Community Response

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The YEG Performing Arts Accessibility Ad Hoc Group hosted a meeting on January 14, 2021 to hear the results of the research conducted by April Killins. Several member groups responded to the research results by submitting an outline of initiatives they are hosting to address equity, diversity and inclusion. 

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Together We Fringe

Announcement (Edmonton): Edmonton Fringe Presents Together We Fringe!

This year’s hyper-local hybrid Event presents both live and digital programming, including ticketed live theatre performances for reduced capacity audiences; ticketed outdoor entertainment in ATB Park; on-demand and livestream content streamed on Fringe TV; and so much more.

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News (Alberta): New Minister of Culture After Cabinet Shuffle

On July 8, 2021 Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced several changes to cabinet including a new Minister of Culture.

Ron Orr, MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka, will replace Leela Aheer as Minister of Culture and Whitney Issik, MLA for Calgary-Glenmore, becomes the Associate Minister of Status of Women, under the Ministry of Culture and Status of Women.