What to look forward to
Mainstage shows are between 20 and 55 minutes long, and are teacher-directed. All shows have had a prior performance run at their respective schools. Up to three shows are presented every night at the University Theatre. Tickets will be available for $15 at the University Box Office 30 minutes before showtime.
Studio performances feature the presentation & adjudication of largely student-generated, experimental or original work. Six different shows are presented twice every afternoon in the Reeve Theatre.
Workshops feature some of the premier theatre artists in the city, and are given twice every day to ensure you get the opportunity to take the ones you want.
POST SECONDARY PRESENTATIONS
The University of Calgary will be in the Matthews Theatre from 5 – 6:30pm on Wednesday May 1st.
Rosebud School of the Arts will be in the Matthews Theatre from 5 – 6pm on Thursday May 2nd.
Hello everyone, The Drama Fest executive has decided to make the difficult decision to cancel Drama Fest this year. Even in the unlikely event that we would be allowed to run this event in 6 weeks’ time, it would put undue stress on teachers and students who will need all their resources to make up[…]
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Wednesday May 1st, University of Calgary in the Mathews Theatre at 5PM Thinking of post-secondary Theatre? Come out to our information session and find out why you should consider staying local! We will give you an overview of our Drama Programming, as well as, an overview of opportunities for Interdisciplinary Programming. Perhaps, even more importantly,[…]
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