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Link to Call for Submissions | Sound Technician Practicum at the Banff Centre

Call for Submissions | Sound Technician Practicum at the Banff Centre

Date: Dec 16, 2019

This program is an experiential learning opportunity for aspiring sound technicians, through direct mentorship and independent study. 

Deadline: Jan 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for submissions | Lighting Technician Practicum at the Banff Centre

Call for submissions | Lighting Technician Practicum at the Banff Centre

Date: Dec 16, 2019

This program is an experiential learning opportunity for aspiring lighting professionals, through direct mentorship and independent study. 

Deadline: Jan 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Foundations of Purpose | Leadership Intensive

Foundations of Purpose | Leadership Intensive

Date: Dec 16, 2019

Foundations of Purpose supports participants to explore and navigate this critical leadership threshold. ]

Deadline: May 5, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Leading by Design | Leadership Intensive

Leading by Design | Leadership Intensive

Date: Dec 16, 2019

Experience a design thinking process first-hand to develop mindsets & methodologies that have sparked many of the world’s most engaging experiences.

Deadline: May 5, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Truth and Reconciliation Through Right Relations |  Leadership Intensive

Truth and Reconciliation Through Right Relations | Leadership Intensive

Date: Dec 16, 2019

Indigenous Leadership at Banff Centre is committed to better understanding the truth of Canada’s shared history with Indigenous peoples.

Deadline: Apr 28, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Banff International Literary Translation Centre (BILTC) | Literary Arts

Banff International Literary Translation Centre (BILTC) | Literary Arts

Date: Dec 12, 2019

In North America’s only international residency for literary translators, work on a current project & interact with faculty & peers in the mountains!

Deadline: Jan 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Apply for 2020 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award

Apply for 2020 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award

Date: Dec 10, 2019

Alberta emerging artists, of all disciplines, are eligible to apply for the 2020 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award.

Deadline: Feb 23, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Volunteer Opportunity | Board Members for WP Puppet Theatre

Volunteer Opportunity | Board Members for WP Puppet Theatre

Date: Dec 9, 2019

Looking for board members with a passion for puppetry, the arts & community issues, climate action, hope & human agency, diversity and inclusion.
Link to Call for Submissions | Emerging Artist Exhibit

Call for Submissions | Emerging Artist Exhibit

Date: Dec 8, 2019

Submissions open for The Quenten Doolittle Memorial Gallery exhibit: Emerging Artist in association with the IGNITE! Festival for Emerging Artists.

Deadline: Mar 13, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Link to Opera in the 21st Century: Creators Lab

Opera in the 21st Century: Creators Lab

Date: Dec 5, 2019

Create a concept for the opera "Proving Up" with your team of a director, designer, and other opera artists.

Deadline: Jan 29, 2020 - 11:45 pm

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