Until this program opens in Nova, the Ontario Arts Council’s online granting system, program information may change. This includes deadline dates and specific information on eligibility. Be sure to visit this page after the program opens in Nova, but before starting your application.
The program supports the promotion of the diversity of Ontario-based professional dance artists and dance companies to Ontarians in regions outside of Toronto, and its vitality with a growing audience.
New applicants must contact the program officer for information about the application and selection process.
Read the Guide to OAC Project Programs for more eligibility information.
Community-engaged dance projects: dance projects led by Ontario-based professional dance artists that engages volunteers, audience members, donors and/or local community groups. The collective experience and public presentation emphasize that the integrity of the process is as important as the end product
Dance animator: a person who facilitates audience- and community-development programs and activities
Multidisciplinary performing arts presenter: an organization that selects artistic programming for public presentation, pays a guaranteed artist fee for each presentation and covers the presentation costs