Remembrance Day 2014

November 11, 2014

Shirley Brown: Birds: The Apocalypse

Deborah Forbes: The Princess and The Plesiosaur

Online Bookings Now Available!

Craft Co-Mingle

November 7, 2014 - November 8, 2014

Portraits of the Great War

August 20, 2014 - November 3, 2014

Medicine Hat’s War, 1914-1918

August 4, 2014 - April 12, 2015

Jill Barber

November 5, 2014

The Barra MacNeils

November 26, 2014

Big Sugar

February 20, 2015

Performances

Jill Barber

November 5, 2014

Making headlines across the country, Jill Barber finally arrives at the Esplanade on November 5. Read More

Fiddler on the Roof

November 14, 2014 - November 22, 2014

This is a story of Tevye and his family as they encounter the changing times in Anatevka, a small village in Russia in 1905 Read More

Battle of the Sexes

November 22, 2014

“Medicine Hat’s own Stephanie Foley will be going head to head with Lethbridge comic, Randy Webb in an old fashion “Battle of the Sexes”. Read More

Max and Ruby

November 24, 2014

This fast-paced theatrical production will have the whole audience singing and hopping to original tunes alongside our favourite pair of bunny siblings. Read More

Measha Brueggergosman

November 27, 2014

Noted by the San Francisco Chronicle as “a singer of rare gifts and artistic intensity” and by the Miami Herald for “possessing a superb voice capable of just about everything”, Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman has emerged as one of the most magnificent performers and vibrant personalities of her generation. Read More

The Barra MacNeils

November 26, 2014

One of the most beloved concerts on the seasonal circuit, the Barra MacNeils Christmas shows always feature a highly entertaining brand of traditional seasonal fare mixed with entertaining stories and new musical twists; stamped with their lush harmonies and intricate instrumental stylings. Read More

Exhibitions

Shirley Brown: Birds: The Apocalypse

October 18, 2014 - December 6, 2014

In 1996 rural Manitoba artist Shirley Brown found 29 bird skeletons in the old cook stove of her parent's abandoned home. After paintings and drawings which pictured the birds as ancient beings from a lost civilization, Brown imagined the culture in which they may have lived, creating a whimsical contemporary museum display, maps and remnants of ‘armies’ from the bird civilization’s final apocalypse, as well as ossuaries and burial boxes. Read More

Deborah Forbes: The Princess and The Plesiosaur

October 18, 2014 - December 6, 2014

This Fall, Deborah Forbes’ small steel figures in classic ‘princess’ dresses made of lace, crochet and tatting move through a constellation of light cast onto the darkened art gallery floor. Read More

Medicine Hat’s War, 1914-1918

August 4, 2014 - April 12, 2015

“Medicine Hat’s War 1914-1918” will open on Monday, August 4, 2014 the actual centenary of Britain’s, and therefore at the time Canada’s, declaration of war. Read More

Portraits of the Great War

August 20, 2014 - November 3, 2014

Through a small selection of portraits of those who served in the First World War, capture a glimpse of the love, pride, strength, friendship, and occasional humour of men and women from Medicine Hat who served. Read More

Events & Programs

Archives Reference Services

Access the records and photos of many early industries, organizations, families and more from our area. Read More

Remembrance Day 2014

November 11, 2014

Join the City of Medicine Hat, the Esplanade and the Legion for the Remembrance Day Ceremony in Medicine Hat. Read More

Craft Co-Mingle

November 7, 2014 - November 8, 2014

This year's Craft Co-Mingle will once again be held at the beautiful Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre in Medicine Hat Read More