Performing arts

Volume 15 No 6 / October 19, 201619 October 2016

In this issue: Canadian statistics on the performing arts, including a detailed analysis of data on performing companies, a survey of the social impacts of dance organizations, and an article on performing arts attendance in Quebec.


Performing arts attendance in Quebec in 2015

Arts Research Monitor

This Quebec report provides information about attendance at theatre, dance, music, comedy, circus, and magic performances in 2015. There were 17,700 performances with an admission fee in Quebec in 2015 (a 3% increase from 2009), which attracted 6.7 m… View this resource

Survey of the Social Impacts of Dance Organizations in Canada

Arts Research Monitor

Based on a survey of 367 dance companies, training schools, presenters, and service organizations, this report “aims to provide new knowledge and a more nuanced understanding of the social impact of dance organizations in Canada”. The rep… View this resource

Performing arts, 2014

Arts Research Monitor

Statistics Canada's biennial performing arts data provide information about not-for-profit and for-profit organizations in five main areas: 1) theatre companies (except musical theatre); 2) musical theatre and opera companies, including dinner th… View this resource

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