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Arts Commons is one of Canada’s largest and most vibrant arts centres. Located in the heart of Calgary’s Cultural District in the downtown core, the centre occupies a full city block and is home to five theatres and the world-class Jack Singer Concert Hall. 

Each year, the centre hosts over 1,800 performances and events, including live theatre, concerts, dance productions, readings, public forums, art exhibits, and much more - all open to the public. The resident companies of Arts Commons including Alberta Theatre Projects, Arts Commons presents, Calgary International Children’s Festival, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Downstage, One Yellow Rabbit, and Theatre Calgary create, perform, and present a wide range of award-winning and highly acclaimed theatre and concerts each season. 

Arts Commons also houses rehearsal spaces, a costume and set construction shop, administrative offices, meeting rooms, a café, and the centralized Arts Commons Box Office. The Arts Commons Box Office and a full listing of everything going on within the building is also available online at

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  • 100% Non-smoking
  • AMEX
  • Debit Card/Interac
  • Family friendly
  • half to full day viewing time
  • Internet - High Speed - Meeting Facilities
  • Internet - Wireless - Meeting Facilities
  • LGBTQ+ friendly
  • MC
  • Meeting rooms
  • Recycle
  • Visa
  • Wheelchair access

Meeting Rooms

Room NameAreaLengthWidthCapacity
sq ftsq mftmftmTheatreBanquetClssrmRecpt
Arts Learning Centre 60 40 20 60
Big Secret Theatre 309.14 309.14 190
Engineered Air Theatre 185 80 20 120
Founders Room 1349125.33 8024.38 175.18 84 56 100
J.J. Young Room 59455.18 309.14 206.1 30 16 12 30
Jack Singer Concert Hall 130901216.1 15446.94 8525.91 1797
Jack Singer Main Lobby 3000278.71 200 152 60 800
Motel Theatre 59855.56 3711.28 164.88 60


  • Box office: Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Closed Sunday and holidays.

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