The Live Performance stream provides an investment for domestic and international performances including showcases, tours and community presentations.
There are three (3) components to this investment stream:
Who is Eligible?
To qualify for this component, you must either have a current release (released no longer than 24 months prior to the component submission date) or an upcoming release (due to be released within six months of the latest scheduled tour or showcase date).
Export-Ready Artists and Developing Artists
To qualify for this component a Presenter must be a non-profit organization or society committed to providing musical experiences for their communities.
Deadline(s) for Components A & B
Rolling Deadlines for Component C
Level of Investment
Component A - $10,000.00 maximum
Component B - $5,000.00 maximum
Component C - $1,000.00 maximum, $3,000.00 annual cap
Percentage of Investment
Component A – 50%
Component B – 75%
Component C – 25% of Nova Scotian artist fees only