We believe art can improve the health of all seniors.


September 24, 2019

Watch the Strathcona Puppeteers!

This spring, artist Catrina Longmuir led the Strathcona Puppeteers in a digital storytelling project celebrating their 13 years of puppet theatre.  It was featured at our 2019 Showcase- watch it here!

April 23, 2019

Save the Date! Exhibition & Showcase May 27-June 1, 2019

The 13th annual Arts & Health Exhibition and Gala Showcase is coming up at the Roundhouse Community Centre. Seniors’ and Elders’ groups from around the city come together to share what they’ve been working on- join us!

May 27 – June 1, 2019
Exhibition Hall, Roundhouse Community Centre

Gala Showcase & Lunch:
Sat Jun 1, 10am-2pm, Lunch 11:30-1pm
The Showcase is free- if you are not a participant, please buy a $12 ticket for lunch by calling the Roundhouse at 604.713.1800

…and new this year:

Cedar Bracelet Workshop with Todd Devries
Monday, May 27, 1:30-3:00- Exhibition Hall
Registration required- please call the Roundhouse

Open Rehearsal with Mark Beaty and Roundhouse’s Sound and Song
Tuesday, May 28, 1:30-3:30- Exhibition Hall

Visit the Roundhouse Events Calendar for more information.

March 9, 2019

Meet our new Lead Artists

We would like to introduce our new Artists at Carnegie Centre, Strathcona Community Centre, and the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre!

Please join us in wishing a warm welcome to Amy Shostak, Jeff Gladstone, Veronica Berezowsky, and Mark Beaty. Amy & Jeff, who specialize in improvisation, are collaborating at Carnegie to create Improv Theatre for Older Adults. Veronica is a contemporary dance Artist with a community engaged arts practice and she’s been working with the group at Strathcona to create Moving Stories: Dance for Older Adults. Mark Beaty continues the work Leah Abramson began with the group at Roundhouse for the Sound & Song project. Catrina Longmuir  is using digital storytelling to help the Strathcona Puppeteers celebrate 13 years of shared art practice.

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