This was actually in an earlier city report on the Arts Court redevelopment plans but I don’t think anyone — including me — picked up on it at the time: The city’s promising to pay $50,000 to builders shortlisted for the Arts Court reconstruction who don’t end up getting the contract. 287 more words
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You’ll recall that the city asked for a $9-million grant from the federal government for the Arts Court project and the feds said no. It was a pretty bold, even hubristic, request: the money would have come from the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund, which is only about $30 million and its grants are more typically in the tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars. 219 more words
The Extremely Short New Play festival defies its comically long title with singularly brief stagings; 10 plays each under 10 minutes in length.
Though some works are stronger than others the overall quality of plays, direction and acting guarantees an evening of diverse entertainment. 345 more words
There’s a funny line item in the city’s proposed 2014 budget, $1.6 million in the community and protective services committee for “annual capital contribution to fund the Arts Court Redevelopment Project until the facility is operational.” 211 more words
Congratulations Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG), Arts Court and all of Ottawa! The City today approved the $34 million expansion of the OAG & redevelopment of Arts Court. 113 more words