Theatre Orangeville Artistic Director to make Presentation to All-Party Arts Caucus
January 28, 2021ORANGEVILLE – David Tilson, Member of Parliament for Dufferin-Caledon, announced today that on February 9, 2011, Mr. David Nairn, Artistic Director of Theatre Orangeville, will be making a presentation to the House of Commons All-Party Arts Caucus.
The All-Party Arts Caucus is made up of Members of Parliament from all four parties in the House of Commons. They meet regularly with both national arts organizations and local arts promoters like Mr. Nairn.
“I’m pleased that David Nairn has been given this opportunity to showcase the Orangeville arts community to my colleagues in the House of Commons,” said Mr. Tilson. “It’s very important that we share the stories of successes in the arts with MPs from all parties and from across the country.”
Theatre Orangeville is committed to providing creative and educational performing arts experiences for the youth of our community. Each year, Theatre Orangeville’s Youth Academy programs afford three to four hundred young people from the immediate community the opportunity to actively participate in a direct hands-on educational and theatrical experience. These programs include after school theatre classes, intensive workshops, a month long summer musical theatre program, a month long summer drama program and a 100 voice youth choir. In addition, five to six thousand young people now regularly attend Theatre Orangeville mainstage performances on an annual basis.