Celebrate our 60th Anniversary with us!
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
September 24th from noon to 5:00pm
Spend the afternoon touring, painting and exploring all the
Jubilee has to offer!
All workshops and activities are free.
Parking at the Jubilee Auditorium is complementary on
REGISTRATION FOR ALL WORKSHOPS AND GUIDED TOURS ARE
LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.
GUIDED BACKSTAGE TOURS - Preregistration is
Get a history lesson of the Jubilee Auditoria as you tour
the backstage hallways, dressing rooms, under stage,
conductor’s suite and visit our Resident Company, the
Alberta Ballet, in the barre room. The Auditoria has 60
years of history of artists telling stories from around the
LIGHTING, STAGE AND AUDIO
Have questions about lighting, sound or the stage at the
Jubilee Auditorium? This is your chance to get some answers
and perhaps some hands on learning with our Technicians!
Join us in the theatre anytime between: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
and 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Get a hands on learning experience with our Lighting
Technician, Brennan. Focus a light, change the gels and
make a gobo!
Talk to our Stage Carpenter, Richard, about how we fly set
pieces in and out, special effects and how a show takes
Stop by our audio booth and learn how a show is mixed, what
mics are used and how many speakers are in the Auditorium!
You can also check out our visual demonstration of sound on
the loading dock.
Show tunes in the Main Lobby with Cool Choir
Jubilee Archives in the Alcove Gallery
WORKSHOPS - Registration is required for all workshops
VERONICA FUNK, Visual Artist
All supplies will be provided.
Class Size: 30 People
Session Times: 12:00pm – 2:00pm, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Create your own masterpiece! Spend two hours on our first
balcony lobby over looking the City of Calgary and the
Rocky Mountains with one of Canada’s top Visual Artists,
Veronica Funk. Veronica will take you through a guided
paint workshop exploring painting techniques and tools. You
will walk away with a completed painting you can be proud
*This class is suitable for ages 8 and up. Children under
12 must be accompanied by an adult
NICOLA ELSON, Physical Theatre & Shadow and Light Artist
Class size: 20 people per session
Session Times: 12:00pm – 12:50pm, 1:00pm – 1:50pm, 3:00pm –
Spend time creating and telling stories through shapes,
music, light and shadow with Calgary Artist, Nicola Elson!
Nicola is a Calgary based Artist in Residence, actor,
creator, stilt walker and educator. She teaches, “Theatre
for Young Audiences” and “Intro to Acting” at the
University of Calgary. Nicola has created theatre with
children in over 100 schools and has worked with TYA
Companies such Evergreen and Trickster Theatre.
*This class is suitable for ages 6 and up. Children under
12 must be accompanied by an adult.
LAURA ANDERSON, Makeup Artist
Class Size: 20 people per session
Session Times: 12:30pm – 2:00pm (Theatrical Makeup) 3:00 –
4:30pm (Gore Makeup)
Join Laura for a hands on makeup workshop. Learn how to
create dramatic techniques for stage like old age, opera
style, or learn how to look like a zombie with a few gore
techniques. Laura is a multi-discipline artist and designer
from Calgary, Alberta where she works in props, scenic
paint, and wardrobe design/breakdown for stage and screen.
She has been working professionally in Canada since 2009
when she received her BFA in Drama. Her work has been seen
on multiple stages from coast to coast with much of the
focus in her home city.
*This class is suitable for ages 7 and up. Children under
12 must be accompanied by an adult
CLICK ON A LINK TO REGISTER
VERONICA FUNK ~
NICOLA ELSON ~ PERFORMANCE THEATRE
LAURA ANDERSON ~