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New program will pay Canadian musicians for live stream concerts on Facebook and Instagram

SOCAN’s new Encore! initiative aims to compensate artists for their online performances Melody Lau · CBC Music · Posted: May 14, 2020 11:56 AM ET The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) announced a new program … Continue reading

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CBC News : ‘The puzzle that we all need to solve’: Canada’s theatre community ponders comeback amid COVID-19

‘We need to prepare for the worst-case scenarios,’ says head of theatres association Jessica Wong · CBC News · Posted: May 16, 2020 4:00 AM ET  It’s been two months since the COVID-19 crisis brought the curtain down on Canada’s … Continue reading

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Vancouver Sun: Summer 2020: The season of no music festivals

Stuart Derdeyn Publishing date: May 14, 2020  •  4 minute read Can you have summer in Canada without music festivals? It’s a question on people’s minds as the COVID-19 pandemic put the kibosh on events coast to coast to coast. … Continue reading

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Lights! Camera! Action!

THE CAPITOL THEATRE NEEDS YOUR HELP! The Capitol Theatre Presents: The Ambassadors! Like many other live performance venues, the Capitol is exploring how to continue to do what we do best through this unique time. How do we provide the … Continue reading

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The Ambassadors – Live From The Capitol Theatre Stage – Coming Soon!

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Virtual Dance showcase and more!

In times like this, we’re reminded of how interconnected we all are. Thank you for being part of our community. Without you, none of it is possible. Stay safe and well! What’s new? DanceFusion Update As you may have been … Continue reading

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CBC News : Musicians say CERB changes offer some financial relief as uncertainty persists

‘There’s lots of questions and unfortunately not enough answers,’ says singer-songwriter David Friend · The Canadian Press · Posted: Apr 17, 2020 9:06 AM ET | Last Updated: April 17 Chris McKhool still has many questions about how the federal … Continue reading

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