Check out the arts opportunities listings and you’ll discover why this section of our website is one of the most visited.  If you’re looking for calls for submissions, work and volunteer opportunities, or workshops; you’ll find extensive choices here.

The opportunities are listed in the languages they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Want to list an opportunity?  We welcome your submission here

Latest Opportunities

Ottawa Fringe Festival - 2018 Recommender Grants

Mon, Dec 11, 2017


Once again the Ottawa Fringe Festival is serving as a third-party recommender for the Ontario Arts Council's Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators program (previously known as Theatre Creators’ Reserve). Details below, or head to ... Read More >

Great Canadian Theatre Company General Audition Notice

Fri, Dec 15, 2017

The Great Canadian Theatre Company (GCTC) is holding general auditions for the upcoming 2018/19 season. General auditions will take place in Ottawa on Sunday January 21 and Monday January 22, 2018 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

GCTC operates according the Canadian Theatre Agreement (CTA),... Read More >

City of Ottawa: 2018 Karsh Award

Mon, Jan 8, 2018 Celebrating artistic achievement in our community

The City of Ottawa is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Karsh Award.

The Karsh Award was established to honour the artistic legacy of Yousuf and Malak Karsh. This commemorative award is given to a professional artist living in... Read More >

Evolution Theatre's 10-Minute Playwriting Competition

Sat, Mar 31, 2018

Evolution Theatre is proud to shoulder the mantle of the 10-Minute Play Festival, successfully presented from 2012 to 2016 by New Theatre of Ottawa.

Evolution’s 10 Minute Play Festival will feature a selection of transformative plays by evolving playwrights and those who... Read More >