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Position: member of the board of directors, b current performing arts
Overall governance of a theatre company whose mission is to create decolonized theatre spaces to develop and promote Black and brown creatives. b current is currently recruiting for a treasurer, and additional board members with complementary skills to our current board members,
Length of Involvement:
4-6 hours per month
b current is committed to creating, nurture, and present new works by Black, Brown and Indigenous creatives. Over two decades we have created space for decolonized theatre and prioritized the safety and creativity of the artists that we work with.
We develop new works by diverse artists primarily rooted in the cultural, social, and political experiences of Indigenous peoples as well as Canadian and international Black and brown Diaspora. In order to effectively do this we have dramaturgy & workshop sessions, public readings, and workshop performances, as well as in-depth training programs for emerging creators.
We address racism and white supremacy in the arts and society at large through the B INC Anti-Oppression training program. We produce daring and groundbreaking theatre creations and since inception we’ve mounted over a dozen main stage plays, and 100+ other public performances.
b. Risk Management
c. Staff Performance
d. Compliance with CRA regulations
Meetings – Meetings are monthly and will take place in-person in Toronto. Virtual attendance by phone or videoconference is acceptable. Absence at more than 5 successive board meetings will lead to a re-evaluation of the member’s position.
Leader Role Descriptions