Arts After Hours is a series of annual networking events that engage York Region’s arts and culture community. Attendees have ample time to connect with one another and experience dynamic demos and other interactive experiences. Snacks and beverages are provided.
On November 29, 2017, we invite you to participate in a mash up of arts, culture and innovation experiences at NewMakeIt. The event features a number of activities such as Shadowpath Theatre Productions Jeopardy inspired annual general meeting, NewMakeIt makerspace tours and demos, headshots by Louis Li Photography and more.
6:00 pm - Doors open - start networking! Enjoy local Newmarket beer from Arch Brewing Co., coffee from Inidie Coffee Roasters and get a professional headshot by Louis Li Photography.
6:30 - 7:15 pm - Shadowpath transforms their AGM info A Game-Show Moment as Artistic Director, Alex Karolyi becomes Alex Trebek-Karolyi and board members become Jeopardy contestants. The Daily Double and Final Jeopardy reveal all you’ve ever wanted to know about Shadowpath’s past, present and future. Artist of the Year will also be announced!
7:15 - 7:20 pm - Remarks by YRAC and NewMakeIt
7:20 - 9:00 pm - NewMakeIt tours and demos, headshots by Louis Li, cash bar, general networking and information sharing.
This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with peers and learn about programs and services offered by the York Region Arts Council, NewMakeIt and Shadowpath Theatre Productions.
This event is free.
Cash bar featuring beer from Newmarket brewery, Arch Brewing Co.
Professional headshots by Louis Li are $20 per person.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 | 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
At NewMakeIt, 1310 Kerrisdale Blvd #200, Newmarket, ON L3Y 8V6
Attendance is free for all
Headshots: $20 per person
NewMakeIt is a beautiful, spacious, multi-functional coworking and makerspace shared facility in Newmarket, Ontario. As the only industrial and digital workshops, training, and coworking facility of its kind in York Region, we’re helping inventors, visionaries, and innovators across York Region, in Toronto, and throughout the Greater Toronto Area achieve their goals while changing the way people work. www.newmakeit.com.
About Shadowpath Theatre Productions:
Shadowpath Theatre Productions is a not-for-profit charitable organization, shadowing playwrights by remounting their plays, and building new artistic paths for the creative citizen in all of us to emerge. By re-imagining and repurposing everyday spaces as theatrical venues, Shadowpath is able to bridge the gap between arts and business while presenting accessible, innovative and creative events for the community. Shadowpath makes the most out of underused space, while providing a professional platform for regional artists! www.shadowpaththeatre.ca.
About Louis Li Photography:
Louis Li is a professional photographer from Markham. He is has captured many York Region arts and cultural events for a wide variety of organizations such as the Varley Art Gallery fo Markham and the York Region Arts Council. He also specializes in potrait photography. www.louisliphotography.com.
About the York Region Arts Council:
The York Region Arts Council is the only York Region-wide nonprofit charitable arts service organization focused on capacity building, creative placemaking and community engagement in support of artists, arts organizations and creative entrepreneurs. Its mission is: creating a dynamic York Region arts and culture scene by increasing knowledge, communication and awareness.