SPARK Photo Festival 2023 10th Anniversary Registration opens

November 24, 2022 thewire 0

April 2023 marks the 10th anniversary of the SPARK Photo Festival. Plans are underway to celebrate the past decade and to focus toward the future. Each year, since 2013, photography exhibits have popped up in public places throughout Peterborough, Northumberland and City of Kawartha Lakes and the festival has become […]

ARTSVOTE PETERBOROUGH 2022
CANDIDATES MEETING CANCELLED

October 6, 2022 thewire 0

“We regret to inform you that the Artsvote Peterborough 2022 candidates meeting, scheduled for October 11, has been cancelled.  Peterborough Public Health has recently raised the COVID-19 Risk Index to ‘Very High’ and is recommending people avoid indoor gatherings, and EC3 is following this guidance. Due to the design of […]

ReFrame 2022 Sneak Peek!

December 17, 2021 thewire 0

Amid all the serious news of the last week or so, we are thrilled to unveil some highlights of the ReFrame 2022 lineup with you today!  This year’s program speaks to pressing issues of environmental activism, food justice, refugee stories, Indigenous sovereignty, art as resistance and the importance of a free […]

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Community Foundation grants help sustain local charities during pandemic

December 10, 2020 thewire 0

The Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough is announcing $135,970 in Vital Community grants to help sustain local charities during the pandemic. When the pandemic struck last March, charities across the City and County of Peterborough responded with compassion and imagination. While some had to close their doors to the public, […]

The Open Spaces Theatre Festival

September 23, 2020 thewire 0

The Open Spaces Theatre Festival, in association with 4th Line Theatre, opens this Thursday. The festival features five productions scheduled to run from September 24–27, 2020 in outdoor spaces in Peterborough. Attendees can also order a lunchbox catered by blackhoney to enjoy before each performance. 4-show festival passes are also […]

Tickets on sale now for The Open Spaces Theatre Festival

September 9, 2020 thewire 0

The Open Spaces Theatre Festival, in association with 4th Line Theatre, is excited to announce that tickets are now available for purchase for the upcoming outdoor festival. The festival features five productions scheduled to run from September 24–27, 2020 in outdoor spaces in Peterborough. Attendees can also order a lunchbox […]

CURTAINS UP!REOPENING GUIDANCE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS SECTOR

August 24, 2020 thewire 0

Every arts organization around the world is currently navigating the new and uncertain world of how to operate safely during the pandemic, but different sectors experience their own unique challenges. This Electric City Culture Council (EC3) Bulletin will focus specifically on the Performing Arts.  The challenges are great for music, theatre, […]