Theatre Festivals -

    08 Jan

    Arts Commons, 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary

    January 8, 2020 To January 26, 2020

    Free & Ticketed events.

    The High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, is an annual festival that animates the city in January with an array of live performances from… Read more…

    08 Jan

    Factory Theatre, 125 Bathurst Street, Toronto

    January 8, 2020 To January 19, 2020



    With its most diverse lineup to date, Toronto’s premiere winter arts celebration, Next Stage Theatre Festival, returns January 2020 for its 13th edition. Read more…

    16 Jan

    Rachel Browne Theatre, 211 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg

    January 16, 2020 To January 26, 2020


    $20 - $25

    Witness the untold story of two of Shakespeare’s most iconic female characters, during the 16-year gap of time in The Winter’s Tale. Read more…

    23 Jan

    Various venues, Vancouver

    January 23, 2020 To January 25, 2020

    $15 to $50

    Produced by Nasty Women Comedy, the second annual Smash Comedy Festival is a three-day comedy festival spotlighting Vancouver’s best and brightest women/trans/femme/plus performers. Read more…

    25 Jan

    Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto

    January 25, 2020 To January 26, 2020

    By donation ($15 min)

    Totally unique and completely captivating, DanceWeekend is a veritable feast of globally inspired dance from 25 professional companies presenting in Toronto throughout the year. Read more…

    30 Jan

    Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street West, Toronto

    January 30, 2020 To February 15, 2020

    PWYC to $60

    Progress is an international festival of performance and ideas presented in partnership by SummerWorks Performance Festival and The Theatre Centre. Read more…

    06 Feb

    ATB Financial Arts Barns, 10330 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton

    February 6, 2020 To February 16, 2020

    $25 & up

    Chinook Series is Edmonton’s international curated performance festival showcasing some of the most acclaimed contemporary art taking place across Alberta, the nation, and worldwide. Read more…

    12 Feb

    Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St, Toronto

    February 12, 2020 To February 22, 2020

    PWYC to $20 + Applicable Charges

    Canada’s longest-running new works festival transforms Buddies into a hotbed of experimentation, with artists exploring new possibilities in theatre, dance, music, and performance art. Read more…

    27 Feb

    Various Venues, Edmonton

    February 27, 2020 To March 8, 2020

    By Donation/Ticketed Events

    SkirtsAfire herArts Festival features the work of women in theatre, music, dance, visual art, comedy and spoken word in various venues along 118th Avenue. Read more…

    28 May

    Prairie Theatre Exchange, 393 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

    May 28, 2020 To May 30, 2020



    The PTE Festival of New Works is three days of staged readings of new plays and presentations of interdisciplinary works-in-progress, performed by some of Winnipeg’s most talented… Read more…

    International Festival of Animated Objects
    09 Mar

    Various Venues, Calgary, AB

    March 9, 2021 To March 14, 2021


    Breathing life into the inanimate and giving expression to the inert, the Festival of Animated Objects brings world-class artists to engage and entertain audiences of all ages… Read more…