5 Things To Do: October 29 to November 2
A new dance production, Halloween festivities and more.
October 29, 2018
Ballet Edmonton presents the first performance of their season, Where we are, a new work of a series of balletic movements en pointe featuring the masterful choreography of incoming artistic director Wen Wei Wang. The production kicks off on November 2.
Triffo Theatre — MacEwan University, 11110 104 Ave., balletedmonton.ca
If you’ve always wanted to participate in a paint night — or want to elevate your paint night experience — stop by the Art Gallery of Alberta on November 1 for a paint night with award-winning visual artist Brenda Draney. The event is a fundraiser for the AGA and will include a reception with drinks and treats.
CKUA Performance Space, 9804 Jasper Ave., 780-425-5379, youraga.ca
Looking for Halloween plans? Stop by Metro Cinema for their 5th Annual Halloween Mash on October 31, where you can catch a handful of vintage cartoons as well as a pair of spooky 3D classics, The Creature From The Black Lagoon and The House of Wax.
Garneau Theatre, 8712 109 St., 780-425-9212, metrocinema.org
If you’re looking for an unusual Halloween experience, stop by the Winspear Centre on October 31 for The Phantom of the Opera. The 1925 Lon Chaney silent film version of the classic tale will be played on the screen, accompanied by silent film accompanist master Dennis James playing the Davis concert organ.
Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, 780-428-1414, winspearcentre.com
On October 30, Craft Beer Market executive chef Peter Swaruk is teaming up with Big Rock Brewery for another Brewmaster’s dinner. Enjoy a custom four-course dinner, with craft beer pairings, at this unforgettable event.
Craft Beer Market, 10013 101A Ave., 780-424-2337, craftbeermarket.ca