Artist Support Resources

After a break over the Summer, our Virtual Office Hours are back! We appreciate your patience. Book a free 30 minutes session with New Works staff below!

Support available from:

  • Katheryn Petersen, Operations Manager and Artist Support, New Works
  • Michelle Kneale, Development and Artist Support, New Works

Scroll down for their available time slots.


A member of the Fascinator team will be available for a free online 30-minute consultation help answer your questions. We’ll pair you with a member of our team who have experience in the following areas:

  • Touring in Canada or Internationally (Dance, Theatre, Interdisciplinary works)
  • Contracting
  • Arts Markets and Conferences
  • Tour Management
  • Opportunities for digital or hybrid work
  • Opportunities for site-responsive work
  • Writing pitches and talking about your work


11:00AM – 11:30AM

11:30AM – 12:00PM


9:00AM – 9:30AM

9:30AM – 10:00AM

Schedule time in March & April with Fascinator Management:

Schedule time with Katheryn:

Schedule time with Michelle:

Peer to Peer Dance Exchange – a monthly 1-hour online drop-in discussion via Zoom facilitated by a member of the New Works team to connect, discuss, and share with eachother. You can drop-in at any time and stay for as long as you’d like. If you have ideas for topics we should discuss in future, please email!

Peer to Peer Dance Exchanges are currently on hold until Fall 2021. Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on Instagram/Twitter @newworks_dance for future updates on Peer to Peer Dance Exchanges.

Past sessions

Wednesday, June 9th, 1-2pm PST

Balancing Art, Life and Surviving. Facilitated by Julie Mamias, Executive Director at New Works.

Wednesday, April 21, 1-2pm

Online Dance Teaching. Faciliated by Sindy Angel, our Share Dance Coordinator.

Wednesday, March 10, 1-2pm

One year of living through COVID-19! Facilitated by Julie Mamias.

Wednesday February 24 from 1-2pm

“Touring” during COVID-19, facilitated by Martin Alldred.

Wednesday February 10th from 1-2pm

BC Arts Council “Project Assistance: Pivot for Individuals” grant, facilitated by our Development and Artist Support Manager Katheryn Peterson