Save the Date

April 30, 2010 by  
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photo by Brent Calis

photo by Brent Calis

The 13th Annual Betty Mitchell Awards will be held on Monday, August 30th, 2010.

More details, including venue and ticket information, will be released during the annual Betty Mitchell Awards Press Conference at the Auburn Saloon on Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 11am.

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The Betty Mitchell Awards, named for a pioneer of Calgary’s theatrical community, Dr. Betty Mitchell, were started in 1998 to celebrate and honour outstanding achievement in Calgary’s professional theatre community.  The Betty Mitchell Awards provide the opportunity to recognize the excellent work that takes place on our stages in Calgary throughout the year.

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For media information or to request interviews, please contact:
Tammy Roberts, Publicity Liaison
Betty Mitchell Awards Steering Committee
P: 403.681.1190       E-mail: tammy.roberts@gmail.com

Passports – There’s Still Time!

April 28, 2010 by  
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get_a_passportThere is still time to fill your passport.

The Betty Mitchell Awards Passport is a great way for members of the community to have a voice in the awards. Anyone who sees 25 eligible shows in a season, gets their passport stamped, and submits it at the end of the season receives a ballot.

There are 10 shows remaining in the 2009/2010 Season:

COMMUNION/ Alberta Theatre Projects
April 27 – May 15, 2010

DON GIOVANI/ Calgary Opera
April 24, 28, & 30, 2010

THE PAIN DIARIES: A LOVE STORY/ Deborah Nicholson with The Calgary Health Trust
May 7 – 13, 2010

WARRIORS/ Les Guerriers Co-op
April 15 – May 2, 2010

THIS COULD BE LOVE/ Lunchbox Theatre
April 12 – May 8, 2010

IVANKA: NOT JUST ANOTHER PRETTY PEROGY/ Lunchbox Theatre
May 17 – 29, 2010

THE PRODUCERS/ Stage West
April 8 – June 13, 2010

THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE/ Theatre Calgary
April 20 – May 9, 2010

THE VAJAYJAY MONOLOGUES/ Urban Curvz
April 29 – May 8, 2010

REBECCA/ Vertigo Theatre
May 1 – 30, 2010

The official close of the 2009/2010 Season is June 14th, 2010. To receive a ballot, mail your completed passport by June 30th to:

Betty Mitchell Awards
c/o R.W. Quinlan
209, 6131 – 6 Street S.E.
Calgary, AB T2H 1L9

If you think you will have seen 25 eligible productions by the end of the season but didn’t have a passport to stamp, contact us at: info@bettymitchellawards.com.

See 25 Shows. Get a Vote.