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All Stages Online: Winter 2013 – Community Profile extended interview

Kristjanna Grimmelt, Co-playwright, Grande Prairie Century Play Kristjanna Grimmelt is a writer, educator, and the former editor of the Peace River Gazette. She is researcher and co-playwright of the Grande Prairie Century Play, a community play which has been in development since June 2012 to celebrate the centennial of the

Library: 2013 Gift A Play titles starting to arrive!

They’ve already started to arrive! Thank you Kim McCaw and Mari Sasano for your gifts of The (Post) Mistress by Tomson Highway and Trigger by Daniel MacIvor. Your books are being catalogued and will soon be available to borrow from Canada’s largest independent theatre library! So far, nine titles worth

Event (London, UK): RDC Theatre Studies in London – Red Deer College

February 16 – 23, 2014 This year Red Deer College hosts a one week excursion to London; bringing a global perspective to learning by exposing participants to world class theatre with renowned actors, directors and designers. Join us as we take in first class theatre productions, tour the Royal Academy

Blog: Theatre Contest on Theatre Alberta’s Facebook page

If you don’t ‘like’ Theatre Alberta’s Facebook page, you may have missed a little ticket giveaway contest we’re holding. Check out our Facebook post below, and if you’d like to enter click here!   Post by Theatre Alberta.

Blog: Theatre Alberta’s “Arts Champions” Fundraiser Wrap-Up

On August 19th, 2013, Theatre Alberta hosted a fundraiser and Fringe Forum to raise funds for Theatre Alberta programs and Alberta Arts Rebuild – a relief effort to support artists and arts organizations recovering from the 2013 floods. We are proud to announce that we raised nearly $2,000 during the

News (Calgary): JP Thibodeau new Managing Director of StoryBook Theatre

After an extensive search, the Board of Directors of the Storybook Theatre Society in Calgary is delighted to announce the appointment of JP Thibodeau as Managing Artistic Director, Storybook Theatre. JP will assume full Artistic, Fiscal and Personnel Management duties for Storybook, accountable to the Board. JP brings a wealth of artistic and

Blog: Globe & Mail reports on impact of flooding to Calgary Arts Organizations

The following is pulled from a Globe & Mail article written by Marsha Lederman published on June 25th. Click here to read the full article. Shakespeare in the Park Last Thursday morning, a week before the scheduled opening, the brand-new sets for the Mount Royal University/Theatre Calgary production of Romeo

Blog (Edmonton): Donation Presentation of $20,000 to Edmonton charity Kids Up Front

Theatre Alberta Programmer, Michelle Kennedy, and Communications & Marketing Coordinator, Aaron Talbot, were delighted to be invited to the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE) donation presentation today of $20,000 to Edmonton-based charity Kids Up Front. The video above shows the Mayor’s remarks and the presentation of the “cheque.” Edmonton Mayor

Artstrek – An Experience of a Lifetime!

For more than 50 years, Artstrek has been inspiring Albertan teens about the exciting world of theatre and theatre production. Every year in our program brochure, we always post 4-5 quotes about Artstrek from students who have attended in the previous years… but these do not really capture the true impact

Deal (Edmonton): Ten at the Ten – Teatro La Quindicina

Teatro La Quindicina is pleased to announce rush tickets for the people who make Edmonton’s Professional Theatre community as vibrant as it is—the people working within it and the people who can’t wait to start. With Ten at the Ten, Tickets will be available to theatre professionals and students in

Artstrek 2013: Drop off and Pick up Schedule

Wondering what time to drop off and pick up your teens for Artstrek 2013? Parents/guardians will be required to sign-out their teen before departure. Here are the scheduled times: Exploration I Drop off: Sunday, July 7 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM Program will begin at 3:30 PM Pick up: Friday, July