The Juvenis Festival - This event has already occurred
The Juvenis Festival is a project of Blue Canoe Theatrical that began in 2016. Juvenis is Kingston's Youth Arts Festival, one of only two youth arts festivals in all of Canada! Juvenis showcases the talented KFL&A youth ages 30 and under.
This 11 day-long festival will be from April 28th-May 8th 2021. gives young people an opportunity to act, sing, dance, perform, and showcase their artistic talents, as well as take free workshops and masterclasses to build on their interests and skills in the arts. Everyone involved in this festival is under the age of 30, including all paid staff positions and participants. While our workshops are only open to youth, we invite audience members of all ages to take in Juvenis productions and events!
As a result of the ongoing covid-19 pandemic, this year's festival will be completely virtual.
The Skill Builder Series is a collection of workshops that will take place during the festival. The workshops cover a variety of arts disciplines including creative writing, embroidery, clowning, healthy singing, cookie decorating, personal branding, and more. Workshops are open to youth ages 30 and under and are completely free! Visit our website to learn more or to sign up!
Curious about a career in the arts? Then this is the opportunity for you! This event provides tons of opportunities to get answers to your questions, learn about where to get started and connect with others who can help guide you on your career path. During the virtual expo, you will have the chance to network with arts professionals, ask questions to our panel of artists, learn about post-secondary program options, and more! This event is open to youth ages 30 and under and is completely free! Visit our website to learn more or to sign up!
Since the fall, we have several youth project leaders who have been working hard at creating performances and events. Each project is 100% produced by Kingston youth under 30. Our projects include a dance show, radio drama, art gallery, virtual cabaret, and a short story anthology. All ages are welcome to watch! Visit our website to learn more!
Festival schedule: http://www.juvenisfestival.ca/festival-schedule.php