Theatre Articles

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

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“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.

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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, […]