5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, January 24

Jan 24 2017, 4:50 pm

Happy Tuesday Calgary! We’ll help you get your groove back with fun events in town, from plays to intimate concerts, theres lots to do today.

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 The Audience

If you saw the Netflix Original, “The Crown” you’ll be familiar with the Queen’s famous weekly meeting with the Prime Minster, called an audience. This spectacular performance will replay some of the most famous audience’s throughout Queen Elizabeth’s reign, with many familiar political faces making an appearance, such as Churchill, Thatcher, Cameron and more. Take a peak at the woman behind the crown, the most famous and influential yet private woman in the world.

  • Where: Max Bell Theatre – 1201 5 St SW
  • When: January 24 to February 18
  • Cost: $45-$64

High Performance Rodeo

One Yellow Rabbit’s High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, is the largest festival of its kind in Western Canada, featuring theatre, music, dance and more.

Macaron 101 Baking Class with MakerYYC Class

Take the opportunity to learn something new this January while bonding with old friends and making new ones. Choose from a variety of different workshops happening around the city this month that will either tantalize your taste buds or give you something fun to take home that can represent the beginning of a fabulous year.

  • Where: Ollia Macarons & Tea – 810C 16th Avenue SW
  • When: January 17, 24 and 31
  • Cost: $100/ person

Decidedly Jazz’s Winter Production: Juliet + Romeo

Decidedly Jazz is known for their extraordinarily creative performances that allow their audiences to experience dance and music in a different, fluid and collaborative way. Join them for their second show in the new spectacular DJD Dance Centre, that will take on a unique perspective of the passionate and tragic tale of Shakesphere’s ‘Romeo and Juliet.”

  • Where: DJD Dance Centre – 111 12th Avenue SE
  • When: January 18 to 28
  • Cost: $41 – $69

Joel Plaskett in Concert Presented by Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Presented in partnership with Sled Island, the Canadian music Icon Joel Plaskett makes his debut with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. In this live performance Plaskett’s charisma will light up the stage in celebration of his twenty year long Juno award-winning career with the help of the powerful orchestral arrangements. You will get the unique opportunity to hear music from his first albums, ‘Light of the Moon and ‘Nowhere With You’ to his most recent album ‘The Park Avenue Sobriety Test.

  • Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW
  • When: Tuesday, January 24
  • Cost: $25-$85