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Entertainment heaven: 3 upcoming Calgary shows that will leave you in awe

posted by: on: July 20, 2019 10:52:24 PM
Check out these amazing shows in Calgary this September!

Image by: Kilyan Sockalingum

Calgary’s arts and entertainment scene is booming! If you’re taking a trip to Calgary this September, there are plenty of shows that will knock your socks off. We’ve rounded up just a few of the hottest tickets in town that you won’t want to miss:

Cirque du Soleil presents: Luzia | August 15-September 22


Whether you’ve seen a Cirque du Soleil show before or this is your first time, you won’t want to miss Luzia under the big top tent this August and September! Cirque du Soleil’s current touring show, Luzia, is a Mexican-inspired “waking dream.” The word “luz” is Spanish for “light,” and the show is full of a “surrealistic series of grand visual surprises and breathtaking acrobatic performances.” The show features both traditional and modern Mexican music, costumes, and other themes to transport you to a new world that will have you on the edge of your seat.

Whose Live Anyway? Improv & Comedy Show | September 27

If you’re a comedy fan, you’ll know the classic show Whose Line Is It Anyway?, which has been entertaining TV audiences for decades! The Whose Line Is It Anyway? live improv and comedy show has been doing performances since 1999, and is returning to Calgary’s Grey Eagle Resort & Casino this September! This show will be sure to have you laughing out loud - get ready for lots of improvised comedy and music, including lots of audience participation. It’s a show we guarantee you won’t soon forget.

RuPaul’s Drag Race Werq the World Tour | September 30 


The iconic TV and Netflix reality show is coming to Calgary live! On September 30th, head to Calgary’s Jubilee Auditorium to watch as the Drag Race queens try to save the galaxy on stage, all while looking downright fabulous. If you’re a fan of RuPaul’s Drag Race, get excited to see some of your favourite queens, including Michelle Visage, Aquaria, Asia O’Hara, Detox, Kameron Michaels, Kim Chi, and many more. And even if this is your first foray into the amazing world of drag, you’ll still be thoroughly captivated by the elaborate sets, costumes, choreography, and music. It’s a high-caliber theatrical performance you won’t want to miss!
If you’re traveling to Calgary this September, book your stay at EconoLodge South Calgary and enjoy affordable room rates without sacrificing the comfort of amenities or the convenience of nearby attractions and public transport. We’re also happy to offer free parking to guests to make your stay as smooth and easy as possible while you take in all the great entertainment Calgary has to offer!
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