Attending a theatre performance is about enjoying yourself and taking a break from your daily concerns. Ergo, we’ve come up with five crucial hacks to make your next visit to the Martha Cohen Theatre your best one yet. Read more about our five hacks for a more pleasant theatre-going experience.
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Theatre for everyone
ATP is working with partners in our community with the aim of making theatre accessible to all Calgarians. Everyone should be able to experience the magic and joy of live performance.
“I don’t like theatre.”
We get it. Theatre and performing arts can seem intimidating. But too often, “I don’t like theatre” means “I’ve never attended live theatre.” Read on for some of the biggest misconceptions about live theatre and what we have to say!
Five Theatre Do’s and Dont’s
We’ve compiled a list of the top five most distracting theatre-going no no’s, and how to avoid these surprisingly common faux pas!
4 last-minute Mother’s Day gift ideas
Sending a great big ‘Happy Mother’s Day’ to our moms, your moms, and to all the women out there who may not technically be moms, but certainly share their love like one! Our heroes, our healers; our beacons of strength & love… moms deserve to be celebrated.
Still looking for the perfect gift? We’ve got a few ideas to make this Mother’s Day one to remember!
Ways to save on the shows you want
Single tickets for all shows in our 2018-19 season are now on sale. And that’s awesome. If you’ve been itching to hit ‘go’ on those tickets to The Virgin Trial since April – well, go for it; we love that.
But if you’re interested in not only seeing a few shows this year, but also in saving some coin – we’ve listed a few options here that just might fit the bill.
Attending Theatre as a Family
Do you have a budding theatre buff in your family? We’ve compiled some helpful information on how you can introduce the younger members of your family to the excitement and joy of live theatre!
Access to ATP and The Martha Cohen Theatre this Holiday Season
Between Arts Commons, the Telus Convention Centre and Olympic Plaza, there is a lot going on – some of which might affect your usual route to the theatre. We’ve outlined a couple of events coming up that affect +15 access and the roads around Arts Commons – so please be sure to have a look before your performance date arrives.
Five Last Minute, Local Holiday Gifts
Do you still have a few names to cross off your holiday shopping list? Not to fret, there are plenty one-of-a-kind, local gifts, many of which can be purchased online. We’ve picked our top five choices:
Date Night: 5 Tips for Planning a Theatre Night in Calgary
An incredible date night of arts and culture is well within reach.
You’re looking for a sexy and sophisticated night out, but you haven’t been to the theatre in awhile. It’s okay. We get it. It can be intimidating. But a night at the theatre in Calgary is not only a memorable experience, but a super easy and economical one too. We’ve developed a guide to enjoying a perfect night of local entertainment — and getting the best value for your dollar.