Ovation! ~ proudly serving students from York Region, Toronto and surrounding areas including: Aurora, Markham, Newmarket, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, Thornhill, Vaughan and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

A portion of all proceeds is donated to Crohn’s & Colitis Canada.

EVENT 1 - ONTARIO CONTACT

& SHOWCASING CONFERENCE

Petrolia, Ontario

Fri. Nov. 10 & 11, 2017

By special arrangement, ZOOM!  participants are invited to attend

ONTARIO CONTACT this ‘insider’ arts industry conference where you’ll watch a wide variety of professional artists in action, and learn what it means to ‘showcase’ and plan a tour.  You’ll also meet the ‘arts buyers’ who represent performance venues across the province.  This is a rare and exclusive opportunity to experience one of Canada’s largest professional networking and showcasing conferences for touring artists and presenters.

 

                                        Event Manager Cheryl Ewing said  “We’re excited to welcome the delegates from Ovation! and ZOOM! This is a great, long-term partnership for both organizations that will serve to enhance the performing arts touring sector in our province!”

 

Bonnie Craig, Academy Director of Ovation! said “My long history with                                         has been rewarding on many levels and I’m thrilled to be able to introduce our students and other emerging artists to this ‘real-world’  program!  For anyone who loves the arts and may be aiming for a career in the industry, this is a golden moment that will help launch your journey!”

 

* Families/students are responsible for their own travel, meals and accommodation costs and logistics at this event – details will be provided in October.  Ask us for details!

“Watching all these amazing artists was unbelievable! And meeting all the industry people was fantastic too!  I honestly didn’t know about any of this before!  Thank you so much!” (ZOOM! participant 2014-15)

ITINERARY FOR CONFERENCE WILL BE PROVIDE TO ALL PARTICIPANTS IN LATE OCTOBER