Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival to celebrate diverse visual artists and performers

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 06 Sep 2023 15:57:42 +0000

The Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival (VOAF) is back for a seventh year.  The festival seeks to promote equity while amplifying artists and performers who live and work outside of the mainstream. 

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Meet the Canadian stars who made the country’s most loved celebrities list

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2023 16:37:19 +0000

If you are a newcomer or new immigrant you’re probably starting to learn about Canada’s famous celebrities. Did you know that pop star Justin Bieber and rapper Drake are Canadian? 

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South Asian festival brings eclectic mix of international and local talent to Brampton

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2023 17:52:06 +0000

Downtown Brampton is all set to come alive to the sights and sounds of South Asian culture with Vibrant Brampton on July 21 and 22.

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Markham Talent Open Casting Call invites submissions from performing artists

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2023 23:20:43 +0000

The first-ever Markham Talent Open Casting Call is now accepting auditions from performing artists from all over Ontario.  Musicians, singers, dancers, actors, comedians, models and entertainers are invited to submit a short video of their art, even using a cell phone. 

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New immigrants to Canada are building bridges with Indigenous Peoples. Here’s why that matters

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2022 14:20:59 +0000

A look at reconciliation at a person-to-person level, starting with ties between Indigenous communities and the latest arrivals on ancestral land. Hear perspectives from newcomers and indigenous leaders.

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TIFF 2022: Immigrant directors focus on themes of community and identity

Credit to Author: Baisakhi Roy| Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 01:33:57 +0000

Immigrant filmmakers were at the helm of some of the most talked about films at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

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