St. Albert Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Gala | Fri., March 14, 2014

Arden Theatre

Retro Radio Show

6:30 PM: Art Slam & Reception

7:30 PM: Retro Radio Award Show


Hosted by: Ted Dykstra & Kelly Aisenstat
Art Slam artists: Valerie Harbig; Rick Rogers; David Scott
Performances by: Page Tirs; Doug Hoyer; Steven Angove with Three Form Theatre and Troy Sherdahl

$35

TICKETS on sale through the Arden Theatre Box Office and Ticketmaster* 1-855-985-5000
*Agency fees apply

Join multi-talented actor, director, musician and writer Ted Dykstra and step back in time as the Arden Theatre is transformed into an old-fashioned radio station; overflowing with talent, including tap dancers, in-house musicians and comedians. Immerse your imagination in the characters and drama of a radio play. Plus, celebrate the incredible talent and passion of the individuals, groups and businesses that have raised St. Albert’s profile on the artistic map of Canada.

The St. Albert Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Gala was created to celebrate excellence in the arts in St. Albert. The Mayor’s Arts Awards serve to emphasize the importance of the arts to the community of St. Albert and to honour and acknowledge those individuals, groups and businesses that have raised St. Albert’s profile on the artistic map of Canada.

The awards are presented annually at the St. Albert Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Gala.

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Nomination Guidelines

Timeline

October 17, 2013 Call for submissions for artwork for the awards
November 18, 2013 Call for nominations for awards
November 22, 2013 Deadline for submissions for artwork for the awards
November 28, 2013 Jury decision for artwork for the awards
January 6, 2014 Gala tickets go on sale
January 17, 2014 Nominations close
January 31, 2014 Information from artists deadline
February 7, 2014 Jury decision for award recipients
March 14, 2014 Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Gala

The deadline for nominations was
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 5 PM.

Award Categories & Rules

Past Award recipients

All award recipients will receive an original work of art by a St. Albert artist and, with the exception of the Corporate Patrons of the Arts category, a $1,000 monetary award.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Award Sponsor – $2,000

Award sponsors recognize individuals and community groups for outstanding achievement in the arts and for significant contributions to the arts in St. Albert.
Benefits of sponsorship:

  • Logo displayed in printed event programs
  • Logo displayed on Gala posters
  • Print advertising used to promote the Awards Gala (St. Albert Gazette and St. Albert Leader, City of St. Albert CITYlights)
  • The City of St. Albert website: stalbert.ca/mayors-arts-gala
  • Verbal recognition at the event
  • Award presenter
  • 4 tickets to the Awards Gala

Small Business/Individual Sponsorship – $250

This sponsorship is designed to encourage businesses and individuals in the community to reward local artists for their contribution to the arts.

Benefits of sponsorship:

  • 2 tickets to the gala event
  • Logo or business/name recognition in the program and on the website

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Tamsin Brooks
780-459-1713
tbrooks@stalbert.ca