High Performance Rodeo Happenings

Magpie Exchange Artists Participate in Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts

High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts produced by One Yellow Rabbit, runs January 9 – 27, 2019. Calgary’s venues will come alive with an amazing array of local, national, and international performing artists in this 33rd edition, which is focusing on the joy of expression. And the inspiring artists and companies on Magpie Exchange’s roster are participating in various ways.

  • Ghost River Theatre’s Artistic Director Eric Rose is a co-creator of the Dust Bowl Blues Opera This Little Piggie, happening at the Royal Canadian Legion #1 on January 11th and 12th.

  • Inside Out Theatre is co-presenting the inclusive and participatory project The Democratic Set by Australia’s Back to Back Theatre, with a final film screening at the Calgary Central Library on January 12th.

  • Downstage is co-presenting the ever-popular 10-Minute Play Festival, which gives theatre makers just 24 hours to prepare a 10-minute play. This annual event takes place at the Martha Cohen Theatre on January 12th.

Be sure to check out these and other cool happenings at the Rodeo! Hprodeo.ca | @HPRodeo