Edmonton: May 3 - 28
5 Waves of Inspiration
Alberta Council for the Ukrainian Arts, in partnership with Art Gallery of Alberta, presents an exhibition celebrating five waves of Ukrainian immigration to Canada and the inspiration and influence that Ukrainian artists have had on the arts community in Alberta. The richness of Ukrainian-Canadian visual art is represented by pieces from the collections of the Ukrainian Canadian Archives and Museum of Alberta, Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Alberta Branch, Bohdan Medwidsky Ukrainian Folklore Archives, Basilian Fathers Museum, Ukrainian Catholic Women's League of Canada Museum, Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village, Shevchenko Foundation, and Ukrainian Shumka Dancers.
Edmonton | June 23 - July 2
Edmonton International Jazz Festival
The TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival features more than 50 live music experiences from around the world with over 250 artists in 8 venues in Edmonton, including a selection of some of the city's best local talent. This year's headline event features Grammy® Award-winners Dianne Reeves and Billy Childs in a double-bill concert at the Winspear Centre June 25.
Edmonton | July 20 - August 13
Cirque du Soleil presents Kurios
Cirque du Soleil returns to Edmonton with its most acclaimed touring show, Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities™. Performed under the iconic blue-and-yellow Big Top, Kurios is a tale in which time comes to a complete stop, transporting the audience inside a fantasy world where everything is possible.