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National Arts Centre
Canada's national showcase for English and French arts, dance, theatre and the home of the National Arts Centre Orchestra.

Professional Summer Theatre in Ontario
Provides links to all of the professional Ontario theatres including Blyth, Huron County, Port Stanley, and the Shaw and Stratford Festivals.

Theatre Ontario
Theatre Ontario provides theatre practitioners throughout Ontario with training and information to enhance and support their art form. 

Playwrights Guild of Canada 
The Playwrights Guild of Canada, formerly the Playwrights Union of Canada, is a national non-profit association of professional and emerging English-language playwrights. The site includes a chronology of Canadian theatre, biographical information on member playwrights, play catalogues and performance right information.

National Theatre School of Canada / École nationale de théâtre du Canada
Programs in acting, playwriting, scenography, technical production. Information on admission, fees and financial aid, facilities, and performances. Current issue of NTS Journal in full text.

Festivals and Events in Ontario
Use this guide to Ontario's festival programs for arts, sports and history.

Guide to  Internet Resources in Theatre and Performing Arts Studies
Provides comprehensive coverage of all the performing arts with many useful links.

Dramatists Plays Service, Inc, New York  
Online play catalogue. Browsable and searchable by cast size, title, author, keyword and ISBN. Separate sections for new plays and information about performance rights.

Samuel French, Inc.
Online play catalogue arranged by title and author. Separate sections for technical books, musicals, and cast recordings.


In My Community

Grand Theatre
Site for London's oldest professional theatre company. 

London Community Players
London Community Players is a volunteer, not-for-profit community theatre group founded in 1974.

London Tourism Entertainment
A great site for London's theatre, music, arts and entertainment activities and events.