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iPhoto caption: Jessica Vosk and Kelli Barrett in Beaches the Musical. Photo by Trudie Lee.

‘Their most important love is for each other’: Inside the lifelong female friendships of Beaches the Musical

“Usually, when we put women on the stage, we either pit them against each other for the affections of a man,” says actor Kelli Barrett, who stars opposite Jessica Vosk in Beaches the Musical. “A platonic female friendship that is still a love story is very rare — not since Wicked, and even then, Glinda and Elphaba are mortal enemies for a long time.”

By Aisling Murphy / May 24, 2024
iPhoto caption: Graphic courtesy of Theatre Calgary.

Theatre Calgary announces star-studded cast and creative team for Beaches the Musical

Theatre Calgary has announced the full cast and creative team for its upcoming international premiere of Beaches the Musical, beginning previews on May 18 in the Arts Commons Max Bell Theatre.

By Aisling Murphy / Apr 8, 2024
iPhoto caption: Photo by Trudie Lee.

Theatre Calgary celebrates tradition and generosity with A Christmas Carol

Move over, Muppets: Theatre Calgary might be here to threaten your claim to the definitive adaptation of A Christmas Carol.

By Aisling Murphy / Dec 17, 2023
iPhoto caption: Photo by Dahlia Katz.

Season Announcement: Grand Theatre 2020-2021

"You will see us in places you would never expect—from a circus tent, to a coffee shop, from intimate studio theatres, to the largest national stage—it is a season of bold and exciting theatre that we are proud to present."

By Mae Smith / Mar 9, 2020