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Wednesday, September 25th


Free Doc Screening: Terms and Conditions May Apply

NUTV's Movie's That Matter, 7pm, admission by donation benefiting the Campus Food Bank ($5 - $10 suggested) or free for students with ID. Gallery Hall in the Taylor Family Digital Library
University of Calgary September 25, 2013
CIFF capsule reviews

Calgary International Film Festival

opening gala Sept 19 with Don McKellar's "The Grand Seduction," $75. for complete schedule & tickets
None September 19 - 29, 2013

(U.S.A., 2013)

Dir. Dave Carroll

Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m.;
Sept. 21, 2:45 p.m.
Globe Cinema

Moving is typically painful because, when it’s all done, you’ve exercised muscles you didn’t know existed. Bending Steel, director ...

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Blues / Jazz

Brian Sharron

Every: Thursday, Friday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday at Hotel Blackfoot


5-8pm, International Hotel
Every: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday

Tony Kaye Trio hosts jam

Every: Wednesday at Murdoch's Bar and Grill

Dance / DJ / Electronic

Because You're Young with DJ Benjamin Nymphet

record party
Every: Wednesday at Broken City

DJ Cain.1 with guests

Every: Wednesday at Dancing Sasquatch (Banff)

Dj T-Rex

Every: Wednesday at The D

God Save the Queen with DJ Sideshow Sid

Every: Wednesday at Commonwealth Bar & Stage

Johanna Sillanpaa/Kyemara & Sheldon Zandboer

Every: Thursday, Friday, Tuesday, Wednesday at Rush

Monthly guest DJs

(house, techno, old school)
Every: Wednesday at Habitat Living Sound

Northern Lights with Sergio Levels, Crimson & Kroun

Every: Wednesday at HiFi Club

Sled Island and Local 510 present Psychotic Reaction - 4 djs playing song-for-song

DJ Tim Woolvett, Carl Cassidy, Teddy Celebration, Dj Djewel. 8pm, free.
Local 510 September 25, 2013

Folk / Country

Carla Olive hosts open mic

Every: Wednesday at Mikey's Juke Joint & Eatery

Staggered Pints

Every: Wednesday at Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub

Tim Leacock & Kit Johnson host open mic

Every: Wednesday at Ironwood Stage & Grill

You Never Know Who Might Show Up hosts singalong

Every: Wednesday at Riverbend Station Neighborhood Pub

Fred Penner

tix at Sloth, TM & The Gatweay
Gateway September 25, 2013

New Age / Experimental

Mandala at Fort Calgary

Tibetan monk Tenzin Tsundu-la will create a Green Tara Mandala for the people of Calgary who were impacted by the 2013 flood. Daily at 9am. Bow River ceremony Sept. 27, 3pm
Fort Calgary September 20 - 27, 2013

R&B / Hip hop

The Claw!!! with Cosmic & Bobby Lurk N' Bang

Every: Wednesday at Milk Tiger Lounge

Bliss N Eso with guests

$18.50 plus s/c at, TF, Sloth & Grassroots
Republik September 25, 2013

Rock / Pop

Crossfire Hurricane hosts open jam

Every: Wednesday at Sidetrack Stage & Grill - Shamrock Hotel

Doug Charters hosts open jam

Every: Wednesday at Border Crossing

Duncan Albert and friends host open jam

Every: Wednesday at Swig's Pub & Grill

Kyle McKearney hosts acoustic open jam

Every: Wednesday at Blind Beggar Pub

Sweet Mics with Sara

Every: Wednesday at Bar One

Ty Marshall Deere and Vance Alexander host open mic

Every: Wednesday at Denim Suburban Lounge

Frightened Rabbit with guests

$23.50 plus s/c at, TF & Sloth
MacEwan Ballroom September 25, 2013

Jessie Roads Band

Rose & Crown Banff September 25, 2013

World / Reggae / Latin

The Shaman with Mauricio Moreno

Every: Wednesday at Lolita's Lounge

ProArts@Noon - Calgary International Flamenco Festival
Cathedral Church of the Redeemer September 25, 2013


Oak Tree no longer joke free, thanks to Jupiter Comedy

Jupiter Comedy

Every: Wednesday at Oak Tree Tavern

The Jupiter Comedy ...
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Improv for audiences 101

Boardwalk Calgary Improv Festival

featuring Colin Mochrie, Bassprov, SAK, VTSL, Patti Stiles and more.
None September 18 - 29, 2013

Don’t worry — going to an improv show isn’t the same as being in an improv show. All the same, you just might end up onstage. If not, even rooted to your seat, you’re still an integral part of the show, and not ...

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Wordfest presents Amanda Lindhout with "A House in the Sky"

7pm, $20 at
Glenbow Museum September 25, 2013


Kim’s contrivance

Kim's Convenience presented by Theatre Calgary
Max Bell Theatre September 3 - 29, 2013

It’s not hard to see why Theatre Calgary opted to bring in Kim’s Convenience to launch its season. Originally an award-winning fringe fest production by newcomer Ins Choi and expanded by Toronto’s Soulpepper Productions, the production’s blend of race-based humour and ...

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I Love You Because presented by Stage West
Stage West September 5, 2013 - October 5, 2013

Our Town presented by Rosebud Theatre
Rosebud Theatre September 13 - October 19, 2013
Rampant racism In the Heat of the Night

In The Heat of The Night presented by Vertigo Theatre
Vertigo Theatre September 14 - October 13, 2013

Kate Newby says In the Heat of the Night, a play she is directing as Vertigo Theatre’s season opener, takes her back to her early years growing up in small-town Canada. Matt Pelfrey’s theatrical adaptation is based on John Ball’s 1965 novel ...

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Shopaholic Wedding Bells presented by Lunchbox Theatre

Thur-Sat at 12:10pm, Fri at 6:10pm, Sat 7:30pm. $22/$19,
Lunchbox Theatre September 16 - October 12, 2013
Shakespeare lean and mean

Titus Andronicus presented by The Shakespeare Company
Vertigo Theatre September 20 - October 5, 2013

Cannibalism. Rape. Filicide. The cutting out of tongues and the severing of hands and heads. A body count that tops 15.

With this list of atrocities attached to its plot, perhaps it’s no wonder that, historically, scholars have criticized Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus for ...

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An Evening at Fawlty Towers presented by Workshop Theatre

Tue-Sat at 7:30pm, Sat matinee at 2:30pm. $20-25 at
Pumphouse Theatre September 20 - 28, 2013

New Canadian Kid presented by Storybook Theatre

Tue-Sat 7pm, Sat & Sun morning/matinee at 11am & 2pm. $25/$20,
Beddington Heights Community Centre September 20 - October 5, 2013

Visual Arts

Picturing the Canadian Pacific Railway

Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies June 8 - October 13, 2013

Defending a Nation: Canada and the Korean War
Military Museums June 25 - December 1, 2013

7 Window Galleries featuring work by Bernadette McCormack, Jill Nuckles, Pascale Ouellet, Karen Scarlett & Tharrie Zietsman

artist's reception Aug 1, 5-8pm upper centre court. Window galleries
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts July 6 - September 29, 2013

Gallery of Alberta Media Arts (GAMA)

+15 Window
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts August 1 - October 28, 2013

Girls by Janine Bennett & Rachel Zwambag

closing reception Sept 19, 6pm, artist talk Ssept 5 at 6pm, Satellite Gallery
Untitled Art Society August 8 - September 30, 2013

Eleven Women Facing War by Nick Danziger

Founders' Gallery
Military Museums August 8 - December 2, 2013


Nickle Galleries August 9 - October 19, 2013

Approval Pending and Not to Scale by Joel Qualle

closing reception Sept 19, +15 Window
Alberta Printmakers Society August 15 - September 30, 2013

2013 MFA Graduating Exhibition

Nickle Galleries August 16 - September 28, 2013

Joy Around Me by Andie Wicherts

Blue Rock Gallery August 26, 2013 - September 26, 2013

Plastic Fantastic by Rosemary Brown

artist reception Oct 3, 5-8pm, Upper Centre Court, +15 Window
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts September 3 - October 5, 2013

Falling Angels by Guy Langevin

Alberta Printmakers Society September 4 - October 19, 2013

Pagentry of the Femina by Yvonne Kustec

Pith Gallery September 5 - 30, 2013

National Gallery of the Duchy of Jerald by Jerald Blackstock

Kawa Espresso Bar September 5 - 26, 2013

Phase Seven by Jillian Daschuk, Matthew Mark, Studio North, Nate McLeod, Kent Merriman Jr., Cassandra Paul & Lane Shordee

Truck September 6 - October 4, 2013

Inside Out of Words by Linda Carreiro

Parkade Project Space
Truck September 6 - November 16, 2013

Older & Overwhelmed by Sam Blanchard

The New Gallery September 6 - October 5, 2013

Where the Heart Is by M. Eileen Murray, Kirstin Lamb, Aron Hill & Viviane Mehr

Contemporary Calgary September 6 - October 26, 2013

Artificial Turf by Erika Lincoln

Contemporary Calgary September 6 - October 26, 2013

War in the Trenches: Otto Dix & A.Y. Jackson

Glenbow Museum September 7, 2013 - January 12, 2014

Made in Calgary: The 80s

C2 (formerly MOCA) September 7 - October 31, 2013

International Watercolour Exhibition

Leighton Art Centre September 7 - October 20, 2013
Reverberations of war

Transformations by A.Y. Jackson & Otto Dix

Glenbow Museum September 7, 2013 - January 12, 2014

War: “Just as it changes people, for good or bad, it changes nations for good or bad, it changes art, too, and that is something that has always happened. It’s a condition of being human, and it resonates, and sometimes we don’t see ...

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Breaking loose in the ’80s

Made In Calgary: The 1980s

Glenbow Museum September 7, 2013 - January 5, 2014

“What I wanted to do was to make sure that I represented the extraordinary diversity that started to happen in Calgary,” says Jeffrey Spalding of curating Made in Calgary: The 1980s. The exhibition is the Glenbow Museum’s latest instalment in its decade-by-decade survey of ...

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12 Tones by Gary James Joynes

artist reception Sept 14, 5-8pm Upper Centre Court, artist talk Sept 14 from 4-5pm
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts September 11 - 29, 2013

Open Seasons by Brad Woodfin & Light Within by Jean-Francois Gromaire

Christine Klassen Gallery September 12, 2013 - October 12, 2013

Artpoint Members Annual Fall Show

Artpoint Gallery & Studios Society September 12 - 28, 2013

Starting Over by Stephen Mueller

Satellite Gallery
Untitled Art Society September 13 - October 19, 2013

Instabilities by Ryan Sluggett

Trepanier Baer Gallery September 13 - October 5, 2013

Made in Calgary (1980-1989)

featuring work by Iain Baxter, Eric Cameron, Chris Cran, Ron Moppett, Caroll Taylor-Lindo & Evan Penny
Trepanier Baer Gallery September 13 - 30, 2013

So Far Gone by Austin Taylor

AVALANCHE! Institute of Contemporary Art September 13 - October 19, 2013

Within Range Ceramic Artist Trio - Susan Thorpe, Lisa McGrath & Mindy Andrews

Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies September 14 - October 23, 2013

Wanderlust by Reinhard Skoracki

Herringer Kiss Gallery September 14 - October 12, 2013

Feathered - art exhibition

work by Ross Lynem, Adele Woosley, Susan Thorpe
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery September 20 - October 12, 2013

Tune In, Turn On... by Franco DeFrancesca

Reception 1-4pm, running until Oct. 19
Newzones Gallery September 21 - October 19, 2013

Open Letters by Sophie Jodoin

Newzones Gallery September 21 - October 19, 2013

Bewabon Shilling - New works

Collector's Gallery of Art September 21 - October 15, 2013

Deborah Sears Calgary Allied Arts Foundation st(art) resident

reception Oct.3, 5-9pm
Art Central September 22 - November 9, 2013
Arts Seen - week of Sept 19, 2013

PHANTOM WING: a pre-demolition project

explore the soon to be demolished 1960s wing of the historic King Edward School.
King Edward School September 24 - 29, 2013

Following hot on the heels of the successful Wreck City, Calgary artists are taking over another space destined for demolition and turning it into a temporary exhibition. Phantom Wing ( is a self-organized project involving more than 30 artists, performers, musicians and curators ...

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Prairie Sentinels: The Art of the Grain Elevator from A.C. Leighton to the Present

Lougheed House September 25 - November 17, 2013

Dave Casey: Metaphoric Landscapes

presented by Art Forum Gallery, opening reception Wed. Oct. 2, 4:30-7:30pm.
Eight Avenue Place Winter Garden September 25 - October 30, 2013

Lectures & Workshops

Tony Robbins - A Passion for Life

2-5pm presented by Legacy Mastery, tickets and info at
BMO Centre September 25, 2013

Criminal Sentencing in the Justice System: a Public Debate

John Dutton Theatre September 25, 2013

Friends of Fish Creek Autumn Birding Course

14 outings, to register
Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre September 2 - 30, 2013

Special Events

A Shrinking Feeling by Ivan Reese

+15 Soundscape
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts September 1, 2013 - August 1, 2014

Annual Arts Week presented by Arts and Culture Foundation of Cochrane

featuring Mountain Shadow Music Festival, film screenings, Arts Festival, Picking Party, Youth Art Show and more.
September 21 - 29, 2013

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