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!

Miriam Khalil and Antoine Bélanger in costume for Calgary Opera’s production of La Bohème

La Bohème

Arguably Puccini’s most famous and beloved composition, La Bohème follows the lives of a group of young artists as they eke out an existence on the bohemian fringes of Paris. Join Calgary Opera for this stunning season opener.

The Dungarees on stage at the King Eddy

CCMA Country Music Week

Showcasing Calgary as an ultimate host city, the city’s music community rolls out the welcome mat as Country Music Week and the 2019 Canadian Country Music Association Awards come to town.

An Indigenous dancer performs in full regalia

Indigenous Music Week

The music of Canada’s Indigenous people is as broad, complex, and dynamic as the communities and traditions from which it originates. Join the National Music Centre for a week of special events and live music.

A collage of characters from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

When the Calgary Phil screened The Fellowship of the Ring, the three-concert run sold out fast. It became one of the most anticipated shows of the season.

Members of the Calgary Boys' Choir

Brothers in Song

Marking an enormous milestone, join the Calgary Boys’ Choir and celebrate 45 years with three not-to-be missed events to commemorate the occasion. Celebrations include a reception, a recital, a gala performance.

A promotional image of The Prairie States with one band member holding an acoustic guitar

The Prairie States

Continuing its Alberta Spotlight series, the National Music Centre is pleased to present rising country stars The Prairie States. Alt-country singer-songwriter Kaley Bird opens a night you won’t want to miss.

A graphic for Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra's presentation of Women Rock

Women Rock

Featuring the music of Carole King, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Pat Benatar, and more, Women Rock honours powerful female singers and songwriters who changed pop and rock forever.