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The latest news on live + streaming theatre in Calgary.


Win An Invite to the Clubhouse App from BroadwayWorld! Photo Win An Invite to the Clubhouse App from BroadwayWorld!
by Team BWW on April 13, 2021 in Calgary

Clubhouse is an invite-only space for casual, drop-in audio conversations-with friends and other interesting people around the world. Go online anytime to chat with the people you follow, or hop in as a listener and hear what others are talking about.
54 Below To Present MARILYN MAYE: BROADWAY On BroadwayWorld Events Photo 54 Below To Present MARILYN MAYE: BROADWAY On BWW Events
by Team BWW on April 12, 2021 in Calgary

Marvelous Marilyn Maye returns to her home away from home to premiere a dazzling new show - online. She'll perform in an all new concert next month, streaming exclusively on BroadwayWorld Events!
Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, & More Streaming This Week on BroadwayWor Photo SJB, Arcelus & More Streaming This Week on BroadwayWorld Events
by Team BWW on April 12, 2021 in Calgary

BroadwayWorld Events is bringing you incredible talent right into your home! This week includes Stephanie J. Block and Sebastian Arcelus on The Seth Concert Series, plus a masterclass from Dana Steingold!
Calgary Philharmonic Presents CITY SPACES: FAIRMONT PALLISER Virtual Concert Photo Calgary Philharmonic Presents CITY SPACES: FAIRMONT PALLISER Virtual Concert
by BWW News Desk on April 11, 2021 in Calgary

Calgary Philharmonic will present City Spaces: Fairmont Palliser, a virtual concert held on Saturday 17 April 2021.
Top Performing Arts Schools in Calgary, Canada Photo Top Performing Arts Schools in Calgary, Canada
by BWW Special on April 08, 2021 in Calgary

BroadwayWorld rounds up the top performing arts schools in Calgary.
VIDEOS: Get Ready For Ali Stroker on THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Sunday Photo VIDEOS: Get Ready For Ali Stroker on THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Sunday
by Team BWW on April 08, 2021 in Calgary

Ali Stroker is stopping by the Seth Rudetsky Concert Series this weekend! We're looking back at past performances before her show on Sunday!
VIDEOS: Get Ready For Lena Hall's Latest OBSESSED Concert - Friday at 7pm! Photo VIDEOS: Get Ready For Lena Hall's Latest OBSESSED Concert - Friday at 7pm!
by Team BWW on April 08, 2021 in Calgary

Lena Hall's popular Obsessed series is back on April 9 at 7pm EST celebrating the band Heart - live for one night only in a special streaming concert! Songs include Barracuda, Alone, What About Love, Magic Man, Heartless, Even It Up, and more.
Get The Theatre Shop's Top April Sellers Before They're Sold Out! Photo Get The Theatre Shop's Top Sellers Before They're Sold Out!
by Team BWW on April 08, 2021 in Calgary

We're always adding new designs to the BroadwayWorld Theatre Shop! Check out the top sellers from the past month, and browse are now looks! Also don't miss our collaborations with Broadway stars Patti Murin, Courtney Reed, Adrienne Walker, and Tony Winner Alice Ripley!
Calgary Philharmonic's Ad Astra Capital Campaign Builds Momentum With New Donati Photo Calgary Philharmonic's Ad Astra Capital Campaign Builds Momentum With New Donations
by BWW News Desk on March 31, 2021 in Calgary

The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra's capital campaign continues to build momentum with almost $1 million in contributions since October 2020. This includes the endowment of the Resident Conductor position and a substantial grant from the Department of Canadian Heritage.
VIDEO: BEETLEJUICE's Dana Steingold Invites You to Join Her Masterclass! Photo VIDEO: BEETLEJUICE's Dana Steingold Invites You to Join Her Masterclass!
by BWW News Desk on March 30, 2021 in Calgary

Everyone's favorite girl scout, Dana Steingold, is teaching a masterclass on April 18 at 12pm ET! Watch below as she shares what to expect in the class and teases all the fun topics you can discuss during the Q&A!
StoryBook Theatre Presents THE PAPERBAG PRINCESS Photo StoryBook Theatre Presents THE PAPERBAG PRINCESS
by BWW News Desk on March 22, 2021 in Calgary

After it's last popular StoryBook Theatre run back in 2016, the company will bring The Paperbag Princess and the story's many important and relevant themes of self-identity, gender roles and resilience, to the screen from April 9 - 25, 2021. 
Alberta Theatre Projects Presents Seven New Plays Photo Alberta Theatre Projects Presents Seven New Plays
by Vicki Trask on March 16, 2021 in Calgary

Alberta Theatre Projects is thrilled to announce Playwrights Projects 2021, a series of seven online workshop readings of new Canadian plays by members of the Alberta Theatre Projects Playwrights Unit. These virtual readings will take place Friday evenings from April 16 to May 28 and offer a unique opportunity to see the process of creating a new play.
Calgary Philharmonic's New City Spaces Concerts Feature Virtual Solo And Duet Pe Photo Calgary Philharmonic's New City Spaces Concerts Feature Virtual Solo And Duet Performances At Local Landmarks
by BWW News Desk on March 10, 2021 in Calgary

While the Jack Singer Concert Hall has been closed in recent weeks, Calgary Philharmonic musicians have been recording solos and duets at some of the city's iconic downtown buildings for three special City Spaces concerts starting Saturday, March 20.
Downstage Presents TALES FROM THE STUDENT MIND Photo Downstage Presents TALES FROM THE STUDENT MIND
by BWW News Desk on March 09, 2021 in Calgary

Tales From the Student Mind is the latest creative offering at Downstage, where five students will create micro-plays for the company’s social media, YouTube and website platforms, which will be available for viewing from March 22 - March 27th in celebration of World Theatre Day.
Summer Drama Day Camps Announced at Pumphouse Theatre Photo Summer Drama Day Camps Announced at Pumphouse Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 06, 2021 in Calgary

Pumphouse Theatre Summer 2021 Drama Camps registration is now open as of March 1st, 2021.
Theatre Calgary Highlights LGBTQ2S+ Writers in New Works Festival Photo Theatre Calgary Highlights LGBTQ2S+ Writers in New Works Festival
by Vicki Trask on February 22, 2021 in Calgary

Theatre Calgary is dedicated to nurturing new works, new voices, and new stories, and providing a platform for them to be seen, heard, and discovered. Today,  we are thrilled to announce  our new Page to Stage New Works Festival that will launch March 20-21. This opportunity could be an additional reading, a more focused workshop, an exploratory workshop, or an actual production.
Alberta Theatre Projects Appoints Local Artist as Interim Director Photo Alberta Theatre Projects Appoints Local Artist as Interim Director
by Vicki Trask on February 22, 2021 in Calgary

Alberta Theatre Projects is thrilled to announce the appointment of Haysam Kadri as Interim Artistic Director. As a long-time friend and collaborator with Alberta Theatre Projects, Kadri is stepping into this role to support the company during this transitional period. Kadri joins Interim Executive Director Kyle Russell, formerly the General Manager of Alberta Theatre Projects.
Auditions Announced For SUPERHEROES at SideNote Theatre Photo Auditions Announced For SUPERHEROES at SideNote Theatre
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2021 in Calgary

SideNote Theatre's Spring/Summer round of auditions is officially open for submissions! Superheroes is a collectively created physical theatre show that takes place in an alternate reality where youth with super powers are trained to completely accept the privilege of their gifts, and then to use their powers in the service of good.
Trevor Noah to Play Scotiabank Saddledome This Summer Photo Trevor Noah to Play Scotiabank Saddledome This Summer
by BWW News Desk on February 15, 2021 in Calgary

Expect his famed sharp wit and intelligent commentary interlaced with his unmistakable charm. Covering a range of topics from politics to race and his childhood in South Africa, you can be sure he'll touch on any breaking news to ensure every single show is a bit different from the last.
BWW Exclusive: What Is the Best Broadway Love Song Ever? 1200+ Stars Decide! Photo Exclusive: What Is the Best Broadway Love Song Ever? 1200+ Stars Decide!
by BWW Special on February 14, 2021 in Calgary

Valentine's Day is here and love is in the air! On this most romantic day of the year, we can't help but wonder... what is the greatest love song the Broadway stage has ever seen? Which Broadway composer wrote the most swoon-worthy melody? Which Broadway lyricist wrote rhymes that make our hearts melt? BroadwayWorld continues our great tradition of answering these questions- and this year we have more answers than ever!
Theatre Calgary Holds Auditions For Page To Stage Festival Photo Theatre Calgary Holds Auditions For Page To Stage Festival
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2021 in Calgary

Theatre Calgary has announced auditions for its upcoming Page To Stage Festival. Artists of all ethnicities, genders, abilities, especially members of the LGBTQ2S+ community, are encouraged to submit.
Introducing BroadwayWorld+ and BroadwayWorld+ Pro! Photo Introducing BroadwayWorld+ and BroadwayWorld+ Pro!
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2021 in Calgary

There are now more ways than ever to enjoy the Broadway content you love, the way you want it! BroadwayWorld is excited to announce the launch of not one, but two new ways to stay up to date on all things theatre- BroadwayWorld+ and BroadwayWorld+ Pro.
 Jupiter Theatre is Seeking New Collaborators Photo Jupiter Theatre is Seeking New Collaborators
by BWW News Desk on January 31, 2021 in Calgary

Jupiter Theatre is always looking to grow and to make new connections. They are currently seeking new collaborations with designers, stage management, and technical theatre practitioners for 2021 and beyond.
Over 20,000 People Tuned in For Theatre Calgary's A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Over 20,000 People Tuned in For Theatre Calgary's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk on January 19, 2021 in Calgary

Theatre Calgary has announced that, from December 11th to 31st, more than an estimated 20,000 people viewed A Christmas Carol on their computers, televisions or handheld devices. 
Alberta Theatre Projects Announces Play Dates - Online PD Day Camps Photo Alberta Theatre Projects Announces Play Dates - Online PD Day Camps
by BWW News Desk on January 18, 2021 in Calgary

Alberta Theatre Projects has introduced Alberta Theatre Projects Play Dates, a series of online digital day camps!