The 27th annual CAPACOA Conference takes place in Halifax, NS from January 21 to 24, 2015. Celebrating The Culture of Convergence, the event features keynote speaker Richard Evans and an intimate 'Artist Voice' interview with Natalie MacMaster. 

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What’s the matter with numbers?

Hard facts or proverbial truth? The debate at the CKX Summit sparked discussions, an article in the Globe and Mail, and now a blog post by Inga Petri commissioned by CAPACOA.   Read more

All Access Volume 6 Issue 9

November 13, 2014 – In this issue: Finance Committee hearing, federal budget update, stretch tax credit, R105 Witholding, and lots of member news.   Read more

Stretch Tax Credit – Where are We Now?

November 7, 2014 – In January 2012, the Performing Arts Alliance submitted a brief to the Standing Committee on Finance in support of Imagine Canada's proposed Stretch Tax Credit to increase charitable giving in the performing arts. More than two years later, this recommendation is still making headway.   Read more

Webinar Series for Arts Presenters


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

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