Volunteer for SummerWorks

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with SummerWorks this year. We are no longer accepting volunteers for the 2016 Festival. Please check back in the spring for SummerWorks 2017 opportunities! If you are a current volunteer please use this Volunteer Portal to sign up for your volunteer shifts! If you have any questions please contact rachel@summerworks.ca. Volunteer Appreciation Shows are free for all our volunteers.

SummerWorks Welcomes Laura Nanni as New Artistic and Managing Director

We are thrilled to announce that Laura Nanni has been appointed the new Artistic & Managing Director of the Festival. No stranger to SummerWorks, Nanni brings over 10 years’ experience in curation, production and event management for the performing arts, visual arts and film communities across Canada, including being on faculty for The Banff Centre’s Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute, four seasons as Festival Director of Rhubarb at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre and two seasons as Curator of Harbourfront Centre’s HATCH mentorship and residency program. She has also held roles within... Read more

Michael Rubenfeld Moving on from Role as Artistic Producer of SummerWorks

SummerWorks Performance Festival General Manager Nick Hutcheson and the Board of Directors announce today that Michael Rubenfeld is moving on from his role as Artistic Producer of SummerWorks after eight successful years. Mr. Rubenfeld will continue his role as a SummerWorks curator at the 2016 Festival and will remain at the festival until his successor is found. “Michael leaves SummerWorks after making profound and lasting contributions artistically and as an organizational team member. He has helped establish the Festival as one of the most important spaces for presenting new work in the... Read more