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Shadow Theatre Presents Tiny Beautiful Things

@ Varscona Theatre

Ticketed Event

Apr 24 - May 12 2024

Music Theatre

King of the Hill

@ Grindstone Theatre

Ticketed Event

Jan 31 - May 29 2024

Theatre Music

The 11 O’clock Number: Season 12

@ Grindstone Theatre // 9:00 pm

Ticketed Event

Feb 3 - May 25 2024

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A bright shop interior with prints and pottery items on display.
Photo by Jay Walker

Our shop

Explore Edmonton’s local box office and art shop, where you can connect with our thriving arts community.

Two street performers appear dressed as tree-like creatures, one on stilts towers over the other majestically
Festival in a Box parade at Queen Mary Park, photo by Levi Manchak

Our community programming

From the long, warm days of summer to the bright and chilly days of winter, there are over 150 performances and arts events brought to you by the Edmonton Arts Council every year.

Current opportunities

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EAC’s RFQ for the Soccer Centre Murals Public Art Project closes on April 222024

Grants & Funding

AFA: Artists and Education Funding

This funding supports Alberta schools by subsidizing fees of professional Alberta artists of any artistic discipline that provide interactive arts residency projects for grades K‑12. Due May 1

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Government of Alberta: Costume Coordinator

This position produces and acquires historically representative garments from various eras, issues costumes and educates interpreters on correct appearance and costume care, and maintains garments through proper storage, cleaning and repair. Closing Date: May 62024

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Calls to artists

Call for Nominations for the 11th Parliamentary Poet Laureate

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 11th Parliamentary Poet Laureate. Those selected to be Poets laureate have made a significant contribution to Canada’s literary community through their poetry, which can be written or spoken poetry of any genre. 

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