A dancer in Alberta Ballet's The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

This enduring holiday classic is sure to transport you to Imperialist Russia’s majestic era, when French fashion was in vogue and Tchaikovsky composed his timeless masterpiece. Join Alberta Ballet and jump-start the season.

Dancers on stage for Salute to Vienna

Holiday Performances

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon us and it’s important to take a moment out for yourself. There is always a plethora of concerts and theatrical favourites to choose from—so, go see a show or two!

A photo of Frankenstein's monster


A highly-anticipated world premiere showcasing six leading-edge designers, Jean Grand-Maître’s Frankenstein features a massive multi-media set design, sophisticated state-of-the-art projections, and a powerful, haunting soundtrack.

Dancers in Taj Express

Taj Express

Taj Express explodes with the sounds of India, capturing the vibrant, expressive spirit of the world of Bollywood movies that have been entertaining for generations. Don’t miss this stunning season opener from Alberta Ballet.

Performer Alicia Morrison draped in a colourful costume

The Mind Palace

A fantastical show sure to take you on a journey through the landscapes, emotions, and visions of each ensemble member, prepare for the unexpected as Momo Movement presents its first full-length production in five years.

A poster for The Hamlet Frequency from The Shakespeare Company

The Hamlet Frequency

Hamlet has never ceased pacing his way through time, one step after another to his inexorable end. The Shakespeare Company closes out its all-Hamlet season with this cutting-edge performance.

Alberta Ballet dancers in The Fiddle & the Drum

The Fiddle & the Drum

The storied collaboration that launched Alberta Ballet’s beloved signature portrait ballets, celebrate the 10th anniversary of Joni Mitchell’s The Fiddle & the Drum with this beautiful re-staging.

Natasha Korney holds a bow and arrow

Double Bill

With premieres by La Otra Orilla and Decidedly Jazz Danceworks, this unmissable double bill features live music and incredible performances—it’s your chance to see an Arctic flamenco alongside a fiery love tale.

Members of Lizt Alfonso Dance perform on stage

Cuba Vibra!

A dance party, a tribute to Cuban musical heritage, and a night of pure celebration all rolled into one immersive performance, don’t miss the next concert in Arts Commons Presents’ BD&P World Music series.