Arts attendance and participation / Provincial and local information

Volume 10 No 10 / March 28, 201228 March 2012

In this issue: Four reports highlighting the situation of arts attendance and participation at the provincial and local levels, including Quebec performing arts attendance, New Brunswickers’ engagement with the arts, a report on the arts, culture and heritage activities of residents in each province, as well as a report that highlights some local performing arts participation data.


Other reports included in previous issues of the Arts Research Monitor

Arts Research Monitor

Two other provincial reports that were recently included in the Arts Research Monitor are:Attendance at Quebec museums and heritage institutions in 2010 (La fréquentation des institutions muséales au Québec en 2010), in Arts Research Monitor Vol 10 N… View this resource

Vital Signs 2011

Arts Research Monitor

The Vital Signs series provides local information about a range of social issues, including the arts. The overall report highlights challenges such as “obesity, personal bankruptcy, youth unemployment, and child poverty”, as well as “strong improveme… View this resource

Provincial Profiles of Arts, Culture and Heritage Activities in 2010

Arts Research Monitor

This report examines the arts, culture and heritage activities of provincial residents in 2010, with comparisons to previous surveys in 1992, 1998 and 2005. Based on Statistics Canada’s General Social Surveys in these years, the report finds that:”Al… View this resource

Building Public Engagement with the Arts in New Brunswick

Arts Research Monitor

Based on a telephone survey of 1,000 New Brunswickers, this report examines their arts participation activities and attitudes. The report found that 96% of “New Brunswickers participate in the arts at least once a year”, including reading books (86%)… View this resource

Performing Arts Attendance in Quebec in 2010

Arts Research Monitor

This report provides information about attendance at all theatre, dance, music, comedy, circus and magic performances in Quebec in 2010. Total attendance was 7.0 million, a 6% decrease from 2009. As a consequence, box office revenues decreased by 10%… View this resource

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