Applying for Grants at the Canada Council for the Arts: 

Workshop for Artists Working in Deaf and Disability Arts

FREE Admission

Join Canada Council for the Arts for a workshop about their Explore and Create program. This workshop is specifically designed for individual artists.

About the workshop:

•         Overview of Explore and Create program

•         Setting up profiles

•         Funding programs for individuals

•         Tips on preparing your application

•         Completing a project grant budget

•         Questions about your project idea

•         Upcoming deadlines

This workshop will be led by Tiphaine Girault, Associate Program officer and Elizabeth Sweeney, Program Officer, Explore and Create.  

Presentation in ASL + English with interpretation.

Date: Saturday, February 17th, 11 AM to 1 PM in the Studio Theatre.

Please feel free to bring your own lunch.


Communication without Words: A Mime & Physical Performance Workshop with 100 Decibels

Join the cast of 100 Decibels for a fun and engaging introduction to physical theatre and a glimpse into the Deaf experience!

Suitable for all ages and all skill levels, this workshop will teach you that communication transcends words. For the first half of the workshop, the cast will lead you through a series of skill building activities and games giving you the tools to create your own physical scenes.

The second part of this workshop will be an exploration into the Deaf experience. You will learn the truths, misconceptions and idiosyncrasies of the Deaf language and culture. Join us in communicating without words.

ASL interpretation will be provided.

Date: Sunday, February 18th, 11 AM to 12:30 PM in the Studio Theatre.