The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary presents this year's Japan Film Festival | Photo: Courtesy General of Japan in Calgary

Japan Film Festival

The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary and the Japan Foundation are pleased to present this festival aimed at promoting Japanese film and culture to the public.

Much Ado About Nothing at Edmonton’s Rutherford House | Photo: Courtesy of Thou Art Here Theatre

Much Ado About Nothing

See Thou Art Here Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of Shakespeare’s iconic household comedy, reimagined as a site-specific performance at Lougheed House.

Join The Coming Out Monologues YYC for Passionate Kisses: An Evening of Story and Song | Photo: Laura Kelly, courtesy of Loft 112

Calgary Pride Festival

It’s your year to join—that’s the thought behind this year’s Calgary Pride Festival. With the aim of spurring diversity, Calgary Pride is throwing open its arms and welcoming all.

Giant monster movie screenings continue this week with Big Man Japan | Photo: Calgary Underground Film Festival

Free This Week

Back off Mother Nature! Don’t you know summer isn’t over yet? It’s another week and there’s still tons of free events to check out. Here’s what we’re heading to this week.

Hushabye explores the foibles of impending parenthood | Photo: Courtesy of Sizzle and Spark


Sizzle and Spark Fandango have the perfect life—a big house, beautiful yard and a white picket fence. But not the 2.5 children, so they strike a nefarious deal to have it all.

Theatre of Consequence’s Brilliant Traces | Photo: Lauren Hamm Photography

Brilliant Traces

Hot on the heels of its successful inaugural production earlier this summer, Theatre of Consequence is back with Brilliant Traces by Cindy Lou Johnson.

Hoodlum Theatre’s DNA featuring Taylor Sisson, Robert Morrison, Miku Beer, Michael Rolfe, Maxean Brigley, Sarah Ord, Malik Elassal, Walker Nickel, John Tasker and Andrew Burniston | Photo: Christian Goutsis


When a group of teenagers does something really bad, they panic and cover the whole thing up, uniting them and bringing harmony to their once fractious lives.

Team Philippines dazzles during last year’s GlobalFest | Photo: Timothy Huynh, J&J Lawrence Photography


It’s time for Calgary’s most explosive festival! GlobalFest will once again be lighting up the skies and celebrating our city’s cultural communities, August 18 to 27, 2016.