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

SKIRTSAFIRE | March 2-12, 2023 | “Adaptation” Be a part of SkirtsAfire 2023! We’re calling artists of all disciplines to submit for several events in our 10 day festival. Apply Now! SkirtsAfire is a growing theatre and multidisciplinary arts festival that features the work of women in conjunction with International Women’s Day, March 2-12, 2023. We produce and present passionate, … 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