This interest group attends theatre performances in a variety of venues in Calgary. The plays are chosen in advance to allow group members who wish to an opportunity to do research before viewing. The group gathers for conversation after the production in a nearby coffee spot. The sharing of personal reflections and responses is encouraged.
|Sept. 18, ||"Mickey & Judy" at Lunchbox Theatre at 12:00|
|Oct. 7||"The Wolves" a co-production by Verb Theatre and Calgary Young People's Theatre |
at Pumphouse Theatre at 2:00
|Oct. 20||"Antigone Lives" produced by the School of Creative and Performing Arts |
at U of C at 7:30
|Nov. 8||"Brave Girl" |
at Lunchbox Theatre at 12:00
|Jan. 23||"Hammered Hamlet" a Shakespeare Company production in partnership with One Yellow Rabbit's High Performance Rodeo.|
It will be performed at Royal Canadian Legion. Branch #1 at 7:30
|Feb. 23||"Smoke" a Downstage production |
at Big Secret Theatre at 2:00
| Apr. 6|| "Hamlet: a Ghost Story", a co-production of the Shakespeare Company and Vertigo Theatre in the Studio at 2:30|
| May 19|| "The Invisible: Agents of Ungentlemanly Warfare" produced by Catalyst Theatre at the citadel and performed at Vertigo Theatre at 2:00|
Information about ticketing, location, research links etc. is emailed to group members before each play.
The co-facilitators are Zina Barnieh and Brenda Falle.
Brenda Falle has led Elderhostel tours in Calgary and area for many years and volunteered for various downtown theatre companies for more than a decade, and Zina Barnieh has taught in the Drama Department at the University of Calgary, published material in that field, and been involved in community theatre as an actress and a director.
To register for this interest group, please send an email to : Facilitator
Drop-Ins are most welcome, no registration restrictions.
Prior to registering, you must be a member of CALL.