Supporting Performing Arts in Rural & Remote Communities

Dance • Film/Media Arts • Music • Theatre

About The Rivers Speak Story: A Community-Created Documentary Film

The following post was written by Miranda Bouchard, Acting Artistic Director of Thinking Rock Community Arts. Thinking Rock's community-created documentary film received support from SPARC’s Collaborative Community Initiatives Program last … [Read more]

Land-Based Arts at 4elements

By Kirsten Nelson, Executive Director 4elements Living Arts was founded in 2002, making it a relative old-timer among northern Ontario arts organizations. Our vision is engaged experiences of land, arts and community, and our mission is to nurture … [Read more]

Theatre Night in Merrickville’s ‘Theatre in the Making’ : A Collaborative Playwright Journey for the Whole Village

By Tia Lutes   Have you considered becoming a playwright or wondered how much love, blood, sweat, and tears go into writing a play? You are a talented actor who enjoys arts and writing so being a playwright should be second nature....right? … [Read more]

Northern Arts Events Bridge the Gap

By Jason Manitowabi, Northern Outreach Coordinator This spring, arts events held in Sudbury and North Bay helped to showcase Northern talent across many disciplines, ultimately working to bridge the gap between the higher populated urban areas of … [Read more]