The cast of Tlakentli on stage


In a performance midway between dance and theatre, two Indigenous artists of Nahua and Mixteco descent share their quest for identity by drawing on their cultures and the history of their ancestors. Join Making Treaty 7 for Tlakentli.

A promo photo for Decidedly Jazz Danceworks' Juliet & Romeo

Juliet & Romeo

A limited run following a cross-Canada tour, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks remounts its 2017 hit that re-imagines the famous story about two star-crossed lovers. With live music and dance in true DJD style, this performance is not-to-be-missed.

Dancers in the Diavolo company on stage


Continuing to push to a new performance edge with meticulously designed architectural structures, Los Angeles-based dance company Diavolo makes a Calgary stop as part of Alberta Ballet’s current season. You won’t want to miss it.

Mark Tewksbury on stage in Belong

High Performance Rodeo

Full of surprising shows and audience favourites, a new year can only mean one thing—the High Performance Rodeo is back and ready to take you on one wild ride. There’s something for everyone so be sure to check out our not-to-be-missed picks.

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.

A graphic of Jacques Poulin-Denis in Running Piece

Fluid Fest

Featuring extraordinary local, national, and international artists, Fluid Fest ignites the city with performances, workshops, and happenings to inspire and connect. It’s your chance to celebrate the vast spectrum of what dance can be.

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.