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Discomfort Lab – Artist Biographies

Discomfort Lab Artist Biographies Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre is proud to present the creative team for Discomfort Lab. Discomfort Lab artists: Audrey Lane Cockett & Geneviève ParéJay Northcott Hayley Feigs & Justin Many FingersKatie Sly Audrey Lane Cockett & Geneviève Paré Audrey Lane Cockett is...

Labelled – Artist Biographies

Labelled Artist Biographies Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre is proud to present its creative team for LABELLED, part of Humainologie's Empathy Week 2017. Artists Makambe K. SimambaTroy Emery TwiggMark Hopkins Makambe K. Simamba Makambe is Zambia-born theatre artist based in Calgary. As a...

Swallow-a-Bicycle's 10-Year Anniversary: Charitable Donation Info

Charitable Donation Information To celebrate our 10-Year Anniversary, Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre is seeking to raise $10,000! Since we're new to this fundraising business, we did a little research into charitable donations. Did you know...? ● donations made to...

Why Freak Shows?

From January 9-12, 2013 the Martha Cohen Lobby will transform into a veritable fairground. As part of that Swallow-a-Bicycle will set up a tent for our original creation Freak Show: Tall Tales and Terrible...

Volunteer for We Should Know Each Other #100

Volunteer for We Should Know Each Other #100 We Should Know Each Other #100 - running September 28-30, 2012 - is going to be a giant, vibrant community-building extravaganza. We need your help to make...

Calgary's Poet Laureate ruminates on a Secret Dinner

At last night's Secret Dinner, we had the amazing fortune of featuring performances by Kris Demeanor, Calgary's first Poet Laureate! Before each course, Kris recited a poem he had written, inspired by elements of the...

Our FREAK SHOW Team

This year Swallow-a-Bicycle is expanding with a new style of FREAK SHOW tour. The FREAK SHOW REDUX tour will be a cohesive ensemble show. With that on our plate we decided to bring on...

Vote!

i moved to calgary about 5 years ago. people always ask why, especially because many people leave for the city i am from, vancouver. well, i love this city. really. i know we rip it...

Freak Show 2011 – Call for Artists

Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre: Call for Artists Freak Show 2011 Swallow-a-Bicycle invites Calgary-based artists to participate in two upcoming projects at the High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts. Both projects will run January 6-8 and...

Freak Show 2011 – Call for Coordinator

Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre Call for Submissions Freak Show Coordinator Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre is seeking a coordinator for Freak Show, running January 6-15, 2011 at the High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts. Freak Show is a series of...