PACE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Monday, October 23rd, 2017
5:30 – 7:30 PM
Workshop West Playwrights’ Theatre
11516 103 St NW, Edmonton
A MESSAGE FROM THE PACE BOARD CHAIR:
SHOULD THE PROFESSIONAL ARTS COALITION OF EDMONTON (PACE) CONTINUE?
That question will be put before those of you attending the PACE Annual General Meeting. PACE is at a crossroads and its continued existence is neither sustainable nor reasonable without significant engagement and a vote of confidence from the Edmonton Arts community.
The Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton and its predecessor, the Edmonton Professional Arts Coalition (EPAC), have fought for local working artists and their associations for 40 years. The organization was instrumental in the city forming the Edmonton Arts Council to distribute city dollars to the Arts and to pro-actively strengthen the presence of the Arts in our city.
Whether PACE will continue past this fall, however, is the main issue we must deal with at this year’s Annual General Meeting.