Live Theatre

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

    Greased 2
    01 Sep

    Jubilations Dinner Theatre - Calgary, 1002 37th Street Southwest, Calgary

    September 1, 2017 To September 29, 2017

    $37.75 to $84.95 + charges

    Join us as we take a look in on our favourite hip cats and cool chicks as another school year begins at Rydell High. Read More >>

    05 Sep

    Max Bell Theatre, 240 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 5, 2017 To September 30, 2017


    $35 & up

    A raging flood threatens three generations of Calgarians as they struggle to come together to keep from going under. With a surging river and an aged patriarch trapped in time, the family attempts to create a legacy worth inheriting by future generations. A profound, playful, and magical new Canadian play. Read More >>

    12 Sep

    Martha Cohen Theatre, 220 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 12, 2017 To September 30, 2017


    $26.00 - $75.00

    A modern-day Katherine Parr marries the most dangerous man in England, King Henry VIII, only to find herself locked in a fierce battle of wills for her ideals, and her life. Read More >>

    14 Sep

    West Village Theatre, 2007 10 Ave SW, Calgary

    September 14, 2017 To September 24, 2017

    $15 to $30

    Presented By Sage  Theatre. Andy is in trouble. Downsized from his job, his marriage in crisis, he meets a mysterious young woman who he looks to for salvation. Read More >>

    15 Sep

    Loose Moose Theatre Company, 1235 26th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

    September 15, 2017 To December 1, 2017


    $13.41 - $16.52

    Teams of improvisors challenge each other to scenes that are then awarded points by a panel judges or the audience. Theatresports was created by Loose Moose co-founder and former Artistic Director, Keith Johnstone and developed at Loose Moose. Theatresports is now played on every continent but Antarctica. Read More >>

    16 Sep

    Vertigo Theatre, 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 16, 2017 To October 15, 2017

    $29 to $63

    When an upper-class European girl is found murdered on the seedy side of Kowloon, ambitious Chinese police detective Tommy Lam is on the case. Read More >>

    18 Sep

    Lunchbox Theatre, 160 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 18, 2017 To October 7, 2017


    $21 - $26

    There’s trouble in suburban paradise and once again it’s Book Club to the rescue. It’s two years later and Lisa realizes her marriage has become mired in routine. Her girlfriends decide that a weekend in a resort hotel would be a perfect get away for all of them. Read More >>

    20 Sep

    StoryBook Theatre, 375 Bermuda Drive Northwest, Calgary

    September 20, 2017 To October 14, 2017

    $18 to $23

    This is the tale, based on the popular book by Victoria Kann and Elizabeth Kann, of Pinkalicious, who can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Read More >>

    21 Sep

    Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 1415 14 Ave. NW, Calgary

    September 21, 2017 To September 23, 2017

    $28.35 - $116.55

    From the great tango houses of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the outstanding cast of Tango Fire bring a sublime, sensuous performance to open Alberta Ballet’s 51st season. And what sensuosity. Never has the ‘art of the tango’ been so superb and dynamic. Read More >>

    Julius Caesar
    21 Sep

    Vertigo Theatre, 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 21, 2017 To October 5, 2017

    $25 to $35

    When Caesar returns to Rome from the wars, in effect a dictator, Brutus and his cohorts conclude that his ambition must be contained – which in Rome can mean only one thing: the mighty leader must be executed. Read More >>

    FRC Presents: The Pajama Game
    22 Sep

    Beddington Theatre Arts Centre, 375 Bermuda Dr NW, Calgary

    September 22, 2017 To October 7, 2017

    $17 to $25

    Conditions at the Sleep-Tite Pajama Factory are anything but peaceful as sparks fly between the new superintendent, Sid Sorokin, and Babe Williams, leader of the union grievance committee. Read More >>

    Moon Over Buffalo
    22 Sep

    The Pumphouse Theatre, 2140 Pumphouse Avenue Southwest, Calgary

    September 22, 2017 To September 30, 2017

    Adults – $20; Students & Seniors – $15

    By Ken Ludwig Directed by Mike Johnson What goes up must come down. It’s true of all things in this world, including the roller coaster that is show biz fame and fortune. Read More >>

    22 Sep

    Joyce Doolittle Theatre, 2140 Pumphouse Ave SW, Calgary

    September 22, 2017 To September 30, 2017


    Love and marriage, birth and death. Seen from a distance they’re just the rhythm of everyday life: but when you’re caught up in the middle and they’re happening to you, they’re the whole world. Read More >>

    23 Sep

    Loose Moose Theatre Company, 1235 26th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

    September 23, 2017 To October 15, 2017



    The classic legend of Robin Hood performed in the unique Loose Moose style. Read More >>

    26 Sep

    Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 1415 14 Ave NW, Calgary

    September 26, 2017 To October 1, 2017

    $35 - $105

    THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, is the spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family. Read More >>

    26 Sep

    Max Bell Theatre, 240 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    September 26, 2017 To October 7, 2017



    Equal parts hilarious and heart wrenching, this modern musical revue impresses with its soaring vocals and refreshingly true depictions of our most private technological transgressions. Winner of three Calgary Critics’ Awards, Touch Me is bound to get you thinking about the connections in your life. Read More >>

    27 Sep

    Shelf Life Books, 1302 4 St SW, Calgary

    September 27, 2017


    by donation ($10 suggested)

    Hear the incredible stories of journeys to Canada by immigrants from as far away as Poland, Czechoslovakia, Moldavia, Cuba and Iran. Let hosts, Maria Hopkins of TALES and musician, Carolyn Harley bring these stories of migration alive, followed by refreshments and discussion. Read More >>

    13 Oct

    Wright Theatre, 4825 Mount Royal Gate Southwest, Calgary

    October 13, 2017



    The most beloved family show in the world, featuring European-style circus extravaganza including physical comedy, juggling, acrobats from the Moscow Circus, highly intelligent dogs and even house cats! All our pets are trained using positive reinforcement techniques and enhancing their natural abilities. Read More >>

    17 Oct

    Martha Cohen Theatre, 220 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    October 17, 2017 To November 4, 2017


    $26.00 - $75.00

    Inspired by the novel “To The Lighthouse” by Virginia Woolf, To the Light tells the dream-like story of Lily Briscoe, a young painter who returns to the seaside home of her dearly departed friend Mrs. Ramsay where she visited her 10 years earlier, before the Great War. Read More >>

    18 Oct

    Various locations, Downtown Calgary

    October 18, 2017 To October 28, 2017



    ARE YOU DANCE CURIOUS? The Fluid Festival is dedicated to outstanding performance and celebrating the vast spectrum of what dance can be. Featuring extraordinary local, national and international artists, Fluid Fest ignites the city with performances, workshops, artist talks and happenings to inspire and connect. Be moved. Be Curious. Read More >>

    20 Oct

    StoryBook Theatre, 375 Bermuda Drive Northwest, Calgary

    October 20, 2017 To November 11, 2017

    $18 to $23

    Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Read More >>