Dora Maar: The Wicked One

Thu January 27 - Thu January 27, 2022
Dora Maar: The Wicked One

One Yellow Rabbit


Dora Maar: The Wicked One

January 27–29, 2022 – Various Times

Engineered Air Theatre, Arts Commons


Part of the 36th annual High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts


Transport yourself back to another place and time.  In 1935, the brilliant photographer and artists, Dora Maar meets Pablo Picasso at a café in Paris.  Thus begins a relationship with the most famous artists in the world.  A play about love, obsession and surrealism.

Ideal for: Performances, presentations, lectures, weddings
Capacity: 185 – Theatre-style seating 150 – Cocktail reception  80 - dinner
Stage: Stage measures 11’ deep x 34’ wide 
Accessibility: Theatre seating includes wheelchair accessible seats
Included: customizable theatre lighting, standard room set-up, private lobby, event planning support 

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Completed in 1994 the Engineered Air Theatre carries on the tradition of having a theatre located in its exact location for over 100 years, even incorporating rescued decorative elements from the old Empress Theatre into both its theatre and lobby design. In the summer of 2016, the Engineered Air had a face lift with the comfier chairs and updated décor.