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Of Note

Of Note

The Gathering: Celebrating 10 years of showcasing, convening and supporting equity and pluralism in the Arts

The Gathering, hosted by Cultural Pluralism in the Arts Movement Ontario (CPAMO) offers an interactive space where arts organizations, artists and attendees dedicated to advancing equity, diversity, inclusivity and pluralism in the arts can share dialogue on common purposes and strategies in shaping how contemporary intersections in artistic practice influence diverse Canadian cultural expressions.
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Diversity in Opera

Internationally renowned tenor Russell Thomas shares a very personal account about diversity in Opera in this powerful article Too bad you’re black. “That is my mission at this stage of my career - to ensure that true diversity penetrates every level of this business.” (Russell Thomas). Hear him perform in the Canadian Opera Company’s Otello from April 27-May 21, 2019.
 

Save the Date: Dora Awards

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Toronto’s Dora Mavor Moore Awards. The gala is scheduled for Tuesday, June 25, 2019 a the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto ON. Nominees will be announced on May 28, 2019. (Learn more)