Juried Showcases at the 28th Annual CAPACOA Conference "Culture of inClusion"

I want to showcaseNEW THIS YEAR! CAPACOA's conference, the Culture of inClusion, will serve as a valuable platform to view performances by outstanding national artists who have been selected by a rigorous jury process. Those interested in showcasing can apply through the I Want to Showcase platform. The application deadline for juried showcases is August 14th, 2015 at 5:00pm EST.

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Special WAA Offer for CAPACOA Members

July 9, 2015 - CAPACOA members are eligible for a 36% discount on the published non-member rates at the 2015 Western Arts Alliance Annual Conference in Vancouver. Instead of paying $550 US, you will pay $352 US (at early-bird rates).     Read more

All Access Volume 7 Issue 6

June 23, 2015 – In this issue: Stunning arts economics, federal election advocacy, streaming live performances, sustaining large venues, and more.   Read more

Interesting Report on Live Streaming

June 19, 2015 – The impact and potential of live streaming has been an ongoing discussion within the Canadian presenting sector. The same is true in the U. S. classical scene, and Musical America sumed it up in a special report.   Read more

CINARS Signs Agreement with Chinese Association

June 15, 2015 – CINARS finalized a collaboration agreement with the China Association of Performing Arts (CAPA), a not-for-profit organization that answers directly to China’s Ministry of Culture, and which boasts a membership of 10,000.   Read more


CAPACOA unites the Canadian performing arts presenting and touring sector, representing more than 150 presenting networks, presenters, agents and other stakeholders.

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