Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity Announces Amiel Gladstone as Director of Theatre Arts
Amiel will oversee and guide the many theatre programs that support artists at every career level both on campus, and in their future careers.
How to Write a Good Pitch: Tips from the Editor of The Atlantic
For a writer or reporter, pitching an article is the first—and often most nerve-wracking—step in the process of getting published. Take some advice from editor of The Atlantic, Scott Stossel on what...
Marlene Yuen, Winner of the Post-Residency Award
Learn about the winner of the Fall 2017 Post-Residency Award!
Artist Lou Sheppard Finds Beauty in Between Spaces
Lou Sheppard is the second annual winner of the Emerging Atlantic Canada Artist award. We caught up with them during their eight-week fully funded residency at Banff Centre.
Banff Playwrights Lab: Why We're Changing Our Name
For 44 years, Banff’s playwriting residency program has been called The Colony, and it is now time—and long overdue—to retire the word.
Writing the Real Truth: Q+A with Author + Chef Gabrielle Hamilton
Gabrielle Hamilton, author of "Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef" joins us to talk about writing her memoir, and how fast-paced restaurant life...
Ocean Vuong on Why Reading Will Always Be a Political Act
Ocean Vuong is a poet and essayist whose first book of poetry, "Night Sky with Exit Wounds", is a multi-award-winning bestseller. We caught up with him when he was faculty for the Literary...
Indigenous Future Narratives: Q+A with Wanda Nanibush
Curator, writer, and educator Wanda Nanibush joins Banff Centre as faculty for the Literary Arts program Future Narratives. She spoke with us about Indigenou
Classical Music on the Rise
This centuries-old form is only getting better with age. Read an article from our Spring/Summer '17 issue of InStudio magazine.