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Call for Submissions (Alberta): 2020 Lieutenant Governor Emerging Artist Award

  Alberta emerging artists  – of all disciplines – who are in the early stages of their professional careers, are eligible to apply for the 2020 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award. Since the launch of the competition in 2008, 53 Emerging Artists have been recognized with this prestigious

News (National): Siminovitch Prize Shortlist

    The Siminovitch Prize Foundation and the National Arts Centre have announced the shortlist for this year’s award in the category of directing. The jury has selected five outstanding directors as finalists for the esteemed theatre prize, now celebrating its 19thyear of honouring excellence and innovation in Canadian theatre

News (Alberta): 2019 Rozsa Award Short List Announced

  It is with great pleasure, the Rozsa Foundation announces the shortlist nominees for the 16th Annual Rozsa Awards celebrating Excellence in Arts Management and Board Leadership.   Selected this year by the Rozsa Awards Jury out of several exemplary nominations from across the province, these candidates are distinct in

News (Calgary): Complete List of 2018-2019 Betty Mitchell Award Nominees and Winners

  Congratulations to all of the 2018-2019 Betty Mitchell Award nominees and winners! The awards were presented on June 24 at Vertigo Theatre in Calgary.  Below is a complete list of nominees – category winners are highlighted in green. OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ENSEMBLE The Invisible: Agents of Ungentlemanly Warfare

News (Edmonton): Complete List of 2018-2019 Sterling Award Winners and Nominees

  Congratulations to all winners and nominees of 2018-2019 Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards! The award gala took place at Mayfield Dinner Theatre on June 24 and was hosted by Gina Puntil and Mathew Hushof. Below is a complete list of nominees – category winners are highlighted in red. Outstanding Production

News (Calgary): 2018-2019 Betty Mitchell Award Nominees Announced

  Congratulations to all the 2018-2019 Betty Mitchell Award nominees! This year’s award gala will be hosted by Valmai Goggin and Carly McKee and takes place at The Playhouse on June 24th. For tickets visit: https://www.bettymitchellawards.com/tickets.   The Nominations   OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ENSEMBLE The Invisible: Agents of Ungentlemanly

Call for Submissions (Alberta): Nominations Open For Rozsa Awards

  Nominations for both the Rozsa Award for Excellence in Board Leadership and the Rozsa Award for Excellence in Arts Management are open.   The Rozsa Award for Excellence in Arts Management celebrates an Executive Director (also known as a Managing Director, General Manager or CEO) who has shown excellence

News (Edmonton): Nominees Announced for 2019 Cappies

  Edmonton Journal | May 14, 2019 Students from across Edmonton and beyond, from schools in Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Morinville and Sturgeon, gathered on the weekend to vote for their favourite cast and crew in the Cappies season.   Cappies is an international program that mentors young writers as

News (National): 2018 Governor General’s Literary Award Winners Announced

  Jane van Koeverden | CBC News | October 30, 2018 Sarah Henstra has won the 2018 Governor General’s Literary Award for fiction for her novel The Red Word, a murky and twisted story about sexual assault on a college campus that the jury called “an utterly effing good read.” The Governor General’s Literary

Call for Submissions (National): Nominations Open for Gina Wilksonson Prize

    Nominations for the eighth annual Gina Wilkinson Prize (Gina’s Prize) will be accepted starting October 15, 2018. Established in memory of director Gina Wilkinson, who was a beloved actor and director across the country, the prize is intended to recognize an experienced female theatre artist transitioning from one theatre discipline into the discipline of

News (Edmonton): Edmonton Fringe Launches the Mowat Diversity Award

  Phil Heidenreich | Global News | October 10, 2018   The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival announced a new $10,000 award which is aimed at developing a “more inclusive and diverse theatre arts community” at the annual festival.   “We acknowledge there is an imbalance in the representation of

News (Alberta): Theatre Alberta’s Keri Mitchell Nominated for 2018 Rozsa Award

We are thrilled to announce that our Executive Director Keri Mitchell is amongst the three shortlisted nominees for the the 15th Annual Rozsa Award. From The Rozsa Foundation: “As Executive Director of Theatre Alberta, Keri Mitchell has shown herself to be a powerful ally for theatre in Alberta. Since taking

News (Alberta): 2018 Alberta Playwriting Competition Winners Announced

  June 26, 2018 (Edmonton) – The winning plays and playwrights of the 2018 Alberta Playwriting Competition were announced last night at both the Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Award in Edmonton, and at the Betty Mitchell Awards in Calgary. The winners of the Grand Prize of 5000.00 were Calgary-based playwrights Ellen

News (Calgary): Nominations Announced for the 2018 Betty Mitchell Awards

  The nominees for the 2018 Betty Mitchell Awards were announced by the Betty Mitchell Committee on June 7 in Calgary.   The Betty Mitchell Awards, named for a pioneer of Calgary’s theatrical community, Dr. Betty Mitchell, were started in 1998 to celebrate and honour outstanding achievement in Calgary’s professional theatre