NEWS & EVENTS
THE NATIONAL ELEVATOR PROJECT
Catch a Sneak Peek At The Edmonton Fringe Festival
Jason Chinn’s I Love Your Hair And Other Conversations
August 22, 23, 24 7:30 - 8:30 PM
10368 - 82 Avenue (Right beside Starbucks)
Tickets: Pay what yo u will at the door
Sponsored By Workshop West Theatre
High drama you won’t want to miss!
The stage is set, all aboard for this series of short plays by hot Canadian playwrights to be performed in working elevators. Featuring plays by Catherine Banks, Rick Chafe, Jason Chinn, Kendra Fanconi, Brad Fraser, Greg McArthur, Ken Williams, and many more! What can happen in an elevator? Just about anything! Like riding with strangers, except even stranger.
Brought to you with the assistance of Eastern Front Theatre (NS), Artistic Fraud of Newfoundland (NL), Mulgrave Road Theatre (NS), Playwright’s Atlantic Resource Centre (NS), Magnetic North Theatre Festival (ON), Nightswimming Theatre (ON), Persephone Theatre (SK), L’Unithéâtre (AB), Ghost River Theatre (AB), Workshop West Theatre (AB), The Canadian Centre for Theatre Creation (AB), Shadow Theatre (AB), Rumble Theatre (BC).
CONGRATS TO THE STERLING 2013 NOMINEES!
A big shout out to all the 2013 Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Award nominees, including our own Brian Bast Outstanding Set Design (The List, Theatre Yes) and Melissa Thingelstad for Outstanding Performance by An Actress In A Leading Role (The Accident, Northern Light Theatre) & Outstanding Fringe Performance by an Actress (Fat Boy, Edmonton Actors Theatre). The 26th Annual Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards celebrating our community’s theatrical excellence will be presented at a fabulous Gala at The Mayfield Dinner Theatre Monday June 24, 2013. Tickets on sale Tuesday June 4th. Doors at 4:30 pm, dinner at 5:00 pm, show at 6:30 pm.
KUDOS TO AD HEATHER INGLIS
Congratulations to our very own Heather Inglis, Artistic Director of Theatre Yes, for her nomination in the category of ”Excellence in Artistic Direction” at the upcoming 26th Annual Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts, hosted by the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE). The performance and entertainment showcase taking place April 29, 2013 at the Winspear Centre will celebrate our city’s finest artistic talent and recognize their contributions to our community and the vibrant, burgeoning arts community. Hooray, Heather!