Comedy Clubs in Calgary

Comedy Clubs in Calgary

A zoo that accidently kills its pets like an absent-minded six year-old, flying sheets of metal, dead ducks in tailings ponds — when the local news is as tragic as a messed-up country song, Calgarians need something to laugh about. Luckily, there’s a place where the city’s depressed masses can go to laugh it off. Actually, there are a lot

Calgary’s Best Literary Events

Calgary’s Best Literary Events

Calgary may be perceived as the home of oil executives and cowboys, but locals know that it’s also home to a thriving literary scene. Whether you’re an aspiring Oscar Wilde or just looking for some brainy girls to befriend, you’ll need our guide to Calgary’s best regular literary events. Flywheel Reading Series Run by one of Calgary’s oldest literary magazines,

Calgary’s Best Bread

Calgary’s Best Bread

What’s the best thing since sliced bread? Who cares? Let’s talk about bread. Delicious bread. Here, Calgary’s top loaves, with a small detour in Banff. Manuel Latruwe: Baguettes What would a Belgian patisserie and bread shop be without a fine baguette? These firm, slightly dense delights are the highlight here, though few things could be better for French toast than

Calgary’s Rising Art Stars

Calgary’s Rising Art Stars

Think it’s only works of art that appreciate over time? Don’t overlook the tremendous value of street cred, that mysterious asset that allows you to say “I knew him when” about the hottest new thing on the art scene. Here are three local rising stars to watch, plus snappy name-drop follow-ups for bonus points. Scott Rogers Rogers’ work is cheeky

The ADD-Friendly Guide to Calgary Theatre

The ADD-Friendly Guide to Calgary Theatre

Most plays run between one and two hours – a far cry from the 90-second YouTube bites to which your ADD-addled brain is accustomed. But a new year is upon us, and the time is ripe for some cultural rehab. Thus, we present you with a handy, ADD-friendly guide to Calgary theatre. Go forth, and get cultured. Lunchbox Theatre is

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