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Set on the eve of his assassination, this fictional depiction of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. by playwright Katori Hall explores the hopes and fears of King as he comes in contact with Camae, an angel disguised as a maid at the Lorraine Motel. The play offers a different side of King, exploring his flaws while maintaining his inspirational qualities. Rosebud Theatre’s tradition is to serve a scrumptious buffet before showtime, but tickets for just the performance portion are available…Find out more »
Transport back to the 1970s for what's sure to be a killer bake-off courtesy of Pegasus Performances. The murder mystery will drop you into a highly contested battle for baking supremacy, leaving you to solve the deadly outcome of the competition. Ticket prices include a locally sourced dinner buffet.Find out more »
Join Stage West as they kick off their 2019-20 season with this outrageous farce from legendary playwright Ray Cooney. Pushed to the point of a nervous breakdown ahead of his daughter's wedding, Timothy Westerby begins imagining 'Polly,' a gorgeous apparition only he can see, who shows up to the wedding uninvited much to the chagrin of Timothy's wife, daughter, in-laws and other guests. Bring your appetite for Stage West's massive buffet before the show, all included in the ticket price.…Find out more »
Enjoy dinner and a show as Jubilations Dinner Theatre puts its honky-tonk twist on a best picture nominee with A Country Star is Born. Follow the story of Ellie, a talented country singer on the brink of giving up the dream until country legend Garth Jackson's tour bus breaks down just outside her work. Tickets at Jubilations cover the three-act show, a four-course dinner and refillable tea and coffee throughout the evening. Image courtesy of Jubilations Dinner Theatre.Find out more »
Burwood Distillery is taking its tour game up a notch with this in-depth rendition of spirited education. You’ll be greeted with a welcome cocktail before being guided throughout the facility (included its fabled Stillroom) and getting the chance to talk the distilling team about what it takes to bring raw materials into the glass. You will also taste four different spirits (paired with bites) and get some “take home swag” as a souvenir. Photograph courtesy of Burwood Distillery.Find out more »
In May, we wrote about the fascinating process between Rndsqr's search for original murals for the new properties at its Courtyard 33 space in Marda Loop. Now, as the search nears its end, there will be an addresses from Rndsqr president Alkarim Devani (who will be making an announcement at the event) and 5468796 Architecture founding partner Johanna Hurme, plus a concluding panel with the four mural finalists and Peter Schryvers. Doors open and refreshments are served at 6:30 p.m., programming…Find out more »
Friends of Fish Creek will be hosting their annual wine and beer tasting and silent auction fundraiser at the Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club. In addition, Don Hladiuk — an astronomer from CBC Eyeopener — will be giving a keynote presentation. Vendors of the beer, wine and spirits include local producers such as Burwood Distillery, Eau Claire Distillery, Red Bison Brewery and Zero Issue Brewing. Photograph courtesy of Friends of Fish Creek.Find out more »
Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre (KOAC) is holding a fundraiser at Hotel Arts featuring over 40 works from renown masters and sought-after emerging artists. Guests will enjoy speakers, live music, a raffle, auction and other programming. Funds will support KOAC's Art Centre and Sculpture Park. Photograph by Katy WhittFind out more »
The team behind MarketSquare has a brand new foodie event in Okotoks. You can sample small batch, locally made beer, wine, spirits and food, hear live music from the Laurene Palmiere Band, join in on crafty activities and enter to win prizes. Buy in advance online to receive perks including coupons for local businesses, $10 in free tasting tokens and a $6.99 coupon to The Canadian Brewhouse. Photograph courtesy of MarketSquare.Find out more »
Join authors of Calgary Eats Gail Norton and Karen Ralph in an evening of "seconds" as they celebrate the sequel to their 2014 bestseller Calgary Cooks. The event will see seven Calgary chefs dish on tales from the other side of the line, sharing the stories behind their delicious creations. Tickets include a themed cocktail courtesy of Eau Claire Distillery, as well as some small-bite samples of dishes found in the book. Photograph courtesy of Wordfest.Find out more »
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