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Empress Theatre

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235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
800-540-9229 http://www.empresstheatre.ab.ca/

August 2016

Free Family Movie Night

August 31, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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Free

Free Family movie to all those individuals or families who are accompanied by a youth aged 12-19! Must have a youth attending with you to get free admission.

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November 2016

Canadian Forces Memorial Film Festival

November 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - November 12, 2016 @ 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$12

The Empress Theatre is pleased to present the seventh annual Canadian Forces Memorial Film Festival Nov. 11 and 12 in Fort Macleod, AB. Veterans, history lovers, military personnel and film aficionados will not want to miss this year’s screenings of four military-related films as well as an on-stage interview with a WWII veteran. Dr. Stéphane Guevremont, a military history instructor from Calgary who holds a PhD in Canadian Military Aviation, is the festival’s Master of Ceremonies again this year. Before…

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Kirby Sewell Band at the Empress

November 19, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$35

The Calgary-based Kirby Sewell Band is bringing their signature blues vibe to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. Describing their style as “a unique combination of blues, rock, gospel, country and soul music”, frontman Kirby Sewell promises to deliver a powerful vocal performance that showcases the band’s original tunes about the highs and lows of life. Earlier this year the five-piece band was nominated for two Maple Blues Awards, winning New Artist of the Year.…

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December 2016

Oscar Lopez sizzles at the Empress

December 10, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$35

Guitar master Oscar Lopez will bring his fiery Latin-inspired music to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. Lopez lets his Chilean roots show during his scorching guitar solos that incorporate flavours of jazz, blues and pop. He is known across North America for his intimate, passionate live performances. Calgary-based Lopez is a two-time Juno Award winner, in 2002 for Best Instrumental Album and in 2005 for Instrumental Album of the Year. He has received an…

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January 2017

Rosie & the Riveters charm at the Empress Theatre

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$35

The fiercely talented foursome Rosie & the Riveters is set to charm your socks off at the Empress Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. These sassy dames from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan perform original 1940s-style folk songs featuring sophisticated harmonies and a dash of wit. The quartet’s album Good Clean Fun! garnered them national attention in 2016 when they won a Saskatchewan Arts Award for Best Emerging Artist and picked up nominations for both a Canadian Folk Music Award…

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February 2017

Songs for Ken fundraiser an evening of music and art at the Empress

February 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$25

Alberta singer-songwriter John Wort Hannam is gathering together his musical contemporaries The PolyJesters, Brooke Wylie, Tanner James, Maureen Chambers and The Sadlier Brown Band for the third annual Songs for Ken fundraising concert at the Empress Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is in memory of John’s lifelong friend Ken Rouleau, who died from ALS, a neurodegenerative disease, in 2012. Proceeds from the concert will be donated to the ALS Society of Alberta. “When I…

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March 2017

Tia Brazda delights at Empress Theatre

March 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$35

Canadian songstress Tia Brazda will bring her silky jazz vocals to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Born in Vancouver and now based in Toronto, Tia combines jazz and big band styles to produce unique, original vintage music with a contemporary twist. Her vocal sound has been described as “Billie Holiday-meets-Amy Winehouse” with smart, modern lyrics and a cabaret vibe. Tia began singing and writing music at a very tender age but started song writing…

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April 2017

Volunteer Appreciation Night!

April 24, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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All the great things that happen in the community are not an illusion... There are volunteers like you behind it all! Join us for an evening of illusion with Robert Young. National Volunteer Week - April 23-29, 2017

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Waiting for Waldemar Film Event

April 29, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$10

Waiting for Waldemar, directed by Albertan filmmaker Eric Spoeth, will screen in Fort MacLeod, Alberta on Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 4:30pm at the historic Empress Theatre (235 - 24 Street, Fort MacLeod). WAITING FOR WALDEMAR is a 45-minute docu-drama about four children's lifelong search for their father who disappeared during their harrowing escape from Ukraine to Germany during the Second World War. The film stars Vance Avery, Lilly Bebernik and a supporting cast of professional actors and volunteer extras…

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May 2017

Louisiana Hayride

May 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$45.00

Now in its 8th year! Great new songs and past favourites plus songs by Johnny Cash, Anne Murray, Hank Snow, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ray Price and More! Tickets $45

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June 2017

Annie

June 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - June 3, 2017 @ 9:30 pm
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Weekends
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

The Empress Theatre is presenting the musical "ANNIE". June 1,2,3,8,9,10 Evening performances at 7:00pm. Saturday Matinees at 1:00pm

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ANNIE for Seniors

June 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - June 3, 2017 @ 9:00 pm
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June 2 & 3 and June 8, 9 & 10
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
Free

FCSS would like to celebrate seniors by providing a free ticket to ANNIE performance. Get your ticket at the Empress Theatre office.

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Annie

June 3, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$20

The Empress Theatre is presenting the musical "ANNIE". June 1,2,3,8,9,10 Evening performances at 7:00pm. Saturday Matinees at 2:00pm $20 adult tickets $10 senior/children

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Annie

June 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - June 10, 2017 @ 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 10, 2017

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

Annie, the musical is playing at the Empress Theatre Adults $20 Senior/Children $10

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July 2017

Guardians of the Galaxy 2

July 5, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
Free

Admission is free as long as you or your family are accompanied by a youth aged 12-19.

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ESCAPE FROM EMPRESS

July 24, 2017
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Sign up at FCSS for a time!
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

Can you ESCAPE?

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August 2017

The Dream Catchers Musical

August 13, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
Free

An exciting cross-Canada musical tour is making a stop at the Empress Theatre this summer. The Dream Catchers is a Canada150 Signature project that blends contemporary and Indigenous dance, song and spoken word performed by the 26-member Confederation Centre of the Arts Young Company. They will be on the Empress stage Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at 2 p.m. The Dream Catchers Show is a family-friendly, appropriate for all ages, bilingual showcase of diversity in Canada. This music and dance filled…

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September 2017

Kenny & Dolly – The Ultimate Tribute

September 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

Country Music's favorite couple is Together Again!!! This is the Ultimate Tribute to Kenny and Dolly and the most authentic tribute to these country superstars that you will ever see. You will experience an incredible night of both, "Kenny" & "Dolly" hits as well as some of their most favorite duets. Marty Edwards has appeared on Oprah, the Jay Leno Tonight Show and also on CNN Headline News. He has performed across Canada, the US, Mexico, Malaysia, England, Ireland, New…

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November 2017

Charlie A’Court at the Empress

November 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

East-coast sensation Charlie A’Court is bringing his powerful voice and fierce guitar to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Described as a roots and soul musician, A’Court’s vocal chops, guitar skills and contemporary songwriting have earned him an international following and a host of awards and accolades. He has recorded five solo albums to-date, including his most recent, Come on Over, winner of the 2015 East Coast Music Award for Blues Recording of the Year…

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Peter Katz: Free fundraising concert at the Empress

November 17, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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Free

Juno-award winner Peter Katz is hosting a free fundraiser at the Empress on Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Proceeds from donations will benefit families affected by recent wildfires. Come on down for a night of warm community, good will and great music by this Canadian singer-songwriter. Reserve your free tickets at bit.ly/Katz_Nov17

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Todd Ness brings “Fresh-Ness” comedy tour to the Empress Theatre

November 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$20

Knock knock…who’s there? Calgary comedian Todd Ness, who’s wrapping up his coast-to-coast tour at the Empress Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The Calgary native’s special brand of humour and acerbic wit will entertain audience members during the evening of hilarious stand-up comedy. Todd is a former winner of Yuk Yuk’s Funniest Comedian in Calgary and has made appearances on CBC’s Laugh Out Loud and Just for Laughs programs. “I love towns like Fort Macleod because they…

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January 2018

The Polyjesters live at the Empress

January 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

Albertan brothers Jason and Sheldon Valleau honed their musical talents in Europe playing for everyone from street folk to the Prince of Monaco. It’s been a bumpy, twisting road since then, rife with adventure, great stories and excellent, eclectic music that ranges from Billie Holiday to The Beatles, classic swing/jazz standards to alternative country. The Polyjesters have a unique sound that is highly energetic, completely contagious, unfailingly entertaining and appealing to a wide range of musical tastes. Join us Saturday,…

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February 2018

PIGS: Canada’s Most Authentic Pink Floyd Tribute

February 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$39.50

Formed in 2008 in Victoria, British Columbia, PIGS have spent nine years perfecting their craft in front of sold out audiences throughout Canada. On their Left + Right Canadian Tour, PIGS are bringing an epic and rare treat for Pink Floyd fans across Canada. The band will be crossing the country to perform selections from the entire Floyd catalog, including a few special surprises from Floyd solo records. In addition to classics from legendary albums like Dark Side Of The…

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Maria Dunn live at the Empress

February 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

The Empress is pleased to welcome Maria Dunn to the Empress stage on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. A true preserver of the spirit of folk music, this 2017 Juno nominee is often compared to Woody Guthrie for her keen social awareness and unvarnished songs about ordinary people. In 2016, Dunn released her sixth independent album, Gathering (Nominee – 2017 Juno Award, Western Canadian Music Award; Winner – 2016 Edmonton Music Prize), which offers songs of courage and…

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March 2018

A Night Of Bowie: The Definitive Bowie Experience

March 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$39.50

David Bowie is one of music history’s most praised and successful artists, with a career that spanned four decades. Bowie continuously sought to reinvent himself, while selling an estimated 140 million albums. His genre-defying journey through a vast array of musical styles, from rock to funk, dance to ballad, always kept fans guessing what he would do next. A Night Of Bowie is a celebration of Bowie’s extensive list of memorable hits, focusing primarily (but not exclusively) on his peak…

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Lindi Ortega live at the Empress

March 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

The Empress Theatre is pleased to welcome Lindi Ortega on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Lindi's guitar-playing chops and innate country music instincts put her in an elite group of artists; she has earned an unusually inclusive type of success with both indie cred and mainstream country recognition. From supporting Carrie Underwood at the 2016 CMA Awards to her opening slot on Chris Stapleton’s upcoming Canadian arena tour, Ortega is a sought-after and unique personality in Nashville’s music…

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April 2018

Songs4Ken at the Empress

April 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$25

Southern Alberta musician John Wort Hannam is paying tribute to his life-long pal Ken Rouleau by raising money for the ALS Society of Alberta. This fundraiser combines the talents of The PolyJesters, Brooke Wylie, Mike Stack, Maria Dunn and John Rutherford as well as High River visual artist Annie Froese, who will paint a work of art during the show that will be auctioned off before the finale. Tickets are $25 and available at MacleodEmpress.com, by calling 403-553-4404 or at…

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May 2018

girl named jake: INSPIRE

May 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$15

girl named jake, a Fort Macleod-raised musician, is hosting a fundraising concert at the Empress Theatre on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 7 p.m. Proceeds will be donated to the Empress. Jake, also known as Jacqueline Pratt, performs an eclectic mix of musical genres, covers and originals. Her rich vocals, storytelling, passion and personal journey have captivated and inspired audiences worldwide.

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The Scott Woods Band

May 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$25

Renowned Canadian fiddle champ Scott Woods and his band will play traditional country fiddle music, swing, gospel and more at the Empress Theatre on Friday, May 25, 2018 at 7 p.m. A portion of the event’s proceeds will be donated to the Empress. Known affectionately as ‘The Flippin’ Fiddler’, Woods is famous for both his trick fiddling – performing somersaults and walking on a barrel while fiddling – and his step dancing. He is a two-time winner of the Canadian…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

May 31, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 2, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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June 2018

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 2, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 2, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 9, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 9, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 9, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

June 9, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until June 9, 2018

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre this spring. This H-E-A-R-T-W-A-R-M-I-N-G, fast-paced, Tony Award-winning comedy is the Empress Theatre Society’s sixth annual musical theatre production, and takes the stage May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9. The play’s quirky collection of anti-heroes, each with their own hilarious personalities, sing stories about their hopes, their dreams, and…

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July 2018

Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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Courtroom drama 12 Angry Men at the Empress Theatre

July 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until July 14, 2018

One event on July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$13 – $18

12 Angry Men is gripping drama about the 12 members of a jury deliberating the fate of a 19-year-old accused of homicide. The show runs at the Empress July 10-14 at 7 pm with a matinee Sat, July 14 at 1 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for seniors, available at MacleodEmpress.com or through the Box Office at 403-553-4404.

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August 2018

Guitar Hero

August 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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Free

Come rock out with us and test your guitar skills on the big screen! Challenge your friends!

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September 2018

Fred Eaglesmith brings trademark country grit to Empress stage

September 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$27

Rugged-voiced alt-country musician Fred Eaglesmith will be spinning some yarns and singing some tunes with his musical wife, Tif Ginn, at the Empress Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Canadian-born Eaglesmith is a consummate entertainer: musician, storyteller, writer, singer. He has a dedicated following of “Fred Heads” who show up at his numerous concert tours across Canada and the U.S. Eaglesmith’s songs frequently feature themes including country life, lost love, and quirky farm folks. Eaglesmith currently has 22…

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Leeroy Stagger unplugged at the Empress Theatre this fall

September 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$28

Roots rocker Leeroy Stagger is bringing a pared down version of his show with The Rebeltone Sound to the Empress Theatre with his Campfire Diaries tour on Friday, Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. Stagger, who fuses roots, rock and pop music, is widely considered one of Canada’s best contemporary singer/songwriters. Since first making his mark on the Canadian independent music scene in the early 2000s, Stagger has toured the world, both on his own and with the likes of Steve…

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April 2019

David Francey rounds out the Empress Theatre’s 2018/2019 Centre Stage series

April 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

Master songwriter David Francey is bringing his latest Juno-nominated album to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The Broken Heart of Everything was nominated for a 2019 Juno for Traditional Roots Album of the Year. And while it did not win, Francey, who already has three Juno Awards under his belt, along with four Canadian Folk Music Awards and a SOCAN Folk Music Award, is grateful to be taking his music on the road again…

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May 2019

Former local soldier Tim Isberg shares his experiences in Rwanda at the Empress

May 4, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$25

Former local soldier Tim Isberg is coming to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. for a special night of stories, music and photos as he shares a very personal account of his experiences in Rwanda. 25 Years After: Songs and Stories of a Canadian Solider in Rwanda tells the story of Isberg’s year as a UN Military Observer during the Rwandan genocide in 1994. Isberg served for 35 years in the Canadian Army, experiencing personal…

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Matilda The Musical at the Empress

May 30, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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Matilda The Musical at the Empress

May 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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Matilda The Musical at the Empress

May 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - June 8, 2019 @ 9:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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Matilda The Musical at the Empress

May 31, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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June 2019

Matilda The Musical at the Empress

June 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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Matilda The Musical at the Empress

June 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The precocious Matilda is a little bit naughty and a whole lot delightful in the Empress Theatre’s spring production of Matilda The Musical! Inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning show is the Empress Theatre Society’s seventh annual musical theatre production, running May 30 and 31, June 1, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Matilda The Musical is the story of a clever little girl who, despite her cruel parents and terrifying school principal, dreams of changing her…

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New West Theatre returning to its roots at the Empress Theatre

June 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$35

Lethbridge’s New West Theatre is reaching back into its history with a nostalgic variety show called Roots: Back to the Beginning at the Empress Theatre. For two nights only - Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 - the show will celebrate 30 years of New West Theatre, returning to the place of its inception – Fort Macleod’s Empress! The cabaret/variety/vaudeville revue features music, theatre, magic and comedy, with special guest performers, new faces and faces you know and love.

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New West Theatre returning to its roots at the Empress Theatre

June 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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Lethbridge’s New West Theatre is reaching back into its history with a nostalgic variety show called Roots: Back to the Beginning at the Empress Theatre. For two nights only - Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 - the show will celebrate 30 years of New West Theatre, returning to the place of its inception – Fort Macleod’s Empress! The cabaret/variety/vaudeville revue features music, theatre, magic and comedy, with special guest performers, new faces and faces you know and love.

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July 2019

Shakespeare’s Macbeth coming to the Empress Theatre stage

July 12, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$10 – $20

The dark and bloody drama, Macbeth, is coming to the Empress Theatre on Friday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. The Lethbridge Shakespeare Performance Society, at the Empress for the third summer in a row, is bringing all the gritty murder, guilt and revenge Shakespeare packed into one of his most famous tragedies. Macbeth, a brave Scottish general, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Encouraged by his ambitious wife, and…

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September 2019

Steve Pineo’s Elvis tribute at the Empress

September 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

Steve Pineo and his crack band recreate Elvis’s best music with The Heebee-Jeebees doing note-perfect back-up vocals during the first show of the Empress' 2019/2020 Centre Stage Concert Series. Tickets are $37.50 at MacleodEmpress.com or 403-553-4404.

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Songs4Ken at the Empress

September 26, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$25

The Empress Theatre is hosting John Wort Hannam's 5th Annual Alberta ALS Fundraiser, Songs4Ken, featuring John Wort Hannam, T. Buckley, Emily Triggs, Mike Stack, Jesse Dollimont, Randall Wiebe and the House Band Extraordinaire! Songs4Ken started as a way for John Wort Hannam to honour his childhood friend Ken Rouleau who passed away in 2012 after a 13-month fight with the disease. Each year some of Alberta's best musicians perform as part of this multi-artist event. Join us for a great…

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October 2019

The Small Glories at the Empress

October 3, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

This musical union between Winnipeg folk artists Cara Luft and JD Edwards has created international buzz. Their abilities as both strong lead and harmony singers, combined with their songwriting prowess and musical chops, contribute to the uniqueness of this partnership. The Small Glories perform country, blues, R&B with a healthy dose of good ol’ rock and roll, old-time, Americana and original tunes.

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November 2019

Suzie Vinnick at the Empress

November 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$37.50

A one-woman blues powerhouse, Suzie Vinnick takes the stage and owns it, from footlights to rafters. This Saskatoon native has 10 Canadian Maple Blues wins and 22 nominations, along with three Juno nominations. While Vinnick can belt out a blues tune or croon a ballad with equal deftness, her guitar work is also effortlessly commanding. This lady is a force of nature with a six-string guitar.

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Get Lit! Festival at the Empress

November 16, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$20

Get your read on! Five exciting writers - Angie Abdou, Fran Kimmel, Ali Bryan, Kevin Allen, and Sid Marty - will gather at the Empress November 16, 2019 to read from their works, discuss their writing, and participate in panel discussions hosted by CBC Daybreak Alberta's Russell Bowers. These writers are medal winners -- Banff Mountain Book Festival Grand Prize winners, CBC Canada Reads finalists, Alberta Literary Award finalists, and Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Award winners! Come join us for…

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The Huron Carole at the Empress

November 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Empress Theatre, 235 24 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$42

Kick off the Christmas season at the Empress with an evening of contemporary and signature Christmas music along with stories creatively crafted by Tom Jackson and his ensemble of musicians. The Huron Carole is a cross-Canada tour that raises funds for local food banks and family service agencies. Tickets are $42 at MacleodEmpress.com

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