Creative Age Edmonton, in collaboration with North Edmonton Seniors Association (NESA) and GeriActors, is excited to bring you the Creative Age Festival 2015.
Creative Age Edmonton celebrates the power of the arts to transform older adults. Taking part in the arts allows us express our identity, concerns and aspirations and adds to our sense of well-being, quality of life and connection with the community.
Workshops for 55+ (All abilities welcome. No experience necessary)
June 4–6: Acting Shakespeare, Dance, Drumming, Handbells, Memoir Writing, Musical Improv, Performance Storytelling, Pottery and Painting
15 – 25 / Workshop
3 workshops for $40
See the Festival Guide for a full workshop schedule. Hard copies of the Festival Guide will be available at various locations in Edmonton and area in May.
June 5, 7:00–9:00 pm
Timms Centre for the Arts
(112 Street / 87 Avenue)
An evening of performances by talented seniors and intergenerational artists. Featuring the GeriActors & Friends. Reception in the lobby to follow. Cash bar. Tickets $10.
NESA’s Annual Arts Café
Saturday, June 6, 1:00–3:00 pm
North Edmonton Seniors Association
(7524 139 Avenue)
NESA’s ever-popular Arts Café is a potpourri of performances by up-and-coming seniors and intergenerational artists! Featuring the Choralaires. Close out the 2015 festival in style! $2 donation (no pre-registration required).
For more information, and a list of other community arts events happening during Seniors Week visit: creativeageedmonton.ca/community-arts-events