5 - 27, The Citadel Theatre

BONFIRE FESTIVAL Alberta work
Apr 8 - 13, Rapid Fire Theatre

MUMP & SMOOT IN "ANYTHING" Canadian work
Apr 8 - 27, Theatre Network

MONSTROSITIES Canadian work
Apr 10 - 20, The Maggie Tree/ Urban Curvz Theatre @ The Varscona Theatre

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
Apr 18 - 27, Two ONE-WAY Tickets to Broadway

HAIRSPRAY
Apr 18 - Jun 15, Mayfield Dinner Theatre

THE FEVER
Apr 23 - May 4, theatre no. 6

EAST OF BERLIN Canadian work
Apr 30 - May 4, Punctuate! Theatre

MISTAKES WERE MADE
Apr 30 - May 18, Shadow Theatre

 

ALBERTA

MACBETH
Apr 3 - 26, Grande Prairie Live Theatre, Grande Prairie

EXTRA-CÉLESTE Canadian work
Apr 8 - May 9, L'UniThéâtre/ Théâtre la Seizième , Touring Alberta

TEN LOST YEARS
Apr 16 - 19, Red Deer College, Red Deer

BLOOD BROTHERS
Apr 24 - May 10, Innisfail Town Theatre, Innisfail

SHRUNKEN HEADS
Apr 24 - May 10, St. Albert Theatre Troupe, St. Albert

DEATHTRAP
Apr 25 - May 3, Keyano Theatre, Fort McMurray

OH CANADA EH? DINNER SHOW Canadian work
Apr 25 - Oct 10, Cornerstone Theatre and Restaurant, Canmore

INVASION OF THE PINE NEEDLES Alberta work
Apr 28 - Jun 6, Evergreen Theatre, Touring Alberta

OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS
Apr 30 - May 3, Horizon Players, Spruce Grove

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Theatre News

THEATRE NETWORK RAISES $51K AT ANNUAL FUNDRAISER - Edmonton

Due to the amazing outpouring of support at the annual Spring Fling fundraiser on March 27th, Theatre Network was able raise over $51,000. Congratulations!

FUNDING AVAILABLE - ALBERTA ARTS REBUILD FUND - Alberta

The Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund is accepting applications for funding from flood-affected artists and arts organizations starting April 4.

ST. ALBERT CHILDREN'S THEATRE ANNOUNCES WINTER 2014 PRODUCTION - St. Albert

St. Albert Children’s Theatre will present A Christmas Story, The Musical! from November 27 to December 7, 2014 at the Arden Theatre.

THE CITADEL THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2014-2014 SEASON - Edmonton

Citadel Theatre Artistic Director Bob Baker announced the plays of the 2014/2015 season at a special season launch in the Club at the Citadel on March 24th. The season includes the world premiere of Vigilante, a new musical drama by Edmonton's Catalyst Theatre.

FREEWILL SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL MOVES INDOORS FOR 2014 - Edmonton

The Taming of the Shrew will be presented at the Myer Horowitz Theatre from July 9 to 27, 2014. The Horowitz Theatre will be the substitute festival location while the outdoor Heritage Amphitheatre is being repaired.

WILLIAM SHATNER FEATURED AT KEYANO THEATRE FUNDRAISER - Fort McMurray

CBS Construction and Keyano Theatre were proud to present Mr. William Shatner as the feature performer at The Affair for the Arts. “Keyano fits intrinsically into the fabric of Alberta; it’s a beautiful theatre,” exclaimed Mr. Shatner in his keynote address.

NOMINEES FOR ANNUAL MAYOR'S CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS ANNOUNCED - Edmonton

Mayor Don Iveson and the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE) announced the award nominees for the 27th Annual Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts on March 17th. The awards will be distributed in a ceremony on Monday, April 28 at the Winspear Centre.

SCRIPT SALON NEW PLAY READING SERIES ESTABLISHED - Edmonton

The Edmonton and area members of the Playwrights Guild of Canada are pleased to announce SCRIPT SALON, a new monthly play reading series. The first play is the 2013 winner of the Alberta Playwriting Competition: Katherine Koller’s Last Chance Leduc.

EVENTS WOOD BUFFALO CEASES OPERATIONS - Fort McMurray

Theatre Alberta member Events Wood Buffalo’s Board of Directors voted to end operations on February 3, 2014. Fort McMurray Today reported Events Wood Buffalo has ceased operations, vacated its place in the Kirschner Building, and is selling off its assets.

FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR NEW MACEWAN ARTS & COMMUNICATIONS CENTRE - Edmonton

Budget 2014 contributes $30 million over the next three years to construct MacEwan University’s new academic building, adjacent to the Robbins Health Learning Centre. Construction is expected to begin this summer with the new building opening in Fall 2017.

 

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Auditions

CALGARY

VENUS IN FUR - ALBERTA THEATRE PROJECTS

Alberta Theatre Projects (ATP) seeks 1 M, 1 F for Venus in Fur by David Ives. Audition by appointment: Apr 21 - 22.

CASTING CALL - APRIL FILM SHOOT - BEFORE THE WIRE

CASTING CALL. Male 60 and over. Late April. Head shots and/or demo reel to [email protected] Open til filled.

EDMONTON

JENNIE'S STORY - WALTERDALE THEATRE

Jennie’s Story is a small-cast play with substantial roles for 3 women and 2 men. Audition by appointment: Apr 6 - 7.

2014 GENERAL AUDITIONS & FRINGE SHOW - THREE FORM THEATRE

Three Form Theatre will be holding auditions for Fringe production of “Zanna, Don’t”, as well as upcoming season. Audition by appointment: Apr 25.

THEATRE ARTS PROGRAM AUDITIONS - MACEWAN UNIVERSITY

Once you have submitted your application to the Theatre Arts program, contact Doreen Piehl to book at [email protected] Audition by appointment: May 24.

BLIND EYE FOR AN EYE - EDMONTON FRINGE FESTIVAL PRODUCTION

We are looking for 2 major roles, one male and one female, and a minor role for an Edmonton based Theatre company’s brand new production. Audition by appointment.

IMPROV TEAM OPEN AUDITIONS - GO 4 BROKE

If you’re interested in auditioning for our group and would like more information, please email [email protected] Audition by appointment: Wednesday nights.

ALBERTA

POSTMORTEM - EAST OF SIXTY PRODUCTIONS - Devon

East of Sixty Productions Society will be holding auditions for the Fall production of “Postmortem” at 20 Haven Ave in Devon, AB. Audition by appointment: May 14.

GENERAL 2014 - TERRY SHANE MURDER MYSTERIES - Alberta

Looking for new Blood for our Murder Mystery Troupe. We have troupes in Edmonton, Calgary and Red Deer, even Grande Prairie and Fort Mac! Audition by appointment.

 

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Job Postings

CALGARY

PRODUCTION MANAGER - INDEPENDENT SHORT FILM

Production Manager wanted for short film. Deadline: Apr 10.

SUMMER DRAMA DAY CAMP INSTRUCTOR - PUMPHOUSE THEATRE

The Drama Instructors will assist in program development and be responsible for the overall execution of the curriculum. Deadline: May 16.

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR - THEATRE JUNCTION GRAND

Seeking Technical Director for technical management of 400-seat configurable theatre; production management of all performances/ private events. Deadline: Open til filled.

EDMONTON

SEASONAL DRAMA TROUPE - FORT EDMONTON PARK/ CAPITOL THEATRE

You’ll be responsible for creating fun and exciting street performances, musical acts and entertainment at one of Edmonton’s most popular attractions! Deadline: Apr 4.

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR - WORKSHOP WEST THEATRE

Workshop West Theatre is currently hiring! Job Posting: Artistic Director. Deadline: Apr 22 at 11:59 PM

RENTALS AND FRONT OF HOUSE SUPERVISOR - CITADEL THEATRE

This full-time position has a dual focus including Rentals and Front of House. Please email resume to [email protected] Deadline: Open til filled.

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER/ PUBLIC RELATIONS & INTERNET - CITADEL THEATRE

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the Citadel Theatre Marketing and Communications team. Deadline: Open until filled.

ALBERTA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - ARTS COUNCIL WOOD BUFFALO - Fort McMurray

Arts Council Wood Buffalo is a non-profit society that advocates and supports the Arts in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Deadline: Apr 11.

FRONT OF HOUSE REPRESENTATIVE - ARDEN THEATRE - St. Albert

The City of St. Albert is looking for a Front of House Representative, at the Arden Theatre! Deadline: Apr 20.

DESIGN & PRODUCTION INSTRUCTOR - UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIGE - Lethbridge

The Department of Theatre & Dramatic Arts at the University of Lethbridge invites applications for a continuing appointment in Design and Production. Deadline: May 5.

 

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Workshops / Classes / Education

CALGARY

STAGE COMBAT WITH LARYSSA YANCHAK - MORPHEUS THEATRE

Apr 6: Participants will receive a foundation in how to create an action sequence that is both safe and entertaining. $40.

DIRECTING WITH KEVIN MCKENDRICK - MORPHEUS THEATRE

May 4: Participants will explore intermediate directing subjects, including: an actor’s role versus a director’s and helping actors perform in harmony with your vision. $40.

DEVISED THEATRE TRAINING - GHOST RIVER THEATRE

May 5 - 24, 2014: 3-Week Advanced Devised Production Intensive. A comprehensive, advanced program of study. $1,250.

SPRING EXTRA SCHEDULE - COMPANY OF ROGUES

Spring 2014: Registration is now open for our Spring Extra Schedule. Visit www.corogues.com/schedule for more information!

EDMONTON

SPRING FILM ACTING - FREEDOM TECH PRODUCTION

Starts Apr 17 (10 weeks): From producing to acting, these workshops allow the students to ponder many directions possible in the film industry. $450

SPRING/SUMMER CLASSES AT THE FOOTE THEATRE SCHOOL - CITADEL THEATRE

Spring/Summer season: The Foote Theatre School (FTS) is the oldest and largest theatre school in Edmonton - www.citadeltheatre.com/robbinsacademy/foote-theatre-school.

ALBERTA

COMBAT 4 CAMERA - COMPANY OF ROGUES - Cochrane

Apr 12 - 13: Every facet of film fighting. Location: Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre – 800 Griffin Road East, Cochrane, AB. $395

 

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Events

EDMONTON SCENE STUDY APRIL - GRINDSTONE THEATRE - Edmonton

Apr 6, 2PM: Edmonton Scene Study is for emerging and professional theatre practitioners to share in the reading of plays. Sun and Moon Visionaries (10125 97 Ave NW).

CHRIS CRADDOCK BOOK LAUNCH - NEWEST PRESS - Edmonton

Apr 7, 7PM: Join NeWest Press as we celebrate the release of Chris Craddock’s play collection, PUBLIC SPEAKING AND OTHER PLAYS! Tavern on Whyte (10507 82nd Ave).

NATIONAL STAGE COMBAT CERTIFICATION CONFERENCE - FIGHT DIRECTORS CANADA - Edmonton

Jun 30 - Jul 13: Various stage combat certification courses offered. For information or to Register, visit www.fdc.ca.

 

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Space

NO NEW SPACE LISTINGS FOR THIS MONTH

 

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Volunteer

MAYDAY! CABARET! - THEATRE TRANSIT - Calgary

Volunteers needed for our Mayday! Cabaret! at the Alexandra Centre in Inglewood on May 3, 2014.

CASINO VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - EDMONTON OPERA - Edmonton

Edmonton Opera’s casino is happening on June 10 and 11 at the Casino Edmonton located at 7055 Argyll Road.

CALL FOR BOARD MEMBERS - EVERGREEN THEATRE - Calgary

Evergreen Theatre is seeking applicants for its volunteer Board of Directors, acting as a supporter/ambassador of the organization, the board and the administrative and creative staff.

THEATRICAL & COMMERCIAL HEADSHOTS - Edmonton

Every up and coming artist needs is good quality headshots, but the cost can be daunting. Let me help you as I improve my skills as a photographer!

 

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Calls For Submissions

FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR ALBERTA CULTURE DAYS - ALBERTA CULTURE - Alberta

The Government of Alberta is providing funding to organizations to put on events for Alberta Culture Days 2014. Deadline: Apr 28.

FILM & VIDEO ARTS SCHOLARSHIP - ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS - Alberta

One scholarship is awarded annually to a young Albertan 25 years of age or younger. The value of the scholarship is $5000. Deadline: May 1.

GRANT MACEWAN CREATIVE WRITING SCHOLARSHIP - ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS - Alberta

One scholarship is awarded annually to a young Albertan 25 years of age or younger. The value of the scholarship is $5000. Deadline: May 1.

 

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Other

NO NEW ODDS & ENDS LISTED THIS MONTH.

 

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Donors, New & Renewing Members

Donations and members listed below were processed during February 2014.

DONORS: THANK YOU!

Theo Thirsk, Anonymous donor, and Theatre Alberta Library Patrons from the office donation jar!

NEW MEMBERS

Individuals
Gina Moe, Kevan Mayers, Ruth Wong-Miller, Sheena Olsen, Alexandra Bain

Groups
The Defakto Theatre Co., The Odd-Lot Puppetry Co.

RENEWING MEMBERS

Individuals

Julie Brown, Patricia Darbasie, David Wolkowski, Nicole Moeller, Peter Taylor, R. Jon Price, Bradley Bishop, Ian Leung, Mat Busby, Ryan McKinley, Rick Hardy, Jason Hardwick, Kevin Humphrey, Miranda Allen, Phyllis Heltay, Deborah Ferguson, Linda Wood Edwards, Joshua Dalledonne, Charles Netto, Desiree Leverenz, Zoe Glassman, Bryan Lentz, Grace Darnell, Aaron Casselman, Trevor Rueger, Michael Peng

Groups

Pandora Players, Churchmice Players, Music Box Productions, Lac Cardinal Regional Performing Arts Society, Hope Management, Ghost River Theatre, Alberta Opera Musical Theatre for Young People, Arts Habitat Edmonton, The Banff Centre Theatre Arts, Concrete Theatre, Canadian Badlands Passion Play

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