Celebrating Success

At summer camp, kids typically enjoy activities such as canoeing, hiking, bonfires and craft time. In 2015, Lumsden Beach Camp (LBC) made a small change with a big impact – switching “craft time” to “art time.”

As a French-language school in rural Saskatchewan, École Notre-Dame-des-Vertus in Zenon Park faces some unique challenges, particularly when it comes to arts education. A GénieArts grant provided a unique opportunity to bring a professional Canadian Francophone musician, marijosée, to the community. 

Regina Deaf and Hard of Hearing students launch the innovative production, Deaf Crows, with the help of an Artists in Schools grant.

LIVE Arts is a fee-free program that connects classrooms with professional art-makers. The program provides students with access to a wide-range of Saskatchewan artrists and learning opportunities. 

Filmmaker Kevin Smith is seeking provincial support for a movie project in Saskatchewan.

North Battleford musician Cole Knutson received an Indigenous Pathways Initiative grant to represent Canada in an international youth wind orchestra. 

The Curtain Razors theatre company is rebuilding in the year after Michele Sereda's death.

An Independent Artists grant helps Saskatoon tenor Spencer McKnight explore his emotional connection with classical music.

Thirteen-year-old Elina Lucky is following her dream of becoming a professional ballerina.

A Premier's Centennial Arts Scholarship enabled classical musician Ryan Davis to participate in professional development opportunities.