Facet Music's annual Chinese New Year concert that combines traditional and contemporary performance arts is moving to The Grand for two night this year. Guests can expect performances from pianist Corey Hamm and his duo PEP (Piano and Erhu Project), Suona-virtuoso Zhong Wu, singer-songwriter FOONYAP, jazz trombonist Carsten Rubeling, choreographer/dancer Barbara England, the Calgary Chinese Orchestra and local talents such as flautist Jiajia Li. This year, they are celebrating Feng Huang (a.k.a the Chinese phoenix) which symbolizes "high virtue, grace…Find out more »
Woezo Africa Music & Dance Theatre Inc. presents this dance program at The Grand on February 22. The all-Calgarian team of dancers will be tackling five very different styles of dance with connections to African as well as the rest of the globe: Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, hip hop, step and tap. Two shows take place inside the venue's Flanagan Theatre (at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.) and there will also be a Black History Month exhibition and market taking place in…Find out more »
Enjoy an evening full of contemporary dance at The Grand from March 5 to 7. Project InTandem features choreography and performances by two local Calgary artists, Sylvie Moquin and Meghann Michalsky, and performances by featured dancers Valentia Dimitriou, Kaili Che, Brenna Heer, Chantal Wall, Katherine Semchuk and Kyra Newton. The project aims to provide emerging Alberta dancers with a platform to express their talents. The show on March 5 will feature an opening night reception and on March 6 there…Find out more »
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