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About necessarynotes

Necessary Angel produces compelling live performances. The company collaborates with artist innovators to explore urgent ideas through original work and existing texts creating entertaining and enlightening experiences for intrepid audiences.

All But Gone Fundraiser

Join us for an unforgettable evening of live performance, dinner, and silent auction in support of Necessary’s Angel production of All But Gone, A Beckett Rhapsody. Individual tickets and tables of eight available for purchase. Tax receipts will be issued … Continue reading

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On ECT

“Sanity is found at the centre of convulsion, where madness is scorched from the bisected soul.” – Sarah Kane As we work towards opening 4.48 Psychosis, my assumptions regarding mental illness continue to be challenged in the best way possible. One thing … Continue reading

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The artist and reflections on normalcy

We are curious creatures, by nature and habit. We feed our curiosity by manipulating the boundaries of the material world surrounding us. As we push back on those boundaries the environment within ourselves remains largely enigmatic. Of all the curiosities … Continue reading

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Reconciling the art in arts marketing

One of the marketing challenges for arts organizations is balancing its pragmatic and artistic prerogatives. Marketers can easily find themselves at odds with organizational trustees charged with curating the artistic, cultural or aesthetic vision. Without oversight and diligence, and despite … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions

Necessary Angel Theatre is seeking proposals for original work in support of its upcoming production of 4.48 Psychosis by Sarah Kane. Objective Necessary Angel will curate a series of original, multi-disciplinary works reflecting on the artist’s relationship with depression. We … Continue reading

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Necessary Angel is seeking applications for the position of Artistic Director

Necessary Angel is undertaking the pivotal task of identifying its next Artistic Director. Our past achievements provide solid footing from which to propel ourselves forward. Our new Artistic Director will provide us with the leadership necessary to shape that future. … Continue reading

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Necessary Angel’s OAC Theatre Creators’ Reserve Deadline – Extended to December 17, 2012

Necessary Angel Theatre, an influential and original presence on the national and international theatre scene for over 30 years, is calling for submissions of new work or adaptations* for consideration of development funding of up to $4,000. The monies will … Continue reading

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