2012 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival to screen world’s best mountain sport, culture, environment, adventure, and exploration films
Over the nine-day festival, audiences will experience the world’s best in the mountain genre -- films and books chronicling the passions and obsessions of mountaineers, endurance and extreme athletes...
Writer, dramaturg Brian Quirt appointed director of the Banff Playwrights Colony
The Banff Playwrights’ Colony at The Banff Centre, one of the most intensive creative experiences for the development of new Canadian plays, has appointed Brian Quirt as director, effective in the...
Music and Sound
Pianist and composer Vijay Iyer appointed director of The Banff Centre’s Jazz program
One of the most critically acclaimed jazz musicians of the new century, pianist, composer, and bandleader Vijay Iyer has been appointed director of the Banff International Workshop in Jazz and...