2013

Holiday Affairs: Programming for Corporate Audiences

Holiday Affairs: Programming for Corporate Audiences

by Shannon Litzenberger

Acting Up Stage Company is Toronto’s modern musical theatre. For 10 years, they have been producing, developing and advancing the art of musical theatre. In addition to their regular season productions, Acting Up Stage offers a ‘signature event’ during the holiday season called UnCovered that is quite different from the others. Hosted at the architecturally…

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Engaging Volunteers

Engaging Volunteers

by Jessica Dargo Caplan

Like many cultural organizations, volunteers play a vital role in the success of the Luminato Festival. Each year a diverse team of between 400-500 dedicated volunteers…

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Power of the Arts: Citizenship and Politics

Power of the Arts: Citizenship and Politics

by Penelope Kerr

These days it’s common – indeed almost inevitable – to hear art discussed as a political statement. The creed “art for art’s sake” seems to be on its way out…

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To (your hometown here), with love.

To (your hometown here), with love.

by Shannon Litzenberger

Toronto-based writer and arts educator Lindsay Zier-Vogel wants to change the conversation between people and their cities. Instead of only focusing on what needs to be fixed…

Inspiration
The Culture Days Weekend in Guelph, Ontario

The Culture Days Weekend in Guelph, Ontario

by Lynn Broughton

Guelph is a feisty and diverse arts and culture city. We have a remarkably rich music scene, award-winning visual artists and crafters, writers, spoken word artists, actors, dancers…

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