Supporting Performing Arts in Rural & Remote Communities

Dance • Film/Media Arts • Music • Theatre

5 Rural Touring Ideas for Presenters: A Performer’s Perspective

By Trevor Copp, Artistic Director of Tottering Biped Theatre, Performer, Actor, Teacher   I’m writing as a performing artist who’s had a great time touring to some Northern communities and I wanted to share some thoughts on what works best … [Read more]

The Ontario Classical Music Network: Connecting and Supporting Classical Music Presenters

This week's blog post is a little bit different. It is dedicated to providing information about another network in our province that is working hard to support the performing arts - specifically the presentation of classical music - in rural and … [Read more]

All Things Technical: Event support, video production & live streaming of the #Cobalt2018 symposium

By Drew Gauley (Member of the Symposium Planning Committee)   The Kobold: Superstitious miners believed these creatures to be expert metal workers who could be heard constantly drilling, hammering and shoveling. Some stories claim that … [Read more]

#Cobalt2018 Symposium: Workshop Announcement!

Excitement has been mounting amongst members of the SPARC team and Symposium Planning Committee as the final few pieces of the workshop schedule have been falling into place. Today we want to share that excitement with you! Instead of a traditional … [Read more]