QAC Blog

The Summer of ’67 – a new musical

February 1, 2017 — Thank you to the talented cast, the crew, sponsors and volunteers who made The Summer of ’67 a success!! The Summer of ’67, a new musical to celebrate the QAC’s 50th It was 50 years ago, in 1967, that the Quinte Arts Council (QAC) was formed. To celebrate this important anniversary, the QAC and Shaer…
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Expressions 2017, juried visual art show and sale

November 11, 2016 — Expressions Juried Visual Art Show 2017 THEME: Canadian State of Mind May 4 to June 1, 2017 The Quinte Arts Council’s biennial Expressions Juried Visual Art Show and Sale will feature 2- and 3-dimensional art and craft created by the artists of Quinte. An opening reception will be held on May 4, 6 to 7:30…
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Comedy for the Arts

February 1, 2017 — Comedy for the Arts (our 3rd annual comedy show) was held on Feb. 18, 2017 and featured some of the funniest comedians and hilarious performers in the region including Dan Curtis Thompson, Rebecca Reeds, Guled Abdi, James Hamilton, Jason Bremner and Caleb Gazley. The Quinte Arts Council’s 2nd Stand Up for the Arts was held March…
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Bellevegas IV – what a great show!

November 11, 2016 — Bellevegas IV – what a great show! Thanks Dan Shaer for putting together this fabulous band! Thanks to all the talented vocalists: Debra Tosh, Jeanette Arsenault, Sonya Jean Zaback, Lenni Stewart, Tim Hunt, Kim Dafoe, Jenn Miller, John Miller, Wendy Shaer, Susan Walsh and Tim Campbell. Thanks to Marilyn Lawrie and Judy Bridle for keeping…
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Winter 2016/17 Umbrella Deadline Reminder – Oct. 31

October 27, 2016 — The DEADLINE is Monday, October 31. The next Umbrella arts newspaper is the Winter 2016 issue, covering events happening in December, January and February. The deadline to submit articles, images, spotlights, and to book your ad space is Monday, October 31. ARTICLES Articles should not exceed 700 words. Please don’t format the articles – just…
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