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A guide on the challenge of discoverability of...
The Coalition for the diversity of cultural expressions (CDCE) is offering a guide to show how digital technology has changed the ways in which works are discovered, how new intermediaries have[...]
Cirque du Soleil CEO Lamarre marks his 20th...
"His company almost totally latent as it hopes for a return to the stage by this fall, Daniel Lamarre marked his 20th anniversary Friday as [CEO of] Cirque du Soleil. In a favorable climate, Lamarre[...]
A Cirque du Soleil artist's way to thrive as...
"Any artist who has sustained a career for a decade, or two, or three, has a wealth of resilience in their soul — it's your secret weapon. It's what you grasp onto in order to remain focused, to[...]
Circus school in Sherbrooke calls for help
These are difficult times for circus schools. Entrepreneurial artist Marine De Sorgher and owner of the École du cirque de Sherbrooke since its creation in 2017, has launched a crowd-funding[...]
Clowning workshop with La Nab
Annab Aubin-Thuot will lead an online clowning workshop on February 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2021, offered by Sur Place Médias. Reserve your spot! Although the workshop is in French, the trainer will not[...]
Virtual Conference to inspire performers
Perform & Prosper, a coaching platform that teaches the ‘business behind show business’ to performing artists around the world, is hosting a virtual conference on February 20 and 21,[...]
Creation-production residency in new...
The creation-production residency in new artistic practices offers an organization or artists' collective the opportunity to pursue the creation of an interdisciplinary work and to produce it at La[...]
The MICC holds conferences
Starting in January 2021, the International Market of Contemporary Circus (MICC) will host conferences featuring expert speakers. Here are the first two: On January 19, at 11:30 am EST, New Work[...]
Caring to cope through COVID – Interactive...
"Winter can be a challenging time and this year you may be struggling even more to comfort yourself and others." The Canada Life Assurance Company is offering a free, interactive, open-to-all[...]
A family reunited by the pandemic
Before the pandemic, Christian "Kit" Goguen was often far away from his family home in Dieppe, New Brunswick. The Acadian singer-songwriter was on tour in Europe with Cirque du Soleil. Working away[...]
Call for projects: Support Program for the...
As part of the Support Program for the Canadian Francophonie (PAFC), the Secrétariat du Québec aux relations canadiennes is launching an initial call for the year 2021-2022 for the implementation[...]
Acro Live Online conference this January 16-17,...
One of our partners, the Acro Dance Teachers Association (ADTA), an organization based in Calgary that helps teachers "learn how to teach and spot Acro Dance, then give them the system, syllabus, and[...]