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The Theatre Section supports the creation, production and dissemination of professional theatre, and respects diversity of practices,...

Performers: Samantha Madely and Veda Hille (at keyboards) Photographer: Tim Matheson

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BC’s Theatre Replacement Society “dresses up” for international tour

Using clothes to stitch together the stories of our past is the premise of Dress Me Up in Your Love. In this production by Vancouver’s Theatre Replacement Society, 10 performers dress and undress to reveal the stories behind the clothes and the closets they came from. For the company’s first international tour, the production was staged at venues in Cardiff, Wales and Oldenburg, Germany.

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The best Canadian books of 2014 revealed

“By celebrating the GG literary awards, we want to highlight the work of Canada’s best authors, illustrators and translators. The voices of these artists and thinkers are more necessary than ever in a world in search of meaning and hope,” said Simon Brault, Director and CEO of the Canada Council.


Overview of Revenues by Source and Province, 2012-13

Prepared by the Canada Council’s Research and Evaluation Section, these data tables use locked CADAC data to highlight revenue...

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Studio 180

Studio 180 produces socially-relevant theatre that tackles important issues. Learn how their programming promotes community engagement.