Latest Catalyst Theatre Updates


on Wednesday, 12 May 2021.


Catalyst Theatre is pleased to announce the second cycle of CONFLUENCE – a ten-month creative fellowship (September through June) for an IBPOC artist based in Edmonton or surrounding areas.

The fellowship offers money, space and time as well as the opportunity to be in an ongoing conversation with the creative and administrative team at Catalyst who bring nearly three decades of professional experience in creating, producing and touring original work.

CONFLUENCE is designed to make space for IBPOC artists to develop a specific creative project using the models that work best for them with the wholehearted support of Catalyst’s artistic and administrative team.

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on Thursday, 1 October 2020.

The 35//50 Initiative has invited Catalyst Theatre and other professional arts organizations across Alberta to commit to a set of organizational beliefs and policies, rooted in anti-racist and anti-oppressive practices. We are grateful for the invitation and wholeheartedly commit to working with the members of The 35//50 Initiative and our arts sector colleagues to create […]

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We’re Looking For Board Members

on Thursday, 22 October 2020.

For Immediate Release

Interested in contributing to the vibrant Edmonton theatre community? Despite the difficulties surrounding COVID-19, Catalyst has been working on many new initiatives for the 2020 and 2021 seasons and we are looking for dedicated, theatre-loving people to join our board. Board commitments include sitting on and attending committee meetings in addition to general board meetings (a minimum of six per year).  […]

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on Monday, 16 March 2020.

March 26 & 27

AUDITION UPDATE  Due to health and safety concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, we will no longer be holding live auditions. Instead, all those selected to audition will be given instructions on how to provide a video submission. Those who are selected, but unable to make a video selection, can be in contact with us and […]

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4 Play – Cancelled due to COVID-19

on Friday, 13 March 2020.

For Immediate Release

With yesterday’s announcement by the Chief Medical Officer of Health that all events of 250 people or more should be cancelled, and in an effort to protect our audiences and artists, the board and staff of Catalyst Theatre have made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s edition of Over the Edge With 4 Play. […]

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Here There Be Night

Past Event

A Walk at Night: Your cell phone, 8 stories, 8 locations.⁠

We are honoured to be included in Workshop West Playwright Theatre’s Here There Be Night, an intimate theatrical adventure about possibilities hidden all around us and finding treasure in unexpected places.