Upcoming Events for Youth

September 13th - October 19th, 2018
Call for Artists - Arts on Main: Youth & New Generation Artists

Call for Artists - Arts on Main: Youth & New Generation Artists

Arts on Main: Youth and New Generation Artists is the division for younger artists (up to 30 years of age). This year's theme is "A Legacy of Art."

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November 3rd - 4th, 201810am - 5pm

Innisfil Studio Tour

Enjoy touring local studios that include works from our SSAC members Pamela Teacher & Dorothy Shelton

This artist-run event is enjoying its 26th year. We are proud to showcase the vibrant and creative artists of Innisfil, and encourage our young fledgling artists as they explore their craft.

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Past Events for Youth

June 23rd, 20181pm - 4:30pm
Spotlight on the Arts: Music Festival Awards Ceremony & Gala

Spotlight on the Arts: Music Festival Awards Ceremony & Gala

Please join us in celebrating the wealth of talent that came out to participate in the 2018 Music Festival as well as the awards for youth in our Creative Works Writing Contest. This event will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Alliston.

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June 16th, 201812pm - 4pm
Open House & Directing Showcase

Open House & Directing Showcase

Come on out to Crazy Pants Theatre Company's Open House & Directing Showcase during the Food Truck Rally on June 16. Victoria Street will be closed from Church to Paris for this great event that will run from 12pm to 4pm.

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May 4th - 6th, 2018
The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

A truly magical theatrical creation of C.S. Lewis' classic, will bring you and your family to the land of Narnia. It faithfully recreates the magic of the original book while following the adventures of four children who inadvertently wander from an old wardrobe into the exciting realm of Narnia.

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April 10th - May 13th, 2017
YOUTH & EMERGING ART SHOW

YOUTH & EMERGING ART SHOW

The South Simcoe Arts Council YOUTH & EMERGING ARTS SHOW is on now!

Prizes have been awarded as follows: ...

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April 8th - 20th, 2017
2017 MUSIC FESTIVAL STARTS SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017

2017 MUSIC FESTIVAL STARTS SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017

The SSAC Music Festival exciting opportunity for students to perform for, and receive positive feedback from, professional adjudicators. As a member-festival of OMFA, we are able to recommend our top performing students to Provincials where they have an opportunity to compete with students across Ontario! ...

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November 25th - 27th, 2016
The Emperor

The Emperor's New Clothes

The emperor has the whole town working their fingers to the bone coming up with new clothes for him every day and they have just about had it. What is a poor weaver to do? In walks two newcomers with a plan to pull the wool over the emperor's eyes. Will the emperor find out he is being duped? You will just have to come and find out.

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June 20th, 20166pm to 8pm
Stage Combat Mini Workshop

Stage Combat Mini Workshop

Have you ever wondered how actors make fight scenes look so real?

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May 27th, 20167pm - 9pm
Improv Cafe Night - Dress Like a Bee...Get in FREE!

Improv Cafe Night - Dress Like a Bee...Get in FREE!

Dress Like a Bee...Get in FREE!
Join us for our last Cafe Night of the season.

Improv Cafe is New Tec's comedy club for teens. Whether you want to try your hand on stage or sit back and laugh at the fantastic comedy created by improv. This awesome event takes place one Friday a month

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April 29th - May 1st, 2016
Knight School: The Adventures of Sir Art & the Good Knight Irene

Knight School: The Adventures of Sir Art & the Good Knight Irene

The swordplay, the jousting, the outfits…what kid doesn’t want to become a knight? Arthur has always dreamt of being a great knight and desperately wants to leave his life on the farm to attend knight school.

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April 22nd, 20167pm to 9pm
Improv Cafe Night

Improv Cafe Night

Laughter really is the best medicine!
Who needs an Apple a Day? Did you know laughter can keep you healthy? And with the wild blast of winter and crazy cold season we have been getting, Improv Cafe is just what our teens need! So come out, laugh, have some fun and let's welcome in Spring with some awesome improv performances. See you there!

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April 14th - 21st, 2016

2016 Music Festival

South Simcoe Arts Council Music Festival 2016 is accepting entry applications for piano, voice, strings, guitar, choral and dramatic and speech arts! Entry deadline is February 15th.

This year, we are using a different entry form for ensembles. Please use the solo entry form for solo classes and the ensemble entry form for any entry with multiple performers (i.e. duets, trios, small and large ensembles). If you are uncertain which form to use, please contact the SSAC at 705-435-2378.

Pianist, don't forget to enter a duet class! We have an opportunity to win the title "Piano Duet Capital of Canada 2016!"

Suu Taylor is chairing the Music Festival Committee for 2016 and and is ready for a very successful season! Should you also wish to volunteer to this event we invite you to contact us with your availability.

Piano dates: April 18th from 9:00am-6:00pm, the 19th from 9:00am- 5:45pm, and the 20th from 9:00am-12:50pm at the Knox Presbyterian Church; Voice dates: April 20th from 1:00pm-6:00pm and the 21st from 9:00am-6:30pm at St. John's Presbyterian Church; Drama dates: April 14th from 9:30-12:00pm at the Circle Theatre; Choral Dates: April 20th from 9:00-11:20am at the Alliston Union Public School.

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January 23rd - February 27th, 2016
Banting High School Exhibit

Banting High School Exhibit

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September 26th - November 14th, 2015
Youth Arts 2015

Youth Arts 2015

YOUTH ARTS Workshops - September to November, 2015

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July 29th - September 12th, 2015
September 12, 2015,  Our Legacy of Agriculture Mural Art Project

September 12, 2015, Our Legacy of Agriculture Mural Art Project

SAVE Saturday September 12, 8:00 am - 3:00pm
Our Legacy of Agriculture Mural Art Project will be unveiled
at the 20th Anniversary Celebration Alliston Feed Service
180 Albert Street West Alliston ON

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June 22nd, 20157-9pm
Spotlight on the Arts Concert and Awards

Spotlight on the Arts Concert and Awards


Tuesday, June 23rd 7-9pm Gibson Centre 63 Tupper St. W., Alliston

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April 21st - 29th, 2015
2015 MUSIC FESTIVAL

2015 MUSIC FESTIVAL

The South Simcoe Arts Council invites the public to participate and take in the 2015 Music Festival - enjoy a morning or afternoon listening to incredible talent from within our very own communities!

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