About Vertigo Theatre
We are a professional, not-for-profit charitable organization with a dual artistic mandate.
Our mission is to be a leader in developing, producing and presenting plays based in the
mystery genre, and plays for young audiences, while providing a performance home for
other organizations. Our vision is to create exceptional entertainment experiences.
Vertigo Theatre occupies a unique place in Calgary’s cultural landscape as:
Vertigo Theatre is a member of the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres and
engages under the terms of the Canadian Theatre Agreement professional Artists who are
members of the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association.
- The only professional theatre in Canada producing a series of plays based in the mystery genre
- The only theatre in Calgary presenting a full series of theatre for young audiences either produced by Vertigo Theatre or on tour across the country and beyond
- Providing a performance home for other arts and arts education organizations
- Committed to mentorship and training in all areas – artistic, production and administration