The Toronto District School Board and The Toronto Arts Council are pleased to present the 2015-16 tdsbCREATES Arts Festival
tdsbCREATES is a system-wide, grades 1 to 12 celebration of dance, drama, media arts and visual arts culminating in a festival which takes place from April 1 to May 1, 2016 in schools, communities, galleries, and performing arts venues around the city of Toronto.
WHAT IS tdsbCREATES?
tdsbCREATES is a Celebration of Student Voice, Creative Ideas, and Arts for All
WHAT WILL THE FESTIVAL INCLUDE?
- School-based and family of schools-based arts celebrations
- Artist residencies in dance, drama, music, and visual arts in 54 elementary schools for grades 1 – 6
- Subsidized performances by professional companies in approximately 20 schools
- tdsbCREATES Art & Film: students in grades 7 – 12 will collaborate on art projects and film creation. Student work will be considered by a jury of professional artists for a culminating art exhibition and film screening.
- tdsbCREATES Dance & Spoken Word: students in Grade 7 - 12 will collaborate on original compositions and performances in dance and spoken word
- Across Experiences Arts Co-op – dance and theatre performances and film screenings in Gr. 7/8 schools
TDSB Teachers visit the Arts Department tdsbCREATES web site
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For further information contact Christine.Jackson@tdsb.on.ca, Program Coordinator, The Arts