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Link to Call for Submissions | Nextfest Multi-disciplinary Emerging Arts Festival

Call for Submissions | Nextfest Multi-disciplinary Emerging Arts Festival

Date: Jan 15, 2021

Nextfest is looking for emerging artists in any discipline to apply to be part of the festival. 

Deadline: Mar 15, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Project with the Consulate General for Canada in New York and The Social Distancing Festival

Call for Submissions | Project with the Consulate General for Canada in New York and The Social Distancing Festival

Date: Jan 5, 2021

Paid opportunity for choreographers, visual artists, composers, and spoken word artists.

Deadline: Jan 22, 2021 - 9:45 pm

Link to Job Opportunity | Assistant Professor, Section Head - Drums and Percussion, MacEwan University

Job Opportunity | Assistant Professor, Section Head - Drums and Percussion, MacEwan University

Date: Dec 23, 2020

MacEwan University is seeking a highly qualified individual to fill a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Now Accepting Nominations | 2021 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Award

Now Accepting Nominations | 2021 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Award

Date: Dec 14, 2020

This award recognizes outstanding Alberta artists from any arts discipline nominated by an individual or organization.

Deadline: Feb 21, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Now Accepting Applications | Artist in Residence (AiR) Program on Salt Spring Island, BC

Now Accepting Applications | Artist in Residence (AiR) Program on Salt Spring Island, BC

Date: Dec 4, 2020

The residency is open to all Canadian and International professionals working in the arts, in any genre or medium, at any stage of their career.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Now Available | Canada’s Music Incubator's 2021 Professional Development Schedule

Now Available | Canada’s Music Incubator's 2021 Professional Development Schedule

Date: Oct 29, 2020

Canada’s Music Incubator has released its 2021 Professional Development Schedule & introduces Virtual Artist Manager and CMI One-On-One programs.
Link to Job Opportunity | Assistant Professor, Section Head, Bass

Job Opportunity | Assistant Professor, Section Head, Bass

Date: Oct 15, 2020

MacEwan University seeks a qualified individual to fill a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the performance area.