CA$15 – CA$20

FEST: Festival of Edmonton Seniors Theatre

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Sugar Swing Ballroom

10019 80 Avenue Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6E 1T4

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Event description

Description

Mark Your Calendars: FEST is Back!

After a few-years hiatus, FEST– the Festival of Edmonton Seniors Theatre – is back!

Featuring workshops in Shakespeare and Improv for all skills and abilities, and performances in theatre, music, poetry and more, FEST celebrates the creativity and artistry of older adults.

Don’t miss this exciting one-day festival:

When: Saturday October 5

Where: Sugar Swing Ballroom 10019 – 80 Ave **Wheelchair Accessible**

Plus: FREE Refreshments!



Workshops:

Acting Shakespeare: 12 - 2pm $20

Try out Juliet or Lear - it's easier than you think! Play and have fun with the bard, with award-winning teacher David Barnet

Comedy Improv: 3 - 5pm $20

Embrace spontaneity, follow your impulses, and learn the basics of improv with Rapid Fire Theatre specialist Joleen Ballendine

*Workshops open to all ages and abilities* / No previous theatre experience necessary

FREE Refreshments served between workshops

REGISTER Early - Space is Limited



Performances: 7:30pm

Celebrating seniors' and intergenerational theatre & art!

Featuring original plays by GeriActors & Friends, PLUS performances by storytellers, musicians, poets & more!

$15/ticket

Catered reception to follow

All ages welcome



Additional Info:

*Subsidies available. Please contact 780-248-1556 to arrange tickets

*For groups larger than 4 OR booking for an organization, please contact 780-248-1556



An outreach program of GeriActors Theatre, FEST provides opportunities for older adults to engage with the local arts community, to learn new skills, and to showcase their work in theatre, storytelling, music, dance and literary art.

Come celebrate with us!

Registration for Workshops and Tickets for Performances on sale Tuesday September 3.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Sugar Swing Ballroom

10019 80 Avenue Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6E 1T4

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Save This Event

Event Saved