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Link to Local artist Todd Houseman chosen as a Top 30 Under 30

Local artist Todd Houseman chosen as a Top 30 Under 30

Date: Feb 19, 2021

Annual Alberta Council for Global Cooperation campaign honours exceptional youth leading efforts for social justice and global community-building.
Link to Calgary Pro Musica announces the new Musical Body Break project

Calgary Pro Musica announces the new Musical Body Break project

Date: Feb 9, 2021

The project is aimed to keep students physically active in the mobility restricted classroom while teaching them about different aspects of music.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 4

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 4

Date: Jan 28, 2021

Fourth wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.

Government of Alberta eases COVID-19 health restrictions

Date: Jan 8, 2021

School-related and limited indoor and outdoor children’s sport and performance activities are now permitted provincewide.
Link to Artsvest Wraps Up Another Successful Year

Artsvest Wraps Up Another Successful Year

Date: Dec 16, 2020

Business / Arts is very pleased to celebrate the incredible results from the 2019-2020 artsvest program.
Link to Congratulations! Alberta Artists Recognized with Order of Canada Appointments

Congratulations! Alberta Artists Recognized with Order of Canada Appointments

Date: Nov 30, 2020

AFA Board Member and actor Tom Jackson and Edmonton filmmaker Tom Radford receive Canada's highest civilian honour.
Link to Congratulations! Tara Beagan wins 2020 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre

Congratulations! Tara Beagan wins 2020 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre

Date: Nov 27, 2020

The Calgary-based, Ntlaka’pamux playwright has won the 2020 Siminovitch Prize, the largest and most prestigious theatre prize in Canada.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 3

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 3

Date: Nov 13, 2020

Third wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.

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