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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Barrie’s Talk is Free Theatre program receives $627,500 in funding for mentorship program
The Ontario Trillium Foundation has granted a Barrie theatre company $627,500 over the next three years for a special project. Talk is Free Theatre will receive a grant to “expand mentorship opportunities for youth” through the production of site-specific musicals, or musicals that take place outside of traditional venues.
What’s Happening in the Wider Community
- Today is the first day that salary information is mandatory on the Alliance for Arts + Culture job board.