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Akokiniskway Gallery

The historic United Church is now the Akokiniskway Art Gallery and a recording studio. It also serves as the rehearsal area for Rosebud Masterworks (community) Choir and Rosa Cantorum (women's choir). Annually, there are art shows featuring Alberta artists in the spring, summer and fall. The Gallery is open to the public for two and a half hours before each Opera House performance. It is also available to rent for private functions.

The summer show at the Akokiniskway Gallery is Beautiful Erosion - Canadian Badlands, featuring the work of Valerie Speer, Karin Richter, Betty Schnell, and Cassandra Torgerson.

Gallery Hours for Beautiful Erosion - Canadian Badlands
June 24 - August 28, 2016
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday Afternoon: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Evening: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm


Meet and Greet the Artists:
July 16 - 11:00am-1:30pm & 3:30pm-8:00pm
July 21 - 11:00am-1:30pm & 3:30pm-8:00pm
August 14 - 11:00am-2:00pm

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For more information on each of the exhibiting artists, please visit their websites:

Typically our gallery shows run 2.5 hours prior to each the Rosebud Theatre Opera House performance in the spring, summer and fall.

If you are a professional artist interested in having your work showcased at the Akokiniskway Gallery, please contact Rosebud School of the Arts at 403-677-2350.


Recording Studio

On the lower level of the Akokiniskway Gallery is the Rosebud Recording Studio. This is where the audio magic happens for many of the Rosebud Theatre and Rosebud School of the Arts' productions.

This space is also available for rent for personal musical recordings.

For more information about the space or booking recording time, please contact Paul Zacharias at

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