At the Theatre


Let your imagination soar as the Theatre Performance and Creation students in the RDC School of Creative Arts bring their characters to life on stage. Our season would not be possilbe without the hard-working, professional Theatre and Entertainment Production students, providing behind-the-scenes support with costumes, props, weaponry, special effects, lighting, sound equipment, and stage management. 

Robin Hood Theatre Production
Adapted by Ruth Smillie
While England's beloved King Richard the Lionheart battles in the crusades, his people suffer under the tyranny of his brother Prince John and his henchman. The outlaw Robin Hood and his gang of Merry Men are forced to foil the evil plans of the Sheriff of Nottingham by stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Age Group: Family

Mainstage, Arts Centre
100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, Alberta
Evenings: November 24-26 & November 30 - December 3 | 7:30 pm
Matinees: November 26 & December 3 | 1:00 pm
School Matinees: November 30 & December 2 | 12:00 pm
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Legally Blonde The Musical Theatre Production
by Heather Hach | Music & Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Based on the popular 2001 film, “Legally Blonde The Musical” follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams.
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
Age Group: Teens and Adults

Mainstage, Arts Centre
100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, Alberta
Evenings: February 9-11 & 14-18 | 7:30 pm
Matinees: February 11 & 18 | 1:00 pm
School Matinees: February 10 & 15 | 12:00 pm
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Tony N’ Tina’s Wedding Theatre Production
by Artificial Intelligence | Conceived by Nancy Cassaro
Meet Tina, the headstrong 20-something party girl bride with an attitude; Tony, the handsome yet rowdy groom-to-be; Connie, the pregnant maid-of-honour; Father Mark, a priest who thinks he’s hip; and a whole wedding party on the edge. You will be a guest at a hilarious ceremony where anything can happen, and then join in the festivities at the most dysfunctional wedding reception ever!
Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc. 
Age Group: Teens & Adults

Studio A, Arts Centre
100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, Alberta
Evenings: April 12-15 | 7:30 pm
Matinee: April 14 & 15 | 1:00 pm
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Fall Showcase – 1st Year Theatre and Performance & Creation Students
December 16 & 17 | Welikoklad Event Centre | 7:30 pm
4922 49 Street, Red Deer, Alberta 

Matinee: December 17 | 1:00 pm
Age Group:  Mature Content
Admission by donation at the door

Butt Ugly School Tour Show – 1st Year Theatre Performance & Creation Students
School Tour Performances’ | February 13-17
Pubic Matinee | February 18
Studio A, Arts Centre | 4:00 & 5:00 pm
100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, Alberta 

Admission by donation at the door
Family fun with a message! Issue-based comedy to inspire youth against tobacco.

Solo Flight – 2nd Year Theatre Performance and Creation Students
March 17 | Studio A, Arts Centre | 7:30 pm
100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, Alberta
Admission by donation at the door

Out-of-the-Box 2nd Year Theatre Performance & Creation Final Project
Age Group: Mature Content
Location: Each year our students select their own venue and dates. Watch our website early in April for more information.