first_imgNational Ballet of Canada L’Association des théâtres francophones du Canada Login/Register With: Arts Club Theatre Canadian Federation of Musicians — We encourage other organizations to sign on to this sectoral initiative.— IATSE Associated Designers of Canada Facebook Canadian Alliance of Dance Artists Advertisement Canadian Actors’ Equity Association (Equity) Playwrights Guild of Canada Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT) LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Meeting participants agreed to the following public statement. Shaw Festival CITT/ICTS Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts Canadian Association of Fringe Festivals Advertisement TORONTO – On January 17, 2018, senior representatives of the Canadian live performing arts community came together to discuss an industry-wide response to all forms of harassment, including sexual harassment, discrimination, and violence, as the beginning of a national action plan.Federal Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly opened today’s meeting, thanking the performing arts community for its work on anti-harassment issues and for being a leader in cultural change. Twitter The AFC Dancer Transition Resource Centre IATSE 58 Toronto Musicians’ Association Canadian Arts Presenting Association/ l’Association canadienne des organismes artistiques Theatre Ontario Advertisement Canadian Dance Assembly Tapestry Opera We commit to a performing arts industry that is safe and respectful. We recognize that increasing equity for marginalized and disenfranchised communities within the sector is an essential part of the solution.We established working groups today to:Develop a national code of conductDevelop resources and internal education materialsExamine sectoral reporting mechanismsMentor and foster the next generation in partnership with educational institutionsReview governance models, board composition and practiceThe live performance sector is committed to finding ways to work collectively and with purpose to find solutions. Communication with those who work in and with our sector is essential. We will provide updates on our activities as they become available.Organizations in attendance at today’s meeting include:last_img

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