Theatre and Arts News

Posted On Wednesday, February 26, 2020

40th Season(Fort McMurray, February 25, 2020) For forty years, Keyano Theatre has entertained Fort McMurray and the Wood Buffalo region, presenting community theatre, concerts, galas, and more. As part of celebrating our 40 th anniversary in September 2020, we are proud to present our upcoming Drama Series.
“This Drama Series is all about celebrating our community and the wonderful people who make live theatre here possible; from the volunteers on and off stage and behind the...

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Posted On Wednesday, February 19, 2020

flash Valentine’s Day was celebrated at Keyano Theatre with a dazzling opening performance of Flashdance The Musical directed by Karen Towsley.
With captivating dance at its core, Flashdance The Musical tells the inspiring story of Alex Owens (played by Helen Killorn), a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and a bar dancer by night, with dreams of one day becoming a professional performer.
Flashdance The Musical boasts an impressive cast of more than 30 local...

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Posted On Wednesday, January 29, 2020

band1(Fort McMurray, January 21, 2019) Put on your finest greenery and join the Derina Harvey Band as well as a local Irish dance group for an all ages St. Patrick’s Day concert at Keyano Theatre.
The group offers a fresh take on traditional folk songs as well as original material. The band has a rocky, rhythmic undertow; layered with guitars, fiddle, and topped by Derina’s powerful voice – perfect for St. Paddy’s!
The band has been described as a rockier...

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Posted On Tuesday, January 28, 2020

rivalry dinner Doug Gilmour and Shayne Corson coming to Fort McMurray March 27
Once fierce rivals, former National Hockey League stars Doug Gilmour and Shayne Corson are coming to Fort McMurray on March 27 for a fundraising dinner in support of the Keyano Huskies.
The guest speakers for The Rivalry Dinner have played for both the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs, teams that have had a long standing NHL rivalry dating back to 1917.
Gilmour played for the Maple Leafs...

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Posted On Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Steven Page Trio - Photography by JD Scarcliff(Fort McMurray, January 14, 2019) Steven Page, musician, singer and songwriter, a founding member and primary songwriter with Barenaked Ladies is coming to Keyano Theatre.
For more than 20 years, Steven Page was the recognizable baritone leading the way for Canadian rock group, Barenaked Ladies. After leaving the band in 2009, Page embarked on a successful solo career and has released five albums of original music. In 2017, the band was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall...

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