NUMUS Emerging Curator competition 2023


Have you ever wanted to be an Artistic Director?

Do you have great ideas for new music concert performances that you’d like to curate?

NUMUS is seeking submissions to its sixth annual Emerging Curator Competition, open to artists up to a maximum age of 29 or current undergraduate students of post-secondary institutions (any age) or individuals who completed undergraduate programs within the last 2 years (any age). The winner will curate a concert in NUMUS’ 2023-2024 concert season, to be presented on Sunday, March 24th at the KW Little Theatre in Waterloo. Winners will receive a curatorial fee of $1,000 and financial support from NUMUS in the amount of $2,500 to cover programming costs such as artist fees, tech fees, and equipment rentals if applicable. Winners will also receive advertising and marketing support from NUMUS and mentorship from NUMUS’ artistic director.

 Application deadline: December 8, 2023

Download the application package here!