News/Events

Auditions: TELL US WHAT HAPPENED by Michelle Robb

Theatre Yes and Azimuth Theatre are accepting submissions from Edmonton-based actors for roles in the world premiere TELL US WHAT HAPPENED by Michelle Robb. For the past three years, 21-year old Charlie and her two roommates have been running a secret online girl group called “Tell Us What Happened”, which now has over 400 members.…

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It’s the spring of 1989, and there are whispers of a party. It’s in an apartment on the east side of town. If you know, you know. If you don’t know, well…now you do. But be sure to keep it to yourself. You never know who’s listening. Theatre Yes is excited to be partner with…

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Canadian Theatre Review features Theatre Yes’ ANXIETY

Heather Inglis, Artistic Director and Producer, was invited to contribute a feature article about Theatre Yes’s ANXIETY for the Canadian Theatre Review, Canada’s foremost Theatre Magazine and document. Check out the video created by EPIC photography: “Innovation and innovative thinking is the only path to sustainability in the theatre and, indeed, in our world. Small independent theatres…

GRAVITY 2018: A CABARET of ART and POLITICS

May 7, 2018 at the Westbury Theatre ATB Financial Arts Barns, 10330 84 Avenue 7:30pm Tickets by cash donation   GRAVITY is back for the third time: smashing fake news with artful truth Hosted by Kristi Hansen, this year’s GRAVITY the ad hoc, one-night-only cabaret of art that boldly addresses red-hot political issues of our times. Music,…

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Citadel Theatre Welcomes Theatre Yes as a Company in Residence

The Citadel Theatre and Theatre Yes are pleased to announce that Theatre Yes will begin a creative residency at the Citadel during the 2017-18 Season, creating a site-specific, immersive work to be performed in the Citadel’s complex as a co-presentation in the 2018-19 Season. Daryl Cloran, Artistic Director of the Citadel Theatre, says: “We are…

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Complicite Workshop April 28-30, 2017

Theatre Yes is is thrilled to be 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. Complicite internationally acclaimed as one of the most innovative and influential theatre companies of our time. Complicite celebrated for highly innovative and visually striking…

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Small Theatre Summit/Particle Collisions Review

On November 25th the collaborating artists who were part of ANXIETY met to discuss the state of  “small scale” theatre in Canada. This one-of-a-kind exchange was hosted by The Citadel Theatre and facilitated by Sarah Garton Stanley, Associate Artistic Director of the National Arts Centre. The conversation focused on the pivotal role that small-scale experimental…

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Imagined Acts: Staging Sex and Violence Review

Imagined Acts:  Staging Sex and Violence A reading with Erin Shields On November 17th from Noon – 1PM in the Lobby of the Timms Centre for the Arts at the University of Alberta, Anxiety contributor Erin Shields ( for Théâtre à corps perdus)  read from her work and spoke to an audience of 40 people.…

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