SURREY: Canada Council Info Session A Success

On January 31st, 2019 Canada Council for the Arts was invited to address a room of eager Surrey artists on funding programs available through the federal organization. The attendance at the Surrey Arts Centre was capacity and the session content informative. This session was designed to provide an overview on grants available to artist working across artistic fields of practice. …

STAGE: ACS President Meets LA Cast of WICKED

In Dec 2018 I was honoured to go back stage of WICKED at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre [Los Angeles, CA] to meet cast: L-R: Kara Lindsay [Glinda], Luke Girardi, Jackie Burns [Elphaba], Jake Girardi and myself. A special thanks to my son Steve and daughter-in-law Marsia for making it all happen. ACS President: Carol Girardi

DANCE: Sudnya Mulye Wins Great Distinction In India

Artistic Director Sudnya Mulye of Sudnya Dance Academy was presented a great distinction by Padmashri Ulhas Kashalkar Ji at the Pandit Ram Marathe Smruti Sangeet Samaroh Programme 2018, organized by Thane Municipal Corporation in India. It was a great privilege to be honoured by such a great singer and Guru who has also learned music from Pandit Ram Marathe. Sudnya …

ACS GALLERY: Sells Amy Lee Painting

In November, the ACS Gallery in Newton Cultural Centre hosted artist AMY LEE with her show of work entitled MY FAVOURITE THINGS. After a successful showing and reception, Amy’s was pleased to announce the sale of her painting ‘Floral Flamingo’s’ to new patrons Vivi and her daughter – congrats Amy! Want to sell you work in our Gallery or on …

ART of LIGHTS Finally Opens Cloverdale

We have posted this numerous times only to be disappointed that the lights never did come on. However, it is now confirmed that from now until the foreseeable future this event is now taking place – so grab your cameras and firends and come on over to Cloverdale Bill Reid Park. The Surrey International Lantern Festival 2018 called the ‘Art …