Recent Blog Posts

Why Alberta Audiences are different from any other in Canada.

Read my Q&A with Jean Grand-Maître, Nicole Mion, Les Sereda and Brian Webb on The Dance Current website.

The Art of Balance: Life of a Theatre Professional

My guest series blog post for Arts Commons.

How Will Calgary’s Arts Commons Expansion Effect Dance in the City?

Read my article on The Dance Current website.

Recent Reviews

Broadway Across Canada’s Jesus Christ Superstar’s details are lost in the noise

I’m going to start this review with a confession. I don’t know the storyline for Jesus Christ Superstar and all that I know about it is the main song. That’s it. I walked into Broadway Across Canada’s production this past week, completely blind but knowing that this production got rave reviews in London and there […]

Smart, funny and witty: Theatre Calgary’s ‘The Importance of being Earnest’

“Everything in moderation, including moderation.” This Oscar Wilde quote is a stand out line from The Importance of Being Earnest and is one of the lines in the play that Theatre Calgary’s Artistic Director Stafford Arima picked out of the show. It seems to capture the spirit of this production of Wilde’s famous play. It’s witty, funny […]

Cowgirl Up is a production that is still finding its legs.

Alberta Theatre Projects has been waiting a long time to put on Cowgirl Up. It was meant to be mounted back in March of 2020. It has been nurtured and developed since then to see its premiere in 2022. Anna Chatterton’s play, inspired by some fierce cowgirls who were some of the finest barrel racers, […]