A Message from AFA Board Chair Liam Oddie: It is with mixed emotions that I share with you that Jeffrey Anderson has decided to retire. On behalf of the AFA Board of Directors and Alberta’s arts community, I’d like to express heartfelt gratitude to Jeffrey Anderson for nearly 20 years
Day: November 23, 2016
Six Particpants Announced: Be prepared to be surprised by the audacious verve of the talent in this year’s10-Minute Play Festival. The brave, creative souls participating in the 2017 version of the 10-Minute Play Festival are: Chromatic Theatre Downstage Ghost River Theatre Major Matt Mason Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre Verb Theatre This High
Share Your Thoughts Calgary Arts Development is seeking your input for the renewed Arts and Culture Infrastructure Strategy and Capital Plan. Calgary Arts Development consultants Karen Ball and Ken Cameron are hosting engagement sessions aimed at different stakeholders. These sessions will be interactive and designed to lead to discussions about how
EmcArts is delighted to announce that three Canadian organizations, participants in New Pathways for the Arts | Calgary, have been selected to move forward into Incubating Innovation, a program that supports organizations in designing and prototyping new strategies for increased public impact and value. Alberta Theatre Projects, Downstage, and Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre will all receive prototyping grants and
Register by November 30 for local arts prize draw! SpaceFinder Alberta is free to use for both venues and seekers. Arts Habitat Edmonton is encouraging Edmonton venues and rental spaces to register in the directory by November 30. Spaces posted in the directory by that date will be automatically entered in a
Suggest a show… Direct a show for Morpheus? Submit proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Accepting applications for FREE 3-hour workshop As part of WP Puppet Theatre‘s GIVE BACK program, we are pleased to gift a special three-hour version of our View from the Inside: Courage Journey Workshop to a non-profit organization upon successful application. You provide the venue and 10 -20 participants. We provide the
Accepting submissions for 42nd Annual Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival! Samuel French is looking for work from playwrights across the country and beyond to join them for their week-long celebration of short plays in New York City in Summer 2017. The OOB Festival features professional playwrights, performance artists, emerging writers,
Call for Participation (National): Digital Content Consultations – Canadian Actors’ Equity Association & Canadian Heritage
Advocacy Alert for Equity Members: Digital Content Consultations The Minister of Canadian Heritage is holding public and stakeholder online consultations on the theme of “Canadian Content in a Digital World.” The live performing arts need to be included in this conversation. Equity is urging members to provide feedback by letting
It’s time for the annual Beakerhead gathering of inquiring minds, where we kick the can around on new ideas, programs and to mingle and conspire towards next year’s Beakerhead! Oh — and let’s have a massive toast to the people and organizations who bring energy from all corners to make
Rodeo with the Rabbits! Work with OYR on this year’s High Performance Rodeo.