The Culture of Community - National Performing Arts Conference, Nov. 15-18, 2017

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Attendance Trends: Why Won’t They Come?

November 29, 2017 – National surveys find widespread attendance of the performing arts among the Canadian population. Yet, many series presenters are finding it more and more difficult to fill up their house. It’s a hard gap to explain, but a few answers could lie in reported obstacles to attendance.   Read more

2017 CAPACOA Awards Winners

November 15, 2017 – CAPACOA announced the winners of the 2017 CAPACOA Awards, recognizing excellence in the field of live performance touring and presenting, during the opening gathering dinner of the 30th CAPACOA Conference, at the National Arts Centre. These awards were sponsored and presented by Re:Sound, a long-time partner of the touring and presenting sector.   Read more

Indigenous Voices at the CAPACOA Conference

November 8, 2017 – Perceptions and interpretations of culture is as diverse and complex as the people and the landscape. Creating and opening space for the Indigenous voice challenges the lens of interpretation and allows diverse cultural intersections to intercept.   Read more

Digital Innovation Council for the Performing Arts

Arts & Belonging

Vital Signs: Arts and Belonging shines a spotlight on the power of the arts to build a greater sense of belonging to our communities, to our country and to each other.

Further to the publication of the national report, in April, new research findings confirmed that arts and belonging are intimately connected.

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