CPAMO’s Art in Conversation Interview with Steven Elliott Jackson

We are excited to continue introducing you to the talented artists who will be part of the Gathering. Steven Elliott Jackson is an award-winning playwright and extracts from his play The Seat Next To The King will be presented as the Gathering evening performances on May 28, 2019. The Gathering: Celebrating 10 years of showcasing, convening and support for equity and pluralism in the Arts is May 21, 27, 28 and 29 in Toronto, ON.

About the Gathering: 

Cultural Pluralism in the Arts Movement Ontario (CPAMO) celebrates 10 years of working with providing services to and facilitating learning forums for artists and arts organizations in equity, diversity, inclusivity and pluralism. Through centering their work around empowering the arts communities of Ontario with a focus on galvanizing opportunities for Indigenous and racialized professionals and organizations, CPAMO will convene the arts community around a  four day event, The Gathering: Celebrating 10 years of showcasing, convening and supporting equity and pluralism in the Arts. The Gathering offers an interactive space where arts organizations, artists and attendees dedicated to advancing equity, diversity, inclusivity and pluralism in the arts can share dialogue on common purposes and strategies in shaping how contemporary intersections in artistic practice influence diverse Canadian cultural expressions.

 

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Nia Centre for the Arts
General admissions:  Panels $10

Monday and Tuesday, May 27 – 28, 2019 at Native Earth Performing Arts
General admissions:  Panels $10 | Performances $20, Students $15

Wednesday, May 29 at Native Earth Performing Arts
General Admissions: Panels $10 | Gala Performance $30 , students: $25

For more information and to register: https://cpamo.org/2019/04/10/the-gathering-may-2019/

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CPAMO is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto Pearson International Airport’s Propeller Project, the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration, the Applegath Group, CIBC Wood Gundy and English Testing Canada.