Theatre

The AFA is proud to support a theatre community that continues to produce vibrant contemporary art that connects creatively with Alberta's various communities. The AFA supports theatre activity that ensures high quality and diverse theatre, as reflected in the AFA’s support of individual artists and both professional and community theatre groups.

Whether you live in a big city or a small town, theatre serves as a vehicle for entertainment and community-building; if you want to perform, direct, produce, or simply enjoy, Alberta’s theatre community has something for everyone. 

Looking to connect?

Theatre Alberta
Up-to-date listing of Alberta productions, an extensive searchable script library, and information on all Theatre Alberta's workshops, conferences and programs.

Theatre Canada

Alberta Playwright's Network
Fosters playwrighting in Alberta with programmes, services, workshops and competitions.

CITT
The Canadian Institute for Theatre Technology

PACT
The Professional Association of Canadian Theatres


AFA News

AFA Budget 2015-16

As announced in the Government of Alberta 2015-16 budget, the AFA received a $26.6 million allocation from Alberta Culture and Tourism. ...

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Arts Impact Alberta 2014

The AFA is pleased to announce the release of Arts Impact Alberta 2014: Ripple Effects from the Arts Sector. See how the arts sector impacted Alberta ...

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AFA Art Collection E-Cards Are Available!

Send a friend or loved one an E-card with amazing artwork from the AFA art collection! Send one of 12 amazing works representing the excellence and di...

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AFA pledges $50,000 to Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund

The Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) has pledged $50,000 in matching funding for individual donations to the Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund. The...

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Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild

Donors interested in helping artists and arts organizations impacted by the recent southern Alberta floods can have their donations to the Alberta Art...

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AFA Splash Contest

Congratulations to our AFA Splash Prize Winners! Following a lengthy public voting period that saw over 2400 votes, we have our three prize winners! ...

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Get to Know Your Alberta Artists!

If you’re interested in getting to know some of your resident artists across the artistic disciplines, check out the AFA Arts Forms pages to get a gli...

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Art Opportunities

Art Gallery of St Albert hiring Summer Special Projects and Events Assistant

Art Gallery of St. Albert has an exciting opportunity available for a highly energetic, creative and organized Post-Secondary student. The Special Pro...

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Art Gallery of St. Albert hiring Summer Gallery Programming Assistant

The Summer Gallery Programming Assistant supports artistic achievement and visual culture in St. Albert. ...

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Applications Accepted for Aboriginal Editors Circle Program

Applications are now being accepted for the second year of the Aboriginal Editors Circle, a unique program that promotes the diversity of literary voi...

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Create An Artistic Legacy: Design St. Albert's Cultural Wall of Fame

The City of St. Albert is seeking proposals and qualifications from experienced artists or artist teams with a demonstrated ability to produce large s...

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United Active Living Hiring Studio Faciltiator

United Active Living Inc. is a leader in the development and implementation of programs and services that support residents to “Live Well in Our Commu...

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