What’s Out There

During these times of self-isolation, our team has been compiling what's interesting, fun and cool online to help lift your spirits. Free streams, content from our artists and fun things to watch! We'll be updating on a regular basis.



Classical concert: VC2 and meagan&amy - two innovative Canadian duos touring with Prairie Debut share music in lieu of their cancelled concerts 

Online Concert Series at artsPlace! - Enjoy music from local artists as we release virtual concerts every Monday & Thursday 

Seth Anderson (Folk) 

Canada's Rising Stars 2020 (Classical) 

Mrs. Morley's Sing-Along for Kids 

Alanna J. Brown (Folk)

Chelsea Sleep & Jarred Albright (Celtic Roots) 

Lori Reid (Folk) 

Phillip Alexander Nugent (Indie/Folk/Rock) 

Tracey Wilkins & Jon Day (Jazz) 

Amelie Patterson (Folk/Indie) 

Andrew Ibanez (Latin)

Trundled (Folk)

Redline Trio (Jazz)

A Sentimental Journey with Suzanne Morley

Elk Run & Riot (Folk/Rock)



Bow Valley Open Mic! - Every Friday night gather online using Zoom to watch and perform. Hosted by Whisteling Duck Music



Zemlinsky Quartet ​- Live concert direct from Prague (Antonín Dvořák – Complete String Quartets)

Click here for regular updates! - Classical music and ballet organisations live-streaming, or that have made their archives available online. Including Metropolitan Opera, Bolshoi Theatre and more. 



National Arts Centre - Live Streams of Canadian Theatre on the NAC Facebook page

National Theatre (UK) - Released every Thursday, watch full length plays on thier youtube channel. A new play will be availabe every week for one week.

The Stratford Festival - FREE Virtual Series award-winning film series is coming to a couch near you!



National Arts Centre - Livestreams of multiple Canadian artists from their homes on NAC Facebook page including artsPlace artists like Irish Mythen and Leela Gilday



Choir Choir Choir - Social Distancing sing-alongs on Facebook



Standing On Sacred Ground - A four-part, award-winning film series, featuring weekly live discussions with the filmmaker and indigenous leaders from around the world



Women’s Films Online - A curated list of inspiring and beautiful films featuring women who dare to dream, explore and adventure! 

National Film Board - Watch a variety of inspring canadian-produced films online for free!

CBC Gems - CBC created films and tv shows for free! Including artsPlace programming such as the feature documentary Ha Ling

Reel Rock - Watch classic clips of beloved climbing films

Patagonia Films - beautiful mountain culture films

Banff Mountain Film Fest – Adventure at Home

SXSW Shorts - presented by Mailchimp and Oscilloscope Laboratories this is a digital home for an incredible slate of short films, and you can watch them from wherever you are.

Rush Hour

Author: Seth Williams