Rodeo In The News

 

Rodeo In The News

For all the latest in coverage for your favourite Festival of the Arts, check here regularly. 

 

November 7, 2019

Poet Shane Koyczan, Kids in the Hall's Scott Thompson among headliners at High Performance Rodeo

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November 21, 2018

Interview: Denise Clarke

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December 12, 2018

Become a Patreon supporter of The YYScene -Enter to win Flex Passes to the HPRodeo

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December 13, 2018

Previewing the HPRodeo with Laurel Geren

 

December 14, 2018

Expect a wild ride at High Performance Rodeo

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November 7, 2018

Poet Shane Koyczan, Kids in the Hall's Scott Thompson among headliners at High Performance Rodeo

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November 8, 2018

One Yellow Rabbit Announces the 33rd Annual High Performance Rodeo

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December 20, 2018

What to do every day of the winter

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December 21, 2018

The High Performance Rodeo Building on it's legacy as "Calgary's Festival" with cooperation, collaboration, and community

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December 22, 2018

Contest: Broken Tailbone

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December 28, 2018

Interview: Laurel Green

December 29, 2018

Interview: Laurel Green

December 31, 2018

47 Things to do in Calgary in January

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January 3, 2019 

35 Best Things to Do in Calgary this January 

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January 3, 2019

Everything you need to know about the 2019 High Performance Rodeo

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January 3, 2019

Things To Do 

 

January 3, 2019

One Yellow Rabbit High Performance Rodeo returns

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High Performance Rodeo brings indigenous voices to the stage

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January 4, 2019

What to check out at the High Performance Rodeo

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January 4, 2019

John Murrell collaborates with the Rabbits

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January 4, 2019

Not his first Rodeo, but it is something different 

 

January 4, 2019

Top Picks for Getting Out: Jan 3-9 

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High Performance Rodeo brings indigenous voices to the stage: 

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What to check out at the High Performance Rodeo:

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/local-arts/what-to-check-out-at-the-high-performance-rodeo

 

John Murrell collaborates with the Rabbits at High Performance Rodeo

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/hpr-john-murrell-collaborates-with-the-rabbits

 

Top Picks for Getting Out: Jan 3-9

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/03/top-picks-for-getting-out-jan-3-9-including-chris-powell-free-first-thursdays-at-the-glenbow-and-the-high-performance-rodeo/

 

January 6

From drag queens to drunk hamlet - Calgary's wildest film festival returns

https://mikesbloggityblog.com/from-drag-queens-to-drunk-hamlet-calgarys-wildest-festival-returns/

 

January 7

What's on this week

https://www.todocanada.ca/whats-on-this-week-calgary/

 

Interivew: Laurel Green

https://www.btcalgary.ca/videos/high-performance-rodeo-producer-picks/

 

Interview: Laurel Green

https://www.msn.com/en-ca/video/viral/high-performance-rodeo-producer-picks/vi-BBRVJAw

 

Interview: Laurel Green

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/programs/homestretch/high-performance-rodeo-kicks-off-in-calgary-1.4969290

 

Scott Thompson on The Buddy Coles Monologues

http://beatroute.ca/2019/01/07/45910/

 

Calgary events Jan 7-10 2019

http://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-january-7-10-2019

 

Top Calgary Theatre Picks of 2018

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/07/top-calgary-theatre-picks-of-2018/

 

Win Tickets to Scott Thompson

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/07/ultimate-kids-in-the-hall-fan-giveaway-win-tickets-to-see-scott-thompson-at-the-high-performance-rodeo-bruce-mcculloch-at-the-bella-concert-hall/

 

Interview: Mark Kunji Ikeda

https://cjsw.com/program/artslink/ (waiting for new episode to be posted after Jan 8)

 

Scott Thompson to headline 33rd Annual High Performance Rodeo

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/33rd-high-performance-rodeo-1.4969351

 

January 8

Devising Damien: A postcard preview with playwright and performer John Murrell

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/07/devising-damien-a-postcard-preview-with-playwright-and-performer-john-murrell/

 

Calgary’s international festival of the arts heats up January

https://calgaryartsdevelopment.com/events/high-performance-rodeo-2019/

 

Saddle up as High Performance Rodeo plays tackel aging, real estate and history

https://www.kerbycentre.com/general/kerbynews/kerby-news-january-2019/

 

Decidedly Jazz Danceworks Unravels Dark and Turbulent Complexity of Charles Mingus

http://beatroute.ca/2019/01/08/better-get-hit-soul/

 

How to Rodeo

TBA

 

January 9

Interview: Laurel Green

N/A

 

How to Rodeo by High Performing

http://beatroute.ca/2019/01/09/how-to-rodeo/

 

DJD conjure up the wild spirit of Charles Mingus for the High Performance Rodeo

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/local-arts/djd-conjure-up-the-wild-spirit-of-charles-mingus-for-the-high-performance-rodeo

 

Events Today: Wednesday January 9

http://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-today-wednesday-january-9-2019

 

How to win tickets to How To Disappear Completely

https://calgaryartsdevelopment.com/events/win-tickets-to-how-to-disappear-completely/

 

Interview: Pearle Harbour

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1423185475875 (about half way through the show)

 

Interview: Pearle Harbour

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1423073859584 (near end of the show)

 

HPRodeo returns for 33rd Year

https://globalnews.ca/video/4832826/high-performance-rodeo-returns-to-calgary-for-33rd-year

 

HPRodeo returns for 33rd Year

https://globalnews.ca/video/4832826/high-performance-rodeo-returns-to-calgary-for-33rd-year

 

Diverse audiences coverge at 33rd annual High Performance Rodeo in Calgary

https://country105.com/news/4833033/high-performance-rodeo-calgary-drag-theatre/

 

Diverse audiences coverge at 33rd annual High Performance Rodeo in Calgary

https://globalnews.ca/news/4833033/high-performance-rodeo-calgary-drag-theatre/

 

January 10

High Performance Rodeo kicks off

https://www.660citynews.com/2019/01/10/high-performance-rodeo-kicks-off/

 

Three Shows you Should See at the High Performance

https://where.ca/alberta/calgary/3-shows-you-should-see-at-the-high-performance-rodeo/

 

Things To do Feature: HPRodeo

https://www.visitcalgary.com/things-to-do/stories-from-calgary/high-performance-rodeo

 

Interview: Laurel Green

N/A

 

Top Picks for Getting Out: Jan 10-16

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/10/top-picks-for-getting-out-jan-10-16-including-the-high-performance-rodeo-cuff-docs-john-wort-hannam-and-kongos/

 

Reclaiming Indigenous: The culture and the people

http://beatroute.ca/2019/01/10/reclaiming-indigenous/

 

Safe, not comfortable: Pearle Harbour's Chautauqua drag show pushes the envelope

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/pearle-harbour-chautauqua-high-performance-rodeo-1.4973356

 

"Show portrays the 'angriest man in jazz'

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Top Give Picks

PDF (Pearle is #1)

 

High Performance Rodeo production This Little Piggie goes a long way to get to its dusty folk opera home

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/10/high-performance-rodeo-production-this-little-piggie-goes-a-long-way-to-get-to-its-dusty-folk-opera-incarnation/

 

Entertainment Column: What to do this weekend

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/the-homestretch/segment/15662401

 

January 11

Interview: Mx. Sly on 'How to Self-Suspend'

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https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/11/a-postcard-review-of-live-your-prime-with-damien-frost-at-the-high-performance-rodeo/

 

Review: Rabbits show no need for self-help guru Damian Frost with clever, innovative story

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/review-rabbits-show-no-need-for-self-help-guru-damian-frost-with-clever-innovative-story

 

Preview: An expanded Sansei reveals deeply personal story

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/preview-sansei-the-storyteller-runs-at-lunchbox-jan-14-26

 

High Performance Rodeo is back for more fun, fun, fun

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High Performance Rodeo is back for more fun, fun, fun

https://www.pressreader.com/canada/calgary-sun/20190111/282041918279708

 

Review: Damien, Pearle

TBA

 

Evita, penguins & High Performance Rodeo: Calgary entertainment this weekend

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/calgary-entertainment-1.4974766

 

Karen Hines shares her home ownership nightmare in Crawlspace

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/11/karen-hines-shares-her-home-ownership-nightmare-in-crawlspace/

 

January 12

Events Today: January 12

https://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-today-saturday-january-12-2019

 

Preview: Cafe Daughter is a "heavenly guide through a hateful time"

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/preview-cafe-daughter-is-a-heavenly-guide-through-a-hateful-time

 

Preview: Cafe Daughter is a "heavenly guide through a hateful time"

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Ballet BC Brings It

https://pressreader.com/@Lana_Rogers/csb_cZ9BEayO-ZOdzBi_Ro8av-lKBfKJgZlPD-x9Z4IX93qUf9nB03q4lH0LWhNx1Hn2

 

Ballet BC: Alberta Ballet and One Yellow Rabbit present Ballet BC, A Tantalizing Triple Bill

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/local-arts/ballet-bc

 

Review: Rabbits deliver comedic, insightful look at self-help

https://www.pressreader.com/canada/calgary-herald/20190112/282080572994661

 

When a nation looks for others to blame (Sansei preview)

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January 13

Interview: Laurel Green on her Week 2/3 producer pics

https://globalnews.ca/video/4842941/high-performance-rodeo-2019-line-up

 

January 14

Calgary Events: January 14-17

https://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-january-14-17-2019

 

Interview: Karen Hines, Crawlspace

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/calgary-eyeopener/segment/15663649

 

Interivew: Mark Kunji Ikeda, Sansei

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/the-homestretch/segment/15663945

 

High Performance Rodeo Crawlspace asks what do you do when your dream home turns into a nightmare

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/karen-hines-crawlspace-homeowner-hell-play-high-performance-rodeo-1.4977515

 

January 15

High Performance Rodeo solo show Sansei finds personal connection to Canadian history

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/sansei-storyteller-mark-kunji-ikeda-japanese-internment-high-performance-rodeo-1.4978135

 

Your High Performance Rodeo roundup of must-sees this week

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/15/your-high-performance-rodeo-roundup-of-must-sees-this-week/

 

Postcard Review: Sansei The Storyteller at Lunchbox Theatre

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/15/a-postcard-review-of-sansei-the-storyteller-presented-by-lunchbox-theatre/

 

Win ticekts to Broken Tailbone

https://calgaryartsdevelopment.com/events/win-tickets-to-broken-tailbone/

 

Feature interview: God's Lake

https://ici.radio-canada.ca/premiere/emissions/la-croisee/episodes/424515/audio-fil-du-mardi-15-janvier-2019/12?fbclid=IwAR0ta0QJT8MtYz3_ZvDdbR6iTBxe9Fv0wC93kFRQM05pVwTtfdD59T0lF2Y

 

High Performance Rodeo show 'bug' brings resilient storytelling to the stage

https://www.avenuecalgary.com/Things-to-Do/High-Performance-Rodeo-Show-bug-Brings-Resilient-Storytelling-to-Stage/

 

January 16

Review: Sansei masters storytelling through language and movement

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/review-sansei-masters-storytelling-through-language-and-movement

 

A postcard review of Cafe Daughter

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/16/a-postcard-review-of-atps-cafe-daughter-part-of-this-years-high-performance-rodeo/

 

Feature interview: God's Lake

https://ici.radio-canada.ca/premiere/emissions/le-cafe-show/segments/reportage/102195/femmes-disparues-assassinees-theatre-communautes-premieres-nations

 

Alberta Theatre Projects and One Yellow Rabbit Bring Hit Solo Show CAFE DAUGHTER to High Performance Rodeo

https://www.broadwayworld.com/calgary/article/Alberta-Theatre-Projects-and-One-Yellow-Rabbit-Bring-Hit-Solo-ShowCAFE-DAUGHTERto-High-Performance-Rodeo-20190116

 

January 17

Café Daughter’ at the High Performance Rodeo

https://t.co/OhWmctFvNu

 

5 Things to Do In Calgary Today

https://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-today-thursday-january-17-2019-2

 

Anger gives way to humour, compassion

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Top 5 Picks (Buddy Cole, Hammered Hamlet)

PDF

 

Top pick: Bug

https://mailchi.mp/avenuecalgary/hprs-bug-tribute-to-craft-spirits-festival-survival-skills-for-fun?e=97c49af3c2

 

Top entertainment pics for the weekend

TBA

 

Interview: Chantal Chagnon

N/A

 

top picks for getting out: Jan 17-23

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/17/top-picks-for-getting-out-jan-17-23-including-risque-cabaret-david-raitt-and-the-baja-boogie-band-and-more-high-performance-rodeo/

 

Breakfast Telvision: Cafe Daughter at High Performance Rodeo

https://preview.msn.com/en-ca/video/wonder/caf%C3%A9-daughter-at-the-high-performance-rodeo/vi-BBSnqCE

 

Karen Hines Crawlspace proves to be a riveting horrific dark comedy

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/17/karen-hines-crawlspace-proves-to-be-a-riveting-horrific-dark-comedy/

 

Postcard Review: How to Disappear Completely

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/17/a-postcard-review-of-how-to-disappear-completely/

 

Cafe Daughter serves an unnerving but inspired look at prejudice

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/theatre/review-cafe-daughter-serves-an-unnerving-but-inspired-look-at-prejudice

 

January 18

Poet Shane Koyczan offers hope, healing and humour at High Performance Rodeo

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/local-arts/poet-shane-koyczan-offers-hope-healing-and-humour-at-high-performance-rodeo

 

CBC AB @ Noon: Karen Hines on real estate disasters

N/A

 

Cafe Daughter serves up a starting past

PDF

 

Win two tickets to see Shane Koyczan at High Performance Rodeo

http://theyyscene.com/2019/01/18/win-two-tickets-to-see-shane-koyczan-at-the-high-performance-rodeo/

 

January 19

Scott Thompson offers a timely revisit with fearless gay socialite Buddy Cole

https://calgaryherald.com/entertainment/local-arts/scott-thompson-offers-a-timely-revisit-with-fearless-gay-socialite-buddy-cole

 

Thompson offers a timely revisit

PDF

 

Hope, healing and humour

PDF

 

January 21

Your High Performance Rodeo must sees for the the final week of 2019

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/21/your-high-performance-rodeo-must-sees-for-the-final-week-of-2019/

 

Interview: Shane Koyczan

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1429545539707

 

Rock star spoken word artist Shane Koyczan brings his grief and humour to the High Performance Rodeo for some communal healing

https://theyyscene.com/2019/01/21/rock-star-spoken-word-artist-shane-koyczan-brings-his-grief-and-humour-to-the-high-performance-rodeo-for-some-communal-healing/

 

January 22

https://globalnews.ca/calgary/videos/

 

Interview: Scott Thompson

N/A

 

Interview: Scott Thompson

https://www.btcalgary.ca/videos/apres-le-deluge-the-buddy-cole-monologues/

 

Interview: Scott Thompson

https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/video?binId=1.1201954

 

Interview: Scott Thompson

N/A

 

Interview: Scott Thompson

N/A

 

Things to Do in Calgary: January 21-24

https://dailyhive.com/calgary/calgary-events-january-21-24-2019

 

Feature story: Pro Arts @ Noon

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bs8qCmCBbXc/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

 

January 23

Interview: Scott Thompson

TBA