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Arts Programs

YMCA Calgary is offers a dynamic selection of visual arts, drama and dance programs, and workshops. We believe that creating and sharing stories – through music, song, dance, theatre, and art-making of all kinds – has the power to bring us closer together and build thriving, connected communities. Click here to view arts programs in our online program guide. 

Performing Arts Series

We have partnered with some extraordinarily gifted arts professionals who specialize in providing live performance experiences for the whole family! These live performances are offered at the BMO Theatre at Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge and the theatre at Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton!


Milo the Magnificent

"Milo the Magnificent" is a highly engaging puppet show about an aspiring magician. Using stunningly innovative puppetry, Milo presents a variety of magic tricks which don’t always go as planned.

March 14, 2019
Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge
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March 15, 2019
Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton
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Ticket To Love

Patti is a Calgary flight attendant who has been unlucky in love. A chance encounter at a hockey game leads to a first date. But the game of love is not without penalties. This romantic comedy from Cowtown Opera uses the greatest hits in opera to tell a tale of modern love.

May 4 & 5, 2019
Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton
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May 11 & 12, 2019
Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge
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RATTLE N STRUM

The recipe for fun? We take a scoop of toe-tapping tunes, add a dash of silliness, then rattle and strum until we’re ready to fall over. “Rattle and Strum” gets kids of all ages dancing, clapping, singing, and playing.

Oct 12, 2019
Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton
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Oct 13, 2019
Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge
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The nutcracker

Join us for The Nutcracker (in a Nutshell) – a special 40-minute adaptation of the holiday classic created especially for toddlers and their families!

Dec 6, 7, 8, 2019
Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge
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Dec 13, 14, 15, 2018
Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton
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