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Acting for Climate Montreal in Gaspésie
La Fabrique Culturelle produced a short film presenting the work of the company Acting for Climate Montreal. In Gaspésie for a creation residency, eight circus artists are exploring the possibility[...]
Two studies on the effects of the COVID-19 crisis...
Synapse C, an organization that builds on culture data, presents two studies on the effects of the COVID-19 crisis on the cultural sector. The studies were conducted in collaboration with two[...]
A new American Circus Alliance launches in the USA
A national service and advocacy organization by and for the people involved with the production and presentation of American circus is taking form. The all-volunteer organization, called[...]
Andréane Leclerc in residence at Place des arts
"A circus artist for 20 years, now a designer, performer and co-founder of the Nadère arts vivants company, Andréane Leclerc is inspired by her practice of contortion for artistic and philosophical[...]
$ 5 M for physically distanced performances
Having been a great success in 2020, the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec's Physically Distanced Performances measure is renewed this year thanks to $5 million in funding from the[...]
A cabaret by Le Monastère in webcast
From April 15 to 22, it will be offered free of charge, however donations are also warmly accepted and encouraged. All funds raised will support the programming of the outdoor circus activities,[...]
L'Aparté continues its mission against...
Since September 2018, L'Aparté has been offering assistance to all people in the cultural sector who are the object of or have witnessed harassment (psychological or sexual) or workplace violence[...]
Launch of Artopole - Maison d'entrepreneuriat...
Last week saw the inauguration of Artopole - Maison d'entrepreneuriat artistique, which is the result of the mutualization of Bureau de Prod and AARTEN.
Lab culturel is recruiting its sixth cohort!
Lab culturel is the only Quebec-wide incubator exclusively dedicated to the realization of innovative digital initiatives in culture. This year, it invites organizations and artists to work on the[...]
Registration for the National Circus School's...
Circus, dance and acrobatic sports enthusiasts between the ages of 9 and 17 are invited to register for the National Circus School's intensive summer camps this July. Registration is open until April[...]
Enrolment for the 2021-2022 physical-actor program
Established over 25 years ago, DynamO Théâtre's the physical-actor program is geared for professional artists who want to take part in an ongoing training program on physical acting. Auditions will[...]
3 million emergency fund for artists and cultural...
The Fondation des artistes is renewing its emergency fund for artists and cultural workers with $3 million in support from the Quebec government. This assistance is open to circus artists, as well as[...]