Soar Emerging Artist Festival


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Soar Emerging Artist Festival, is a 5 day, multidisciplinary arts festival for young and emerging artists, June 1 - 5, 2016.  Soar fosters creative development by combining community-inspired ideas with administrative, promotional and facility support.

Soar features three nights of Cabaret style showcases during the festival.  The work of emerging artists will be presented in the ATB Financial Community Room at Casa (a black box theatre with basic lighting and sound equipment).  Audiences will enjoy a program each night of dance, film, visual art, theatre, music, spoken word, performance art, or a combination of any and all of the above. June 1, 2 and 4 at 7:00pm. Admission $10/per night, available at the door.

Soar MAPS is an artist project around public art and risk. Shadowboxes will be placed throughout the downtown core. Opening night is Friday, June 3.

June 4 & 5 will feature workshops, panel discussions and artist talks providing professional development opportunities in the Soar Symposium.  Complete schedule is now available and registration is now open. REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED to  May 23rd.