Edmonton | July 8 - 17
Get ready to smile! The Edmonton International Street Performers' Festival features more than 1,500 outdoor performances from an international cast of dynamic street artists. Prepare for amazement and inspiration as a lineup of over 40 professional performers, including rovers, dancers, comedy characters, musicians, magicians, jugglers and more, takes over Churchill square for 10 days of endless fun in the summer sun!
Edmonton: July 12-17 | Calgary: July 19-24
Direct from Broadway comes Newsies, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards® for Best Score and Best Choreography, Newsies is filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of song and dance. Based on true events, Newsies tells the captivating story of a band of underdogs who become unlikely heroes when they stand up to the most powerful men in New York. It’s a rousing tale about fighting for what’s right and staying true to who you are.
Edmonton | July 28
Dîner en Blanc
For one magical night, Dîner en Blanc celebrates the Edmonton summer with style, panache, good friends, fine food, traditional etiquette, amazing music, and a new secret location. Don your most elegant whites and prepare for the most memorable night of 2016!
Edmonton | August 30
Bottom Line Productions presents Ruslana
Ruslana, the best-selling Ukrainian international recording artist of all time, performs her first full indoor concert performance in Western Canada for one show only, joined by the Shumka dancers as special guests. Ruslana swept the 2004 Eurovision Song Contest with more than 100 million worldwide viewers. Her winning single and subsequent album Wild Dances saw widespread acclaim, dominating 14 different charts throughout Europe for 97 weeks.
Sherwood Park | Wednesdays until August 31
Festival Place Patio Series
Rain or shine, every Wednesday night two outstanding and eclectic acts from across Alberta, Canada and the globe play the Festival Place Patio overlooking beautiful Broadmoor Lake Park. The beverages will be chilled and the BBQ fired up, ready for you to enjoy night of relaxation, refreshments and outstanding music!
Calgary: Sept. 6-11 | Edmonton: Sept. 13-18
The Book of Mormon
This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Now with standing room only productions in London, on Broadway, and across North America, The Book of Mormon has truly become an international sensation. Contains explicit language.