Signatories

The following 127 organizations have committed to aligning their activities in support of one or more focus areas of Living a Creative Life. This list will be updated as Calgary Arts Development is in ongoing conversations with potential signatories. Calgary Arts Development will continue to work with these signatories to determine which focus areas best align with their activities and aspirations.

Current signatories to Living a Creative Life include:

ARTS ORGANIZATIONS

4th Street Festival Society
8ROJO
Alberta Printmakers Society
Anubhav
ArtBridges
Alberta Ballet
Alberta Theatre Projects
Amici String Program
Antyx Community Arts Society
Artpoint Galleries & Studios
B!g Art
Binhi ng Lahi Philippine Folk Dance Troupe
Blackstock Art & Design
Bow Valley Music Club
BUMP Festival
Burnt Toast Studio
Calgary Animated Objects Society
Calgary Blues Music Association
Calgary Boys’ Choir
The Calgary Civic Symphony
Calgary Folk Music Festival
Calgary International Film Festival
Calgary Fringe 
Calgary Men’s Chorus
Calgary Opera
Calgary Performing Arts Festival
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Calgary Underground Film Festival 
Calgary Young People’s Theatre
Calgary Youth Orchestra
Canadian Academy of Mask and Puppetry
Carifest
Casa Mexico Foundation
Chromatic Theatre
Cloudsway Dance Theatre
Contemporary Calgary
Dancers’ Studio West Society 
Decidedly Jazz Danceworks
Divas Opera
Downstage
Ethnik Festival
Evergreen Theatre  
Foothills Brass Society
filling Station
Glenbow
GlobalFest
Green Fools Theatre Society
Honens
Inside Out Theatre
International Avenue Arts & Culture Centre
JazzYYC
Jeunesse Classique Ballet Society
Jupiter Theatre
Kantorei Choral Society
Kinkonauts
La Cité des Rocheuses
Land’s End Ensemble
Loose Moose Theatre
Loud Art Society
Lougheed House National and Provincial Historic Site
Luminous Voices Music Society
Madhuban Performing Arts
The Marda Loop Justice Film Festival
Mazovia Polish Song and Dance Association
Mount Royal Conservatory
National Music Centre
New Works Calgary
Old Trout Puppet Workshop
One Yellow Rabbit
ProArts Society
Pumphouse Theatre Society
Quest Theatre
ReggaeFest
Revv52
Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra
Rosebud Theatre & School of the Arts
Sankofa Arts and Music Foundation
Scandinavian Centre Choir
Sled Island Music and Arts Festival
Soulocentric Performing Arts Society
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
SpanicArts
Springboard Dance Collective Calgary Society
StoryBook Theatre
Stride Gallery
Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre
The Alberta Society of Artists 
The Bows
The GRAND
The New Gallery 
Theatre Calgary
THIRD ACTion Film Festival
Three Left Feet
Verb Theatre
Wagonstage Theatre
Way Out West Fest
Workshop Theatre Calgary
Wordfest
W.P. Puppet Theatre
Youth Singers of Calgary

ARTS SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

Alberta Craft Council
Alberta Dance Alliance
Alberta Magazine Publishers Association
Alberta Media Arts Alliance Society
Alberta Media Production Industries Association
Alberta Music Industry Association
Alberta Potters Association
Alexandra Writers Centre Society
Allegra Chamber Orchestra
ArtsConnex
Arts Touring Alliance of Alberta
Book Publishers Association of Alberta
Burnt Toast Studio
Calgary Allied Arts Foundation
Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers
CARFAC Alberta
Immigrant Council for Arts Innovation
Kastlestar Entertainment
Livestar Entertainment Canada/Hotels Live Canada
Music Calgary
Music Mile
Occasional Notes Productions
Philippine Media Association of Alberta
Prairie Debut
Quickdraw Animation Society
Regroupement artistique francophone de l’Alberta
Reluctant Cowboy Music
Theatre Alberta
Visual Arts Alberta
West Anthem
Writers Forum Calgary
Writers’ Guild of Alberta

OTHER CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

Alliance Française de Calgary
Beakerhead
CJSW 90.9 FM
CKUA Radio
cSPACE Projects
d.talks
Fuse33 Makerspace
MakeFashion
PARK (Promoting Artists, Redefining Kulture)
Structured Abstraction

CIVIC PARTNERS AND FUNDERS

Calgary Arts Development
Calgary Economic Development
Calgary Public Library
Calgary Stampede
The City of Calgary
Fort Calgary
TELUS Spark
Tourism Calgary

COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES

Action Dignity Society
Autism Aspergers Friendship Society of Calgary (AAFS)
Beltline Neighbourhoods Association
Boys & Girls Clubs of Calgary
Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
Calgary Housing Company
create! in the East Village
Creative Aging Calgary
Crescent Heights Community Association
Genesis Centre
North Calgary Cultural Association
Paperny Family JCC
Perlin Foundation for Wellbeing
Rozsa Foundation
Southern Alberta Heritage Language Association (SAHLA)
Studio C, Prospect Human Services
Talent Pool Development Society
Women’s Centre of Calgary
YMCA Calgary
Youth Central
YYCFoodTrucks

PRIVATE SECTOR

4th Street BRZ
Absolute Dance Studio
Attainable Homes Calgary Corporation
Bird Creatives
Blakey O’Brien Irish Dance
Bold and Visible
Brookfield Residential
Cab City
Calgary Chamber
Calgary Downtown Association
Calgary Hotel Association
Calgary Municipal Land Corporation
Chronograph Records 
Cody & Sioux
Cornerstone Music
DC Dance Club
Fairfield Inn & Suites Calgary Downtown
Free Spirit Dance & Calgary Roller Skate
Globe Cinema
Herringer Kiss Gallery
Inglewood BRZ
International Avenue BRZ
Ironwood Stage & Grill
Jubilations Dinner Theatre
Kensington Business Improvement Area
King Eddy
MD&A Inc. Make More Creative
Montgomery BRZ
Motif Photography
Music Makers
Neveen Dominic Cosmetics
NUR Films
PCL Construction
reCreation Potentials Expressive Arts for Therapeutic Recreation
Righteous Gelato
Strategic Group
umewe Projects & Consulting
Victoria Park BRZ
Village Brewery
Wine-Ohs
theYYScene

EDUCATION

Alberta University of the Arts
Calgary Arts Academy
Calgary Board of Education
Calgary Catholic School District
Junior Achievement Southern Alberta
Nickle Galleries, Libraries and Cultural Resources
University of Calgary, Creativity and Performance Committee
University of Calgary, Faculty of Arts
University of Calgary, Werklund School of Education

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