Oct
28
11:00am11:00am

Relaxed Performance - Madagascar

Storybook Theatre presents Madagascar

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.  Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Musical  - Approx. 60 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 3 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1 or click through the button below

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Nov
1
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpreted - Sisters: The Belles Soeurs Musical

Theatre Calgary presents Sisters: The Belles Soeurs Musical

In 1960s Montreal, Germaine Lauzon, a working-class housewife, has just won the jackpot – one million trading stamps. But who can she trust when her jealous family and neighbours come over for a stamp- sticking party? This joyous windfall of humour, heart, and music is sure to pay off!

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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Nov
6
12:00pm12:00pm

Audio Description & Touch Tour - Flight Risk

Lunchbox Theatre presents Flight Risk

Hank Dunfield is on the verge of his 100th birthday. Sarah, the new nurse at his care facility is determined to help him celebrate this milestone, even though Hank doesn’t want anything to do with it. As their relationship unfolds Hank reveals his past as a tail gunner during the Second World War. When Sarah finally gets to the heart of Hank’s pain and sorrow he opens up to her and is finally able to find the peace he has desperately been seeking. Inspired by the true story of a Calgary WWII Veteran

RUNNING TIME: ONE ACT, 50 minutes

LOCATION: Lunchbox Theatre, 160 9 Ave Se

FOR TICKETS CALL 403-265-4292 x 0

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Nov
11
11:00am11:00am

Relaxed Performance - Madagascar

Storybook Theatre presents Madagascar

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.  Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Musical  - Approx. 60 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 3 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1 or click through the button below

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Nov
26
1:00pm 1:00pm

Audio Description & Touch Tour - Charlotte's Web

Alberta Theatre Projects presents Charlotte's web

Back by popular demand, ATP brings E.B. White’s classic children’s book about the unlikely friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a spider called Charlotte to the stage this holiday season. The music-filled adaptation follows Wilbur from his beginnings as a scrawny piglet who’s spared from becoming pork chops by a young girl named Fern. But as he grows and begins to cost his owners a fortune in feed, it will take help from all his new farmyard friends to save his life again, including the miraculous talents of a very special grey spider.

LOCATION: Martha Cohen Theatre at Arts Commons, 205 8th Ave SE

To buy tickets for the call ATP's ticket office at 403-294-7402 or by selecting the “audio described” ticket type on the ticket purchase page.

For more information visit:  http://atplive.com/whats-on/calendar/accessible-performances/

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Nov
28
11:30am11:30am

Relaxed Performance - Charlotte's Web Student Matinnee

Alberta Theatre Projects presents Charlotte's web

Back by popular demand, ATP brings E.B. White’s classic children’s book about the unlikely friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a spider called Charlotte to the stage this holiday season. The music-filled adaptation follows Wilbur from his beginnings as a scrawny piglet who’s spared from becoming pork chops by a young girl named Fern. But as he grows and begins to cost his owners a fortune in feed, it will take help from all his new farmyard friends to save his life again, including the miraculous talents of a very special grey spider.

LOCATION: Martha Cohen Theatre at Arts Commons, 205 8th Ave SE

For interested school or groups please contact Talore Peterson, Youth Engagement Manager at tpeterson@atplive.com or 403-294-7475 ext. 1098

For more information please visit http://atplive.com/whats-on/calendar/accessible-performances/

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Nov
30
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpretation - A Christmas Carol

Theatre Calgary presents A Christmas Carol

Theatre Calgary’s annual production of Dickens’ classic tale has become a favourite holiday tradition. Let Tiny Tim, and the Spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future melt your heart with kindness and rejoice in the music of the season.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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Dec
2
2:00pm 2:00pm

Relaxed Performance - A Christmas Carol

Theatre Calgary presents A Christmas Carol

Theatre Calgary’s annual production of Dickens’ classic tale has become a favourite holiday tradition. Let Tiny Tim, and the Spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future melt your heart with kindness and rejoice in the music of the season.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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Dec
6
11:00am11:00am

Relaxed Performance - The Wizard of Oz

Storybook Theatre presents The Wizard of Oz

This classic tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been entertaining audiences for generations and in the StoryBook adaptation it will be reinvented for a smaller cast to tell the same story in a new and revisioned way!

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Dec
7
6:30pm 6:30pm

Relaxed Performance - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Storybook Theatre presents A Charlie Brown Christmas

Join us as we create a bit of Christmas magic to the world of the Peanuts. This two act musical will feature highlights from the Tony Award Winning musical "You're A Good Man Charlie Brown" as well as bringing the classic animated television special A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS to life.  Meet the gang and watch this fun filled comic strip style musical bring Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts Gang to the stage and join them in discovering the true meaning of Christmas!

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Vertigo Studio Theatre - 115 9 Ave SE

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Dec
12
12:00pm12:00pm
ASL

ASL Interpretation - The Santaland Diaries

Lunchbox Theatre presents The Santaland Diaries

His name is Crumpet and he'll tell you the truth about Santaland. An out of work and broke actor in New York city takes a job as an elf in Macy's Santaland Village. The behind-the-scenes reality of holiday cheer is not the blissful peppermint dream that he had imagined. Fortunately, he's willing to share his hilarious horror story publicly. Based on David Sedaris' hilarious book chronicling his outlandish experience working as an elf in a Macy's Santaland, The Santaland Diaries is a one-man riff on one elf's truly odd encounters with his fellow man. A Christmas comedy for the little bit of humbug in all of us.

RUNNING TIME: ONE ACT PLAY: 50 minutes

Location: Lunchbox Theatre, 160 9 Ave SE

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Dec
16
2:00pm 2:00pm

Relaxed Performance - The Wizard of Oz

Storybook Theatre presents The Wizard of Oz

This classic tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been entertaining audiences for generations and in the StoryBook adaptation it will be reinvented for a smaller cast to tell the same story in a new and revisioned way!

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Dec
17
2:00pm 2:00pm

Relaxed Performance - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Storybook Theatre presents A Charlie Brown Christmas

Join us as we create a bit of Christmas magic to the world of the Peanuts. This two act musical will feature highlights from the Tony Award Winning musical "You're A Good Man Charlie Brown" as well as bringing the classic animated television special A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS to life.  Meet the gang and watch this fun filled comic strip style musical bring Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts Gang to the stage and join them in discovering the true meaning of Christmas!

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Vertigo Studio Theatre - 115 9 Ave SE

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Feb
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Relaxed Performance - The Outsiders

Storybook Theatre presents The Outsiders

This entirely practical stage adaptation deals with real people, seen through the eyes of young Ponyboy, a Greaser on the wrong side of life, caught up in territorial battles between the have-it-made rich kids—the Socs—and his tough, underprivileged "greaser" family and friends.

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Play- Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 12 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Feb
21
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpreted - Twelfth Night

Theatre Calgary presents Twelfth Night

Twins Viola and Sebastian are separated in a shipwreck and forced to find their way in a strange new land on their own. Fortunately, Illyria holds much misadventure, love, and laughter for them both. This refreshing take on Shakespeare’s classic comedy will leave you rolling in the aisles and begging for a thirteenth night.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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Mar
7
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpretation - Constellations

Alberta Theatre Projects presents Constellations

An international hit on Broadway and in London’s West End, Constellations is a spellbinding love story about an unlikely romance between Roland, a beekeeper, and Marianne, a physicist. After a chance encounter at a barbeque brings them together the possibility of a spark seems unlikely, but what happens next defies the limits of our understanding of time and space. Unfolding in a series of parallel moments over the course of their relationship, the play explores the infinite trajectories that love can take to bring us together or pull us apart.

LOCATION: Martha Cohen Theatre at Arts Commons, 205 8th Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 80 minutes

To buy tickets for the call ATP's ticket office at 403-294-7402 or by selecting the “audio described” ticket type on the ticket purchase page.

For more information visit:  http://atplive.com/whats-on/calendar/accessible-performances/

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Mar
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Relaxed Performance - To Dream Again

Storybook Theatre presents To Dream Again

TO DREAM AGAIN is a magical, enchanting, emotive and playful show full of surprises, twist and turns. Mixing the magic with the normal the story follows a nine-year-old girl, Sophie, who reaches out to her parents, DEMETRIUS and HELENA, trying to make them, through her stories, recapture the moment when they were young and in love.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Play  - Approx. 75 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 8 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Mar
28
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpreted - The Humans

Theatre Calgary presents The Humans

Peer inside a duplex tenement apartment in New York City’s Chinatown as the Blake family gathers for Thanksgiving. It isn’t long until old tensions boil over and personal secrets are laid on the table. One of the most critically-acclaimed plays from Broadway in recent years, The Humans is definitely something to be thankful for.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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Apr
26
7:00pm 7:00pm

Relaxed Performance - Huck Fin

Storybook Theatre presents Huck Finn

Huck and his pal Tom Sawyer just can’t stop getting into mischief. And when it turns out to be profitable, Huck’s Pa wants in on the action. So much so that he locks Huck in a shed. Managing to escape the makeshift prison, Huck decides he would be better off floating down the river away from home. Along the way, he comes across Jim, a slave escaped from Huck’s aunt’s place. Opening Huck’s mind to the reality of slavery, the journey downriver with Jim is a real education for Huck. Full of adventure, good old-fashioned fun, and some vital life lessons, this American classic is s treat to share with your family.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Play with Music  - Approx. 90 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 12 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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May
16
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpreted - The Secret Garden

Theatre Calgary presents The Secret Garden

This beloved classic children’s book comes beautifully to life in this stunning Broadway musical. A young orphan girl is sent to live with her reclusive uncle on his dark and depressing estate. When she discovers the key to a neglected garden, she reawakens the magic locked inside the garden walls and her family’s heart.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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May
29
7:00pm 7:00pm

Relaxed Performance - Mary Poppins

Storybook Theatre presents Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers and astonishing stagecraft. This show is a perfect opportunity to showcase a strong, iconic female performer, as well as unique special effects and illusions.

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Jun
2
2:00pm 2:00pm

Relaxed Performance - Mary Poppins

storybook theatre presents mary poppins

Mary Poppins is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers and astonishing stagecraft. This show is a perfect opportunity to showcase a strong, iconic female performer, as well as unique special effects and illusions.

RUNNING TIME: Two Act Musical  - Approx. 120 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 6 & Up

LOCATION: Beddington Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Jun
16
11:00am11:00am

Relaxed Performance - Ty Rex King of 3rd Grade

Storybook Theatre presents Ty Rex King of 3rd Grade

Ty is an average 3rd grader. He’s got an overactive imagination, he loves dinosaurs, and he’s got one week to create an epic story with his archenemy. Ty Rex: King of Third Grade brings imagination to life on stage, while showing us that two opposites can give us pure magic.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Play  - Approx. 60 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 3 & Up

LOCATION: Vertigo Studio Theatre - 115 9 Ave SE

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1

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Oct
12
6:30pm 6:30pm

Relaxed Performance - Pinkalicious

Storybook Theatre presents Pinkalicious

This is the tale, based on the popular book by Victoria Kann and Elizabeth Kann, of Pinkalicious, who can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe – a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this pink predicament.

RUNNING TIME: One Act Musical  - Approx. 60 minutes

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES: 3 & Up

LOCATION: Arts Commons - Engineered Air Theatre - 205 8 Ave SE

FOR TICKETS CALL (403) 216-0808 ext.1 OR CLICK BELOW

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Oct
3
7:30pm 7:30pm

Audio Description & Touch Tour - Nine Dragons

Vertigo Theatre presents Nine Dragons

Image Description: The poster for Nine Dragons, black and white with red lettering, a scroll of paper with Chinese writing and bullets strewn on top. End description.

Image Description: The poster for Nine Dragons, black and white with red lettering, a scroll of paper with Chinese writing and bullets strewn on top. End description.

When an upper-class European girl is found murdered on the seedy side of Kowloon, ambitious Chinese police detective Tommy Lam is on the case.  But faced with corruption and the prejudice of his superiors, how far will Tommy go in the pursuit of justice?  Join us for the World Premiere of this new Canadian crime thriller developed by Vertigo Theatre, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre and Gateway Theatre.

LOCATION: The Vertigo Theatre Playhouse - 115 - 9th Avenue SE 

RUNNING TIME: 2 Hours

TICKETS: To celebrate the first audio described performance Vertigo Theatre has generously provided complimentary tickets to the Good Host program. There is a limited number of audio devices available, to reserve a complimentary ticket and device e-mail good@insideouttheatre.com or call 403-828-4801

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Sep
27
7:30pm 7:30pm
ASL

ASL Interpreted - Blow Wind High Water

Theatre Calgary presents the world premiere of Sharon Pollocks Blow Wind High Water

A raging flood threatens three generations of Calgarians as they struggle to come together to keep from going under. With a surging river and an aged patriarch trapped in time, the family attempts to create a legacy worth inheriting by future generations. A profound, playful, and magical new Canadian play.

LOCATION: The Max Bell Theatre at Arts Commons 205 8 Ave SE

RUNNING TIME: 2 hours, including intermission

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