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Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest

Shake off the winter blahs with the best in blues and join Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest as it returns with a full week of concerts, dance parties, workshops, and so much more.

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SCPA 50th Anniversary Concert

Tip your hat and celebrate 50 years of excellence in performing arts and education at the University of Calgary’s School of Creative and Performing Arts. Don’t miss this special concert at the Jack Singer.

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Ghetto Gala

Featuring seven bands and many auction items, head to Distortion for Calgary Beer Core’s third annual Ghetto Gala in support of Music Heals. Don’t miss this genre diverse bill featuring local musicians.

Whimsical puppets tell an imaginative story

The Star Keeper

A star falls from the sky and an adventure begins. Follow Pretzel—a funny little worm with a funny little face—as he journeys through a magical world in this perfect example of universal theatre without words.

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Ultimate Country Legends

A toe-tappin’ tribute to the greatest names in country music, special guest vocalists Rachel Potter and Patrick Thomas join the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra for a celebration of the genre.

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Alberta Young Artist Showcase

Before she heads to the CFMTA National Piano Competition in Baltimore, Maryland, hear 2016 ARMTA Provincial Piano Competition prize winner Louisa Lu in this Alberta Young Artist Showcase.

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Lisa Lipton

A multi-disciplinary artist interested in developing an audio-based project, Lisa Lipton has been exploring the National Music Centre’s collection of vintage drum machines.

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Soliciting Temptation

A story of justice, power, and privilege, Sage Theatre explores the hidden world of sexual tourism in Erin Shields’ ground-breaking work. Don’t miss this daring and provocative production.

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A Cowtown Cabaret

Join Calgary’s own Cowtown Opera for a cabaret style performance featuring imprisoned prima donnas, duelling divas, unbelievable feats of strength and grace, and much more.