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This 10-time Tony Award-winner is the story of Billy, an 11-year-old boy finding his way as a ballet dancer against all odds. This musical adaptation of the 2001 film features original music by mega-star Sir Elton John and is choreographed for its Calgary run by past Alberta Ballet principal dancer Yukichi Hattori. The heartwarming tale closes out Theatre Calgary's main 2018-19 season. Illustration by Andrea UciniFind out more »
The Canadian premiere of five-time Tony nominee Bright Star will be held at none other than the Rosebud Theatre, between Calgary and Drumheller. Written by entertainment royalty Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, this country music love story set in the Ozarks will be brought to life by a cast whose credits include Fargo, Hell on Wheels and Heartland. Rosebud Theatre's tradition is to serve a scrumptious buffet before showtime, but tickets for just the performance portion are available as well.…Find out more »
Kala Bhavan of Calgary's new production is an epic, one-night-only dance drama. Written and performed by students at the dance school and special guests, the show follows the warrior women from the fictional kingdom Kushalmare as they prepare for an enemy siege. Will the Yoddha (great warrior) lead Kushalmare to victory? You have to see the show to find out. Photo by Instagram user @aman.shai.xoxFind out more »
First Alliance Church is hosting four nights of dinner theatre in support of its short-term humanitarian and English-language teams serving internationally in 2019. Your evening begins with a three-course meal prepared by the Harvest Ministries (gluten- and dairy-free meals available, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request one) before you enjoy a production of Joe DiPietro’s Over the River and Through the Woods, an Off-Broadway comedy about family and ambition.Find out more »
The FLC Seniors Acting Lab has once again prepared two original, one-act plays that grapple with issues faced by real seniors. The first, More Than a Number, follows a debate between five card-playing friends about whether or not ageism exists. The second, All the Comforts of Home, sees three female seniors scandalize their community when they add a new roommate to the fold, who just so happens to be a man. This is a great chance to take in original…Find out more »
This adaptation of W.O. Mitchell's second novel follows the delightfully unusual Daddy Sherry. In the lead up to his 117th birthday, Daddy Sherry cracks up the locals with his blunt manner and infamous feud with a neighbourhood dog. Rosebud Theatre’s tradition is to serve a scrumptious buffet before showtime, but tickets for just the performance portion are available as well. Evening shows start at 8 p.m. with dinner service beginning at 5:30 p.m. Matinees begin at 1:30 p.m. with lunch…Find out more »
Murder is par for the course at this golf-themed murder mystery dinner by Pegasus Performances. This show blends comedy and mystery, and comes recommended as an early present for a golf-loving dad in your life. Keep an eye on Pegasus Performances' and Fort Calgary's websites for tickets.Find out more »
If you loved Stage West's Legends of Rock 'n' Roll, get ready to be just plum smitten with this new, chicken-fried musical revue. Spanning from the '60s to the aughts, this deep dive into the wonders of the wild west is perfect for ages 16 to 96. Leave that red solo cup at home; refreshments are included in the ticket price.Find out more »
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