StART Festival 2021 Announcements‼️

The 2021 StART Festival program will include a 10-week mentorship and creation program concluding in a three-day collaborative showcase located in Kjipuktuk/Halifax Nova Scotia, hosted at The Bus Stop Theatre Co-op of the program’s participants. We will be accepting applicants from marginalized and underrepresented voices in our local arts sector. Whether it’s music, visual art, dance, fashion design, theatre, or film we want you to apply!

We have an amazing team of carefully selected mentors that will be announced shortly, so stay tuned!

Submissions are open June 15th- July 15th. The mentorship will begin on August 1st and run up until the Festival on October 15th-17th!

Applicants are required to submit a biography and support material to or click here to fill out the application form!

Big thanks to Arts Nova Scotia and Support4Culture for all of their support!

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!