Performing Arts

Live Performing Arts Events – Ballet, Dance, Live Theatre, Opera, Speaker Series, Standup Comedy and more in Edmonton.

    HENRY V by William Shakespeare
    12 Jan

    Holy Trinity Church, 10037 - 84 Avenue, Edmonton

    January 12, 2017 To January 26, 2017

    $20 - $25

    On the morning of October 25th 1415, a small band of English soldiers rose to face their almost certain death on the field of Agincourt. Read More >>

    Fortune Falls
    17 Jan

    Maclab Theatre, 9828 101A Avenue NW, Edmonton

    January 17, 2017 To February 5, 2017

    7804311750

    $20 - $55.65

    Written, directed and composed by Jonathan Christenson, Fortune Falls is the allegorical tale of the rise, fall and reinvention of a prosperous town, once home to the world’s largest candy factory. Read More >>

    ananpurna
    18 Jan

    Varscona Theatre, 10329 83 Avenue NW, Edmonton

    January 18, 2017 To February 5, 2017

    (780) 434-5564

    $18 - $33

    Twenty years ago Emma walked out on Ulysses, her cowboy-poet husband. But now Ulysses is in dire need of help and despite her better judgment Emma tracks him down to a trailer park in the wilds of Colorado. Read More >>

    Disgraced
    21 Jan

    Shoctor Theatre, 9828 101A Avenue, Edmonton

    January 21, 2017 To February 12, 2017

    780.425.1820

    $25 - $108.15 + charges

    DISGRACED By Ayad Akhtar Directed by Robert Ross Parker A Hope and Hell Theatre Company production, originally presented by David Mirvish. A New York dinner party. A shattering cultural collision. When discussion turns to politics and religion, the match is lit on a combustible powder keg of identity politics. Read More >>

    Don Burnstick
    27 Jan

    River Cree Resort & Casino, 300 East Lapotac Blvd, Enoch

    January 27, 2017

    $31.5 - $97.25

    Named one of Canadas Best Comedians, Don Burnstick has achieved high success and praise for his comedy show You Might be a Redskin. Returning to the River Cree with his stand-up comedy and hilarious stories, Dons message speaks to a proud heritage with a guaranteed evening of laughter. Read More >>

    Cinderella
    04 Feb

    Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

    February 4, 2017 To February 9, 2017

    780.429.1000

    $40.00 - $175.00

    Warm up this winter with Rossini’s feel-good Cinderella (La Cenerentola), a bel canto opera that boasts whimsical composition and dramatically rich singing. Read More >>

    footloose
    08 Feb

    John L. Haar Theatre, 10045 156 Street NW, Edmonton

    February 8, 2017 To February 18, 2017

    780-420-1757

    The MacEwan University Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications is pleased to present the rebelliously rocking musical Footloose. Ren is prepared for the inevitable period of adjustment at his new high school when he and his mother move from Chicago to a small farming town. Read More >>

    This Is That Live!
    10 Feb

    Myer Horowitz Theatre, 8900 - 114 St. NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 2J7 Canada 

    February 10, 2017

    $35.00

    CBC This Is That Live! This Is That’s 150 Years of Canada Tour #TIT150Years Hot on the heels of a new season of radio and string of viral videos, including “Thought Leader” & “Riderless Bikes,” Pat Kelly & Peter Oldring are hitting the road with a new version of their… Read More >>

    Axis Theatre Presents Hamelin: A New Fable
    12 Feb

    5 St. Anne St., St Albert, AB T8N 3Z9 CA 

    February 12, 2017

    780-459-1542

    $18

    Hamelin A New Fable is a musical adapation on a classic tale. Ten year old twins, Celeste and Ralph convince the spoiled Mayor of Hamelin, his bossy Mummy, side-kick Sheriff and the greedy Corporate Types to keep their promise and in doing so, teach us ALL an important lesson. Read More >>

    Kinky Boots (Touring)
    14 Feb

    Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

    February 14, 2017 To February 19, 2017

    $30.5 - $106

    Kinky Boots is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy and Tony-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Read More >>

    Opera 101 Edmonton Opera's Elektra
    22 Feb

    CKUA, 9804 Jasper Ave, Edmonton

    February 22, 2017

    780.429.1000

    FREE

    Dark, dramatic, and groundbreaking — when Elektra premiered in 1909, the New York Times described the opening night audience as “numbed, stunned, and hynotized” before they “burst into a spontaneous roar of cheers and applause. Read More >>

    Elektra
    11 Mar

    Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

    March 11, 2017

    780.429.1000

    $40.00 - $175.00

    Based on an ancient Greek myth, Elektra explores the psychological turmoil of its protagonist as she seeks revenge on her father’s killer. The culprit, however, is Elektra’s own mother Klytämnestra. Read More >>

    intothewoods
    22 Mar

    John L. Haar Theatre, 10045 156 Street NW, Edmonton

    March 22, 2017 To April 1, 2017

    $15 to $25

    An epic fairytale about wishes, family and the choices we make. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. The Tony Award-winning book and score are both enchanting and touching. Read More >>

    Vimy-Ridge-335
    24 Mar

    100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park

    March 24, 2017

    780-449-3378

    $28.5 - $32.5

    Join Festival Place and author/military historian Ted Barris in a presentation recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. The Battle of Vimy Ridge is Canada’s most celebrated military victory and is often cited as a seminal moment in the discovery of Canada’s nationhood. In addition to Mr. Read More >>

    Our Canada - Alberta Ballet
    12 May

    Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

    May 12, 2017 To May 13, 2017

    (780) 428-6839

    $24.00 - $124.00

    We’re melding two celebrations, Alberta Ballet’s 50th Anniversary and Canada’s 150th birthday into one magnificent legacy ballet that explores our province and our country through folk and country music legend, Gordon Lightfoot. Read More >>