U of L Professional Development in the Arts
U of L Professional Development in the Arts

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Ben Hart
ben.hart@uleth.ca

January 8, 2007

 
HEY HEY!!
JANUARY 15th
ARTIST-RUN CENTRE DAY
3-5pm
Jill Flaman & Mary-Anne Mctrowe
W 870
-Why Should Artists work in the non profit Sector?
-How do Artists make money working in the non profit sector?
-How to establish and run a non-profit organization.
-The Trap/Door Artist Run Centre
Free Food will be made available afterwards at the Zoo.

JANUARY 16th
UNION DAY
3-4 pm Shelley Sopher CARFAC
University Theatre Lobby
-How do Unions help protect Artists?
-What is A Union?
-At what stage in my career should I unionize?
-Direct introduction the the CARFAC union for the Fine Arts.

JANUARY 17th
COPYRIGHT DAY
2-3pm COPYRIGHT AND YOU
Richard epp and Josephine Mills
W731
- What are the Legal rights of Artists regarding their work?
- How do i 'Borrow' from artists without committing copyright infringement
- How do copyright laws affect Galleries and Theatre companies?
-How do i copyright my work?

JANUARY 18th -
THEATRE WORKSHOP and How to be a professional performing artist DAY!
PANPAN THEATRE workshop!!
2-4pm
W480

4:30-6PM - ALICE NELSON's LIFE AS A Professional PERFORMER
W420
-How do I establish myself in the theatre wold?
-What are the Advantages of joining Equity?
-Introduction to the Clowns without Borders Program.
-Skills workshop.
Followed by a Wrap up at the Zoo

JANUARY 19th
Noon-2pm - ALICE NELSON - CLOWNS WITHOUT BORDERS and Theatre In Community!!!
W480
-Alice Nelson's Work as it relates to Theatre in Community
-Practical Workshop

Portfolio Building Workshop
Rebecca Anweiler
3-4pm
-Go through a sample portfolio
-what works should be included in a portfolio?
-How to customize a portfolio by purpose.

JANUARY 22nd - AUDITION SKILLS!
Doug McKeag
W420
3-5pm
open lecture
-how should i present myself?
-how to choose a piece
-General Audition Skills & Etiquette
5-7pm
-Senior Students may audition for Doug and receive feedback

January 23rd Visual Arts Day!
David Hoffos' Life as a visual artist.
3-5pm W870
- How to work in the For-profit sector of visual arts?
- How to establish yourself in the arts community.
-Wrap up at the zoo, food provided-

January 24th
Ken Cameron will speak about Alberta Playwrights Network and the Playwrights Guild of Canada!
2-4pm
W731
- What's life like for a professional playwright?
-Direct introductions to the APN and PGC

January 25th - ACADEMANIA!
Shelley Scott, Anne Dymond, and Emily Luce
The Academic world of the arts and getting your master's degree
1:40-2:40pm
-How Do i Apply for Graduate School?(application materials Available)
-What's Grad School like?
-How do i get an article published in a peer-reviewed Journal?

4pm to 5pm
W428
IATSE presentation - Allan Delyea
-How to get a job as a technician
-What are the advantages of unionizing

January 26th Grant Proposal Writing Skills
Lisa Doolittle
W561
-What organizations offer grants in the arts?
-What is the Grant proposal writing process?
-Grant Proposal Do's and Don'ts.
Followed by a wrap-up at the Zoo, food provided

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