Jan 22

Classical, country, or Eastern European, this week downtown Calgary is hosting an eclectic array of musical talents. Not your style? Maybe check out some High Performance Rodeo shows!

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Jan 19

Tetsuro Shigematsu’s relationship with his father wasn’t exactly what he wanted it to be. He even confesses to not really liking his father in his solo theatre production Empire of the Son. It’s okay though, because his father, Akira Shigematsu had his own criticisms of his son, telling the audience that his son would make fun of his accent and how all he does is tell stories. He even made a one man show with these stories.

Empire of the Son is a solo play of stories, tied together in a theatrical way of a son’s relationship with his father and how he often couldn’t express what that relationship meant to him.
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Jan 18

Women’s March YYC is bringing together people from across Calgary and our region to march on Saturday, January 20th.   [click to continue…]

Jan 17

She had me at the leopard print coat! If there’s one thing (and trust me, there are many) that Katherine Nicole Holm can do, it’s winter style and make it look flawlessly easy. As Calgarians, we know that often we are faced with frigid temperatures that make looking amazing that much more difficult. So I say, take a note from Holm and get an incredible statement coat and call it a winter’s day! [click to continue…]

Jan 16

In December 2017, we saw a five-day challenge pop-up across social media to #spreadgoodyyc with the intention to carry it forward into everyday and into the new year. Whether or not you participated in the five-day challenge, you or your organization can kick off the new year by spreading good. The RESOLVE Campaign is among many campaigns that is ongoing and strives to eliminate homelessness in Calgary. [click to continue…]

Jan 15

This week for downtown events we have music, moons, and marching! Whether you want to open your wallet for an evening of whisky tasting, or keep it closed and go for some free lunchtime entertainment, Downtown Calgary has something for you.

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Jan 12

To say that Daughter is a provoking piece of theatre is an understatement. It would be more accurate to say that Daughter is bait and switch! [click to continue…]

Jan 10

Motus’ MDLSX explores the notion of self and identity beyond the borders of the body, skin colour, and sexual organs, or an imposed or acquired nationality. Androgyny and music explode at Theatre Junction Grand from January 25 – 27, 2018, as part of One Yellow Rabbit’s 32nd Annual High Performance Rodeo.  [click to continue…]

Jan 09

Review written by Jenna Shummoogum

“If I were to choose a life of love it would be with you.”

This is  simultaneously a beautiful and infuriating line in the musical Onegin, a production by Amiel Gladstone and Veda Hill, presented by One Yellow Rabbit Theatre and Theatre Calgary, as part of the High Performance Rodeo. [click to continue…]