What’s Up This Week: October 23 – 27

From To The Light to The Train of Terror, here's what's up this week in YYC.
Friends having fun and making party at home

1. SPICE CHICA: Italian Theme
Monday, October 23, :00pm – 7:00pm
1130 Kensington Road NW

Spice things up with a cooking lesson perfect for couples – these classes are fun and light-hearted with plenty of opportunity for hands-on learning. Enjoy wine, beer, or cocktails to pair with the meal that you help to create. Turn up the heat with an evening that’s guaranteed to stir up more than just delicious dishes! Join our Chef & music for a fun casual evening learning to prepare a regional menu. We will change our selections weekly to keep things fresh and exciting.

2. To the Light
Tuesday, October 17th – Saturday, November 4th 7:30pm – 9pm
Art Commons, 205 8 Avenue SE

A dreamy and innovative theatrical experience penned by Oscar-nominated writer Evelyne de la Chenelière (Monsieur Lazhar, 2011) based on Virginia Woolf’s 1927 novel To The Lighthouse. Incorporating live music, poetic text and striking visuals, To The Light is a profoundly moving performance that explores the friendship between two women who are at once drawn together and torn apart by the roles they have embraced as women in the early 20th century, one a mother and society wife, the other an ambitious but struggling career woman.


3. Dangerous Liaisons
Wednesday, October 25th – Saturday, October 28th from 7:30am – 10:30pm
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditoriu, 415 14 Street NW

Alberta Ballet’s internationally acclaimed portrayal of a dark and decadent French aristocracy will be on stage just in time for Halloween. An infamous sexual thriller was originally created for The National Norwegian Ballet. Jean Grand-Maitre’s notorious balletic incarnation will feature Alberta Ballet’s powerful athletic dancers that will give provocative life to Choderlos de LaClos’ legendary book.

4. Haunted Calgary
October 27, 28 & 31 – 6:00 pm to 10:00 p
222 Rocky Ridge Bay N

Welcome to the largest walk-through haunted yard attraction in Calgary, featuring approximately 10,000 square feet of scares! This is an outdoor attraction so dress warm and be prepared to scream.

5. Aspen Crossing’s Train of Terror
Friday & Saturday, October 27th & 28th, train departs at 5, 7 and 9 p.m.
Aspen Crossing, 1 km West of Mossleig

Take a journey to your deepest fears with the Train of Terror. Flex your scream muscle while powering through haunted railway cars & disturbing everything. There is a reward at the end of the journey – a Halloween party, with food and drinks for purchase!

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