CAPACOA will hold its 29th conference in conjunction with the CINARS Biennale and MUNDIAL MONTRÉAL.

Expect bigger than ever international networking opportunities, world-class performances, and thought-provoking professional development.

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Where is the art?

October 17, 2016 – Michele Decottignies, for The Deaf, Disability & Mad Arts Alliance of Canada and panelist at CAPACOA @ CINARS asks the question:, "Why is "art" missing from a search of "disability art" in the largest database in the world?"   Read more

It Matters

September 27, 2016 – The Truth and Reconciliation Commission marked a critical moment in Canadian history with the release of 94 Calls to Action. It prompted each one of us to take action and to establish new relationships. Many initiatives have since taken root in the performing arts sector.   Read more

Dual Band: Digital Consumption and Live Arts Experience

September 26, 2016 – Following the spring’s pre-consultation, the Department of Canadian Heritage is now going broad band with the next phase of the consultation on Canadian Content in a Digital World, also known as #DigiCanCon. The performing arts sector is also diving in with its own processes.   Read more

Digital Innovation Council for the Performing Arts


Symposium for Performing Arts in Rural Communities - October 27-30,2016

Presenter's toolkit: professional development, best practices, resources and references