Tag: Odds and Ends

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Call for Submissions (Calgary): Arts Marketplace – Magnetic North Theatre Festival

ATTENTION THEATRE ARTS PROFESSIONALS As part of its Industry Series, Magnetic North Theatre Festival is excited to be hosting an arts marketplace for theatre artists, companies and presenters at the Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts on June 18th in Calgary, Alberta.  This dynamic marketplace will provide a unique environment

Resource: Dramaturgy on Demand with Caroline Russell King

Dramaturgy on Demand Have a play stuck inside your head that needs to get onto paper? Got a first draft and not sure what’s next? Getting ready to send your script out and would like some feedback first? Caroline Russell-King is a member of LMDA (Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of

All Stages Online: Spring 2012 – Musical Theatre in Alberta

Back to All Stages Read the issue: Spring 2012 – Musical Theatre in Alberta Music Samples by Albertan Musical Theatre ComposersHealth Tips for Musical Theatre Performers by Julie Sinclair Music samples by Albertan Musical Theatre ComposersJonathan Christenson | David Rhymer | Ryan Sigurdson | Joe Slabe Jonathan Christenson is Artistic

Fundraiser: Donations collected during ATP playRites Blitz Weekend

Alberta Theatre Projects (ATP) will be collecting donations for The Gina Wilkinson Award for Emerging Female Theatre Directors on playRites Blitz Weekend – please consider supporting Gina’s wonderful legacy by helping with this great initiative.  For more information, please visit these two websites:To donate:  http://www.arts.on.ca/Page4072.aspx For more on Gina’s life and the award: http://news.shawfest.com/2011/09/21/annual-gina-wilkinson-prize-established-to-benefit-emerging-female-theatre-directors/

Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Enbridge Nextfest High School Mentorship Program

NEXTFEST 2012 AT THE ROXY THEATRE Enbridge Nextfest High School Mentorship Program Calling all high school playwrights, actors, directors, designers, stage managers, technicians, and theatre artists/creators… High school students are invited to work in a professional theatre setting and showcase their talent at Edmonton’s largest emerging artists festival, Nextfest 2012.

Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Edmonton Artist Housing Cooperative

Become a Member of Edmonton’s newest Artist Housing Cooperative! Created by Arts Habitat Association and Artists Urban Village – a chapter of PAL Canada. Applications are being accepted for the ArtsHub Housing Cooperative located on 118 Avenue at 93 Street. Discover the advantages of co-op living in an arts community:

Resource (Calgary): The Calgary Musicals Meetup Group

Calgary Musicals Meetup Group Are you a Calgarian or visitor to Calgary who loves to see live musical theatre but can’t always find someone to go with? Do you love singing show tunes with other people who love musicals as much as you? Do you want to know about EVERY

Event: Walterdale Theatre Associates Focus Groups

Attention Walterdale Theatre Associates Members: If you have been a Production Manager or Stage Manager for a Walterdale production over the past four seasons, your feedback is requested. Walterdale is currently revamping their current production managers’ manual and creating a new stage management manual for future productions. They will be

Resource: Carpentry Tools Available

Thank you for your interest: the tools listed below have all been sold.Follow Theatre Alberta’s Classifieds to access new resource listings as soon as they’re posted!  Carpentry Tools Available These tools are from my late husband’s shop in Three Hills, Alberta. He had them in Alberta but as I am returning

New blog post on the Edmonton Journal

Just a heads up about Theatre Alberta’s blog on the Edmonton Journal.  I just posted regarding Theatre Alberta and our two new charity programs – the Husky Community Rebate Program and CharityCar.ca.   Check it out!  

Wardrobe Needed (Red Deer): 1950s Costumes for Grease

Red Deer High School looking to rent / borrow / buy 1950’s costumes for an upcoming (March 2012) production of GREASE (School Version). We have a huge cast and are looking for a wide range of items including dresses and suits. We are also looking for some late 60’s /

Call for Submissions: Production Host – Expanse Movement Arts Festival

Amber Borotsik in 2010 Expanse Festival – photo from www.marcjchalifoux.com The Realtors Expanse Movement Arts Festival requires hosts for an intimate dance performance designed to be performed within the realm of your home. The artist, Meagan O’Shea, has created a sweet little show that is a meant to bridge the gap between

Resource: Free Playscripts by Rich Orloff

Hi, I’m Rich Orloff. My full-length plays, mostly comedies, have had over 100 productions in professional and community theaters in the USA and Europe. My ten-minute comedies and one-acts have had over 800 productions. I’ve recently completed a major renovation of my website, www.richorloff.com, which now includes information and excerpts of

Workshop (Edmonton): Wondrous Watercolors

Lifelong Learning Workshop Wondrous Watercolors with Arts Educator Carney OudendagNovember 22, 2011 from 12:30 – 2:00 pm We will be dipping, splashing, and dabbing our way to creating a juicy watercolour painting. Don’t panic … instructor will give some basics and demonstrate techniques. In this mini-workshop, participants will go home

Event (Edmonton): Allstar Show Industries’ First Annual Dutch Auction

Allstar Show Industries’ First Annual Dutch Auction Dates: October 11-14, 2011 We are selling off discontinued inventory; items that have been hanging around way too long. For four days, starting Tuesday, October 11, select items will be sold at much below cost.  Each day that goes by that an item

Alberta PC and Liberal leadership candidates arts and culture platforms

Both the Alberta Progressive Conservatives and the Alberta Liberals are gearing up for leadership races in the coming days — the Liberals on September 10 and the PCs on September 17. Find out where the candidates stand on arts and culture, and what they’re saying (or not saying) about the