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Calls to Artists
The Citadel Theatre has issued a call for submissions for Dramaturgy Lab 2021. This new program focuses on dramaturgy for large scale productions for Edmonton theatre artists. 
Apply by February 26.

Coral Plaza has issued an open artist call for their public art exhibition Visibility in the City. This project aims to share power and amplify the voices of queer and marginalized artists in response to the theme "A future glimpse of equal visibility". Submissions can be emailed to thecoralplaza@gmail.com in addition to the artist submission form.

Jewish Edmonton Stories Online is seeking stories and memories from members of Edmonton's Jewish community that connect to a particular place in the City. They are interested in stories that represent the diversity within the Jewish community, including elders, Sephardim and Mizrahim, women, LGBTQ individuals, and people with disabilities. Submit your stories by March 1.

Annick Press is seeking submissions from Trans/nonbinary/Two-Spirit/genderqueer/gender creative/gender noncompliant folks for their Trans Anthology for Young Readers. Submit by March 1.  

The Play the Fool International Short Film Festival invites filmmakers and other artists to try their hand at clowning on film. Submit by March 7. 

The League of Canadian Poets has opened a call for submissions for its chapbook series You are a Flower Growing off the Side of a Cliff: poems about mental health and resiliency, edited by Rayanne Haines. Submit by March 8. 

The Art Gallery of St. Albert invites Indigenous artists, artist groups, and curators who are interested in exhibiting in the 2022 calendar year to submit an Expression of Interest. Submit by March 12. 

The Works Art & Design Festival seeks proposals for temporary works or installations to animate Sir Winston Churchill Square and other outdoor public spaces (2021 Major Projects). Apply by March 12. 

Hungry Zine is accepting submissions for Issue 00: Home Cooking. Submit by March 15.  

The Beltline Urban Murals Project (BUMP) is now accepting submissions for their 2021 project. Apply by March 26. 

The Calgary Municipal Land Corporation seeks an artist or artists' team to create an artwork or artworks for the new BMO Convention Centre in Calgary, AB. Submit by March 30. 

Artists are invited to apply to the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) Art Acquisition by Application Program. Apply by April 1.   

The Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts is accepting applications for the 8th annual RBC Emerging Artists Project. Apply by April 9.  

Crash Course - an interactive multimedia exhibition at the Crash Hotel - is accepting proposals across disciplines from women, feminine identifying, BIPOC, trans, non-binary and all people who have lived experience of misogyny. Submit by April 15.  

The new ROXY Theatre is accepting expressions of interest for the ROXY gallery. Submit by June 30. 

Grant & Funding Opportunities

Click here for information on current and upcoming EAC grant opportunities.

Job Opportunities
MacEwan University is hiring an Assistant Professor: Theatre Arts; Voice, Text and Acting. Apply by March 1.   

MacEwan University is hiring an Assistant Professor: Section Head - Drums and Percussion. Apply by March 1.  

The Edmonton Heritage Council is hiring a Community Engagement Coordinator. Apply by March 5.  

The Film and Video Arts Society (FAVA) is hiring a Marketing, Communications and Events Manager. Apply by March 8.  

Edmonton Fringe Theatre is hiring a Director, Indigenous Strategic Planning. Apply by March 18. 

L'UniThéâtre is hiring an artistic director and co-general manager. Interviews will take place by videoconference and will be conducted primarily in French. Applicants are to send a CV and a cover letter to administration@lunitheatre.ca by March 31.  

The Art Gallery of Alberta is hiring an Education & Learning Administrator. Applications will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired. 

Internship Opportunities
The Works International Visual Arts Society is now accepting applications for the Works to Work Program - paid summer work-study internships. Placements are available in 2 streams: Exhibit Technology and Production, and Public Relations and Marketing. 
Apply by March 19.

Audition Notices
Thou Art Here Theatre has issued an audition call for the role of Hamlet in their production Hamlet in Isolation. Zoom auditions will be held on March 17 and March 19. The submission deadline is March 5. Click here for more information. 


Shumka is holding online auditions for Shumka & Studia Shumka. The deadline is April 12. Click here for more information. 

Board Opportunities
SkirtsAfire is inviting individuals to consider joining their Board of Directors and Committees. They are looking for individuals from a variety of backgrounds from business leaders and professionals, to arts administrators and students. 
Click here for more information.

The Mosquers board is accepting applications for Executive and Subcommittee positions. Click here for more information. 

Society of Northern Alberta Print-Artists (SNAP) is looking to welcome up to 5 new Board Directors in 2021. Click here for more information.  

Volunteer Opportunities
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To submit a posting to our classifieds, please email: eacweekly@edmontonarts.ca. Opportunities must be paid, or include an honorarium or other benefits. Opportunities should not have a submission fee for artists. Opportunities that are not a fit include, but are not limited to: paid workshops, paid classes, and camps.

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