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Spotlight on Silla and Rise

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

Spotlight On: Ansley Simpson

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

Spotlight On: Midnight Shine

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

OP Spring Retreat 2019 Recap

From June 12-14, 2019, over 20 members of Ontario Presents gathered in Toronto for our Annual Spring Retreat.

Luminato stage for pitchesThis year we partnered with The Luminato Festival to offer additional programming for our members, as well as time spent connecting and discussing topics of shared interest.

Spotlight on: Tanya Lukin Linklater

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

Spotlight on: Julian Taylor

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

Coming up in 2019! Luminato Festival

There are a lot of exciting festivals, conferences, and events coming up in 2019! 

To help you navigate them, our latest blog series, Coming up in 2019, gives you a glimpse into a few of these upcoming events.

For the second blog in the series, we spoke to Denise Bolduc about the Luminato Festival’s industry series, Illuminating works. Denise is producing both Illuminating works and BIZIINDAN!, a celebratory concert of Indigenous voices.

Spotlight On: The Ollivanders

Ontario Presents and its member presenting organizations recognize the importance of presenting Indigenous artists, stories and culture as part of their presenting practice. As we continue to encourage the respectful presentation of Indigenous art, we will be featuring an Indigenous artist each month in our e-newsletter and blog. Our sincere thanks to Denise Bolduc for conceiving of and continuing to support this Spotlight Series.

Coming up in 2019: Prismatic Arts Festival

There are a lot of exciting festivals, conferences, and events coming up in 2019! As our members plan their schedules, we will be publishing a series of blogs over the coming months highlighting upcoming events.

First up, we spoke with Shahin Sayadi, Artistic Director of the Prismatic Arts Festival. Prismatic has been on the scene for about 10 years on the East coast,  and is coming to Ottawa for its pilot project expansion. 

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