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Event (Calgary): January 2012 Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along

Lynn Marie Calder’s Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along resumes at the Auburn the 4th Monday of every month until June. Come belt out ballads with fellow musical theatre lovers. This month featured shows: Cabaret, The Music Man, Peter Pan, Pirates of Penzance & Guys and Dolls (the latter of which opens in Calgary

Event (Edmonton): January Opera Brunch

Join Edmonton Opera for a morning of fantastic food and a unique, intimate recital by the artists starring in each of our mainstage productions. Hear your favourite artists singing their favourite songs, while consuming everyone’s favourite meal: brunch. What: Opera BrunchWhen: Sunday, January 22, 2012Where: The Westin HotelWhat Time: 11:00

Event (Calgary): December Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along

Lynn Marie Calder’s monthly Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along continues at the Auburn on Monday, Dec 19 – a special extended Holiday edition to include our friends from Dirty Laundry at Lunchbox Theatre (www.dirtylaundrycalgary.com).   Enjoy belting out ballads with fellow musical theatre lovers – this time featuring an assortment of shows with Christmas

Memorial: Frank Glenfield Remembered by Walterdale Theatre Associates & Friends

Frank Glenfield, a founding member of Edmonton’s Walterdale Theatre Associates, passed away on Saturday, December 3rd. Funeral arrangements have been made for Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at St. George’s Anglican Church, 11733-87 Avenue in Edmonton. Frank was an inspiring and staple member of Edmonton’s theatre community. He will

Call for Submissions (Calgary): Musicians & Writers – Ronin Theatre Event

WANTED: Musicians & Writers for Ronin Theatre’s upcoming Fundraiser EVENT! Ronin Theatre is currently looking to fill one 30 minute set with a young and emerging musical group or solo performer. We are also looking for writers who want to share their “non-works”.  The fundraiser is called “Definitely Not A

Event (Edmonton): 2011 Fringe Lottery Draw

Fringe Theatre Adventures invites you to the highly anticipated lottery draw for the 31st Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival in 2012! Hosted by Rapid Fire Theatre’s Julian Faid, the Fringe lottery reveals the Outdoor Stage performers and the Theatre for Young People, International, National and Local artists who will be appearing throughout the

Arts Funding in Edmonton: Presentation today!

Hey everyone: I wanted to pass along this message from our friends over at the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE), regarding a presentation on arts funding in Edmonton.  If you could be at City Hall today at 1:30 to support Jennifer’s presentation, that would be great! Thx! Hello all, Our

Notice of AGM: Catayst Theatre (Edmonton)

Catalyst Theatre‘s Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 29th at 7 p.m. at their venue, 8529 Gateway Blvd. You are welcome to join Catalyst artists, board, staff and members as they report on the company’s activities last season and share thoughts about the outcomes.  And – once adjourned, you

Event (Edmonton): Workshop West PlaySlam!

Watch Edmonton’s top playwrights compete with ten minutes of their favourite writing. You, the audience, judge which playwright wins the grand prize and bragging rights for the year. Competitors include Kenneth Brown, Belinda Cornish, Chris Craddock, Nicole Moeller, Morgan Smith, Jon Lachlan Stewart, and Mark Stubbings. The evening will feature

News: High Performance Rodeo Announces 2012 Lineup

The High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s annual International Festival for the Arts, announced their 2012 Lineup in an event at The Engineered Air Theatre in Epcor’s Centre for the Arts yesterday. Next year’s festival runs from January 5th to 28th, and features an eclectic mix of theatre, dance, visual art, performance

PSA: The Quarters Project Information Session

Calling all professional artists & non-profit arts professionals Arts Habitat Association and Artists Urban Village – a chapter of PAL Canada invite you to a Meet & Greet Information Session.  When:               Monday, Nov.  21 at 7:00 p.m.Location:          Kasian Architecture Interior Design and

Event (Calgary): November Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along

Lynn Marie Calder’s monthly Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along is back at the Auburn on Monday, Nov 21 Enjoy belting out ballads from your favourite shows with fellow musical theatre lovers – this time featuring The Mikado, My Fair Lady, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and South Pacific. WHAT: Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along

Event (Edmonton): CCTC Lunchbox Chat with Daniel MacIvor

The Canadian Centre for Theatre Creation (CCTC)in partnership with the University of Alberta Department of Dramapresents the CCTC Lunchbox Chat Series with guest Daniel MacIvor   Guest: Daniel MacIvorDate: Thursday, November 17, 2011Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PMLocation: Lobby, Timms Centre for the Arts (112th Street @ 87th Avenue)Admission: FreeOpen to the

Event (Calgary): Hallowe’en Sing-Along at the Auburn

You are invited to a SPECIAL HALLOWE’EN Strictly Show Tunes Sing-Along and “Dress as Your Favourite Musical Theatre Character” Costume Party with Lynn Marie Calder at the Auburn on Monday Oct 31. Enjoy belting out ballads from your favourite shows with fellow musical theatre lovers. This week is a double

Event (Edmonton): Elyne Quan Reading and Q&A

Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC), the Canada Council for the Arts and Theatre Alberta Present A Morning with PGC President Elyne Quan.  Bring your coffee and listen to Elyne read from a selection of her favourite plays and answer your questions!  Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 Time: 10:30-11:30am Location: Board

News: Equity Dues Referendum

Canadian Actor’s Equity Association (CAEA) national Council has announced a referendum on an increase to basic dues.  There are two parts to the referendum proposal, to be decided separately. The first is an increase in the annual dues. The increase would be introduced in stages: basic dues would be set

Event (Edmonton): Fool’s Gold Cabaret

Fool’s Gold Cabaret A night of clown & physical comedy. Saturday October 228:00 pm, doors @ 7:30Living Room Playhouse, Azimuth Theatre11315-106 Ave. Tickets: Pay what you will at the door Mature themes. Intended for adult audiences. Small Matters Productions presents Edmonton’s inaugural Fool’s Gold Cabaret. Join us for a night of

Event (Edmonton): Stripped Down 3

Theatre Yes presents: Stripped Down 3Hot new plays from Canada and the world stripped down to only the words of the playwright, read by Edmonton’s brightest theatrical talents.  Nov 10, 11, 12, 8:00 PM, Expressionz Cafe9938 –70 Avenue  A licensed event. The café will be open, serving snacks and wet goods. Nov.