Call for Nominations CAPACOA Awards 2019

Nominations Form 

CAPACOA Awards Guidelines

Deadline: October 28, 2019

Award Categories

Presenter of the Year (open to CAPACOA presenter and network members only*)

Do you know a professional or volunteer organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the presentation of touring performances?  This award recognizes excellence and will be given to an organization that has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to superb programming and professionalism, and/or one that has made a significant contribution to community life and/or the touring sector in Canadian the last year.

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Manager/Agent of the Year (open to CAPACOA business members only*)

Is your agent a superstar?  This award is conceived to recognize exceptional achievement by business organizations who work in partnership with presenters to develop and maintain audiences, promote block booking activity, conceive innovative touring projects, and otherwise go above and beyond.

Nominations Form 


INAUGURAL Emerging Leader in the Performing Arts (open to all CAPACOA members)

Do you know a young or emerging artist, administrator, or programmer who deserves the spotlight? This award elevates the voice of an emerging programmers, presenters, administrator, artist agent or artist manager.

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Nominations and Voting Process

Anyone may place the name of an organization or individual in nomination, subject to the restrictions above. Self-nominations are accepted. All nominations will then be considered by the awards jury, which will be chaired ex officio by CAPACOA’s Executive Director. The jury, composed of no fewer than three people representing the diversity of the live touring and presenting community, will review all nominations, and may, at its discretion, identify additional nominees. The jury may also decide not to bestow an award in any given year.