The eagerly anticipated sequel to The Last Wife opens our 2018/19 season, and it’s proven to be even better than its predecessor. In The Virgin Trial, “Kate Hennig continues her Tudor Queens Trilogy by cleverly exploring victim shaming, sexual consent, and the extraordinary ability of girls becoming women.”
Posts Tagged: Alberta Theatre Projects
Selling Water to Fish: The Carol Dann Story
You may recognize the lovely and tenacious Carol Dann from ATP’s raffle table in the Martha Cohen Lobby. But selling a staggering number of raffle tickets is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to this super-volunteer.
5 hacks for a more pleasant theatre-going experience
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.
ATP welcomes new Executive & Artistic Director
A new Executive and Artistic Director is taking the reins at Alberta Theatre Projects.
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!
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.
Who the heck is Jane?
“What’s a Jane’s Walk? And who is this Jane person anyway?” If you live in Calgary you’ve probably heard of the annual event that takes place the first week of May, but like a lot of people have probably wondered what it is, who it’s for, or why you should check it out. Here’s a bit of history about Jane’s Walk and why we think it’s worth strapping on your walking shoes this weekend.
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!