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Newton Moraes Dance Theatre will be performing Testosterone at the WIP Dance Series at the Free Flow Dance Centre in Saskatoon on September 23rd and teaching a dance workshop to the dance community there on September 24, 2017. They will also be teaching and performing in Vancouver the following week.

"Today, I was pleased to announce that the Ontario government is increasing support for the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) from $60 million last year to $80 million in 2020-21. This represents $50 million in additional funding over four years.

Mark your Calendars!

Toronto (August 22, 2017): Dollhouse, created by Toronto's Bill Coleman with Gordon Monahan, has been selected to be on the shortlist for this year's prestigious Total Theatre Awards, highlighting the best talent in visual or physical theatre/performance at the 70th anniversary edition of the Edinburgh Festival, currently underway in Scotland.


Carolyn Warren appointed new Director General Arts Granting Programs
at the Canada Council for the Arts

Ottawa, August 21, 2017 - The Canada Council for the Arts’ Director and CEO, Simon Brault, is pleased to announce that Carolyn Warren will join the organization as Director General (DG), Arts Granting Programs Division. She will take up the role as incoming DG on October 10, 2017 and will fully lead the division when the current DG, Jacques Vézina, retires at the end of 2017.

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Congratulations to award-winning directors Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal on the release of the film on the Tragically Hip's last tour.