New Works: Organizational Update

Artist Call for New Works 2022 Summer/Outdoor Presentation Opportunities
February 10, 2022
Artist Call for New Works 2022-2023 Season Presentation Opportunities
April 8, 2022

Please join New Works in Welcoming Interim Executive Director: Jason Dubois

We are pleased to welcome Jason Dubois  who has joined the New Works team this month as Interim Executive Director. Board and staff are excited to work with Jason to ensure that New Works continues to provide both presentations and artist support that best serves our community and its ever-evolving needs.

“I am certain many of you already know Jason due to his long-standing leadership and relationships in Vancouver and across Canada in dance and the performing arts. Beyond Jason’s impressive professional background, in our thorough interview process New Works’ Board of Directors found Jason to have a passion for dance and for supporting artists and a commitment to an inclusive leadership style that we believe will serve New Works and Vancouver’s dance community well.”

– Ben Shockey, President, New Works Board of Directors

“I’m excited to be part of an organization that has been so influential to the development of dance in Vancovuer throughout its nearly 30 year history. Some of my most cherished early professional experiences in involve work on New Works projects both large and small, so in many ways coming to New Works feels like coming home!”

Jason Dubois, Interim Executive Director, New Works

Many Thanks to Julie Mamias for her three years of service.

We are also saying a heartfelt thank you and goodbye to Julie Mamias, our outgoing Executive Director. Over the three years of her leadership Julie worked to expand accessibility and transparency at New Works, building an organization that is able to be more responsive to the varying needs of our community. New Works is committed to maintaining this approach and building on Julie’s success. We will miss Julie, and we wish her the best in her next career steps and the move to Montreal with her family.