Register for Contact ONtour 2022 Pre-conference Webinars
Adjusting for Diverse Programming
In just 1 week, we will be meeting together for Contact ONtour 2022! The conference begins on September 15th and will end on the 17th, featuring some of the most talented artists and brilliant minds from across North America! Before the official event begins, we will be hosting several pre-conference events! For further information of if you have any questions, please contact Cheryl or Craig. We can't wait to see you in Orillia!
Recognizing our spaces have been designed within a Western cultural framework is an important step toward understanding how to accommodate, modify and/or expand our practice and spaces as authentically inclusive.
Join Andrew Kwan, JP Longboat, Kate Hilliard, and Michael Grit on Thursday, September 8 at 3:00pm as they share their perspectives as agents, artists and presenters.
Register for the Adjusting for Diverse Programming webinar.
Looking Back to Look Forward: How to re-imagine yourself as a touring artist today ….
This full day, in-person workshop focuses on how to navigate a new environment for experienced and first-time touring artists. Below is a list of topics that will be discussed, but we encourage you to bring questions, concerns, and areas of interest that will contribute to your professional needs.
- Business Development in an Evolving Industry
- The Evolution of the Artist
- Touring Beyond Canada
This Pay What You Can workshop will take place in-person on Wednesday September 14th 9:00am to 4:00pm at the Orillia Opera House Green Room. Lunch will be provided to attendees.
Please contact Cheryl
to pre-register for this session.
The Indigenous Creative Spaces Project
Join artist and producer JP Longboat and ArtsBuild Ontario as they discuss this project and its implications for our presenters. This session will take place in-person on September 14th 1:00pm at the Orillia Opera House.
Digital Marking to reach audiences under 40
Join Stevie Tea, Director of Marketing at Web 2.0/3.0 product house Weavik, as he partners up with Trimmed Creative to teach businesses and theatres how to create campaigns and content targeting younger demographics. Learn about the power of tracking leads and retargeting with paid and organic content on social media platforms including Instagram,TikTok, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google AdWords. This session will take place in-person on September 14th 3:00pm at the Orillia Opera House.