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Calgary Speaker Series

  • Date
    October 26, 2014 – April 27, 2015
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Price Four-show subscriptions are on sale starting at $112.
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EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts

Photograph courtesy EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts

National Geographic Live, National Geographic’s popular and entertaining speaker series, and Calgary’s arts showcase, EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts, will bring you the world through the eyes of great explorers, filmmakers, and photographers with a new season starting October 2014.

We’re excited to announce that due to the overwhelming popularity of the series, we are adding a 2 PM Sunday matinee next season! And if you subscribe to all four events, you’ll get great seats at a great price, as well as an array of new subscriber benefits, including:

• Four shows for the price of three—like getting On the Trail of Big Cats for free!
• Priority seating—call 403.294.9494 by April 11 if you are a renewing subscriber and would like to change your seats.
• Free ticket mailing and free ticket exchange.
• Exclusive discounts and presale on single tickets and other EPCOR CENTRE shows.

If you’re a previous attendee, you already know that Nat Geo Live events are lavishly illustrated, firsthand presentations by people who travel the world to get the powerful stories and images you’ve seen on the National Geographic Channel and in National Geographic Magazine. Check the links below to find our more about our new season in Calgary!

Join the Explorers Circle! Enhance your National Geographic Live experience by becoming a member of the Explorers Circle. Find out how.

View our Tickets and Information page.

View our Student Events in Calgary page.

  • Picture of Mike Libecki hanging from rope
    Untamed Antarctica
    SpeakersSunday, January 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Veteran climbers Mike Libecki and Cory Richards tell the story of their journey to Antarctica, where they battled extreme cold, furious winds, and fickle weather to summit a remote 2,000-foot spire. Join them for a humorous but gripping firsthand account of this first ascent at the bottom of the world.

  • Picture of Mike Libecki and Cory Richards
    Untamed Antarctica
    SpeakersMonday, January 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Veteran climbers Mike Libecki and Cory Richards tell the story of their journey to Antarctica, where they battled extreme cold, furious winds, and fickle weather to summit a remote 2,000-foot spire. Join them for a humorous but gripping firsthand account of this first ascent at the bottom of the world.

  • Picture of David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes
    Coral, Fire, and Ice: Exploring Secret Underwater Worlds
    SpeakersSunday, March 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Explore undersea worlds with photographic legend David Doubilet and his wife and underwater partner, photojournalist Jennifer Hayes. From the coral reefs of Papua New Guinea to the icebergs of Antarctica and the harp seals of Canada’s Gulf of St. Lawrence, they’ll go beyond the published stories to share their behind-the-camera adventures.

  • Picture of David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes
    Coral, Fire, and Ice: Exploring Secret Underwater Worlds
    SpeakersMonday, March 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Explore undersea worlds with photographic legend David Doubilet and his wife and underwater partner, photojournalist Jennifer Hayes. From the coral reefs of Papua New Guinea to the icebergs of Antarctica and the harp seals of Canada’s Gulf of St. Lawrence, they’ll go beyond the published stories to share their behind-the-camera adventures.

  • Picture of Pete McBride
    Chasing Rivers
    SpeakersSunday, April 26, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Acclaimed photographer and filmmaker Pete McBride (Chasing Water) offers unforgettable journeys down two of the world’s great rivers. The Colorado flows through majestic landscapes but no longer reaches the sea. And the Ganges, India’s sacred waterway, is revered as a god but polluted by the people who worship it.

  • Picture of Pete McBride
    Chasing Rivers
    SpeakersMonday, April 27, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.Calgary, AB

    Acclaimed photographer and filmmaker Pete McBride (Chasing Water) offers unforgettable journeys down two of the world’s great rivers. The Colorado flows through majestic landscapes but no longer reaches the sea. And the Ganges, India’s sacred waterway, is revered as a god but polluted by the people who worship it.

Event Sponsors

  • Series Presenting Sponsor

    RBC Logo
  • Student Engagement Sponsor

    Logo: Cenovus
  • Student Engagement Sponsor

    Logo: ConocoPhillips
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Sponsor

    Logo for Saskatchewan Mining and Minerals
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Sponsor

    Talisman Energy logo
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Sponsor

    Shell Canada logo
  • Media Sponsor

    Logo for NGC
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Supporting Sponsor

    Logo: Enmax
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Supporting Sponsor

    Logo: Cabra Consulting
  • EXPLORE National Geographic Supporting Sponsor

    Logo for Telus
  • Official Hotel

    Logo: Hyatt Regency Calgary

Events by Location

Events for Today, November 22, 2014 in Calgary, AB

UPCOMING EVENTS

Untamed Antarctica, Calgary, AB
January 25, 2015

Untamed Antarctica, Calgary, AB
January 26, 2015

Untamed Antarctica, Calgary, AB
January 26, 2015

View all events on the calendar page →

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