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Spreading joy as therapeutic clown
"Aerial circus performer Angola Murdoch first encountered the world of therapeutic clowning in her early teens when she was a patient at Toronto’s SickKids hospital. The Bognor native and[...]
Vincent Dubé of Machine de Cirque wins the Young...
Vincent Dubé, General and Artistic Director of Machine de Cirque, wins the "Young Entrepreneur of Quebec: Arts and Culture" award at the 43rd edition of the prestigious ARISTA Provincial Competition[...]
The 7 Fingers and Cirque Hors Piste: inspiring...
"It is through collaboration that the best initiatives are born. That of the collective The 7 Fingers, in partnership with the organization Cirque Hors Piste, is a perfect example. Their shared[...]
Tour in COVID mode with Scene Pro
Your show meets the health measures set up by the Public Health authorities and you would like it to be spotted more easily by presenters? Label it in COVID mode on the Scène Pro platform. You'll[...]
Call for Quebec artists: Culture-Education...
Professional artists who wish to offer artistic activities to toddlers, pupils and students in Quebec schools can apply from October 22, 2020 (starting at 10 a.m.) until January 15, 2021. Cultural[...]
Giving Tuesday: the keys to a successful campaign
"Every year, Giving Tuesday is an opportunity to bring your community together around your mission and solicit its support. This is an opportunity for the cultural community to explore, in this[...]
Grand Prix finalists include TOHU and Toxique...
The 35th edition of the Conseil des arts de Montréal's Grand Prix, held on November 12, from noon to 1:15 pm, will be a free, all-virtual award ceremony. Attend to support the finalists, including[...]
Call to organizations located in Quebec and Nova...
Through their intergovernmental cooperation agreement on the Canadian Francophonie, the governments of Quebec and Nova Scotia offer to jointly fund projects that bring together Francophone[...]
Cirque du Soleil lenders' takeover plan approved...
“A Quebec judge approved a plan giving lenders of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group control of the live performance company as it prepares to relaunch some of its shows. “The transaction has[...]
Call for projects: FRESH STREET#4
FRESH STREET#4, Circostrada’s International Seminar for the Development of Street Arts will be held online from November 2 to 5, 2020. Register to the event! See the full programme on the[...]
Machine de Cirque in France
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Ghost Light: entre la chute et l’envol, a show created and performed by the two co-founders of Machine de Cirque, Ugo Dario and Maxim Laurin, and entirely dedicated[...]
Quebec wants to relaunch its revision of the laws...
"Quebec wants to "imminently" restart the process of revising the two laws on the status of the artist - a project that is at the heart of the cultural community's priorities, but which has been on[...]