Get ready to laugh as this Calgary comedy tradition returns for its 19th annual festival. Enter for your chance to win two tickets to the Comedy Fest Wrap Party on June 9.Learn More
Embracing, sharing, and celebrating queer voices, Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival kicks off this week with films, documentaries, shorts, panels, live performances, a family-friendly bike ride, and so much more.Learn More
There’s a new festival in town and it’s all about sparking a love of art in Calgary’s youngest citizens. Create is an interactive, multidisciplinary event for families that provides opportunities for the audience to engage with the arts.Learn More
Do you need to refresh the bank account after the long weekend but still want to go out and have fun? Thanks to Calgary’s arts community you can do just that! This week offers a bunch of incredible opportunities to hit up for free.Learn More
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.Learn More
If you’re staying in town this week you are in luck! There’s no shortage of events to check out and a whole swath of them are free. Hit up readings, parties, and so much more, here’s what we’re checking out around Calgary.Learn More
The story of an elite team of spies made up of the unlikeliest of agents—six irrepressible young women assembled by a Canadian millionaire and tasked to help fight Hitler’s armies—don’t miss this spy noir musical.Learn More
One of the most significant Spanish artists of the 20th century, Antoni Tàpies’ printmaking is intense, politicized, and defiant. This collection was acquired by Glenbow in 2010 and has never before been publicly exhibited at the museum.
Ottawa-based artist Meryl McMaster transforms her appearance, whether by layering photographic images onto her body or through elaborate costumes and props she creates and inhabits as alter egos.
Organized by the Royal Ontario Museum, Christian Dior explores the ground-breaking work of one of fashion’s greatest couture houses and a glimpse into the rise of a fashion icon. Don’t miss this much-anticipated international fashion exhibition.
Albertine Crow Shoe is known primarily for her exquisite jewellery and this exhibition features highlights of her past work as well as entirely new creations based on her discoveries from working with Glenbow’s collection.
Stories have been the primary means of sharing experiences and histories since the dawn of civilization. Presented by the Alberta University of the Arts and ATB Financial, Long Tale is an exhibition about love—of books, of storytelling, and their many contemporary forms.
Presented in partnership with Library and Archives Canada, head to Glenbow to see a varied selection of portraiture produced over a 200-year period. Ladylikeness offers a fascinating look at how these artists chose to work within the genre in different ways.
Blake Senini is one of Alberta’s most highly regarded sculptors. Light and photography have always been of particular interest to Senini’s studio practice and research, and you can explore them at this unique show.