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A delicious and festive fundraiser for Cirque...
In the current context, Cirque Hors Piste, a social circus organization operating in downtown Montreal, had to be resourceful. Their fundraiser "Make a difference at home one box at a time" promises[...]
Cirque du Soleil expects to be back flying high...
"With the sale of Cirque du Soleil successfully concluded, president and CEO Daniel Lamarre believes shows will gradually begin reopening in 2021, but that the Montreal-based circus will only be[...]
Call for entries: 2021 SPRING Festival
The call for applications for the presentation of circus creation projects, organized by ARTCENA and the Plateforme 2 Pôles cirque en Normandie as part of the SPRING festival, is online! Project[...]
Daniel Lamarre remains CEO of Cirque du Soleil
"Cirque du Soleil has emerged from bankruptcy protection with CEO Daniel Lamarre still in place, and former MGM Resorts chief Jim Murren sharing the lead on the company’s board of directors." Read[...]
A new FAQ for health management in the performing...
The Ministère de la Culture et des Communications recently published frequently asked questions (FAQ) (in French) to help artists and cultural workers understand and apply the directives of the[...]
Case-Study: Reopening the National Circus School...
"For the National Circus School (ENC), as well as all circus schools around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic represents an exceptional challenge, one for which there are no preconfigured guidelines[...]
Virtual open house at the National Circus School...
In this special year, the National Circus School invites you to its virtual open house on Saturday, November 28! Take advantage of their virtual information sessions on their various programs to ask[...]
TOHU launches a new online gift shop
This year for Christmas, spoil your loved ones with an original gift from TOHU, and take advantage of their introductory promotion on shipping at the fixed price of $5 until December 20, 2020. You[...]
A new creation centre for Machine de Cirque
"The Diocese of Quebec will finally lease the Saint-Charles-de-Limoilou church to Machine de Cirque for at least three years. The goal is to transfer the building to Machine de Cirque and transform[...]
Registration for the École de cirque de Québec...
The registration period for auditions for the École de cirque de Québec's graduate programs will begin on November 6, 2020! At this particular time, the school has had to make a few changes to its[...]
Extension of the deadline for the dissemination...
The CALQ has announced that the deadline for submitting projects for the performing arts programming support measure in Quebec has been extended to Friday, November 20 at 10:00 a.m. You can now[...]
Call for participation: Les Arts et la Ville...
Les Arts et la Ville's annual colloquium will give way to a trilogy of forums in 2021, 2022 and 2023 to update the roles of culture in Canada's French-speaking communities to address emerging issues[...]