Welcome to Industry News, a new blog series sharing what’s happening in Canadian theatre and the wider arts community. Each week we’ll share news we’ve come across as well as events, calls for nominations and submissions, and professional development opportunities.
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The Emerging Creators Unit at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre (Toronto ON) is accepting proposals for original 25-minute performance projects from queer or trans artists age 30 and under (age exceptions may apply). The deadline to apply is August 11.
In partnership with Calgary companies including Theatre Calgary, Alberta Theatre Projects, Vertigo Theatre, and more, the Good Host Program will facilitate relaxed performances, audio-described plays, and ASL interpretation.
What’s Happening in the Wider Community
- Theatre wins big at Winnipeg’s mayor’s luncheon.
- Call for Applications for the Rozsa Arts Management Program (Calgary/Edmonton) – deadline June 19.
- Summerworks Performance Festival (Toronto ON) has released the programming and schedule for their 2017 festival.
- Infinithéâtre (Montreal QC) calls for submissions to its second cohort of The Playwrights’ Unit. The deadline is June 16.