Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Auditions for the musical OLIVER!

Theatre Alive ( a division of Brampton Theatre School) has Auditions for the musical OLIVER! on October 2 to 4th. Contact www.oliver@theatrealive.ca

Need a Tutor? Have Trouble Speaking in Public? Let us help!

Come to a FREE information session about our NEW Tutoring Program & Public Speaking Workshop! Sponsored by SYNERGY ARTS SOCIETY (non-profit organization) at 180 Sandalwood Pkwy, Suite 2000, leading educational programs such as "Speech Arts" & "The Art of Learning" Please call to reserve a FREE SPOT 905-846-5000. www.SynergyArtsSociety.com

Monday, September 26, 2011

Sing2Win 2011 competition auditions

TODAY & TOMORROW! Sept 26, 3 – 6:30 PM & Sept 27, 4 – 6 PM. Auditions for the second annual Sing2Win 2011 competition begin at Cassie Campbell Community Center.
Eligibility is for children and youth age 7 - 18 who live in the Region of Peel. Participants (solo or group) must have one song ready for an a cappella (with no instrumentation) presentation to judges. Judges are looking for melody, Intonation, good tone, phrasing, rhythm, presentation, and connection to the song. From Higher Ground Neighbourhood Outreach.


TOMORROW! September 27th, 2011. http://www.nsaitoronto.com/. Contact: Dan McVeigh. dman-music@rogers.com

Brampton's Got Talent! Auditions

Sept 29, 5 – 7 PM. Auditions for Brampton’s Got Talent! at Central Public School, 24 Alexander St. FOR INFO & TO REGISTER: bramptonsgottalent@gmail.com. Subject: Audition
(905) 451-8090 ext. 222 www.facebook.com/WorldArtsExpo

PPP Production workshops

Peel Panto Players Backstage is offering production workshops free to PPP members
(special non-voting associate memberships are available) But space is limited and you MUST register beforehand, FIRST COME FIRST SERVED:
Send your email to peelpantoplayers@yahoo.ca, indicating the Workshop you want to attend and whether you are already a member or will be joining upon arrival.
Regular membership is $25 for an individual, $40 for a family and $8 for individual non-voting non-performing Associate. All workshops will be held at 115 Orenda Road (south-west corner Orenda and Rutherford in Brampton). The workshops are associated with current PPP Productions:

Sound of Music AUDITIONS

Brampton Music Theatre's Production of Sound of Music needs more male actors to fill the roles of the Germany Nazis. They are not required to sing. Please email Soundofmusic@hotmail.com for audition times. Show is in rehearsals on Sunday afternoons Tuesday evenings and Thursdays. The show is Nov 10 until the 12.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011


CALLING All Fine Artists…. Chartwell Greenway Retirement Community presents PATHWAY to the ARTS event being held on Tues. & Weds, October 18 & 19, 2011, 9am-4pm. Here’s your chance to show & sell your original, one-of-a-kind work at Brampton’s finest Retirement Community…Just in time for the busy gift-giving season! For the application form or any questions? Call Caroline Cosentino, Marketing Manager at ccosentino@chartwellreit.ca or 905-799-7273.

Brampton's Got Talent! Auditions

Sept 22& 29, 5 – 7 pm. At Central Public School, 24 Alexander St. Brampton’s Got Talent! Register your audition/artwork for Brampton’s Got Talent at bramptonsgottalent@gmail.com. Submission deadline October 7th, 2011. Event: Oct 22, 2011. For more info, www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/BGTAudition.pdf

An Artist’s Guide to Critiquing Your Own Work

October 6, 7 – 10 pm. WORKSHOP: An Artist’s Guide to Critiquing Your Own Work, Working with Feedback and Dealing with Not-So-Constructive Feedback at Beaux-Arts Brampton. Workshop leader: Adam Lodzinski, Ph.D. www.drlodzinski.com www.adamlodzinskiart.com This workshop looks at ‘how to critique your own work and work with one-to-one feedback'. For more info on the workshop: http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/BABOct62011.pdf
To register, call Sharonanne at Beaux-Arts Brampton at 905-454-5677 or email beauxart1@bellnet.ca

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Mayor's Luncheon for the Arts

The Brampton Arts Council announces the details of the 24th Annual Mayor’s Luncheon for the Arts. Many of you may have already received your invitation to attend Brampton’s favourite luncheon. We invite you to join Mayor Susan Fennell, the Brampton Arts Council and Members of the Art & Business Community as we enjoy the cool sounds of singer, David Myles. We hope to see you on stage at the Rose Theatre Brampton on Tuesday, September 20, 2011. There are a limited number of seats so order yours today! Call (905) 874-2919 or email info@artsbrampton.ca
Pictured above is 2010's Art Person of the Year, Kelly McNeil with BAC President Licia Vreugde.


Sept. 6th from 6- 7pm. BMT is in need of talented singers that would like to audition for the production of The Sound Of Music. To complete the cast, they need male and females to add to the children's choir, Nuns and Nazi. Please pass the word on that the open call is at 115 Orenda. Bring your friends and come out and have fun.


Sept 10th & 11th . O P E N H O U S E - Second Location! SYNERGY PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY- *Music *Dance *Drama *Art - Every Mon-Fri 5-7pm.
180 Sandalwood Pkwy (at Kennedy) Studio Tours, Instrument & Dance-wear Super Sales plus Special Fall Registration Deals.
G R A N D O P E N I N G f e s t i v i t i e s
http://www.synergyperformingartsacademy.ca/ (905)-791-6997.

Attention: Drama, Music, Music Theatre and Dance Instructors!

The Fall Session of Brampton Music Theatre YOUTH TROUPE wants you! Instructors required for Youth Program (ages 7-17). Classes run Saturday mornings from 10 am to 12 pm. Fall Session Dates : Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Nov 5, 12, 19, 26. Location: St.Thomas Aquinas SS, 25 Corporation Drive. Please email your resume to trosa@rogers.com on or before Friday September 9th if you are interested in applying for an instructors position and an interview can be set up. If you know someone who may be interested in a position, please forward them this job posting.

Want to Learn to Paint?


Thursday, September 1, 2011

Karl Widmeyer & Friends perform at The Moonshine Cafe

September 1, 8 – 10:30 PM. Come out and see Brampton Folk Club's Karl Widmeyer & Friends perform at The Moonshine Cafe! This is a great chance to experience the songwriting of Karl Widmeyer like never before; NO COVER but CDs are on sale for $10. There is no better way to end your summer than attending this intimate event. Come on down to The Moonshine Cafe on Sept 1, and support independent artists! The Moonshine Cafe. 137 Kerr St. Oakville, ON. http://www.karlwidmeyer.com/

Buddy’s ‘N Bows Car Rally Fundraiser

Oct 1, 1 PM. Buddy’s ‘N Bows Car Rally Fundraiser. From Brampton Civic Hospital TO Bramalea Lions Hall. Car Rally FOUR participants/persons per car. Cost is $40 per person, including a BBQ and Entertainment @ 5 pm. For more information contact Virginia Tamblyn, 416-407-4719 or Debbie Wilding, buddysnbows@hotmail.com http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/b&bcarrally.pdf

Oliver Auditions at BTS

Artistic Director: John Thomas Musical Director: John Pugh Technical Director: Sean Rowe
Choreographer: JQ Smith

Orientation: Sunday September 11th 7pm – your chance to sign up for auditions first and receive information about rehearsals and the show
Any age may audition. Adults needed. Auditions will be booked for two people every 10 minutes. We will try to have people of similar age booked together.
Auditions: Sunday October 2nd 6 to 10 pm

Monday October 3rd 7 to 10 pm

Tuesday October 4th 7 to 10 pm - Callbacks at 8:30 pm

7 – 8:20 auditions
8:20 to 8:50 Dance Call for all auditioning
8:50 – 10:00 auditions

To book an audition please email: www.theatrealive.ca/webmail or try http://www.theatrealive.ca/

Audition Requirements: One minute monologue, One minute song, and Dance
Be prepared to do a cold reading

Rehearsals: Tuesdays and Sundays

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Pelham Art Association Juried Art Show

CALL FOR ARTISTS. Entry Deadline: October 3rd, 2011. Pelham Art Association Juried Art Show. Entry Fee $25 for 2 paintings. Payable to Pelham Art Association. $1, 500 in prizes. For more details: http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/PAAJuriedShow.pdf

Shirley Dilworth Jaychuk Painting Competition

CALL FOR ENTRY. Shirley Dilworth Jaychuk Painting Competition. A wonderful opportunity to visit and paint the Elora/Fergus Area. Deadline for submission is OCT 4th. The following document outlines necessary and specific information: www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/EloraProspectus.pdf Also try http://www.eloracentreforthearts.ca/ and click to the link on the left for any other details. Elora hopes to see you and your artwork there!