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Feedback on my experience with The 7 Fingers
Hugo Cornet, who worked on The 7 Fingers communications team during his stay on a WHP in Canada, takes a tender look back at his experience and send a message full of hope to the cultural sector. "I[...]
Increase in municipal spending on culture in 2018...
According to the Institut de la statistique du Québec, "In 2018, Quebec municipalities' operating expenditures on culture will total $1,017 million, up 6.9% from 2016. (...) As in previous years,[...]
Machine de Cirque shows in cineparks
"Machine de Cirque wants to present circus in Quebec cineparks this summer. The company has proposed this project to several cities including Quebec City, Rimouski, Sherbrooke, Shawinigan,[...]
Cirque Hors Piste adapts its creative services
Cirque Hors Piste, a Montreal-based social circus organization that mobilizes marginalized youth in their community by offering circus workshops, has now adapted its services creatively and safely to[...]
The National Circus School's Research centre...
In order to contribute to the evolution of the circus and cultural industry in a new global reality, the Research Centre (CRITAC) affiliated to the National Circus School (ENC) launched a lab in[...]
50.9 million to support the creation and...
En Piste welcomes the announcement made today by Quebec's Minister of Culture and Communications Nathalie Roy on the budget allocated to the cultural sector recovery plan. Close to $400 million will[...]
Towards the reopening of theatres venues
In Quebec, "Legault’s culture minister, Nathalie Roy said she was confident movie theatres and venues for live shows will be allowed to reopen before Quebec’s Fête nationale, on June 24, with a[...]
The cultural sector will soon know more about its...
"It is now the turn of Culture and Communications to receive from Quebec City a financial assistance plan and a deconfinement program for performing arts shows and filming. The announcement of[...]
Call for proposals from the Montreal's Borough of...
The borough of Ville-Marie is launching a call for proposals to Montreal artists and cultural organizations. "Given the cancellation of regular outdoor cultural programming, this call aims to[...]
A couple of circus artists make it to the top 10...
The only circus act in Canadian Family's Got Talent, presented by Santé D’Amours Fortunato and her husband Sasha Yudintsev, was selected as one of the top 10. The couple met while they were both[...]
The MICC will be held online from July 6 to 9! The MICC (International Market of Contemporary Circus), a vital forum of exchange and connection for contemporary circus artists, companies,[...]
Cirque du Soleil viewed by Robert Lepage,...
"It is especially from a creative point of view that Robert Lepage is enthusiastic about the takeover of Cirque du Soleil by its founder, Guy Laliberté. The playwright believes that the former[...]