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March 17 - October 27

Listen to This: Night Passing

  • Arts Club Theatre Company
  • Performance

Ottawa, 1958. A young man moves from a rural town to the big city, hoping to reckon with his emerging sexuality—and comes face to face with the horrific, oppressive acts against the queer population…

  • Audio Description

May 19 - January 19

Listen to This: Someone Like You

  • Arts Club Theatre Company
  • Performance

A boyfriend from hell. A nightmare apartment. A botched Tinder date. Isabelle and Kristen have been through a lot together. But the arrival of Kristen’s new romantic interest leaves Isabelle wondering…

  • Audio Description
  • Online

August 13 - September 24

Victoria Fringe

  • Intrepid Theatre Company
  • Festival

With the easing of restrictions, the Victoria Fringe returns with new dates and new ways to Fringe. Running August 13 – September 24, the 2021 Victoria Fringe has both live and online shows and…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Closed Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Online

September 1 - September 30

Distinctions of Blooms

  • Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre (MNjcc)
  • Exhibition

Photography by the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre's Disability/Visibility program. The photographs in Distinctions of Blooms showcases the work of young artists with disabilities to illustrate…

September 3 - September 18

Antigonight Art After Dark

  • Festival

Antigonight Art After Dark is a FREE interactive contemporary arts festival that takes place in Antigonish, NS annually in September. Local and regional professional artists and groups present…

  • Free Event

September 9 - September 19

2021 Vancouver Fringe Festival

  • Vancouver Fringe
  • Festival

Vancouver Fringe Theatre Society announces its programming for the 2021 Vancouver Fringe Festival! This year, the Fringe Festival will take place from September 9 to September 19 and exclusively on…

  • Closed Captions
  • ASL Interpretation

September 9 - September 18

Toronto International Film Festival 2021

  • Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
  • Festival
  • Screening

TIFF 2021: September 9–18 Our in-person and digital Festival features exciting films, special events, talks, tributes, and interactive experiences The 46th edition of the Toronto International Film…

  • Closed Captions

September 13 - September 18

F-O-R-M 2021

  • Festival

We're thrilled to be bringing you another year of F-O-R-M in the digital space! F-O-R-M 2021 will take place online September 13-18, co-presented by SFU Woodward's Cultural Programs. 20 short films…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Captions
  • Transcripts

September 15 - May 15

Listen to This: My Father is the Greatest Man in the World

  • Arts Club Theatre Company
  • Performance

Rose grew up on a farm in small-town Alberta with her Métis family. After the death of her mother, and now a country singer in Nashville, Rose is questioning who she is and where she belongs. Rose…

  • Audio Description

September 15 - September 30

her body as words

  • Peggy Baker Dance Projects
  • Screening

Starting Sept 15, we’re hitting the screens at Yonge-Dundas Square from 8-10pm with our first-ever video installation!  her body as words explores female identity and physicality through 9 gorgeous…

  • Free Event
  • Online

September 16

Beyond Limits Fall 2021 Virtual Kick Off

  • Artist Talk / Panel

Join us in welcoming Rick Guidotti & Maysoon Zayid as presenters for our 2021 Fall Kick-Off Virtual Event! All are welcome. Rick Guidotti POSITIVE EXPOSURE, Seeing Beyond Diagnosis Beginning with the…

  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Online

September 16

The Visiting Artist Series: Voice and Singing with Erica McFadden

  • Listen to Dis' Community Arts Organization
  • Workshop / Course

This September 16th, 2021 from 6pm until 8pm CST, Listen to Dis' Community Arts Organization will be hosting as part of our Visiting Artist Series an online singing workshop: Voice and Singing with…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Stream

September 16

EMWF Panel: Where is Home?

  • Eden Mills Writers’ Festival
  • Artist Talk / Panel

We all desire to find a place we feel at home; a place where we belong. But what if ‘home’ is far away, intangible, a memory from childhood, or no longer exists? Silmy Abdullah, Kazim Ali, and Kamal…

  • Closed Captions
  • Ontario

September 17 - October 29

Undeliverable

  • Tangled Art + Disability
  • Exhibition

Curated by artist Carmen Papalia, Undeliverable envisions curation as a form of care. The exhibition is co-presented by Tangled Art + Disability and the Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG). This means…

  • Audio Description
  • Online

September 17

Sex and the Pandemic: Forms of Intimacies

  • Ryerson University
  • Artist Talk / Panel

A Speaker Series organized by Ricky Varghese (May – October 2021) Hosted by the School of Disability Studies, Ryerson University Confinement and Intimacies Idil Abdillahi (Ryerson University) Hot for…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event

September 17

Communications and Development Manager

  • Job Posting

DanceHouse is hiring a Communications and Development Manager (full-time). DanceHouse connects Vancouver audiences and the local arts community to the international world of dance by presenting…

September 17

Call for Submissions: Reelout Queer Film Festival

  • Call for Submissions

The Reelout Queer Film Festival is an annual 10-day event held in Kingston, ON Canada. We are one of the first queer film festivals in the calendar year and our festival exhibits independent…

September 18

Toronto Disability Pride March

  • Special Event

The Toronto Disability Pride March is back for 2021! #TDPM2021 We will be gathering virtually again this year with speakers and artists. This year we are honoring the struggles and resistance of…

  • Online

September 19

Phoenix The Fire: Music Workshop for Deaf & Hearing Artists

  • Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture
  • Workshop / Course

This workshop is designed as a response to the misperception that music is an art practice solely for hearing artists. Due to the current inaccessibility of the music scene, Deaf artists are excluded…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream

September 20

iAM Program Registration

  • JAYU
  • Call for Submissions

Are you interested in making art? Growing your storytelling skills? Incorporating social justice into your creative process? Sign up to participate in our FREE iAM Program. We will provide you with…

September 22

In Conversation with Duke Redbird and Andrew Balfour

  • Artist Talk / Panel

A conversation between Elder Duke Redbird and renowned music composer Andrew Balfour. Storytelling can take many forms, and music is no exception. Whether it's a full composition or just one note…

  • Live Captions
  • Free Event
  • Live Stream
  • ASL Interpretation
  • Online

September 22

Curatorial Tour and Design Relay Race

  • Artist Talk / Panel

A curatorial tour by Playful Application Curator Shaneela Boodoo and short talks by School of Art design Alumni. Ready, set, go….Helvetica! Join us for a design relay race by University of Manitoba…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event
  • Online

September 23

Fundamentals of Anti-Oppression

  • Arts BC
  • Workshop / Course

Co-presented by Arts BC and the Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance (GVPTA).  *Please note: This session is a pre-requisite to Disrupting Unconscious Bias (Oct 7). Fundamentals of Anti…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Stream
  • Online

September 23

OAC Recommender Grants Info Session

  • Tangled Art + Disability
  • Webinar

Are you seeking funds for an art exhibition or theatrical work? Maybe Tangled Art + Disability can help. Tangled is one of the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Recommenders for their Exhibition Assistance…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Transcripts

September 23 - September 24

It's Enough ( for a rooftop)

  • All Bodies Dance
  • Performance

It’s Enough (for a rooftop) is an ongoing project featuring dancers from the All Bodies Dance community. In October 2020, the dancers first convened on the rooftop of Sun Wah Centre 新華中心, a vacant…

  • Transcripts

September 23

VP Learning Laboratories: Making Environmental Data Meaningful

  • Video Pool Media Arts Centre
  • Workshop / Course

Affect environmental data using tools and techniques to transcribe this data into expressive artworks using Arduino, Raspberry Pi and MaxMSP. Environmental Data is often an abstract concept, detached…

  • Captions
  • Discounted Tickets Available
  • Live Stream

September 24 - October 8

Make/Do

  • Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba
  • Exhibition

Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba is proud to present Make/Do a group exhibition. This exhibition stemmed from AANM’s Art Salons, a mentorship program led by Yvette Cenerini and funded by the…

September 24

Festival Producer

  • Luminato Festival
  • Job Posting

Luminato acknowledges this land, known as Tkaronto, and honours the stewardship, past, present and future of the Wendat, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee, the Anishinaabe, and most recently, the…

September 24

Call for Curator: Being Scene 2022

  • Workman Arts
  • Call for Submissions

Workman Arts is seeking a guest Curator (or team of Curators) to develop and curate a small group show of visual art/multimedia work as part of Being Scene 2022. We are looking for proposals that…

September 24

Program Assistant

  • Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba
  • Job Posting

Deadline for Applications: September 24, 2021 5pm CST Program Assistant: 10 hours / week , 1 year contract The Program Assistant will be responsible to present and coordinate monthly digital…

  • Online

September 25

River Journeys

  • grunt gallery
  • Receptions / Openings

What was it like to travel along the Mackenzie River a thousand years ago? Two hundred years ago? Or one hundred years ago? For World Rivers Day, artists from Canada’s north were asked to consider…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event

September 26

In Conversation with Shayda Kafai and Amanda Leduc

  • Artist Talk / Panel

Join us for an exciting conversation with Shayda Kafai and Amanda Leduc as they explore disability justice and activism through their works Crip Kinship and Disfigured: On Fairy Tales, Disability, and…

  • Online

September 26

On Trauma-Informed Care Through the Lens of Disability Justice

  • grunt gallery
  • Artist Talk / Panel

Through this public talk, Vo Vo will share the fundamentals of Trauma-Informed Care with a focus on an anti-racist lens. Vo will outline dynamics and pose questions about curation, social practice…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Captions

September 26

Constellate | Fluid

  • Reading
  • Performance

Constellate is a live storytelling event, connecting community through true stories that explore ourselves and our place in the world. Join us for a show of true stories about Fluidity within our…

  • ASL by Request
  • Active Listener

September 26

Call for Proposals: Flying Start

  • Call for Submissions

The Flying Start program is a two-year program for an early career playwright to receive a commission, dramaturgy, and workshopping, culminating in a world premiere which represents one of two…

September 28

Financial Literacy for Independent Artists

  • Generator
  • Workshop / Course

If you’re a freelancer who files your taxes as a self-employed person/sole proprietor, this is the stream for you! We’ll cover tax-deductible expenses, invoicing, incorporation, and when to register…

September 28

Development and Communications Manager

  • Job Posting

PAL Vancouver’s mission is to provide longstanding members of Metro Vancouver’s performing arts professions with affordable housing within a vibrant and creative community setting. In Vancouver’s Coal…

September 30

Participants Needed for a Clothing Research Study

  • Call for Submissions

Title of Study: Creating affordable adaptive garments by extending the clothing lifecycle. George Brown College Your input is needed for a research study on the clothing needs of persons with limited…

September 30

The Arts For Human Rights Awards Nominations

  • JAYU
  • Call for Submissions

For artists doing exceptionally important things. We created the Arts for Human Rights Awards in 2019 as a way to sift through the artistic brilliance in Toronto and recognize the incredible…

September 30

Won Lee Fellowship 2021

  • Tangled Art + Disability
  • Grants / Funding

Applications for the Won Lee Fellowship are now open. The Won Lee Fellowship is a $1,500 cash award designed to support a hard-working artist who identifies as Deaf, Mad, or Disabled and lives in…

  • British Columbia

October 1 - December 12

Project Fire Flower

  • grunt gallery
  • Exhibition

Immersively tactile, the Fire Flower exhibition serves as a window into the evolving research process of Collin van Uchelen. A clinical psychologist and fireworks enthusiast, van Uchelen has been…

  • Touch Tour
  • Online

October 1

Mothering, a solo exhibition by L. Zastre

  • Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba
  • Exhibition
  • Receptions / Openings

AANM is proud to present Mothering, a solo exhibition by L. Zastre. L. Zastre is a self-educated artist, social justice and mental health advocate, survivor and mother living with a disability on…

  • Free Event

October 1

Call for Applications: Artist of Residence

  • Call for Submissions

Overview of Artist in Residency at St Andrew’s Wesley United Church: Art has often been the window to our souls. Art in all forms provides a potent language for us as human beings to explore awe…

October 1

Call for Submissions: Psst

  • Call for Submissions

Pegasus Incredible Film Festival (PIFF) is launching their first ever contest. It's a super short 60 second film contest on Instagram! Make a movie 1-minute or less Email your MP4 file to clyons…

October 2 - October 30

Opulent Mobility 2021

  • Opulent Mobility
  • Exhibition

The artists of Opulent Mobility 2021 are Megan Bent, A. Laura Brody, Ciara Chapman, Katherine Chudy, Vanessa Cruz, Bronte Grimm, Francesca Hummler, David Isakson, Noel Malloy, Ellen Mansfield, Lisa…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Audio Description
  • Large Print Format

October 2

Call for Proposals: Accessibility Project Grant 2021

  • Call for Submissions

Disability Alliance BC is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals (CFP) for projects that promote greater accessibility and inclusivity for people with disabilities in BC communities. Funding of $1…

October 5

Townhall Sessions: lyfeboat prototype

  • The Blackwood Gallery
  • Project

Contribute your ideas to the design of a new floating community space! The Blackwood invites community input as we envision lyfeboat prototype, a fully-functional boat and outdoor education platform…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event
  • Online

October 7

Disrupting Unconscious Bias

  • Arts BC
  • Workshop / Course

Co-presented by Arts BC and the Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance (GVPTA)   *Please note: All registrants must confirm they have taken Fundamentals of Anti-Oppression and/or the Intro to…

  • ASL by Request
  • Live Stream

October 7

EMWF Panel: The Writing Life

  • Eden Mills Writers’ Festival
  • Artist Talk / Panel

As a booklover, you’ve probably wondered about the authors who transform ideas into novels. What inspires them? Who reads their first drafts? Where do they find the voices of their characters? In the…

  • Closed Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event

October 15

Call for Submissions: 2022 rEvolver Festival

  • Upintheair Theatre
  • Call for Submissions

Upintheair Theatre is now accepting applications for the 2022 rEvolver Festival, May 25 – June 5, 2022. We invite submissions from artistically and culturally diverse companies and artists from across…

  • Online

October 15

Sex and the Pandemic: Variations of the Social

  • Ryerson University
  • Artist Talk / Panel

A Speaker Series organized by Ricky Varghese (May – October 2021) Hosted by the School of Disability Studies, Ryerson University Isolated bodies, Governed Exchanges Susanna Paasonen (University of…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Free Event

October 18

RBC Newcomer Arts Award

  • Neighbourhood Arts Network
  • Grants / Funding

The RBC Newcomer Arts Award is designed to support the future potential of newcomer artists working in a range of disciplines across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Awards of up to $2000 are intended…

October 19

EMWF Kids: Ga’s/The Train

  • Eden Mills Writers’ Festival
  • Reading

School groups, online learners, and families are invited to join us for a special literary event during Ontario Public Library Week. This event is presented in partnership with Wellington County…

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Live Stream

October 20 - October 22

#a11yTO Conf

  • Conference

Join us online from the safety of your home! We tried to hold out in hopes of running an in-person event this year, but we've decided to run our 2021 Conference as a virtual event. Take advantage of…

  • Live Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Quebec

October 20 - October 23

Edon Descollines — Le magasin ferme

  • Montréal, arts interculturels (MAI)
  • Joe Jack et John
  • Performance

• Présenté en français L’écriture collective, l’autodétermination et l’interdépendance défendues par Joe Jack et John lui permettent d’aborder des questions sociales visant à faire entendre une parole…

October 20

VP Learning Laboratories - Creating Virtual Worlds

  • Video Pool Media Arts Centre
  • Workshop / Course

How to make video, perform live...and beyond in the longest running virtual world. Having spent time in and out of virtual worlds for over 20 years, this past year of relative isolation led me back in…

  • Captions
  • Live Stream
  • Discounted Tickets Available

October 22 - October 31

Fat Juliet

  • Eastern Front Theatre
  • Performance

After five years in development, Shakespeare by the Sea and Eastern Front Theatre are thrilled to announce the world premiere of FAT JULIET, a new play by Stevey Hunter.   Directed by EFT AD Kat…

  • Discounted Tickets Available
  • ASL Interpretation

October 31

Call for Artists: What Disability?

  • Outsiders and Others
  • Call for Submissions

Outsiders and Others is looking for artists to participate in an upcoming show, What Disability? (December 3 - 26). Featuring works by artists that identify as living with a disability, and are self…

October 31

Call for Submissions: Issue 45.2 (Contest) Open Issue

  • Room Magazine
  • Call for Submissions

Room Magazine invites unpublished writing on any theme for our open issue 45.2, edited by Lue Palmer, alongside Assistant Editor, Micah Killjoy and Shadow Editors, Cassandra Cervi and Ruchika…

November 1

Call for Artists: Nothing but Flowers

  • Outsiders and Others
  • Call for Submissions

This exhibition will featuring works by self-taught artists, and, as the title says, it will be nothing but flowers! Applications due Nov 1, 2021 or asap.

November 15

Call for Submissions: Mayworks Kjipuktuk/Halifax 2022

  • Mayworks K'jipuktuk/Halifax Festival of Working People and the Arts
  • Call for Submissions

Mayworks Kjipuktuk/Halifax seeks proposals that will speak of the working class experience. This can be extremely varied and can be contemporary or historical. Both amateur and professional performers…

December 5

Call for Submissions: Inside Their Studio

  • The Ikouii Creative
  • Call for Submissions

The Ikouii Creative is now accepting submissions for the 2nd Edition of INSIDE THEIR STUDIO. The book project which began in 2019, brought together 30 artists from 10 different countries. The…

January 1

Call for Artists: Of the Earth

  • Outsiders and Others
  • Call for Submissions

This exhibition will featuring works by self-taught artists that work primarily with clay or raw natural materials.  Applications due January 1, 2022 or asap. We pay exhibiting artists an honorarium…

March 1

Call for Artists: Dolls and Other Play Things

  • Outsiders and Others
  • Call for Submissions

This exhibition will featuring works by self-taught artists that create dolls and other things to play with.  Applications due March 1, 2022 or asap. We pay exhibiting artists an honorarium that…

  • Online

July 1 - September 29

Cowichan Valley Disability, Culture and Food Through Art Exhibit

  • Exhibition

Canadian disabled activist and artist Jules Sherred brings awareness of the Canadian food crisis which affects people with disabilities all over Canada. The exhibit, slated to run from July 1st to…

  • Captions
  • Audio Description

July 1

Call for Artists: The Devil Inside

  • Outsiders and Others
  • Call for Submissions

This exhibition will featuring works by self-taught artists that create works of, on , or about the devil. Applications due July 1, 2022 or asap. We pay exhibiting artists an honorarium that varies…