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HIGH PERFORMANCE RODEO

January 3 – 28 | Various locations

One Yellow Rabbit’s High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, is the largest festival of its kind in Western Canada, featuring theatre, music, dance and more!

Check out this years schedule, and purchase tickets online today.


ALBERTA BALLET’S SHAPING SOUND: AFTER THE CURTAIN

January 19 – 20 | Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Shaping Sound is bringing the heat back to Alberta with a brand new show: After the Curtain. Under the Artistic Direction of Emmy Award Winner Travis Wall from ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, and co-created with Nick Lazzarini, Teddy Forance and Kyle Robinson, Shaping Sound is an electrifying mash-up of dance styles and musical genres brought fully-to-life on stage by a dynamic company of dancers.


ROCK FOR DIMES

February 3 | The Palace Theatre

Rock for Dimes has become March of Dimes Canada’s flagship national fundraiser, held in communities coast to coast to benefit children and adults with physical disabilities. A corporate battle of the bands, amateur musicians compete in this friendly fundraiser for the title of their city’s best corporate band and showcase their talents in front of a roster of Canadian music industry professionals.

Since its inception, Rock for Dimes has raised over $1,500,000 to support March of Dimes Canada’s many programs and services for children and adults with physical disabilities. To date, Rock for Dimes Calgary has raised $249,400! Purchase your tickets here today.


49TH ANNUAL CHINESE NEW YEAR GALA & FUNDRAISER

February 10 | Regency Palace Seafood Restaurant

The Sien Lok Society of Calgary was incorporated in 1968 in response to a real threat to the continued existence of Calgary’s Chinatown. Having helped preserve the historic Chinese district, Sien Lok continues to work for the betterment of the Chinese Community.

Enjoy Chinese culture, food and music as we ring in the New Year. Purchase your tickets by clicking here. 


BROADWAY ACROSS CANADA’S – MOTOWN THE MUSICAL

February 20 – 25 | Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. You won’t want to miss this story of founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more.


CONSTELLATIONS

February 27 – March 17 | Arts Commons

Alberta Theatre Projects presents: Constellations. An international hit on Broadway and in London’s West End, Constellations is a spellbinding love story about an unlikely romance between Roland, a beekeeper, and Marianne, a physicist. After a chance encounter at a barbeque brings them together the possibility of a spark seems unlikely, but what happens next defies the limits of our understanding of time and space. Unfolding in a series of parallel moments over the course of their relationship, the play explores the infinite trajectories that love can take to bring us together or pull us apart. Purchase tickets here. 


OPPORTUNITEA 

April 8 | Westin Calgary

March of Dimes Canada’s 5th Annual OpportuniTea Calgary 2018 High Tea will take place at The Westin Calgary on April 8, 2018. The event features actors from the top-rated North American soap opera The Young and The Restless, including Kate Linder (Esther Valentine), with other cast members to be announced in the new year. We are also thrilled to welcome back Linda Olsen from Global Calgary, who will co-host the event again this year with Kate Linder. Get your tickets now and join the Question & Answer session with the cast and be part of the amazing raffle, silent and live auction, autograph signing and photo opportunities!


MIMIC

April 19 – May 5 | DJD Dance Centre – 111 12 Ave SE

An exciting new collaboration with Peter Balkwill of the Old Trout Puppet Workshop, MIMIC fuses two highly physical wordless forms, performed with a percussive score by the Nick Fraser Ensemble. Purchase tickets online today. 


CALGARY YOUTH SINGERS

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Youth Singers delivers a leading-edge professional curriculum encompassing choral (from classical to contemporary pop), musical theatre and a wide variety of dance styles. Our artistic team includes over 50 outstanding educators, directors, arrangers, composers, choreographers and dramatists. Youth Singers of Calgary is a Performing Arts Company with divisions covering all ages from three to 93. Register today!


YMCA

YMCA and the Flames Foundation are offering free YMCA memberships to all students currently in grade 6! Youth are encouraged to take advantage of the facilities after school in addition to participating in some of the free student workshops offered. Also be sure to check out Flames Fridays, where each Friday after school a new activity is planned for all that wish to attend!


GREY EAGLE RESORT AND CASINO

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Grey Eagle Resort and Casino is one of Calgary’s newest entertainment destinations located on the Tsuu T’ina First Nation, nestled in the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains.

Offering to their guests professionally conducted, exciting entertainment in a unique environment!


CALGARY INFERNO

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Global Calgary is proud to support the Canadian Women’s Hockey League and Calgary’s home team, the Calgary Inferno! Check out their website and find out how you can support Women’s Hockey in our city! With affordable game packages and single ticket pricing, what better way to ring in the new year then to show some team spirit!


CALGARY STAMPEDERS

Calgary Stampeders quarterback Drew Tate launches a pass during second half CFL action against the Toronto Argonauts in Toronto on Friday October 14, 2011. Smart and patient are words used to describe Tate. The 27-year-old has had to be patient playing behind Henry Burris for three seasons. But Tate will get his first CFL start Friday when Calgary hosts the Saskatchewan Roughriders. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Global Calgary is proud to be the Calgary Stampeders officially local television partner. Watch Global Sports on News Hour Final for Stampeder game highlights and player profiles all season long.


WITZEL WEATHER WEBCHAT

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Join Global Calgary Meteorologist, Jordan Witzel on the 2nd Wednesday of every month for “Witzel Weather Webchat” starting at 9am MST!  Email in your weather-related questions and have Jordan answer them live during the webcast!

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