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September 1, 2015 - Concrete Theatre Announces 2015-2016 Season
Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 26th season of diverse, dynamic and entertaining theatre for young audiences. Artistic Director Mieko Ouchi and General Manager Mary-Ellen Perley are excited to announce a season of plays that will delight and move young people of all ages… and of course a new crop of plays for a special Anniversary edition of Sprouts 2016!
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April 9, 2015 - Concrete Theatre presents The Antyssey
Concrete Theatre presents the World Premiere of a brand new musical The Antyssey, Book, Music and Lyrics by Joel Crichton and Richard Lee at the Westbury Theatre on January 22, 23 and 24, 2015 for six public performances kicking off a tour to Elementary schools in Edmonton and surrounding areas.
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November 6, 2014 - Concrete Theatre announces Staff Changes for the 2014-2015 season
Concrete Theatre is pleased to announce some major staffing changes at the company for our 25th Anniversary Season.
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July 25, 2014 - Concrete Theatre announces 2014-2015 season - 25 Years Young!
Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 25th season of diverse, dynamic and entertaining theatre for young audiences. Artistic Co-Directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are excited to announce a season that includes the world premiere of a brand new musical, the remount of a hit play by one of Edmonton’s favorite playwrights, the return of our participatory show with a twist... and of course a new crop of plays and a brand new home for Sprouts 2015!
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June 25, 2014 - Call for Board Members – Concrete Theatre

Concrete is currently seeking more community members to join our Board governance team, which includes contributing to the current long-term strategizing initiative for the company...
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June 1, 2014 - Sprouts Festival 2014

Concrete Theatre’s, Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids celebrates 13 years of cultivating new plays for children and families. The Festival takes place Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 at the Stanley A. Milner Library Theatre, (7 Sir Winston Churchill Square). The Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids is a weekend of family fun where children have an opportunity to experience the creation of new live theatre in an imaginative, informal and creative atmosphere.
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August 22, 2013 - Call for Board Members – Concrete Theatre

Concrete is currently seeking more community members to join our Board governance team, which includes contributing to the current long-term strategizing initiative for the company...
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August 15, 2013 - Concrete Theatre announces 2013-2014 Season

Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 24th season of diverse, dynamic and entertaining theatre for young audiences. Artistic Co-Directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are excited to announce a season that includes two world premieres, as well as a remount of a hit play by one of Edmonton’s favorite performers… and of course a new crop of plays at Sprouts 2014!
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May 15, 2013 - Call for Resumes for General Auditions
Artistic Co-Directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi invite actors to apply for general auditions by submitting a resume and headshot. Successful applicants will be contacted to book an audition...
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January 4, 2013 - Paper Song - Unfolding the Story
Concrete Theatre is proud to present the world premiere of a brand new full length play for young audiences by Jared Matsunaga-Turnbull. This exciting new production unites a traditional Japanese folktale with original writing to create a beautiful story that carries a powerful message about transforming oppression into justice, despair into hope...
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December 17, 2012 - The Making of Paper Song - Paper Can Be Anything!
Concrete Theatre is proud to present the world premiere of a brand new play for young audiences Paper Song by Jared Matsunaga-Turnbull. This exciting new production integrates large and small scale origami, shadow play, puppetry and song to create an enchanting, mystical world that unfolds before your eyes...
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November 21, 2012 - Presentation of Smokescreen Hold Over
Concrete Theatre is pleased to announce a week long extension of their Junior and Senior High School tour of Smokescreen by David S. Craig in Edmonton and surrounding areas. The positive response from schools speaks to the urgency of the issue and the strength of the script and production’s ability to delve into the complexities of addiction and drug culture rather than taking a more simplistic “just say no” approach to the issue...
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October 28, 2012 - Concrete Theatre Presents Smokescreen
Concrete Theatre kicks off their new season with the critically acclaimed play Smokescreen by David S. Craig, a cleverly written play that explores adolescent drug culture and the clash of values between teens and adults.
A timely and essential exploration of a drug for which we have laws but no values, Smokescreen is a play that examines the relationship between Jeff, a hard line father, and his charismatic but rebellious son Trent...
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August 30, 2012 - Concrete Theatre announces 2012-­‐2013 season
Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 23rd season of diverse and relevant educational theatre for young audiences. Artistic Co-­‐directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are excited to announce a season that includes a returning favourite, a world premiere, the 16th tour of our award winning production on sexual education and of course a new crop of plays at Sprouts 2013!
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August 23, 2011 - Introducing Concrete Theatre’s New General Manager
Concrete Theatre’s Board of Directors is thrilled to announce that Gail M. Yakemchuk is joining the company as General Manager effective August 15, 2011...
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June 6, 2011 - Concrete Theatre General Manager Steps Down
Concrete Theatre’s Board of Directors announce with regret that they have accepted Debbie Giesbrecht’s resignation as Concrete Theatre’s General Manager. Debbie will be stepping down from her position later this summer and will facilitate the transition to a new GM...
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May 19, 2011 - Concrete Theatre announces 2011-2012 season
Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 22nd season of diverse and relevant theatre for young audiences Artistic Co-directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are excited to announce a season that includes three returning favourites and a new crop of plays at Sprouts 2012!
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May 25, 2010 - Theatre Springs to Life at Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids

Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids springs to life for its 9th year with a crop of four brand new short plays for children. Presented by Edmonton’s Concrete Theatre in partnership with CBC Radio, the live staged readings will take place Saturday June 12th and Sunday June 13th at the Stanley A. Milner Library Theatre (7 Sir Winston Churchill Square)....
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April 21, 2010 - Concrete Theatre announces 2010-2011 season
Concrete Theatre welcomes you to its 21st season of diverse and relevant theatre for young audiences Artistic Co-directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are excited to announce a season that includes a world premiere and three returning favourites, as well as the 10th anniversary of Sprouts!...
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September 16, 2009 - Concrete Theatre Celebrates Twenty Years
On Saturday, September 26, 2009 Concrete Theatre will kick off the season with a celebration of its 20-year history.  Our birthday party will take place at Catalyst Theatre, 8529 Gateway Boulevard, starting at 7:30 p.m
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June 15, 2009 - Concrete’s 2009 – 2010 Season Celebrates Twenty Years
Concrete Theatre is excited to announce its 20th season of thought-provoking and engaging theatre for
young audiences. Artistic Co-directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are thrilled that this season
will include two world premieres of Canadian plays commissioned by Concrete Theatre....
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May 19, 2009 - Theatre Springs to Life at Sprouts Festival of New Works
Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids springs to life for its 8th year with a crop of four brand new short plays for children. Presented by Edmonton’s Concrete Theatre in partnership with CBC Radio, the live staged readings will take place Saturday June 13th and Sunday June 14th at the Stanley A. Milner Library Theatre (7 Sir Winston Churchill Square)...
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May 26, 2008 - Concrete’s 2008-2009 Season Hits the Pavement
Concrete Theatre is excited to announce its 19th season of thought-provoking and engaging theatre for young audiences. Artistic Co-directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi are thrilled that this season will include two new Canadian plays, including an original commission developed at the company’s very own Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids...
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May 21, 2008 - Theatre Springs to Life at Sprouts Festival of New Works
Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids springs to life for its 7th year in a row with a crop of four brand new short plays for children. Presented by Edmonton’s Concrete Theatre, the live staged readings will take place Saturday June 14th and on Father’s Day, Sunday June 15th at the Stanley A. Milner Library Theatre (7 Sir Winston Churchill Square)...
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April 23, 2008 - General Auditions, May 26th and 27th, 2008
The Artistic Co-Directors Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi would like to welcome actors to audition who
have not previously worked for the company, or with whose work they are not familiar or recently familiar
(have not auditioned for the company for at least two years previous)...
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March 11, 2008 - A New Force at Concrete Theatre
The Board and Staff of Concrete Theatre are pleased to welcome Debbie Giesbrecht as their new General Manager, effective March 25, 2008. She brings a wealth of experience to her new position. Caroline Howarth and Mieko Ouchi, Co-Artistic Directors at Concrete Theatre: “We are absolutely delighted to welcome Debbie as our new partner at Concrete Theatre as we launch the next stage of our development. With our growing programming and touring, both here in the province and beyond, we are fortunate to have an administrator with such respected, rich and diverse experience joining the Concrete family.”...
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