Find out what's happening in the Alberta arts community. You never know what you'll discover! 

  • Click the image or the title to view each News story. Click blue buttons or pink tags to browse related stories.
  • Disclaimer
  • Individuals and organizations posting and/or viewing information on the AFA newsfeed do so at their own risk. The AFA does not guarantee the accuracy of any information posted on the newsfeed. The posting of a listing is not an endorsement by the AFA of the submitting organization or individual, or any organization or individual identified in the listing. The AFA recommends that those viewing the newsfeed conduct their own research of organizations and individuals that post on the website, when listings are related to youth.
  • Please review the full AFA news feed Terms of Use.

tagged with:

Link to Call for Submissions | Music Video

Call for Submissions | Music Video

Date: Apr 1, 2020

Looking for an experimental artist to either create or facilitate through their connections the making of a music video.

Deadline: May 1, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Performance | Kalyna: A 25th Anniversary Production

Performance | Kalyna: A 25th Anniversary Production

Date: Mar 11, 2020

Viter is proud to premiere “Kalyna: A 25th Anniversary Production” on Sunday, May 17, 2020.

Deadline: May 17, 2020 - 7:30 pm

Link to Job Opportunity | Program Coordinator with the Alberta  Band Association

Job Opportunity | Program Coordinator with the Alberta Band Association

Date: Mar 9, 2020

The Alberta Band Association is currently seeking a half-time (20 hours per week) Program Coordinator.

Deadline: May 11, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Save the Date: Evolution of the Arts in a Digital World Symposium 2020

Save the Date: Evolution of the Arts in a Digital World Symposium 2020

Date: Feb 10, 2020

On June 22 & 23, 2020, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra is hosting a two-day symposium featuring presenters with expertise in digital technologies.

Deadline: Jun 22, 2020 - 8:00 am

Link to Alberta country music star wins JUNO

Alberta country music star wins JUNO

Date: Mar 18, 2019

Congratulations to Alberta recording artist Brett Kissel who won the JUNO for the 2019 Country Album of the Year!
Link to Artists featured at Alberta House during the 2018 Grey Cup Festival

Artists featured at Alberta House during the 2018 Grey Cup Festival

Date: Nov 21, 2018

Alberta House showcased live music, acts, personalities and some special CFL guests, as part of the Festival in downtown Edmonton, Nov.21-24.
Link to Troy Kokol nominated for 2018 Indigenous Music Award

Troy Kokol nominated for 2018 Indigenous Music Award

Date: Apr 6, 2018

A former AFA funding recipient, Troy's album Lonely Ghost was nominated for 2018 Best Folk Album. Awards will be announced on May 18 in Winnipeg.
Link to Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Date: Mar 28, 2018

The Government of Alberta is investing $9.3 million to improve the Northern and Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditoriums.
Link to The Calgary Boys' Choir's Founding Artistic Director, Douglas Parnham, has passed away

The Calgary Boys' Choir's Founding Artistic Director, Douglas Parnham, has passed away

Date: Mar 5, 2018

The Calgary Boys’ Choir is sad to report that its founding artistic director, Douglas Parnham, has died. He was 92 years old.