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New Executive Leadership and Full Listings for the 20th Anniversary Paprika Festival

Toronto, ON. (May 17, 2021) – The Paprika Theatre Festival Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Julia Dickson as Paprika’s new General Manager effective immediately, and Keshia Palm as Paprika’s incoming Artistic Producer effective June 14. Reporting to the Board, Dickson and Palm will work jointly to lead a staff of emerging arts leaders to facilitate programming for the next generation of artists. They join the Paprika Festival following the previously announced planned departures of GM Daniel Carter, and AP Kanika Ambrose.

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We are Hiring a Communications Manager!

Paprika Festival is looking for a Communications Manager to join our team!

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Announcing the 20th Anniversary Paprika Festival

Celebrating 20 Years of the Paprika Theatre Festival and forging a path for the future of performance by embracing digital platforms

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Call for Submissions: Rose’s Buds

Deadline to apply: Friday, February 26, 2021

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Call for Submissions: COSMOCABARET

Thespo (India) and the Paprika Festival (Canada), in association with the Social Distancing Festival, are looking for emerging artists aged 16-25 to participate in the COSMOCABARET: a live-streamed international cabaret showcase! This collaborative creation process will take place over 5 weeks and culminate in 2 virtual performances on March 20 & 21, 2021. 

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