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Edmonton International Choral Festival

Pro Coro Canada is pleased to announce the Edmonton International Choral Festival, occurring June 1-4, 2017. We believe that this festival will bring together choral singers from across our country, garner recognition of Canada's…

May 28 - 2:30PM

Canada: From Far and Wide

Concordia Community Chorus presents Canada: From Far and Wide on May 28.

May 28 - 6:45PM

Edmonton Blues Hall of Fame Foundation
2017 Induction Ceremony and Celebration

The Edmonton Blues Hall of Fame Foundation is pleased to announce our 2017 Inductee Celebration and Ceremony Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the Blues on Whyte, 10329 Whyte Avenue. Featuring a performance by Harpdog Brown and the Travellin’…

May 28 - 8:00PM

Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh Duo

The Edmonton Jazz Society presents Peter Brotzmann/Heather Leigh Duo on May 28th. This is genuinely compelling music. It reveals the duo's uncanny intuition and ability to communicate with one another and an audience. It is also…

May 29 - 7:30PM

Die Nasty:
The Live Improvised Soap Opera

Die-Nasty The Live Improvised Soap Opera Returns for Season 26! Monday October 17, 2016! This years theme is "A Renaissance of Machiavellian Intrigue" In the Reborn Varscona Theatre! Venice, c. 1400. The Gabourgias and the Spinellis…

Jun 01 - 7:30PM

Pro Coro Canada Concert: Childhood Memories

Part of the Edmonton International Choral Festival. An exploration of childhood as experienced in diverse cultures around the world and here at home. Featured composers include Veljo Tormis and Ugis Praulinš alongside Canadians…

Jun 02 - 8:00PM

Ellen Doty
With special guest Eli Bennett

"...[I]t feels like an immediate, handmade, warm-hearted statement, one that uses the personal touch to reveal all sides of a performer who seems ready for her true Canadian coming out, with a voice that honeycoats every word…

Jun 02 - 8:00PM

Halifax Camerata Singers Concert:
The Voices of Our Past

The Edmonton International Choral Festival presents the Halifax Camerata Singers Concert: The Voices of Our Past on Friday June 2 at 8pm at All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 103 St NW.

Jun 03 - 8:00PM

Voces Nordicae: Earth Call

The Edmonton International Choral Festival presents Voces Nordicae: Earth Call on Saturday June 3 at 8pm at All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 103 St NW. Earth Call brings to light the United Nation’s global development…

Jun 04 - 2:30PM

Gala Concert: Edmonton International Choral Festival Choir

The Edmonton International Choral Festival presents its Gala Concert, featuring the Edmonton International Choral Festival Choir.

Jun 04 - 7:30PM

ERS Main Series 1: Music Among Friends
Rescheduled Date

The Edmonton Recital Society presents Music Among Friends (originally scheduled for September 18, 2016 but postponed due to illness) on June 4, 2017 at 7:30pm at Muttart Hall, 10050 MacDonald Drive.

Multiple Dates

Let There Be Height:
An Aerial Cabaret

Let There Be Height: An Aerial Cabaret is Firefly Theatre’s annual showcase and fundraiser. Now in its thirteenth year, this unique performance event features Edmonton’s professional and upcoming circus artists along with…

Multiple Dates

The 11 O'Clock Number

The 11 O’Clock Number! presents 90 minutes of improvised comedy entertainment that unveils scenes, songs, and production numbers completely off the cuff to create a brand new musical based on audience suggestions.

Jun 13 - 7:30PM

Coast to Coast to Coast

Conducted by University of Alberta choral-conducting graduates Sara Brooks and RJ Chambers, EdMetro Chamber Choir will be celebrating Canada’s Diversity through music from China, Philippines, Ukraine, and Syria; its Natural…

Multiple Dates

Don't Stop Believing:
40 & Fabulous

Don't miss out on a delightful evening of classic Broadway hits from Gershwin, Cole Porter, Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and more!

Multiple Dates

Rodgers and Hammerstein's
Carousel

Foote in the Door Productions is proud to present Carousel, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic and award winning musical adaptation of Ferenc Molnar’s play, Liliom. Voted best musical of the 20th century by Time Magazine,…

Jun 18 - 4:00PM

What the World Needs Now

Edmonton Vocal Minority’s Pride concert celebrates the power of love to bring people together in sweet harmony.

Jun 21 - 7:30PM

Krzysztof Jablonski, Piano

Polish-Canadian pianist Krzysztof Jablonski opens the Summer Solstice Music Festival with dazzling piano masterpieces.

Jun 22 - 8:00PM

Attacca Quartet
at the Yellowhead Brewery

Enjoy food and drinks while the Attacca Quartet displays its energy and versatility with a playlist that extends from Haydn to John Adams.

Multiple Dates

Fraser-Davis-Malaby

The Fraser/Davis/Malaby Trio is a group featuring compositions by Nick Fraser and improvisations by the group. The trio’s latest album, Too Many Continents, has been taken as proof by some that the group seem to be able to…

Multiple Dates

Phronesis

Scandinavian/British jazz trio Phronesis have the ability to excite, inspire and move people in a way that few bands are able to do. Formed in 2005 by Danish double-bass player Jasper Høiby, their charismatic live performances…

Jun 23 - 7:30PM

Attacca Quartet

Hear a more serious side of the Attacca Quartet in this program of masterworks by Mendelssohn and Beethoven, as well as a composition by Canadian composer Kelly-Marie Murphy.

Jun 23 - 10:30PM

Mario Rom's Interzone

Mario Rom‘s INTERZONE is one of the most promising trios in Europe‘s current jazz scene and has been receiving a great deal of attention from critics and media all over the world.

Multiple Dates

In My Place

Be prepared to be moved to great heights through this athletic and intense new show by the renowned Viva Dance Company!

Multiple Dates

David Restivo Trio

Looking to the future whilst firmly rooted in the traditions of the past, David Restivo’s new CD, The Waves, presents a cycle of songs that, while diverse in mood and intent, flow together to form a complete artistic statement.…

Multiple Dates

Myriad3

Myriad3 was an accident. Chris, Dan, and Ernesto had never played together until a few substitutions and a twist of fate put them on stage together for the first time in late 2010. Since then, the trio has been performing to…

Jun 24 - 10:30PM

LSD Trio

For LSD (Lindborg, Sjöstedt & Daniel), the trio feels like a three-headed beast when they play together. One organism, one unit and a diabolic swing. It is like every beat on the drums, every snap on the base and every tone…

Jun 25 - 4:00PM

Drea Lee Dance Company
Showcase 2017

DLDC Showcase 2017 is our year end show that features a variety of dance styles and choreography by Drea Lee, DLDC members, and guest performers from the Edmonton area.

Multiple Dates

Ingrid & Christine Jensen
With Ben Monder:
Infinitude

Over the past twenty years, sisters Ingrid and Christine Jensen have been shaping prolific careers in contemporary jazz, working with large and small ensembles, and composing for jazz orchestras around the globe.

Jun 25 - 7:30PM

Summer Passion

Featuring Robert Uchida, violin; Timothy Chooi, violin; Laurent Grillet-Kim, viola; Brian Yoon, cello; Patricia Tao, piano.

Multiple Dates

Kenny Barron

It’s no overstatement to call Kenny Barron one of the most prolific jazz pianists of all time. Barron has over 40 albums to his name and has collaborated on hundreds more. A master of performance and composition, Barron has…

Multiple Dates

Kurt Rosenwinkel Caipi Band

Since exploding onto the scene in the early 90s, Kurt Rosenwinkel has frequently been cited as one of the most influential and original jazz guitarists around. With his latest album Caipi, Rosenwinkel has been turning heads once…

Multiple Dates

The Tierney Sutton Band:
Sting Variations

For the last 20 years, Tierney Sutton and her band have been touring far and wide, bringing their rich sounds to places like the Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, and The Kennedy Center. Sutton and her band embody to true spirit…

Multiple Dates

Al Muirhead Quintet Ft.
Tommy Banks & PJ Perry

An all-star collaboration over 60 years in the making! JUNO-nominated trumpeter Al Muirhead joins forces with Canadian jazz legends Tommy Banks on piano and PJ Perry on saxophone.

Multiple Dates

Claudia Quintet

Over the course of its eight CDs, Claudia has cemented its reputation as one of the most innovative and adaptable units in modern jazz, so deftly attuned to one another that composer John Hollenbeck’s most dizzying compositional…

Multiple Dates

Igor Butman &
The Moscow Jazz Orchestra

“Russia’s Number One Jazz Personality,” Leningrad-born Igor Butman studied alto saxophone with Gennedy Golstain at the Mussorgsky School of Music in the 1970s. While it’s hard to imagine an atmosphere less sympathetic…

Jun 30 - 10:30PM

Jane Bunnett & Maqueque

Multiple Juno Award winner, Jane Bunnett has turned her bands and recordings into showcases for the finest musical talent from Canada, the U.S and Cuba. In recognition of her work, she has received The Order of Canada, The Queen’s…

Multiple Dates

Barbra Lica

Barbra Lica is a fast-rising star in the Canadian Jazz scene and has been receiving accolades for her unique vocal ability that stresses subtlety and grace.

Multiple Dates

Bassdrumbone

BassDrumBone is a trio that has wedded the uniquness of its instrumentation with the singular personality of its three members. A true collective, their music combines three distinct compositional and improvisational approaches…

Jul 01 - 10:30PM

Gypsophilia

Halifax-based Gypsophilia is a group of six performers playing original high-energy jazz that is by turns angular, sweet, nostalgic, modern and raucous.

Jul 02 - 2:00PM

Joel Gray
And the Dixieland All Stars

Joel Gray: Trumpet | Rollanda Lee: Vocals | Doug Innes: Clarinet/Tenor Sax | Dean Pierno: Drums | Remi Noel: Trombone | Josh McHan: Bass | Bobby Cairns: Guitar | Andrew Glover: Piano

Multiple Dates

Follies

Walterdale Theatre performs Follies from July 5 to 15