Performing Arts Centre putting on three great workshops - register early.

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January 26th, 2020



It might be cold outside but there will be more than just the normal heat inside the Performing Arts Centre during the month.

The Centre has announced a series of Public Education and Outreach Workshops for people 16+ throughout the month of February aimed at developing artistic practice for local artists and providing enhanced arts experiences for audiences.

Workshops and panels happening next month include a Navigating the Music Industry panel, a Memoir Writing Workshop, and a Triple Threat Workshop.

On February 8, the Navigating the Music Industry panel will discuss what is involved in being an Agent, Manager, or Presenter in today’s music industry by going behind the scenes to discuss the music business. The panel will feature Artist Manager at SRO Management, Cynthia Barry; Senior Vice President of The Feldman Agency, Tom Kemp; Director of Programming, Marketing & Business Development at The Corporation of Roy Thompson and Massey Hall, Jesse Kumagai; and Artist Manager at ZED Music, Steve Zsirai.

Navigating the Music Industry,

Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 4pm
Tickets: Regular $20 (All-in)  Ages 16+

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Alison Wearing

Alison Wearing

On February 22, the Memoir-Writing Workshop with Alison Wearing will focus on elevating personal writing. Participants will learn about the different tools and tactics needed to find their voice and put their own personal stories on paper.


Memoir Writing Workshop,

Saturday, February 22, 2020 @ 2pm
Tickets: Regular $30 (All-in)  Ages 16+

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Amanda Nuttall

Amanda Nuttall

On February 23, the Triple Threat Workshop will give everyone a chance to audition, receive personal advice and then get an all-important second chance to knock it out of the park. The workshop will be led by director, writer, and performer Richard Ouzounian, who will give advice on everything from what to wear and what to sing and choreographer Amanda Nuttall will give advice on how to present oneself at a dance call even with two left feet.

Triple Threat Workshop,

Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 10am
Tickets: Regular $40 (All-in)  Ages 16+

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Each one of these workshops /panels is being led by Canada’s ‘best in show’.  These people are working professionals who are leaders in their fields.

You have to register, and there is a nominal cost.


Register on the Performing Arts web site CLICK here to get there.

The Performing Arts Centre aims to develop comprehensive, impactful and accessible learning experiences for all ages, and are committed to fostering artistic appreciation, development and participation through this Public Education & Outreach Series.


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