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2016 Rozsa Award Nominations Now Open

Call for Nominations for the 2016 Rozsa Award

OVER ONE MILLION DOLLARS IN CASH AND BENEFITS GIVEN TO DATE

[April 4, 2016] Nominations are now open for the 14th annual Rozsa Award celebrating leading managers in Alberta’s arts scene. The deadline for nominations is May 31st, 2016 at 4 PM. Eligibility criteria, nomination forms and more information can be found on our website under Arts Leadership, or click here for more information.

RAMP Call for Applications

Call for applications: Rozsa Arts Management Program

[May 26, 2016] Applications for the Rozsa Arts Management Program (RAMP) executive education program will be accepted from June 1 to June 30. This unique certificate program is designed to address the specific needs of arts administrators, marketers and fundraising professionals in non-profit arts organizations through customized content that is both relevant and practical, while providing an important opportunity for peers to network and learn together. 

The Roots of Downstage’s Pay-It-Forward Program

May 18, 2016

Contributed by Ellen Close, Artistic Producer, Downstage
Image credit: Tim Nguyen, Citrus Photography

It’s interesting to step back and remember where an idea took root. In 2013-14, I took part in the Rozsa Arts Management Program (RAMP) offered through the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business. The highlight of the program for me was working on a season-long Applied Learning Project, for which I focused on ways to remove barriers to attending theatre.