Posts By: Advisory Board

What was #IntersectionTO?

It’s not every day an artist’s event starts trending on Twitter, but on March 13 #IntersectionTO lit it up. Not that online representationcould fully captured the vibe – you had to be there for that. The excitement in the line-up outside of registration carried throughout the workshops, into the debate and, if Twitter is any indication,… Read more »

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The Intersection – Memories from the First

We’ve launched the second annual The Intersection, with fresh new selection of workshops and debate series lead by a Toronto’s very own cutting edge artists. We bring you an experience from our first ever conference below, from Paprika alumnae and Advisory Board member Tijana Spasic. ~ Theatre talk. Cool cats. Enlightenment. I had a great… Read more »

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Cozy Winter Games Night!

A mid-semester stress-buster! Looking to satisfy your hedonistic cravings? Well, you’re in luck! For $5 ($2.50 for 2016 Paprika Festival artists), you and yours will have unlimited access to a variety of board games. You can win prizes! You can devour a variety of baked goods! You can guzzle fresh coffee, and hot chocolate –… Read more »

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Life in the Arts

As we all know, the arts is never an easy path to follow in life. Expenses, time, commitment, all these factor into the difficulty artist’s face on a daily basis. It’s not a life for everyone; some people drop out to peruse other things. I almost fell down that path myself.  Thinking if it was… Read more »

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Paprika Artists Shine a Light on Mental Health

For being such a taboo subject it seems like the topic of mental health is everywhere. With celebrities like Demi Lovato sharing their struggles with the world and movies like Frozen bringing characters with depression and anxiety into the homes of millions around the world, mental health has become today’s popular hot button issue. Yet… Read more »

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