News Talk 770 and Theatre Calgary present A Thousand Splendid Suns, from March 7 - April 1.
Based on the bestselling novel by the author of The Kite Runner, this hauntingly beautiful story reveals the strength of the human spirit. In war-torn Afghanistan, two women are brought together by fate and cruelty. Together they will forge an unlikely friendship that leads to an act of unbreakable love.
News Talk 770 and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra present Sir James Galway & Friends - The Legacy Tour at the Jack Singer Concert Hall on Saturday, April 1 at 8pm.
Globally renowned as "the man with the golden flute"! A flawless interpreter of the classical flute repertoire, Sir James Galway has also crested the popular music charts, his appeal transcends musical boundaries. Hugely influential, with over 30 million recordings sold worldwide, his legendary expressive style spans an extensive range of genres.
Tickets are on sale now for $55.
Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal Gate Southwest, Calgary, AB, Canada
News Talk 770 welcomes Guilty Pleasures at the Bella Concert Hall in the Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, on April 2.
Everyone has a guilty pleasure. Whether it’s watching reality TV or singing your favourite Disney hits in the shower, it’s time to turn off the water and let your guilty pleasure shine.
Calgary’s English-language opera company, Cowtown Opera invites you to laugh at their musical parody of the ABC show The Bachelor, then sing along to hits from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Frozen, The Lion King and many more! All the magic of Disney… with all the comforts of home!
Please note we no longer offer rush-seating options to our concert season events. Please purchase tickets well in advance to secure your seats.
Arts Commons, 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, AB, Canada
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of one of the most important rock and roll concerts in music history, Annerin Production’s The Last Waltz Remembered re-captures the magic of The Band’s farewell concert with home-grown Canadian talent starring the Russell Broom House Band, Corb Lund, Matt Anderson and Amy Helm (daughter of legendary Band vocalist and drummer, Levon Helm). The Last Waltz Remembered all-star lineup will tackle the biggest songs from that fateful night in 1976 like Helpless, The Weight, Caravan, Forever Young, Up on Cripple Creek, The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down and I Shall be Released while paying homage to the artists that created them.
Staged in intimate venues, this rare look into rock and roll history with a modern twist is one show audiences won’t want to miss! The Last Waltz Remembered comes to the Jack Singer Concert Hall in Arts Commons on April 5!
News Talk 770 and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra present Rush Hour: Time-Crunched: The Unfinished Symphony at the Jack Singer Concert Hall on Thursday, April 6 at 6:30pm.
Lush with expressive melody and vivid harmonies, the "Unfinished" Symphony is one of Schubert's defining works. He composed two remarkable movements, but it remains unclear why he never quite got around to completing it as he lived another six years. A product of procrastination, perhaps, yet admired as a Romantic masterpiece.
Tickets are on sale now, starting at $25.
News Talk 770 and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra present Classical Vienna: Mozart, Hadyn and Schubert at the Jack Singer Concert Hall on Saturday, April 8 at 8pm.
Vienna and the city’s famed composers are the stars of this concert with Schubert’s expressive “Unfinished” Symphony a bonafide Classical blockbuster. Charles Richard-Hamelin has won numerous international awards for his prodigious talent and dazzles on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23, while the Orchestra’s Principal Bassoon Christopher Sales performs Mozart’s virtuosic Concerto.
Tickets are on sale now, starting at $20.
News Talk 770 presents “Crazy For You” to Theatre Calgary from April 18 – May 20.
When a young banker is sent to the sleepy town of Dreadrock to foreclose a rundown theatre, his heart and his life are turned completely upside down. This hilarious song-and-dance extravaganza features the classics “I Got Rhythm,” “Someone to Watch Over Me,” and “Nice Work If You Can Get It.” High-energy fun!
News Talk 770 welcomes "Modern Vaudevillians" to DJD Dance Centre from April 20 - May 6, 2017.
Evening performaces at 8pm
Matinee performances at 2pm
“I’m very excited for Modern Vaudevillians. The form of Vaudeville has such a rich and sometimes sordid history, with roots in circus, burlesque, minstrel and medicine shows, Vaudeville grew to huge popularity during the early part of the last century.DJD looks forward to exploring this world and putting our own twist on it. We will be joined by guests from the Calgary community and beyond. It will be a boisterous, disorderly, exceptionally fun evening.” – Kimberley Cooper
Artistic Director – Kimberley Cooper.
Performed by the DJD Dancers with guest artists and live music.
Musical Director – Rubim de Toledo.
Modern Vaudvillians Gala Performance: April 27 at 6:30pm
The Gala will include Cocktails, Hors d’oeuvres and many other fun surprises. All Gala ticket buyers will receive a tax receipt of $25 which will be issued after the event.
DJD shares the stage with a variety of acts that will dazzle you, draw you in and fling you back out. Be ready to be taken. By surprise. An extravaganza for the curious who crave a little extra in their ordinary.
Performed by the DJD Dancers with guest artists and live music.
Throughout its more than 30-year history, DJD has become well-known throughout Canada and beyond, as one of the only professional dance companies with jazz music and dance as its raison d’etre. DJD has created more than 60 original productions since its inception, many with live music. DJD also runs Calgary's largest recreational dance school. In the spring of 2016, a wonderful new cultural asset opened in Calgary - the stunning new $26 million DJD Dance Centre.
News Talk 770 welcomes “Dixie’s Tupperware Party”, an Off-Broadway production at the Event Centre in the Grey Eagle Resort and Casino on June 1!
Our exclusive pre-sale runs from Friday, January 20 at 10am until Saturday, January 21 at 10pm. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, January 23 at 10am, starting at $29.50.
Dixie Longate, the fast-talking Tupperware Lady, packed up her catalogues, left her children in an Alabama trailer park and took Off-Broadway by storm! Now, join Dixie as she travels the country throwing good ol’fashioned Tupperware Parties filled with outrageously funny tales, heartfelt accounts, FREE giveaways, audience participation and the most fabulous assortment of Tupperware ever sold on a theater stage. Loaded with laughs and the most up-to-date products available for purchase, see for yourself how Ms. Longate became a member of the illustrious “#1 Tupperware Seller in the World” Club, as she educates her guests on the many alternative uses she has discovered for her plastic products!
This is not your grandmother’s Tupperware Party!