Sunday, September 6, 2009

Swerve Fall Arts Guide


A bunch of portraits for the Swerve Fall Arts Guide, they're all people coming to Calgary this season!

Margaret Atwood, Dalai Lama, Judy Chicago, Bill Cosby, Lizzie Borden (Blood Relations at Vertigo Theatre), Billy Twinkle (Alberta Theatre Projects), Ron Mueck's Giant Baby, Little Women (Calgary Opera), Elton John, kids from the 25th Annual Putnam Country Spelling Bee (Theatre Calgary), Bugs Bunny (Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra), and the Tooth Fairy (Old Trouts Theatre). PHEW!


Trevor Smith - programming director of the Calgary International Film Festival


Robert Minczuk - conductor of CPO's Tchaikovsky festival


Bev Tosh - artist; her show, War Brides, is at the Glenbow Museum


Ronnie Burkett - puppeteer; his show, Billy Twinkle, is on at ATP


Margaret Atwood - author; coming to Calgary to promote her new book The Flood as a literary talk


John Rutherford - longtime fixture on the roots/blues scene, he is releasing his first solo record this fall


Marie Chouinard - choreographer; her troupe is at Theatre Junction


Swerve's own Shelley Arnusch, she writes the Cheap Date column