Week 26. What’s happening around town! June 23-29

    Michael Buble. Scotiabank Saddledome Monday, June 23, 2014. $119.00, $79.00, $49.00, plus convenience charge and order processing fee.

    2014 marks the triumphant return of international superstar, Michael Buble, to Canada as he announces eight performance across Canada, including a stop in Calgary.

    Cher. Scotiabank Saddledome Wednesday, June 25, 2014. $156.25, $95.75, $45.75 and $25.75, plus convenience charge and order processing fee

    It’s now official. The one and only Cher herself revealed that she will kick off her 49 city North American ‘Dressed to Kill’ tour, stopping in Calgary on June 25, 2014. Cher’s previous tour, ‘The Farewell Tour’, later dubbed ‘The Never Can Say Goodbye Tour’ was one of the most successful tours ever by a solo artist and played a record-breaking 325 dates and was seen by over 5.5 million people.

    12th Annual Rotary Club of Calgary Heritage Park (RCCHP) Charity Golf Tournament. 100 – #1 Tsuu T’ina Drive Redwood Meadows, AB. Thursday, June 26, 2014

    The RCCHP, in partnership with the Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) of Alberta, is pleased to host their 12th annual charity golf tournament at the challenging and beautiful Redwood Meadows Golf Course. This year, ARF is the local charity of choice to support through the RCCHP annual tournament. We are currently open to all golfers and also seeking sponsorship and prize donations.

    The Creation Experience.  141 – 18 Ave. SW Calgary Alberta.  Thursday, June 26, 2014. $300 or $500

    Join Alberta Ballet for an exclusive event to close our monumental 2013-2014 Season. The Creation Experience brings you inside the artistic studios of Alberta Ballet to witness the making of a ballet from initial conception to performance as Jean Grand-Maître moulds the movements of Hayna Gutierrez and Kelley McKinlay to the live accompaniment of the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s renowned cellist Rafael Hoekman playing an excerpt from the legendary Bach Cello Suites.

    Shakespeare in the Park.  Mount Royal University Thursday, June 26, 2014 Runs until Saturday, August 9, 2014. Pay-What-You-Will

    Spend a summer’s evening in the park and laugh at one of Shakespeare’s silliest plays. When two sets of twins, separated at birth, find themselves in the same city, a series of wild mishaps ensue! Starring a company of Alberta’s up-and-coming actors, every performance is pay-what-you-will.

    Queen + Adam Lambert.  Scotiabank Saddledome Thursday, June 26, 2014.  $125.00, $85.00, $55.00 and $35.00, plus convenience charge and order processing fee

    Queen + Adam Lambert will reign over a highly anticipated North American summer tour. In a career spanning over 40 years, Queen has amassed a staggering list of sales, awards, and Hall of Fame inductions that is second to none. Lambert first performed with Queen in 2009 when he was a contestant on American Idol, where he placed second.

    Cyclepalooza.  Friday, June 27, 2014. Runs until Sunday, July 6, 2014. Some events are free, some have a small cost

    Cyclepalooza is a community-driven, do-it-yourself bicycle festival held every summer in Calgary. Cyclepalooza brings people together through cycling for fun and transportation. Cyclepalooza is a volunteer-directed, community-based, bicycle-themed festival promoting arts, culture, events, and fun in Calgary. It was formed out of the desire among Calgary area cyclists to bring more publicity and interest to cycling and its positive impacts on communities, and to bring communities together through cycling.

    “Stars of the Stage & Screen”  Arrata Opera Centre 1315 – 7 Street SW Friday, June 27, 2014. Runs until Saturday, June 28, 2014. Adults only: $45 in advance $50 at the door.

    Get out your costumes and support Calgary Theatre! Third Street Theatre is having a Costume Gala fundraiser that is not to be missed!“Stars of the Stage & Screen” is Friday June 27th at the Arrata Opera Centre and you are encouraged to dress as your favorite character from film, TV or the stage but costumes are not mandatory. Get your photo taken on our red carpet then enjoy the evening of burlesque, vocalists, boylesque, our season announcement and a big dance party. DJ Molly*Fi from Girls on Decks will spin the tunes and our entertainment includes burlesque queens Raven Virginia and Sugar Mae B. of the Garter Girls. Our Artistic Associate Kyall Rakoz will be performing boylesque and we have two incredible vocalists too. Eric Wigston – who is known for Spring Awakening, Jeremy de Bergerac and Evil Dead will treat us with his vocals as will Brandon Wood – known from The Last Five Years, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat & Anne of Green Gables. We will have a costume contest with prizes in various categories judged by local celebrities that include Bill Brooks (Calgary Herald) and Reid Feist (Global TV). All money raised will help with production costs of next season. Third Street is Calgary’s only queer theatre company devoted to presenting authentic queer stories on our stages, challenging stereotypes and giving the LGBTQ community a voice.

     

     

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