Calling Performing Artists!
Are you a professional performing artist
interested in working with schools—or do you have experience and want to expand your skills? Want to inspire curiosity and learning in young people across the province through your creative practice? Do you want to learn how to integrate the revised BC Curriculum into your school workshops and stage performances?
The Arts Integration Learning Lab: Performing Artists Edition
is a professional development experience for musicians, dancers, poets, storytellers, actors and interdisciplinary artists.
Work with experienced professional teaching artists to build your capacity and work alongside educators in schools to provide engaging arts-based learning for BC's young people.
Professional performing artists living in the Greater Vancouver Area
(or within commutable distance) are invited to apply solo or as a group (maximum 3 per group will be accepted). Please see below for list of eligible locations.
Subsidized Learning Series
Artists selected to participate will be fully subsidized to:
- Tuition to attend five days of interactive workshops: April 24 to 28, 2017
- Receive program materials
- Enjoy lunch each day
This opportunity is made possible through funding support from BC Arts Council
and the Government of British Columbia's Creative Futures program.
Where and when?
Who can attend?
- Applications are due by Noon on March 20, 2017.
- The event will take place April 24 to 28, 2017, 9am to 3pm, at ArtStarts Gallery and Resource Centre, 808 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC (map).
Professional performing artists living in the Greater Vancouver Area (or within commutable distance) are invited to apply solo or as a group (maximum 3 per group will be accepted). (Read the definition of a Professional Artist
Eligible locations include: Vancouver, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Bowen Island, Lions Bay, Squamish, Whistler, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Delta, Surrey, White Rock, Langley, Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, Mission, Abbotsford, Chilliwack.
Download the PDF
for information on facilitators and full workshop descriptions:
- Creativity 101
- Pedagogy: Art Practice as Teaching Practice
- Navigating Resources
- School Culture
- Ecosystem of Teaching Methods
Discover more Infusion professional development opportunities and resources for teachers and artists at artstarts.com/infusion