Arts Touring Alliance

Register today to attend Alberta Showcase! #ABShowcase

Can’t attend this year? Consider reserving advertising space to stay front of mind with our delegates.

Love Alberta Showcase? Want to show your support? Sponsorship is the best way to help see this event be a success!

The Arts Touring Alliance of Alberta is dedicated to the maintenance, development and growth of a strong touring arts industry in Alberta.

Find the latest up to date news, sector job postings, call for artists, and more via the Arts Touring Alliance website and our monthly e-newsletter: deTour.

Employment Opportunity: Company Coordinator, Ballet Kelowna

Company Coordinator, Ballet Kelowna Application Deadline: July 6, 2018 Job Description: Ballet Kelowna welcomes applications for the position of a full-time permanent Company Coordinator to begin as soon as possible, or by July 23, 2018. While embracing Ballet Kelowna’s commitment to excellence, the Company Coordinator will be responsible for the administration of all programs, assist […]

Employment Opportunity: Tour Booking Agent

[Click here for the full original posting via Theatre Alberta’s Website:] Overview of Position: This is a unique opportunity to start a theatre touring agency based in Calgary, with a secure salary and dedicated mentorship for 2 years. Ghost River Theatre has formed a partnership with the Old Trout Puppet Workshop, Downstage and Inside Out Theatre to address the vital […]

Alberta Touring Artist Wins Big Canadian Award

Husband and wife win Best Variety Act at the 2018 Canadian Comedy Awards Toronto, June 7 2018 Bob and Jane Cates of Cambridge Ontario have been named Best Variety Act in Canada by the top  comedy organization in the country. The Canadian Comedy Awards which presents awards in many  categories including Best Stand up […]

The Alberta Touring Calendar hosted by the Arts Touring Alliance has a comprehensive list of events presented by Arts Touring Alliance Members throughout the province.

FREE Every Other Weekend

What happens when you’re newly divorced with kids? You go dating every other weekend! A new kind of relationship comedy. Because after marriage comes dating! Your whole life, you just wanted to get married and have babies. And just in the nick of time, you snagged a soulmate and started a family. But now your […]

Wilfred N and the Grown Men / Thomas Alexander and The Fusion Experience

Wilfred N & the Grown Men Genre: Pop/Rock Wilfred N & the Grown Men are a pop/rock institution in their home town of Edmonton, Alberta. With roots in the New Wave scene of the early 80s, the group offers up a striking set of tuneful and significant songs of imagination and depth. They had hits […]

Rott’n Dan and the Lightnin’ Child / Maddie Stovold

Rott’n Dan and the Lightnin’ Child Genre: Blues Rott’n Dan and the Lightnin’ Child is an acoustic duo focusing on Pre-War, Piedmont and Country Blues. You may recognize Dan from his well-known local band, Boogie Patrol, and you don’t want to miss him in this stripped-down setting! Rott’n Dan and the Lightnin’ Child pay homage […]

Wallis Bird / Liz Stevens

Wallis Bird Genre: Singer Songwriter “The sheer visceral energy of Wallis Bird could kick-start an entire economy.” – The Irish Times Irish artist Wallis Bird has been enrapturing audiences for over a decade. Nominated for a Choice Music Prize at home in 2017, she’s also been making big waves in mainland Europe. The same year […]

SNAKE OIL -Authentic Rock Tribute

Canada’s Ultimate Theatrical Tribute to Rock’s Biggest Stars – performing live in the C2 Field House, Friday, May 13, 2018. Snake Oil has an outstanding cast of world-class accomplished musical artists, talented singers, and technical support to ensure an authentic 80’s arena-style rock show experience. Snake Oil portrays Kiss, Def Leppard, Queen, Ozzy Osbourne, Bon […]

Karimah / Yikes

Karimah Genre: Singer Songwriter Karimah writes and sings progressive R&B/ Soul – exploring the dark side of love and life with music. Exploring sounds from many ages and many styles, in both English and French, she has performed in Edmonton, Montreal and New York. Most recently, she received a 4 chair turn on Canada’s version […]

Mick Flannery / Clinton St.John

Mick Flannery Genre: Singer Songwriter Mick Flannery is widely regarded as one of the finest singer-songwriters to come out of Ireland in recent years. An award winning- double platinum selling artist, Mick has released five albums to date – including two number ones and received widespread airplay. He became the first Irish musician to ever […]

Samantha Martin / Clinton Richardson

Samantha Martin Genre: Blues **Five Time Maple Blues Award Nominee** Bubbling up from the cauldron of roots Americana music, Samantha Martin is an artist of extraordinary power, gravitas and deep-seated emotion. On first listen, one is immediately struck by the awesome presence and sheer magnitude of her other worldly voice. Cigarette-ravaged and whiskey-soaked in the […]

Ainsley Elisa / Jake Buckley

Ainsley Elisa Genre: Singer Songwriter Ainsley Elisa is a pianist, guitarist, and singer/songwriter. Her original compositions have previously placed her as a regional top 10 finalist in both CBC Searchlight 2016 and 2017, as well as a semi-finalist in the 2017 Calgary Stampede Talent Search. Growing up around an eclectic array of music has influenced […]