From Theatre OntarioThank you to the Ontario Arts Council for the wonderful news that they are increasing their financial support to Theatre Ontario as we continue to nurture community, create opportunities to benefit the community, and strive to be agents of change.
|Mary Pitt and Clive Walton in Gravenhurst Opera House's|
production of Souvenir - part of Ontario Summer Theatre 2018
Photo by Larry Carroll
- Profiles from Ontario Summer Theatre (OST) 2018—Lighthouse Festival Theatre’s season, “You won’t believe who is coming to play in The County this summer!” from Festival Players of Prince Edward County, and “Hello from Krista and Dave!” at the Gravenhurst Opera House.
- Toronto was host for the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas Conference in June, and Ontario’s theatre community was well-represented among the panelists. Several sessions were live-streamed, and videos are available from HowlRound.
- Generator in Toronto is hosting their annual #UrgentExchange at the Toronto Fringe Festival on July 10. This year’s talk will be about the relationship between “precarity” in the industry and the mental health of the people in the industry.
In Case You Missed It
- Save the date for our Adjudicators Symposium professional development and networking event.
- ONstage Openings this week in Perth, Morrisburg, Gananoque, Port Perry, Port Stanley, Fergus, Grand Bend, Toronto, Millbrook, Penetanguishene, Orillia, and Peterborough.
- Browsing Our Bulletin Board, including summer courses, grant deadlines, community theatre directing opportunities, calls for submissions, workshops, residencies, and more.