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The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) has released The status of women in the Canadian arts and cultural industries: Research review 2010–18, a report commissioned from a research team led by Dr. Amanda Coles, a Canadian on faculty at Australia’s Deakin University.

Artsvote Report Card Now Available Online
Toronto ON… ArtsVote Toronto announces the online release of the 2018 Councillor and Mayoral Report Card, grading the incumbent and challenger candidates at

October 2, 2018 – Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia: Randy Glynn, Artistic Director of Festival of Dance Annapolis Royal (FODAR) and Susan Tileston, Board Chair, Company of Angels, are pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Caldwell to the position of Associate Artistic Director of Festival of Dance, Annapolis Royal.

Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal: much anticipated movie ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch will open in Toronto on Friday Oct 5, 2018. It is a mesmerizing and disturbing rumination on what drives us as a species, and a call to wake up to the destruction caused by our dominance.

At the Association's AGM on Monday 24 September, 2018, the Board of Directors submitted the Annual Report with financial statements to the membership annual_report_2017-18.pdf

The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) is pleased to announce that the Indigenous and Culturally Specific Dance: Training Projects program has been broadened and renamed to reflect expanded eligibility for the program.

Dance Ontario's Commissioning Committee (Jesse Dell, Tina Nicolaidis, Lola Ryan, Jennifer Watkins) has selected Makeda Benitez and Decades Collective as recipients of the Dance Ontario Creative Partnerships for 2018/19. These unique artists will present world premieres at DanceWeekend at the Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront January 26 and 27, 2019.

First elected in 2007, Sylvia has been working tirelessly to voice the issues that matter to Dufferin-Caledon residents. Sylvia has introduced many pieces of legislation that have been adopted into government legislation or have become law, including Social Assistance Statute Law Amendment Act, the Aggregate Recycling Promotion Act and the Respecting Private Property Act.