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Intersect

Two new dynamic pieces come together in our second performance of the season. Former Les Ballet Jazz de Montreal soloist Brett Taylor presents Gate 3, his energetic narrative of human movement and the emotional intersections…

Feb 23 - 7:30PM

Lion Bear Fox

One part folk, one part rock, a pinch of gospel and a dash of growl, they create gripping, dynamic songs. The Nanaimo Daily News calls the trio “a musical force of nature" to be reckoned with: three huge voices joined in mighty…

Feb 23 - 8:00PM

Charles Tolliver Music Inc.

With a career that has spanned five decades, it has been more than forty years since Tolliver last performed in Edmonton. He began his professional and recording careers simultaneously with saxophone giant Jackie McLean on Blue…

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Kolabo

SOLD OUT- Kita No Taiko, one of North America’s oldest Japanese drumming groups and Firefly Theatre and Circus, Edmonton’s award-winning contemporary circus company, will perform together for two shows only.

Feb 24 - 7:00PM

These Are Our Songs

These are our Songs pairs arrangements of traditional folk songs and folk-inspired material with original songs by Canadian singer-songwriters of today and of past generations.

Feb 24 - 8:00PM

Sharon Minemoto Quartet

Since the age of sixteen, Sharon Minemoto has been performing for audiences around the world. She is the leader of a trio, a quartet and a quintet. Her trio and quintet have each released one CD as well as recording several shows…

Feb 24 - 8:00PM

Leeroy Stagger

The Northern Lights Folk Club presents Leeroy Stagger on February 24, 2018.

Feb 25 - 3:00PM

Canadian Connections VI

This virtuoso work for recorder quartet and 20 part choir will be the highlight of the program. Our guest is Flûte Alors!, the only professional recorder quartet in Canada.

Feb 25 - 7:30PM

ERS Main Series 4: Annual Tanya Prochazka Tribute Recital

The Edmonton Recital Society presents the annual Tanya Prochazka Tribute Recital on Sunday February 25, 2018 at 7:30pm at Muttart Hall, 10050 MacDonald Drive.

Feb 28 - 6:30PM

iSoundtrack

Relive the drama and excitement of your favourite movies through a live music event featuring the blockbuster soundtracks of Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Harry Potter, and more.

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Toronto Dance Theatre | House Mix

Christopher House's dances celebrate the new and are always about the adventure of discovery. The dancers of TDT join him in this adventure of the new whole heartedly.

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La Traviata

Mercury Opera’s interpretation of La Traviata is a Paris boutique-sized 1920's rendering of the human story that unfolds in a hedonistic world where both the rich and the wretched have their fun.

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The Romeo Initiative by Trina Davies

Based on a real program in which West German secretaries were targeted and psychologically profiled to determine their 'perfect man,' an East German spy is sent to develop a long-term relationship with the target; The Romeo Initiative…

Mar 02 - 7:00PM

DuffleBag Theatre: Cinderella

Since 1992, The "Nearly World-Famous" DuffleBag Theatre has traveled the globe with their original adaptations of fairy tales and classic stories.

Mar 02 - 7:30PM

Red Priest

Edmonton Chamber Music Society presents Red Priest at Robertson Wesley United Church, 10209 133 St on March 2, 2018.

Mar 02 - 8:00PM

Peripheral Vision

Peripheral Vision is one of the most exciting and innovative jazz quartets to have recently appeared on the international jazz scene. Based in Toronto, the creative leaders of the group are long time musical collaborators, guitarist…

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Stories

Guest artist Allison Girvan (Nelson, BC) joins Kokopelli, Òran, Kikimasu, and Shumayela as they present musical stories from around the world.

Mar 03 - 7:30PM

A Capella Ensemble and Jazz Combo

Come listen to our A Cappella ensemble as they explore beautiful vocal harmonies and then marvel at the Jazz Combo as they stretch out as improvisers. The 2017/2018 Music Season is an opportunity to experience the imagination…

Mar 03 - 8:00PM

Very-Real Housewives of 1867 (And Beyond)

The Very-Real Housewives of 1867 (and Beyond) is a hearty and oft-hilarious show featuring stand-up comedian Barbara North standing alongside a sparkling array of guest storytellers and speakers, all sharing the true, untold…

Mar 03 - 8:00PM

Uri Gurvich Quartet

Following his two critically acclaimed releases for Tzadik Records, Israeli-born, New York-based saxophonist/composer Uri Gurvich, who’s been described as “a major new voice in jazz” (All Music Guide), celebrates the release…

Mar 04 - 3:00PM

Concertos For Oboe and Trumpet

The concert features Lidia Khaner, principal oboe of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, oboist Kara Loewer who is the most recent recipient of the Alberta Baroque Ensemble Scholarship and Robin Doyon, principal trumpet of the Edmonton…

Mar 08 - 8:00PM

Donny McCaslin Group

Known for his stand out involvement in groups such as Steps Ahead, the Mingus Band and the Maria Schneider Orchestra, Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist Donny McCaslin made music headlines most recently when he and his group were…

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The Dada Play by Meiko Ouchi

The Birth and Death of the Dadaist movement as told by the people who were there

Mar 09 - 7:30PM

Big Little Lions

Big Little Lions is the ferocious song-writing duo of Helen Austin and Paul Otten. Both successful singer/songwriters in their own right, they met at a song-writing conference and then a couple of years later started the band…

Mar 09 - 8:00PM

Sandro Dominelli CD Release Concert

Sandro Dominelli is one of Canada's most creative, talented and tasteful drummers. Through his continuing success as a much sought-after composer, bandleader, and producer, he has proven to be an established luminary on the Canadian…

Mar 10 - 8:00PM

Chet Doxas Quintet

Since taking the vital step to relocate from Montreal to New York City three years ago, saxophonist/composer Chet Doxas has hit the ground running. Whether it be with Carla Bley, Dave Douglas or musicians such as Kid Koala and…

Mar 10 - 8:00PM

Lonesome Ace Stringband

The Northern Lights Folk Club presents Lonesome Ace Stringband on March 10, 2018.

Mar 11 - 2:00PM

Solo Seal Examinations

The Academy's Solo Seal Award is a true test of a dancer's abilities, and is the highest Vocational Graded examination, focusing on solo performance.

Mar 11 - 3:00PM

Music for Chorus & Harp

Edmonton Metropolitian Chorus presents "Music for Chorus & Harp" at the First Presbyterian Church (10025 105 St) on March 11, 2018. More information coming soon!

Mar 11 - 3:00PM

Hollywood & Broadway Brass

This program will include a variety of music from film scores and some of your favourite Broadway musicals.

Mar 16 - 7:30PM

Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar

Bubbling up from the cauldron of roots Americana music, five-time Maple Blues Award Nominee Samantha Martin is an artist of extraordinary power, gravitas and deep-seated emotion.

Mar 16 - 8:00PM

Fabio Zanon, Guitar

Among the elite of the world’s classical guitarists, Brazilian master Fabio Zanon is also a noted conductor, chamber musician, author and broadcaster. “Zanon is a fine guitarist; but above all he is a profound musician.”…

Mar 16 - 8:00PM

Ineke Vandoorn + Marc Van Vugt Duo

Dutch Grammy winners jazz singer Ineke Vandoorn and guitarist Marc van Vugt return to Canada in the sring of 2018 and will be making their Yardbird Suite debut!

Mar 17 - 3:00PM

Missoula Chidren's Theatre: Beauty Lou and the Country Beast

Back by popular demand! Local K – 12 students audition and rehearse to perform with the world’s largest touring children’s theatre.

Mar 17 - 8:00PM

Nels Cline & Scott Amendola are Stretch Woven

The Year was 1994. The Place: The Alligator Lounge in Santa Monica, California. A connection was made, one that has endured, expanded, and enveloped nearly two-and-a-half decades.

Mar 18 - 7:30PM

ERS Main Series 5: Music Among Friends

The Edmonton Recital Society presents Music Among Friends on Sunday, March 18 at 7:30pm at Muttart Hall, 10050 MacDonald Drive.

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City of Angels

MacEwan University Theatre presents City of Angels, March 21 to 31, 2018

Mar 24 - 8:00PM

Roy Forbes

The Northern Lights Folk Club presents Roy Forbes on March 24, 2018.

Mar 30 - 7:30PM

Good Friday at the Winspear

Counted among the top ten sacred masterworks, Ein Deutsches Requiem will enshroud you with a breadth of emotions.

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Blue Stockings

A moving and eye opening play about four young women fighting for their right to receive an education during the era of women’s suffrage.

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Stage Struck! 2018

The Edmonton Region of the Alberta Drama Festival Association (ADFA) proudly presents its Stage Struck! One Act Play Festival on April 6-7, 2018. The 2018 festival will feature six plays, including five original works by local…

Apr 06 - 9:30PM

Over the Edge With 4 Play

Join us for our wacky, crazy, over the top fundraising event – Over the Edge With 4 Play. Some of Edmonton’s most incredible theatre artist gather to participate in the craziest fundraiser in town!

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Showcase Band Concert

The Showcase Bands are among MacEwan Music’s high profile ensembles. Consisting of vocalists, horns and a rhythm section, these dynamic groups will present a broad spectrum of contemporary popular music drawing from the repertoires…

Apr 07 - 8:00PM

Young Novelists & Andrew Collins Trio

The Northern Lights Folk Club presents Young Novelists and Andrew Collins Trio on April 7, 2018.

Apr 08 - 2:00PM

Percussion Ensemble

The beat goes on! This dynamic group features a virtual cornucopia of musical instruments that are struck or scraped. Often referred to as the “backbone” or “heartbeat” of an ensemble, these pivotal instruments are brought…

Apr 09 - 7:30PM

Big Band Concert

The 2017/2018 Music Season is an opportunity to experience the imagination and energy of some of Edmonton’s top emerging music professionals and artists.

Apr 14 - 7:30PM

The Carolines

The Carolines are led by three Alberta singers, whose repertoire leaves no doubt about their love of Old-Time Classic-Country music. Their humour is infectious, and when they commence to singing, you’ll be tapping your toes…

Apr 15 - 3:00PM

Bach - Handel

The Alberta Baroque Music Society presents Bach - Handel

Apr 15 - 7:30PM

Free

Featuring arrangements of African-American spirituals, and music from or inspired by those living under oppression.

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Infinity by Hannah Moscovitch

How does a new Theory of Time change everything we know about ourselves?

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Ignite

Our final production of the season honours the return of spring – we celebrate that spirit with stories that reflect emergence and change. Citie Ballet artistic director Jorden Morris presents a new work accompanied by two…

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Company

From musical theatre's most renowned composer, Company is largely regarded as a trailblazer of the dark-comedy, modern-musical genre and the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best…

Apr 23 - 7:30PM

The Tallis Scholars

Edmonton Chamber Music Society presents The Tallis Scholars at Robertson Wesley United Church, 10209 133 St on April 23, 2018.

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Footloose

One of the most explosive dance musicals, Footloose bursts onto the live stage this April with the award winning Scona Theatre Co. When Ren and his mother move from Chicago to a small town Bomont he is confronted with rigorous…

Apr 27 - 7:30PM

Secret Garden Gala

On Friday, April 27th, the MacEwan Rotaract Club is hosting a Secret Garden Themed Fundraiser Gala to support ShelterBox Canada, a disaster relief organization.

Apr 28 - 8:00PM

Martyn Joseph

The Northern Lights Folk Club presents Martyn Joseph on April 28, 2018.

Apr 28 - 8:00PM

Fools Tongue CD Release

Featuring a six piece band with 2 percussionists, 4 vocalists, and a Chapman Stick player, this album is an epic undertaking that can only be fully appreciated during a live performance.

Apr 29 - 3:00PM

Missae V

Inspired by the Latin Mass, our annual series explores the multitudes of expression of faith through musical works.

Apr 29 - 3:00PM

Men Sing, doh!

Edmonton Metropolitian Chamber Choir presents "Men Sing, doh!" at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 84 Ave), April 29 at 3 pm. More information coming soon!

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Young Frankenstein

It's alive! The electrifying adaptation of Mel Brooks' monstrously funny film will leave you in stitches. From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, The Producers, comes this monster musical comedy. The comedy…

May 05 - 7:30PM

Last Night of the Proms

The band will salute that venerable British musical tradition, The Last Night of the Proms, with a variety of music from the classics and from the British Isles.

May 06 - 7:30PM

ERS Main Series 6: Robert Uchida and Peter Allen

The Edmonton Recital Society presents Robert Uchida, violin and Peter Allen, piano, on Sunday May 6, 2018 at 7:30pm at The Winspear Centre - The Studio, 9702 102 Ave.

May 12 - 7:00PM

Requiem

Featuring Durufle's Requiem

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From Cradle to Stage 2018

Join Walterdale for a night of new work written by local Edmonton playwrights.

May 27 - 3:00PM

Carmina Burana

Edmonton Metropolitian Chorus presents "Carmina Burana" at the First Presbyterian Church (10025 105 St) on May 27, 2018. More information coming soon!

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Usha Gupta Dance Entourage | Khoj

Usha Gupta is a local dance treasure! Her dances have intrigued audiences across Canada, in the United States and India. BWDC is so happy to present the premiere performances of KHOJ, her newest Kathak creation.

Jun 03 - 3:00PM

Saints, Legends, and Magic Songs

Our concert will feature an eclectic selection of a cappella music by British composers Joby Talbot and Benjamin Britten, and Latvians Eriks Ešenvalds and Ugis Praulinš.

Jun 23 - 7:30PM

i Coristi on Tour

i Coristi Chamber Choir presents "i Coristi on Tour" at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 84 Ave, on June 23, 2018. More information coming soon!

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Next to Normal

This 2010 Pulitzer Prize winner tackles mental illness, trauma, loss and the meaning of family.