Chautauqua Performing Arts Festival

Return to the 1920s, where traveling shows captivated local audiences. Listen to lectures, musicians and raconteurs, drink sarsaparilla, eat penny candies, and enjoy world-class, touring theatre artists performing original and critically acclaimed work. Check out this year's excellent line-up of professional, one-act plays!

Submissions are now closed as we have finalized our amazing lineup for this year. July 6,7,8 2017, Swift Current will host the tenth annual Summer Chautauqua, a festival that combines professional touring plays with a variety of dynamic local performers.

The Pink Unicorn Thursday July 6th 2pm and 7pm

Pigs In A Canoe And Other Watery Stories Friday July 7th at 2pm and Saturday July 8th at 2pm

Southern Dandy 75 Friday July 7th at 7pm Saturday July 8th at 9pm

No Way Out Friday July 7th at 9pm and Saturday July 8th at 7pm

For more information, call the Lyric Theatre at 773-6292

Our venue is the revitalized Lyric Theatre, built in 1912 as a Vaudeville house. Our community is hospitable and enthusiastic about new cultural events. Swift Current is located on the #1 Highway between Regina and Medicine Hat.

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