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Link to 2020 Alberta Playwriting Competition

2020 Alberta Playwriting Competition

Date: Mar 3, 2020

2020 Alberta Playwriting Competition (presented in association with Theatre Alberta) provides $5000 for the most outstanding play by an Albertan.

Deadline: Mar 31, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Concert | Celtic Connection **RESCHEDULED**

Concert | Celtic Connection **RESCHEDULED**

Date: Mar 3, 2020

Celebrate Canada’s Celtic roots and influence on our music & culture with Mount Royal Kantorei ,the Calgary Fiddlers & Blakey O’Brien Irish Dancers.

Deadline: Apr 6, 2020 - 7:30 pm

Link to Flamenco Guitar Classes

Flamenco Guitar Classes

Date: Feb 29, 2020

Flamenco guitar classes at Dance Code, Sundays from 12-1 p.m.
Link to Flamenco Dance Classes

Flamenco Dance Classes

Date: Feb 29, 2020

Flamenco dance classes - Sunday’s at Dance Code, 12-1 p.m.
Link to Budget 2020

Budget 2020

Date: Feb 28, 2020

On February 27, the Alberta government announced details of its 2020-21 budget.
Link to Work of the Week: "Leap of Faith" by Robert Spaith

Work of the Week: "Leap of Faith" by Robert Spaith

Date: Feb 28, 2020

This week's Work of the Week is "Leap of Faith" by Robert Spaith.
Link to Leighton Art Centre Announces a Fresh Crop of Art, Craft & Nature Workshops

Leighton Art Centre Announces a Fresh Crop of Art, Craft & Nature Workshops

Date: Feb 26, 2020

There's something for everyone during the spring 2020 workshop season at this scenic and historic Foothills arts centre.
Link to Call for Submissions | Perspectives from Within

Call for Submissions | Perspectives from Within

Date: Feb 24, 2020

This call seeks artwork in any media that critically engages with mental health in the broadest sense.

Deadline: Apr 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to The Kathleen & Russell Lane Canadian Art Award

The Kathleen & Russell Lane Canadian Art Award

Date: Feb 24, 2020

This $1,000 award is for Canadian students working in visual arts. It will be applied directly to tuition.

Deadline: Jun 30, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call to artists who want to participate in Artsy Mondays, Writer Wednesdays, or Film Fridays

Call to artists who want to participate in Artsy Mondays, Writer Wednesdays, or Film Fridays

Date: Feb 24, 2020

Artist, curator & filmmaker Alexis Marie Chute seeks applications from artists who would like to participate in interviews for her creative blog.

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