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 Music Grant Workshop

Are you an aspiring or professional musician? Do you have a cool project that needs funding? Learn about music grant programs offered by the Alberta F...

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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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New funding for flood-affected arts and nonprofit groups

Arts and nonprofit organizations impacted by the June 2013 floods are eligible for additional funding to assist in their rebuilding efforts. ...

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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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Art Opportunities

Art Gallery of St Albert hiring Saturday Visitor Services

Art Gallery of St Albert, with Arts and Heritage St Albert, has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, welcoming and skilled individual. This contr...

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Royal Alberta Museum hiring Marketing Officer

Are you passionate about culture and interested and skilled in marketing? If so, the Royal Alberta Museum has the perfect opportunity for you!...

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Strathmore Regional Arts Collective Call to Artists

Strathmore Regional Arts Collective is putting out a call to artists for the 2nd Annual Arts & Sounds in the Park Festival taking place during Alberta...

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Call for Submissions - World Vision Canada

As part of the Alberta Campaign for Children (www.worldvision.ca), World Vision is hosting an exhibition in Edmonton featuring the art of Alberta resi...

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Audition - Small Calgary Ensemble seeking Female Vocalists

Blend Vocal Association, a twelve-voice women’s vocal ensemble, is currently holding auditions for alto vocalists for the upcoming season. This Calga...

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