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Blow Wind High Water

Theatre Calgary kicks off 50th anniversary season with world premiere

Amy Jo Espetveidt

  • Location Max Bell Theatre, Arts Commons  240 9th Ave. SE
  • Price $35 - $117
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Celebrate 50-years of artistic excellence with a new play by one of Canada’s most renowned playwrights. Theatre Calgary kicks off its milestone season with the world premiere of Sharon Pollock’s Blow Wind High Water.

Written exclusively for Theatre Calgary and its loyal audience, Blow Wind High Water tells the story of a raging flood as it threatens three generations of Calgarians. With a surging river and an aged patriarch trapped in time, the family attempts to create a legacy worth inheriting by future generations.

Blow Wind High Water runs September 5 to 30, 2017 at Max Bell Theatre in Arts Commons (240 9th Ave. SE). Tickets start at $35 and are available at