GRAVITY II – We are accepting submissions for GRAVITY II: A CABARET of ART and POLITICS, Location to me announced. Edmonton and area artists, of all performance disciplines, ethnicities, genders and identities are invited to submit proposals to contribute original works. Deadline to submit February 24th. FIND OUT MORE HERE.
MASTER CLASS WITH COMPLICITE – Theatre Yes is is thrilled to announce that it is co-hosting a workshop with world renowed theatre practitioners Complicite April 28-30, 2017 as part of Theatre Alberta’s Rocky Mountain Series collaboration with the Banff Centre. MORE
Nov 24th – Dec 4th Theatre Yes presented ANXIETY pan-Canadian collaboration between seven small-scale, experimental theatre companies to create a found-space, immersive production, which explored the nature of our angst in the digital world. Theatre Yes approached six small-scale theatres, from across the country representing a variety of regions and artistic practices to participate. Each collaborating partner contributed a 10-minute, immersive performance-installation piece that examines anxiety, its mechanisms and how it shapes our lives. Thanks and ever thanks to our artistic collaborators Northern Light Theatre from (Edmonton), Theatre Skam (Victoria) and Outside the March (Toronto), LoHiFi Production (Halifax) and Curtain Razors (Regina) add Théâtre à corps perdus (Montreal). Heartfelt thanks to the EVERYONE who donated to our GO FUND ME campaign, billeted and drove artists, drove and arranged buses, worked front of house, and the oh-so-many people who lent us things and went above and beyond to make it happen.
ANXIETY IN THE MEDIA
EDMONTON JOURNAL PREVIEW • EDMONTON JOURNAL REVIEW • GIG CITY REVIEW • VUE WEEKLY COVER STORY • VUE WEEKLY REVIEW • WHAT-IT-IS PODCAST • EDMONTON ARTS COUNCIL BLOG REVIEW • AFTER THE HOUSE LIGHTS BLOG PREVIEW
ANXIETY in Pictures
We seized the extraordinary opportunity of having small-scale companies from across the country in one place to host discussions, which explored the unique roles small-scale companies play in Canadian Theatre, which concluded with a public panel discussion held at the Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, Alberta, facilitated by the National Arts Centre: PARTICLE COLLISIONS: THE SMALL SCALE THEATRE EXPERIMENT