January 8, 2007
ARTIST-RUN CENTRE DAY
Jill Flaman & Mary-Anne Mctrowe
-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.
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.
2-3pm COPYRIGHT AND YOU
Richard epp and Josephine Mills
- 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!!
4:30-6PM - ALICE NELSON's LIFE AS A Professional PERFORMER
-How do I establish myself in the theatre wold?
-What are the Advantages of joining Equity?
-Introduction to the Clowns without Borders Program.
Followed by a Wrap up at the Zoo
Noon-2pm - ALICE NELSON - CLOWNS WITHOUT BORDERS and Theatre In Community!!!
-Alice Nelson's Work as it relates to Theatre in Community
Portfolio Building Workshop
-Go through a sample portfolio
-what works should be included in a portfolio?
-How to customize a portfolio by purpose.
JANUARY 22nd - AUDITION SKILLS!
-how should i present myself?
-how to choose a piece
-General Audition Skills & Etiquette
-Senior Students may audition for Doug and receive feedback
January 23rd Visual Arts Day!
David Hoffos' Life as a visual artist.
- 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-
Ken Cameron will speak about Alberta Playwrights Network and the Playwrights Guild of Canada!
- 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
-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
IATSE presentation - Allan Delyea
-How to get a job as a technician
-What are the advantages of unionizing
January 26th Grant Proposal Writing Skills
-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