Arts funding grants available

BC Arts Council deadline is April 15 for submissions for assistance

Applications are now being accepted for several project-assistance funding programs offered by the BC Arts Council.

• Arts Periodicals – assists arts periodicals not currently receiving  operating assistance from the BC Arts Council that are devoted primarily to the first publication of any form of artistic expression, or social, cultural or intellectual commentary or inquiry.

• Professional Arts Training – supports training activities and the development of recognized arts and cultural training programs and organizations in B.C.

• Professional Performing Arts (Music, Dance or Theatre) – supports the development, creation, production and/or live performance of classical, experimental, original, traditional and contemporary art forms from all world cultures.

• Professional Literary – supports activities in literary arts in B.C. Grants are intended to contribute to the successful realization of a single activity or event, or the artistic programming activities of a literary organization.

Application deadline is April 15, 2016. Guidelines and program details, including eligibility, can be found at: www.bcartscouncil.ca

 

 

 

Just Posted

Last call for Egypt fans at Royal BC Museum

More Christmas events to come this month, but Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs winds up Dec. 31

‘Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves’ make for Peninsula Christmas pantomime

Peninsula Players production runs Dec. 21-28 at the Mary Winspear Centre

Claremont brings timeless message to stage with It’s a Wonderful Life

Student production offers the cautionary tale of George Bailey

REVIEW: Ethiopian cuisine offers an escape from the everyday

Allan Reid appreciates the food, ambience at Blue Nile buffet-style restaurant in Esquimalt

REVIEW: Journey enjoyable, destination elusive with Griffin and Sabine

Monday reviewer Sheila Martindale offers up her take on latest Belfry Theatre production

Kendrick Lamar leads Grammy noms, where women make a comeback

A list of nominees in the top categories at the 2019 Grammys, including Kendrick Lamar, who is the leader with eight nominations, were announced Friday.

Dick Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ tops Golden Globes nominations

“Vice” topped all contenders Thursday, in nominations announced at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, including best picture, comedy and best actor nominations for Christian Bale.

Actor-comedian Kevin Hart will host 2019 Oscars

Hart will host the 2019 Academy Awards, fulfilling a lifelong dream for the actor-comedian.

Margaret Atwood to write sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Publisher McClelland and Stewart says it will publish ‘The Testaments’ on Sept. 10, 2019

Most Read