Matthew MacKenzie’s newest play, Bust, runs at Theatre Network February 9 – 26.
Edmonton Opera’s Cinderellaruns at the Jubilee February 7 and 9.
Ayad Akhtar’s Disgracedis running at the Citadel Theatre until February 12.
From Edmonton, will travel
Kenneth T. Williams’ Café Daughter starring Tiffany Ayalik, will be playing at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa June 16 – 18. Once again, this will be a co-production between Workshop West Playwright’s Theatre and Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts.
Send in the Girls announced their newest show, With Glowing Hearts, will be debuting on March 10 at the Jasper Pride Festival (the whole festival runs March 9 – 12).
Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton’s latest newsletter is chock-full of good stuff, including brief notes on the coalition’s discussion of the state of coverage in the arts in Edmonton.
What’s on at the University of Alberta
Look at all these awesome events being put on by the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Arts.
By now you’ve likely heard about Walterdale Theatre’s decision to cancel their upcoming production of Othello, following threats in response to casting Othello as a caucasian. Here is some commentary on the casting decision I’ve been reading over the past week or so: