This season, Arts Commons Presents brings you a lineup of fantastic artists and speakers from around the globe and close to home. Choose to buy a subscription to BD&P World MusicTD JazzPCL Blues, or National Geographic Live! Or, try our Design Your Own series package, where you get to curate your own season of amazing Arts Commons Presents shows.

From the incredibly moving celebration of Edith Piaf’s life, to the percussive and powerful CHE MALAMBO, our BD&P World Music series shines with talent from around the world. In our TD Jazz season, we ignite the stage with every style of jazz from the iconic piano elegance of Ramsey Lewis to the ethereal voice of Lisa Fischer. National Geographic Live features astronauts and conservationists ready to share their inspiring stories and stunning photography with you. And PCL Blues brings some of the best voices in blues today to our stage, including Kenny Neal and Canada's own blues queen Dawn Tyler Watson. We also have the absolute pleasure of presenting Classic Albums Live for the first time in Calgary, featuring The Beatles: Abbey Road and Fleetwood Mac: Rumours.

Get your subscription today to secure the best available seats or if you’re looking for a taste of what we do, curate your own season with our Design Your Own (DYO) series option - a new way for you to mix performances from our various series into a custom package while enjoying some of the benefits of subscribing.

We also have the pleasure of unveiling the newly refurbished Jack Singer Concert Hall this season. After 32 years of hosting concerts, performances, and speaker series’, it was time to replace our much-loved Jack Singer seating. This has given us the opportunity to give the Hall a fresh look, and we can’t wait to show you the results.

All this and more! Check out Arts Commons Presents this year – you won’t be disappointed!

Jennifer Johnson 
Director, Programming