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Calgary theatre

A Chitenge Story weaves a tale of gentle revenge

A review of A Chitenge Story, a solo show by Calgary actor and playwright Makambe K. Simamba.

Jan Derbyshire is certifiably funny

A review of Certified, the new solo show by Jan Derbyshire.

‘When we talk about our emotions, it’s always one feeling at a time.’

Playwright, standup comic and actor Jan Derbyshire talks about Certified, her new solo performance coming to Calgary March 15.

Carving a Troutish vision out of Lewis Carroll’s Jabberwocky

The Old Trout Puppet Workshop are back in Calgary with two shows in February, Twelfth Night and Jabberwocky. The Trouts talk about their unique Trout-ish vision of life.

Cariboo Magi still hits all the right notes

Rosebud Theatre's holiday production of Cariboo Magi is just as smart and funny now as it was when it first played Rosebud in 2002.

On the road with Cariboo Magi

Rosebud Theatre presents Cariboo Magi November 10 - December 23 by Stephen Hunt The original commission, when it came, from a theatre in San Diego was just quirky enough to make Lucia Frangione smile. "Lambs Players in San Diego... Continue Reading →

Dancing Difference reimagines the body – and the mobility tool

A preview of Dancing Difference, part of the 2017 Fluid Festival, which features a trio of dance pieces and a documentary film exploring the idea of disability.

When the truth starts to hurt, The Christians truly takes flight

The Christians at Rosebud Theatre through Oct 23 Four stars At first blush, there's something a little audacious about the storytelling in The Christians, Lucas Hnath's moving drama about the fallout that occurs when a celebrity pastor blurts out an... Continue Reading →

Pattengale leads excellent cast in The Christians

The Christians At Rosebud Theatre Opening Sept 22 through October 28 by Stephen Hunt If the best actors are the most honest ones, then Rosebud is one lucky theatre company, because they have a whole slew of them. Exhibit... Continue Reading →

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