A Month for Music and Dance: 6 Great Performances This February

Spanning genres, cultures and time, these performances will get your feet and emotions moving

Courtesy Ballet Edmonton

Art To Feed The Soul

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and Tanya Tagaq, an Inuit singer and composer, have joined forces to create a powerful performance dedicated to missing indigenous women. Tagaq & Truth will play at the Winspear Centre on February 21.

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW, (780) 428-1414, www.winspearcentre.com

Luck Of The Irish

Celtic Illusion combines contemporary Irish dance with magic and majestic illusions. Be one of the first Canadians to watch the show as it makes its Canadian debut February 25.

Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Avenue, (780) 427-2760, jubileeauditorium.com

Carpet Crawling

For one night only, be transported to the 70s by the magical music of the famous British rock band Genesis. Steve Hackett, their former lead guitarist, brings his tour to Edmonton February 27.

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW, (780) 428-1414, www.winspearcentre.com

Chapter 2’s Two Beautiful Works

Ballet Edmonton presents two performances by Artistic Director Wen Wei Wang — NIGHTbox and SWAN — February 28, 29 and March 1. Don’t miss these arresting and powerful displays set to the music of Stravinsky.

Triffo Theatre, Allard Hall, MacEwan University, 11110 104 Ave NW, 780-970-4979, balletedmonton.ca

Hello Darkness, My Old Friend

Immerse yourself in the music of Simon & Garfunkel while their story is presented in this concert and theatre show which will feature a live band, on February 28.

Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Avenue, (780) 427-2760, jubileeauditorium.com

Welcome To The Four Seasons

 

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The Tony winning musical Jersey Boys, in conjunction with the ESO, have come together to deliver a performance that will make you want to get up and dance. Catch Under the Streetlamp, February 28 and 29.

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square NW, (780) 428-1414, www.winspearcentre.com

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