THE GVPTA launchES THE Coffeehouse Series
Please join us for our third Coffeehouse event:
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7pm
Theme: Contracts 101
This event will be facilitated by Artists’ Legal Outreach
The goal of the GVPTA Coffeehouse Series is to create dialogue and community connections in order to actively address current issues that are important to our members. These themed monthly gatherings will feature community conversations facilitated by industry leaders and working professionals. We will provide a space that is part expert presenter and part facilitated conversation.
In honour of our next Coffeehouse event we have produced our first ever, of all time, in the history of anything GVPTA Podcast.
Created by GVPTA Producer Deneh Thompson, with special guests GVPTA Director Dawn Brennan and GVPTA Membership Coordinator Matthew Willis, they discuss the do's and don'ts of contracts.
All Coffeehouse events take place from 7pm-9pm at Propaganda Coffeehouse in Chinatown. Free for GVPTA members; pay-what-you-can for everyone else.
For more information on our GVPTA Coffeehouse series events, please click here.
Announcing: EXCITING NEW MEMBER BENEFITS FOR 2015/2016
The GVPTA has two new partnerships that will benefit our members:
1) Access to Cultureone.com – Cultureone is Canada’s specialist in insurance for arts and entertainment. Specializing in risk management specific to creative projects and creative organizations. Providing insurance for the arts is their specialty. And as a GVPTA member, when you purchase an actONE and Management Liability policy, you will receive a discount equivalent to the cost of your GVPTA membership. Click here for their website.
2) Access to AFBS (ACTRA Fraternal Benefits Society)-AFBS offers accessibly priced Extended Health insurance for individuals and families. They offer great coverage and pricing and are the only non profit insurance company that provides healthcare benefits specifically to theatre practitioners, performers and writers across Canada. Plans start at $74 a month. There is guaranteed acceptance and as the non profit insurer for artists and arts workers, they care about us. Click here for their website.