Resources for Artists During COVID-19

The following is a list of resources the Fringe has compiled. We hope it can be useful to our community of artists.

Last updated: May 25th, 2020

Federal Government: Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) 

This application portal will open early April. Benefit will be $2,000 per month for wage earners, as well as contract workers and self-employed individuals who would not otherwise be eligible.

Call for Submissions, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre: Pride In Place                    

Free Online Workshops by Soulpepper: Curtains Up Online                    

Free Online Workshops by Canadian Stage                          

City of Toronto: Indigenous Arts and Culture Partnership Fund -Deadline Extended

Workman Arts, Call for Submissions: If You Ask ME                           

National Theatre School's Art Apart Bursaries for emerging artists and students                                        

David Seguin memorial award for accessibility in the arts giving out micro grants                  

Apply to be an artist for City Hall Live                                                                                  

AFC Organization - Support for entertainment professionals.                                                    

Playwrights Guild of Canada: PlayConnect digital reading. an excel document that has links to different organizations and resources                                

I Lost my Gig Facebook Group is a place for people that lost work during Covid 19 to share resources.

CBC Article about industries hiring during Covid-19                          

CBC Article with a list of resources during the Covid-19 Pandemic.