Wednesday, August 23, 2017
The Equity Photo Exhibit
Celebrating Our History
Rideau Awards (Ottawa)
Canada's only bilingual peer-juried theatre awards program. The 9th annual Rideau Awards were presented on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at The Gladstone in Ottawa. For more information about the 10th annual Prix Rideau Awards, please visit
Betty Mitchell Awards (Calgary)
The annual Betty Mitchell Awards, named for a pioneer of Calgary's theatrical community, Dr. Betty Mitchell, celebrate and honour outstanding achievement in Calgary's professional theatre community. The 19th annual Betty Mitchell Awards were presented at Vertigo Theatre on August 22nd, 2016. For more information, please visit
Dora Awards (Toronto)
The Dora Mavor Moore Awards honour the creators of over 200 theatre, dance and opera productions annually. The 37th Annual Dora Awards: Monday, June 27, 2016. Information about the 38th annual Dora Awards will be posted as soon as it is available. Nominees will be announced
at the beginning of June 2017.
Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards (Edmonton)
The Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards celebrate excellence in the professional theatre in Edmonton. The Sterlings were created in 1987 to enhance the profile of live professional theatre and honour the accomplishments of Elizabeth Sterling Haynes training and inspiring student artists in Alberta.
The 30th Annual Sterling Awards: Monday, June 26, 2017 at the Mayfield Dinner Theatre.
Robert Merritt Awards (Nova Scotia)
The Merritt Awards, named for Dalhousie University Theatre educator Robert Merritt, take place annually at the end of March and coincide with World Theatre Day. The Awards celebrate achievement in areas of acting, directing, playwrighting, design, technical Theatre, and overall achievement in professional Nova Scotia theatre.
This year's Awards will be presented on Monday, March 27th, 2017 at Casino Nova Scotia in the Schooner Room.
Montreal English Theatre Awards
The Montreal English Theatre Awards (METAs) honour outstanding English theatre in Montreal. These annual, peer-juried awards were established to celebrate the artists and companies who comprise the local community, and to promote their visibility and success both regionally and abroad. The 2016 METAs: October 24th, 2016 - Rialto Theatre in Montreal. Please visit
for more information.
Jessie Awards (Vancouver)
The Jessie Awards celebrate and recognize outstanding achievement in professional theatre.
The 34th Annual Jesse Richardson Awards were presented at the Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville Street, on June 27, 2016.
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