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Emergency wage subsidy extended until summer 2021
"The Trudeau government will extend its flagship and costly emergency wage subsidy program for nearly another year as it promises to restore employment in Canada to pre-pandemic levels." Read the[...]
Pan-Canadian survey on sexual harassment at work...
A new wave of denunciation of harassment and sexual misconduct on social networks has shaken the artistic field lately, leading many to question the prevention of harassment in their[...]
Cirque du Soleil fallen into excessive debt
"Our analysis of Cirque du Soleil shows inadequate governance since the major change in ownership in 2015. The manner in which the cash generated by its activities has been managed and its inordinate[...]
How to find the right circus photographer
"In our visual world, one of the best ways to promote your talents and yourself is through photography. Used properly, strong images can tell a story of you as a person and as a performer, often[...]
Call for projects: Assistance for the Development...
"As part of the economic recovery of the cultural sector and in order to meet the growing need for cultural infrastructure in Quebec, the Minister of Culture and Communications, Nathalie Roy,[...]
Call for projects: Online circus festival of...
The Circus School of Londrina, a social circus and training space in the state of Paraná in Brazil, is carrying out a digital circus festival, which will take place from October 28 to November 1,[...]
Le Diamant cancels activities planned for their...
"As part of the shift to Level 3 (orange zone) of the Capitale-Nationale, the Diamant team has decided to cancel the public activity scheduled for September 26 and 27, Le monde à l'envers. Interior[...]
Seniors' residences: clowns that do good
"During the first wave of COVID-19, seniors were completely isolated, deprived of visitors. "Many have lost a lot in terms of independence," says one geriatrician who believes that clowns play an[...]
Cirque Éloize at Parc Jean-Drapeau
"Cirque Éloize announced at the very last minute the creation of a family show called Maître nageur, which began this weekend at Parc Jean-Drapeau and will continue on September 26 and 27, with[...]
Some light at the end of the tunnel for The 7...
"It was looking like 2020 would be the busiest year ever for Les 7 doigts, but all five of its shows were shut down at the start of the year because of the pandemic and it was also forced to close[...]
Join the ride created by Toxique Trottoir
From September 19 to November 1, get on your bike and follow the mamizelles for an amazing 8 km treasure hunt on the cycle paths of Montreal's Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie, Petite-Italie and Villeray[...]
The collective Acting for Climate Montreal trades...
"Eight members of the Acting for Climate Montreal collective spent a week experimenting with the water, waves, cliffs and forest of the mythical Sea Shack in order to develop a concept for a[...]