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Theatre Six Pack

Six Theatre companies offer one specific play from each of their seasons, to give you a taste of what Edmonton has to offer.

Multiple Dates

Accordion Extravaganza

Get ready for a Friday night of high energy songand dance, follow that up with some Saturday morning workshops, and enjoy a free afternoon of open stage. Finally, come to a hearty dinner Saturday night and stay for the following…

Sep 14 - 7:30PM

Trio Solisti

Trio Solisti is the founding ensemble of Telluride Musicfest, an annual summer chamber music festival in Telluride, Colorado.

Sep 20 - 8:00PM

LUCA NOSTRO QUINTET

Luca Nostro is a guitar player and composer from Rome who is very active both in jazz and contemporary classical music. He will be backed by four outstanding musicians from Montreal.

Sep 21 - 8:00PM

BENNY SHARONI QUARTET

Benny Sharoni wowed Yardbird Suite patrons with his energetic mainstream jazz style when he appeared here for the first time in the fall of 2017. He returns with his long-time drummer, Steve Langone, as well as one of Canada’s…

Sep 21 - 8:00PM

Ghostboy

This Calgary-based band skillfully combines the traditional Roots music you love with a bit of Bluegrass, some Celtic and a dash of rock and pop.

Sep 22 - 7:30PM

Season Recital 1 - Katherine Chi & Guests

A soloist of musical and technical distinction, Katherine Chi is noted for the breadth of her repertoire.

Sep 27 - 7:30PM

Dave Gunning & Small Glories

Double Bill of Strong Folk from Nova Scotia and Manitoba

Sep 27 - 8:00PM

LARRY FULLER TRIO

From bop, to stride, to swing, to blues, Fuller's performance at the Yardbird Suite is not to be missed!

Sep 28 - 7:30PM

Don Berner Big Band Performs the Music of Duke Ellington

Come celebrate the music of the most prolific jazz composer of the 20th century! 120 years after the Duke's birth, the DBBB performs the Duke's arrangements, some compositions from his most prominent musicians, as well as modern…

Sep 28 - 8:00PM

SAM KIRMAYER TRIO featuring BEN PATERSON

Guitarist and composer Sam Kirmayer is touring in support of his sophomore album “High and Low” on Cellar Live.

Multiple Dates

Silent Sky

The true story of 19th-century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, explores a woman’s place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries.

Oct 04 - 7:30PM

Locarno

Groove heavy mix of Mexican Folk, Cuban Son and Latin Soul.

Oct 04 - 8:00PM

MIKE LEDONNE & THE GROOVER QUARTET

Recording prolifically for Savant, the all-star Groover Quartet has earned renown as one of the most exciting organ combos on the scene.

Oct 05 - 7:30PM

Rémi Boucher

Canadian Rémi Boucher is renowned for his innovative technique and for brilliant performances of the repertoire’s most difficult works.

Oct 05 - 8:00PM

Michael Jerome Browne

Michael Jerome Browne is a multi-instrumentalist, a songwriter, and a living encyclopedia of American Roots music. Gospel, Blues, Old-Time, Country, Soul and Cajun, expect to hear it all.

Oct 05 - 8:00PM

WAYNE HORVITZ TRIO

Composer and pianist Wayne Horvitz continues touring in support of his new CD “The Snowghost Sessions” on Songlines Records. Horvitz may be best known for his work with John Zorn, Reggie Watts, Bill Frisell, Butch Morris,…

Oct 17 - 7:30PM

Collectif9

Known for energized, innovative arrangements of classical repertoire, collectif9 employs lights, staging, and amplification more commonly seen at rock acts, and heralds a new age in genre-bending classical performance.

Oct 18 - 7:30PM

Leaf Rapids

Cinematic Folk with a wisp of theremin

Oct 19 - 8:00PM

Anton Schwartz Quartet

Jazz's greatest improvisers create music that carries an emotional wallop. It's a lesson that tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz learned well. He has earned a name for his big tone and his smart and soulful compositions and improvisations.

Oct 19 - 8:00PM

Gurf Morlix

Morlix’s shows are confessional; taking an unflinching look at mortality & finding a sliver of light through the blues. This producer and ace-sideman is as stunning performer as he is songwriter.

Oct 25 - 7:30PM

Celeigh Cardinal

Spirited Soul-Folk Songstress from Edmonton

Oct 27 - 7:30PM

Season Recital 2 - Zemlinksy Quartet

The Zemlinsky Quartet is a much lauded example of the revered Czech string quartet tradition.

Multiple Dates

The Ballad of Peachtree Rose

From one of Canada’s best emerging writers comes a thriller that forces audiences to ask: “What is Justice?

Nov 01 - 7:30PM

Duo Melis, Guitars

Since their debut as Duo Melis in 1999, Spanish guitarist Susana Prieto and Greek guitarist Alexis Muzurakis have been increasingly recognized as one of the top guitar duos performing today.

Nov 02 - 8:00PM

David Francey

David Francey is known as one of Canada’s finest tunesmiths and a champion of the Everyman, admired for his less-is-more approach to writing.

Nov 09 - 7:30PM

Constantinople

Founded in Montreal in 1998 by its artistic director Kiya Tabassian, Constantinople presents creative and interpretive programs inspired by the musical traditions of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, as well as those of the Mediterranean…

Nov 10 - 7:30PM

Music Among Friends: In Remembrance

Admission is by donation at the door.

Nov 15 - 7:30PM

Russell deCarle

Southern Soul with deep Country roots.

Nov 22 - 7:30PM

Le Vent du Nord

Leading force in Quebec's progressive Francophone Folk.

Nov 23 - 8:00PM

Lynne Hanson & Joe Nolan

Lynne Hanson is known for her hard-living style of music, mixing gritty ballads with driving roots-tinged guitar. Joe Nolan’s unwavering strength as a lyricist, and his wounded-heart delivery remind us of our humanity.

Dec 01 - 3:00PM

Music for a Festive Season

The Alberta Baroque Music Society presents Music for a Festive Season, featuring the Scona Chamber Singers, directed by John Brough.

Multiple Dates

Altar Boyz

Altar Boyz is a foot-stomping, rafter-raising, musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national “Raise the Praise” tour.

Dec 21 - 7:30PM

A Perfectly Frank Christmas

Celebrate the Holidays with the perfectly timed show that has become a Christmas tradition in Edmonton!

Jan 17 - 7:30PM

T. Buckley

Alberta Roots with timeless, flowing melodies

Jan 18 - 8:00PM

John Gorka

John Gorka is a world-renowned singer-songwriter whose songs are multifaceted, full of depth, beauty and emotion

Jan 31 - 7:30PM

Amy Helm

Deep, soulful folk-rock.

Multiple Dates

1984

Based on the iconic novel by George Orwell, 1984 brings us the story of Winston Smith, a cog in the giant machine state of Oceania.

Feb 07 - 7:30PM

Misael Barraza Diaz

At home in both the classical and flamenco worlds, Misael Barraza Diaz is one of the most outstanding young Mexican guitarists.

Feb 21 - 7:30PM

Jayme Stone

Finding new paths for the five string bango.

Feb 22 - 8:00PM

JP Cormier

A storyteller? A songwriter? An incredible multi-instrumentalist? The answer is simple, JP Cormier is undoubtedly - an entertainer.

Mar 06 - 7:30PM

Coco Love Alcorn

Soulful and Compelling with a dose of Gospel.

Mar 07 - 8:00PM

Martyn Joseph

For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a huge far-reaching sound that is energetic, compelling and passionate. He is gifted with the rare ability to speak to the soul with his expressive and poignant lyrics.

Mar 20 - 7:30PM

The Paperboys

Blending Celtic folk with bluegrass and world flavours.

Mar 21 - 7:30PM

The Roaring '20s: A Century of Music from 1920-2020

Join the Don Berner Big Band as they look back over a century of recorded music and we enter an all new “roaring '20's”!

Mar 21 - 8:00PM

Braden Gates & Over The Moon

Braden Gate's wit, charm, and ultimately incredible songs win the hearts of his audience & Over the Moon are known for their stellar harmonies, wide array of acoustic instruments, solid song-writing, and highly-engaging stage…

Mar 27 - 7:30PM

Jon Brooks

Quintessential Modern Folk Singer.

Mar 28 - 7:30PM

Dénes Várjon

Pianist Dénes Várjon’s sensational technique, deep musicality, and wide range of interests have made him one of the most exciting and highly regarded participants in international musical life.

Mar 28 - 7:30PM

Raphaël Feuillâtre

Described as a musician of poetic sensitivity, extraordinary young French guitarist Raphaël Feuillâtre is the 2018 first prize winner of the Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artist Competition

Multiple Dates

5 @ 50

Five@Fifty is a raw and darkly comedic portrayal of turning fifty in contemporary society, and of the friendships we can't live without.

Apr 04 - 8:00PM

Pharis & Jason Romero

Singing vibrant duets, writing deadly songs, playing handmade banjos and loving old acoustic guitars.

Apr 16 - 7:30PM

Amarcord

Amarcord is a German male classical a cappella vocal group based in Leipzig, founded in 1992 by five former members of the Thomanerchor.

May 03 - 2:00PM

Music Among Friends: Celebrating MacEwan Conservatory

Admission is by donation at the door.

Multiple Dates

From Cradle to Stage 2020

Walterdale Theatre welcomes local amateur playwrights to discover their dream script from its infancy to a staged realization. The Cradle to Stage program invites playwrights and theatre creators of any skill level to take part…

May 24 - 2:00PM

Emerging Artist Series - featuring Sonya Shin & Sarah Ho

Admission is by donation at the door.

Jun 06 - 7:30PM

The Music of the Super Heroes!

Whether you're a fan of Big Band, live music, pop culture, movies, or Super-Heroes this performance is not to be missed! If you enjoy the spectacular scoring from the 1967 Spider-Man cartoon, or the amazing themes from the Pixar…

Multiple Dates

Merrily We Roll Along

Merrily We Roll Along is Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's audacious musical about three lifelong friends who fall apart and come together trying to make their dreams come true.