AUDITIONS FOR ARTS IN THE PARKS PRE-SHOWS
R.I.S.E. has partnered with Toronto Arts Foundation to provide an opportunity for artists to be a part of the summer series Arts in the Parks!
We will be holding SIGN UP AUDITIONS this coming Monday June 10th and the following Monday June 17th at 1081 Progress Ave. E in Scarborough. All are welcome to join in the audience.
Artists who would like to audition must do the following:
1) Submit a minimum 1-minute video asap to email@example.com;
2) Attach/include at least 1 headshot
3) Attach/include 1 paragraph about their work.
4) Write “(insert name) Audition Submission” in subject headline of email.
We look forward to receiving your submissions!!
ARE YOU HOSTING AN ARTS EVENT IN A PARK THIS SUMMER?
If you are hosting a free, family-friendly arts event in a park in the GTA this summer, we would love to feature it on our online calendar! You can submit your event listing here: https://artsintheparksto.org/event-listings/community/add
We also print a brochure of summer Arts in the Parks events which we distribute across the GTA. Submissions for 2019 are now closed, but submit your summer 2020 events by March 1, 2020 to be featured in the print brochure.
ANIMATING PARKS MATCH-MAKING WORKSHOPS: CONNECTING ARTISTS & COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
We are planning several workshops in July & August to connect community organizations seeking to animate their public spaces through the arts with artists and funding opportunities to host arts events in public parks. More information will be posted here and in our newsletter; stay tuned!
CONNECT WITH YOUR LOCAL PARK FRIENDS GROUP
Park Friends groups organize volunteers to green and care for their local parks, advocate for park improvements, and host events such as tree plantings, nature walks, and festivals. Are you looking for community and arts events happening in a park near you, or an artist interested in helping to animate your local park? Park People is a key partner on the Arts in the Parks initiative and offers Find park groups and events and get involved in a park near you: https://parkpeople.ca/listings/