5 Things To Do: February 25 to March 1
A beloved children's book brought to the stage, a unique new art exhibition and more.
February 20, 2019
The Art Gallery of Alberta has a brand new exhibition, “Boarder X.” The exhibition will be displaying the creations of Indigenous artists who surf, skate and snowboard. They will be portraying cultural and political matters through many different artistic mediums, from photography to painting and more.
Art Gallery of Alberta, 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-425-5379, youraga.ca
Hear the story and music of a girl who takes a stand and changes her destiny in the musical version of one of Roald Dahl's most beloved tales, Matilda.
Citadel Theatre, 9828 101A Avenue, 780-425-1820, citadeltheatre.com
Check out the shops in Bonnie Doon Centre, then skate some laps on its pop-up ice rink, every Thursday to Sunday until it melts.
Bonnie Doon Centre, Suite 160, 82 Avenue and 83 Street, 780-465-7902, bonniedoonshoppingcentre.com
Alexander Prior brings the music of Jean Sibelius' shorter, melodic sounds to the Lighter Classics stage, February 28 at 8 pm
Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-428-1414, winspearcentre.com
Ballet Edmonton welcomes back Alberta-born choreographer Joshua Beamish and Vancouver-based Rachel Meyer for the Ballet's second stunning performance of the season, I'm still here. The productions runs March 1 to 3.
Triffo Theatre, 11110 104 Ave., 780-970-4979, balletedmonton.ca