Mapping Dance in Canada

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

1:00 – 1:30 PM

Location: Acadia A, Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

Caroline Lussier, Head of the Dance Section at the Canada Council for the Arts, will share the latest information about the evolution and the findings from the Canada Dance Mapping Study, a major research project to get a clearer picture of Canada’s full dance ecosystem and its social and economic impacts.

 

Caroline Lussier

Caroline Lussier

Caroline Lussier worked for various art organizations for 25 years before being appointed Head of the Canada Council's Dance Section in 2011. Over the years, she has acquired extensive experience working with independent artists, dance companies, presenters and festivals in both the dance and theatre worlds in Montreal and in regional Quebec. She was program officer for the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and a member of the Board of Directors of many non-profit organizations. As Head of the Dance Section, she oversees the Canada Dance Mapping Study. Caroline holds a Master's degree in Slavic languages and literature.

 

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