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Convergence

Good Women Dance Collective presents Convergence at La Cite Francophone on November 14-16 at 8:00pm.

Nov 15 - 7:30PM

Russell deCarle

Southern Soul with deep Country roots.

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Seussical Jr.

Unlock the imaginations of Edmonton citizens when they bring the Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Mayzie La Bird, the Whos in Whoville and other Seuss favorites to life with their production of Seussical JR.

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Dawn Tyler Watson

Hot on the heels of the release of her sixth album entitled Mad Love, Dawn Tyler Wat-son returns to the Yardbird Suite stage with her eclectic Soul driven Blues.

Nov 16 - 10:00AM

Edmonton Potters' Guild presents its 67th Annual Show and Sale

Get “Fired Up” for the holidays...view locally made pottery, complete your gift shopping and enjoy a homemade treat while you shop.

Nov 17 - 2:00PM

Yardbird Suite Jazz Orchestra directed by Stephanie Urquhart

Join us for the first Yardbird Suite Jazz Orchestra performance of the season, directed by local composer/pianist Stephanie Urquhart.

Nov 17 - 3:00PM

Heaven and Hell

Finding its genesis in the large work A Riveder Le Stelle by Swedish composer Lidholm, our musical journey will lead us through darkness and death to resurrection and renewed life.

Nov 22 - 7:30PM

Le Vent du Nord

Leading force in Quebec's progressive Francophone Folk.

Nov 23 - 7:30PM

A Promised Joy

Vocal Alchemy presents A Promised Joy at the West End Christian Reformed Church on Saturday, November 23 at 7:30pm.

Nov 23 - 7:30PM

Winter Wassail

Winter Wassail: Songs of Winter and Celebration

Nov 23 - 8:00PM

Lynne Hanson & Joe Nolan

Lynne Hanson is known for her hard-living style of music, mixing gritty ballads with driving roots-tinged guitar. Joe Nolan’s unwavering strength as a lyricist, and his wounded-heart delivery remind us of our humanity.

Nov 23 - 8:00PM

New Canadian Art Quartet

Saxophonist Michael Blake and drum master Jerry Granelli have launched the New Canadian Art Quartet this autumn. This exciting collective ensemble also includes cellist Peggy Lee and keyboardist Chris Gestrin. The group will be performing original material this November as they prepare to make their first recording.

Nov 28 - 8:00PM

Martha Brooks and Mboya Nicholson Duo

Vocal artist Martha Brooks and pianist Mboya Nicholson present their wonderful repertoire from the American Songbook oeuvre, culled from the world of Tin Pan Alley and some of this past century’s greatest composers.

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Sandro Dominelli Group

The Sandro Dominelli Group brings together drummer Sandro Dominelli, saxophonist Phil Dwyer, Hammond organist Jeff Jenkins and guitarist Jim Head for the first time, to present some jazz standards with a unique twist.

Dec 1 - 3:00PM

Music for a Festive Season

The Alberta Baroque Music Society presents Music for a Festive Season, featuring the Scona Chamber Singers, directed by John Brough.

Dec 1 - 3:00PM

A Winter Day

Featuring “A Winter Day” by Canadian Sarah Quartel; a five-movement work celebrating Canadian winters, composed for piano, cello and chorus PLUS "A Christmas Bell Medley", arr. by Kimberley Denis.

Dec 1 - 7:30PM

A Magic Christmas in Fort Edmonton Park

Enjoy your favourite Christmas tunes with singing, dancing, and an original story that will melt the heart.

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Altar Boyz

Altar Boyz is a foot-stomping, rafter-raising, musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national “Raise the Praise” tour.

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Hilario Duran Quintet

This is a Cuban show to take you on a trip of Cuban music, Latin jazz compositions and some Christmas songs to celebrate the upcoming festive season.

Dec 7 - 7:30PM

Tribute to Renoir

The Alberta Symphony Orchestra presents a tribute to French impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir on the 100th Anniversary of the death.

Dec 7 - 7:30PM

Gloria!

What better way to kick off your holiday spirit than with a concert of Christmas favourites, all with a special flavour, as well as some new classics for you to discover.

Dec 8 - 3:00PM

Little Match Girl Passion

The Little Match Girl Passion has become Pro Coro Canada’s annual Christmas concert and this year, we return the Passion to All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral.

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Best Little Newfoundland Christmas Pageant...Ever!

What has the potential to be the worst pageant ever turns out to be the best one, as everyone learns the true meaning of Christmas.

Dec 12 - 8:00PM

Red Litmus

Red Litmus meld the nature of improvised jazz and the intensity of modern metal with odd time signatures, telepathic improvisation and infectious melodies.

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Sister Act

Presented at the Timm's Centre for the Arts on Dec. 13-15, Bellerose Composite High School's performance of "Sister Act" will be the best musical you see this year........bar NUN!!!

Dec 13 - 8:00PM

The Jivin' Belles

The Jivin’ Belles are thrilled to be teaming up with Tri-City Rat Pack singer, Terrell Edwards, for their annual holiday classic.

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Hey Ladies!

Hey Ladies! is an infotainment comedy show where the best shenanigans life has to offer are gathered to together and brought to the stage for your enjoyment.

Dec 14 - 2:00PM

The Second Annual Sing-Along Messiah

Edmonton Symphony Orchestra has provided music fans of Edmonton many opportunities to get to know and love Handel’s Messiah. Now, in the city that sings, comes the chance to experience Messiah as a member of the chorus.

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Girl Brain

Girl Brain celebrates the beauty, complexity, and messiness of everyday life through sketch comedy.

Dec 21 - 7:30PM

A Perfectly Frank Christmas

Celebrate the Holidays with the perfectly timed show that has become a Christmas tradition in Edmonton!

Dec 31 - 7:30PM

A Pro Coro New Year's Eve

Spend New Year's Eve with Pro Coro Canada! Now in its third year, this concert will treat you to music meant to entertain and inspire.

Jan 17 - 7:30PM

T. Buckley

Alberta Roots with timeless, flowing melodies

Jan 18 - 8:00PM

John Gorka

John Gorka is a world-renowned singer-songwriter whose songs are multifaceted, full of depth, beauty and emotion

Jan 19 - 7:30PM

Good Life Here

We present some beloved music from our past six seasons, featuring several of the new Canadian compositions we’ve premiered and championed in recent years.

Jan 31 - 7:30PM

Amy Helm

Deep, soulful folk-rock.

Feb 2 - 3:00PM

18th Century Music from Austria

The Alberta Baroque Music Society presents 18th Century Music from Austria, featuring Charles Pilon, Viola.

Feb 2 - 3:00PM

Roots II: korinnya

Our second edition of the Roots series is presented under the direction of Mykola Hobdych, founder and director of the Kyiv Chamber Choir.

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1984

Based on the iconic novel by George Orwell, 1984 brings us the story of Winston Smith, a cog in the giant machine state of Oceania.

Feb 7 - 7:30PM

Misael Barraza Diaz

At home in both the classical and flamenco worlds, Misael Barraza Diaz is one of the most outstanding young Mexican guitarists.

Feb 8 - 8:00PM

Women of Folkways

The Women of Folkways concert is a celebration by women of women in the Folkways Records catalogue. This year’s show will feature Maria Dunn, Jean Hewson, Christina Smith, and Dana Wylie.

Feb 9 - 3:00PM

The American Dream

The American Dream, featuring soloist Julianne Scott, presents works by Barber and Copeland.

Feb 21 - 7:30PM

Jayme Stone

Finding new paths for the five string bango.

Feb 22 - 8:00PM

JP Cormier

A storyteller? A songwriter? An incredible multi-instrumentalist? The answer is simple, JP Cormier is undoubtedly - an entertainer.

Feb 29 - 7:30PM

My Spirit Rejoices

ocal Alchemy presents My Spirit Rejoices at the West End Christian Reformed Church on Saturday, February 29 at 7:30pm.

Mar 6 - 7:30PM

Coco Love Alcorn

Soulful and Compelling with a dose of Gospel.

Mar 7 - 7:30PM

Canadian Connections IX

A welcome guest in Western Canada, the Elmer Iseler Singers under the direction of maestra Lydia Adams will present a choral kaleidoscope of a cappella selections from acress Canada.

Mar 7 - 7:30PM

Pizzazz!

Mar 7 - 8:00PM

Martyn Joseph

For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a huge far-reaching sound that is energetic, compelling and passionate. He is gifted with the rare ability to speak to the soul with his expressive and poignant lyrics.

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The Children by Lucy Kirkwood

A taut eco-thriller from one of Britain’s hot new playwrights.

Mar 14 - 7:30PM

Passiontide

i Coristi presents Passiontide at Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 84 Ave NW) on Saturday, March 14 at 7:30pm.

Mar 15 - 3:00PM

Harmonious Baroque

The Alberta Baroque Music Society presents Harmonious Baroque, featuring Joanna Ciapka - Violin and Allene Hackleman - Horn.

Mar 20 - 7:30PM

The Paperboys

Blending Celtic folk with bluegrass and world flavours.

Mar 21 - 7:30PM

The Roaring '20s: A Century of Music from 1920-2020

Join the Don Berner Big Band as they look back over a century of recorded music and we enter an all new “roaring '20's”!

Mar 21 - 8:00PM

Braden Gates & Over The Moon

Braden Gate's wit, charm, and ultimately incredible songs win the hearts of his audience & Over the Moon are known for their stellar harmonies, wide array of acoustic instruments, solid song-writing, and highly-engaging stage presence.

Mar 27 - 7:30PM

Jon Brooks

Quintessential Modern Folk Singer.

Mar 28 - 7:30PM

Raphaël Feuillâtre

Described as a musician of poetic sensitivity, extraordinary young French guitarist Raphaël Feuillâtre is the 2018 first prize winner of the Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artist Competition

Mar 28 - 7:30PM

Dénes Várjon

Pianist Dénes Várjon’s sensational technique, deep musicality, and wide range of interests have made him one of the most exciting and highly regarded participants in international musical life.

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5 @ 50

Five@Fifty is a raw and darkly comedic portrayal of turning fifty in contemporary society, and of the friendships we can't live without.

Apr 4 - 8:00PM

Pharis & Jason Romero

Singing vibrant duets, writing deadly songs, playing handmade banjos and loving old acoustic guitars.

Apr 5 - 3:00PM

Destination Imagination

Destination Imagination, featuring soloist Laura Veeze, presents works by Rota, Warlock and Piazzolla.

Apr 10 - 7:30PM

Good Friday at the Winspear 2020

Two of today's most prolific composers will be in attendance when the choir performs their annual Good Friday concert at the Winspear.

Apr 16 - 7:30PM

Amarcord

Amarcord is a German male classical a cappella vocal group based in Leipzig, founded in 1992 by five former members of the Thomanerchor.

Apr 26 - 7:30PM

Hearts Afire

Chronos Vocal Ensemble presents a program of settings of Sara Teasdale's poetry, including enthralling works by the celebrated contemporary Latvian composer Eriks Ešenvalds.

May 3 - 2:00PM

Music Among Friends: Celebrating MacEwan Conservatory

Admission is by donation at the door.

May 3 - 3:00PM

A Baroque Bouquet

The Alberta Baroque Music Society Presents A Baroque Bouquet, featuring Elizabeth Koch - Flute, and Susan Flook - Violin.

May 10 - 2:00PM

A Mother's Song

In honour of Mother's Day, join us for a Fundraising Concert that features solo performances by many of our members as they sing songs that connect them to their mothers or to their own motherhood.

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From Cradle to Stage 2020

Walterdale Theatre welcomes local amateur playwrights to discover their dream script from its infancy to a staged realization. The Cradle to Stage program invites playwrights and theatre creators of any skill level to take part in a season-long program to create a new work.

May 16 - 7:30PM

Journey

Vocal Alchemy presents Journey at McDougall United Church on Saturday, May 16 at 7:30pm.

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Brian Webb Dance Company: Fujiwara Dance Inventions: Eunoia

EUNOIA takes the audience on a verbal, visual and visceral journey. The conceit of the poem is introduced through games and then builds in complexity with fanciful narratives and semiotic play.

May 24 - 2:00PM

Emerging Artist Series - featuring Sonya Shin & Sarah Ho

Admission is by donation at the door.

May 30 - 7:30PM

Meeting Places II: Space

i Coristi presents Meeting Places II: Space at Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 84 Ave) on Saturday, May 30 at 7:30pm.

Jun 6 - 7:30PM

The Music of the Super Heroes!

Whether you're a fan of Big Band, live music, pop culture, movies, or Super-Heroes this performance is not to be missed! If you enjoy the spectacular scoring from the 1967 Spider-Man cartoon, or the amazing themes from the Pixar hit “The Incredibles!” this is your chance to hear those works and more performed live by Edmonton's best big band!

Jun 7 - 3:00PM

Moonshot II: tar swan

Inspired by the prize-winning poem tar swan by Calgarian writer David Martin, this program will shine a spotlight on humanity's treatment of nature and natural resources across the continent and here in our own backyard.

Jul 5 - 3:00PM

From Bohemia With Love

From Bohemia With Love, featuring Jonah Hansen, presents works by Mendelssohn, Popper and Bartok.

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Merrily We Roll Along

Merrily We Roll Along is Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's audacious musical about three lifelong friends who fall apart and come together trying to make their dreams come true.