Welcome to the Exchange: events that mix audiences and artists to talk theatre and think big!
Tuesday, April 4, 5 & 6 – After the Show
MEET THE PLAYWRIGHT | FREE WITH TICKET
Talk about the world premiere of 1979 with internationally celebrated Canadian playwright Michael Healey.
Thursday, April 6 – 6:30pm
PIZZA NIGHT AT ATP | FREE WITH TICKET
Join us for a conversation with 1979 playwright Michael Healey and director Miles Potter, and enjoy Papa John’s Pizza with special beer samplings from Big Rock Brewery. Hosted by Artistic Director Vanessa Porteous.
Friday, April 7 – After the Show
CELEBRATE OPENING NIGHT! | FREE WITH TICKET
Mingle with the artists, talk about the show, and celebrate with a glass of prosecco compliments of La Marca. Post-show reception generously provided by An Affair to Remember.
Monday, April 10 – 7:30pm
PECHAKUCHA NIGHT | $11
Calgary’s funkiest speaker series returns to ATP by popular demand! Creative Calgarians share their stories using only 20 images for 20 seconds each. Uncover the unexpected — unexpected talent, unexpected ideas. Check out the Pechakucha Website
Tuesday, April 11 – 7:30pm
THAT $10 TICKET THING Presented by TD
Calling all students! Buy a ticket to the show for only $10 and be entered to win a door prize. Stay afterwards to meet the cast. Student ID is required.
Tuesday, April 11 – After the Show
MEET THE CAST | FREE WITH TICKET
Join us for a conversation with the cast of 1979.
Sunday, April 16 – 1:00pm
AFTERNOON TEA | FREE WITH TICKET
Enter the halls of Canadian political power and the true tales of 1979. Hosted by Artistic Associate Laurel Green. Enjoy a cup of gourmet Tea Trader tea and a delicious pastry from Sidewalk Citizen.
Thursday, April 20th – 6:00pm
COCKTAILS IN THE COMMONS | $35 | Click HERE or call our Ticket Office for tickets: 403-294-7402
ATP’s Sommelier Michael Bigattini of Willow Park Wines & Spirits hosts an exclusive cocktail tasting inspired by the fascinating figures of Canadian politics in 1979. Paired with delicious hors d’oeuvres, enjoy a toast with the cast after the show.
Saturday, April 22 – After the Show
HARRY AND MARTHA COHEN AWARD | FREE WITH TICKET
Honouring a distinguished Calgarian for their significant and sustained contribution to theatre in our community.