The Key of She at the Carrot

By donation at the door Head over to the neighbourhood’s coziest cafe and enjoy our six singer-songwriters as they share their inspiring talents over two days in our festival song circle. SATURDAY, MARCH 16 | 1:00 – 3:00PM Lana Gilday Lana Gilday is a mother and musician. For 15 years she has worked as a palliative care nurse, and weaves these … Read More

T-Shirt Design Competition

SkirtsAfire 2019 T-Shirt Design Competition SkirtsAfire has some exciting news for 2019! We are now accepting submissions for our first T-Shirt Design Competition. Each festival, SkirtsAfire creates t-shirts that include our logo, dates, and a full list of artists on the back. On the front… that’s where you come in! T-shirts are given to staff and volunteers, used in sponsor … Read More

Job Posting: Festival Coordinator

Are you a passionate event managing administrative Deity looking for a unique, fun, fabulous, growing arts festival to be a part of? SkirtsAfire is a multi-disciplinary arts festival that features the work of women and we are looking for a Festival Coordinator to join our lively, driven team. The Festival Coordinator is responsible for helping the Managing Director and Artistic … Read More

Job Description | Festival Coordinator

Festival Coordinator, SkirtsAfire Festival Job Description: Responsible for helping the Managing Director and Artistic Director with contracting, administration, event coordination, fundraising, audience development and “on the ground” coordination of the 10 day festival which runs March 7 to 17, 2019. Part time averaging about 12 hours per week with extended full-time hours leading up to and during the festival. This … Read More

Volunteer at the SkirtsAfire Casino Fundraiser

Volunteer with SkirtsAfire! SkirtsAfire Festival seeks volunteers for a variety of positions during our Casino Fundraiser on September 2 & 3, 2018 at Century Casino. Your support will help ensure we have the funds to continue to create a platform for women in the arts, and helps us grow bigger and better with every festival! Must be 18+ years old. New … Read More

Audition Notice – The Romeo Initiative

—————————————————————- AUDITION NOTICE – 2 FEMALE ACTORS AND 1 MALE ACTOR NEEDED – SkirtsAfire – Edmonton, AB —————————————————————- Production name: The Romeo Initiative by Trina Davies Director: Nancy McAlear Date production rehearsal/job starts: 02/06/2018 Audition date: 08/30/2017 Deadline to submit: 08/14/2017 Email applications to: Contact name: Annette Loiselle Contact email: or Contact phone: 780-461-5065 Engager Website: Ethno-cultural … Read More

Call for Artists

Our Call for Artists for SkirtsAfire 2024 is now closed. If you would like to be notified of future opportunities, please sign up for our newsletter and receive the latest SkirtsAfire news direct to your inbox!  SkirtsAfire is a growing theatre and multidisciplinary arts organization that features the work of women artists in conjunction with International Women’s Day, February 29 … Read More

Call for Volunteers

Volunteer with SkirtsAfire! SkirtsAfire Festival seeks volunteers for a variety of positions during the run of our MainStage Play (March 1-11, 2018) and during the festival (March 8-11, 2018). Duties include ushers, box office attendants, attendee surveyors, bartenders and concession attendants. Volunteers will have the opportunity to get involved with their community and be a part of the SkirtsAfire family. Volunteers also receive … Read More