Live Performance Stream - Showcase Component

The Live Performance stream provides an investment for domestic and international showcase performances.

With your application, you must submit:

  • A detailed Showcase Plan  - Applicants must provide specific details as to the strategic merits of the Showcase in the Showcase Plan. You must provide a list of industry personnel whom you have invited to the Showcase, including their name, title and company. Also, please provide specific details on how you will be marketing your Showcase to industry personnel attending the event.

Showcase Component Guidelines
Showcase Component Online Application

Showcase Component Completion Report (New Form Coming Soon)
Showcase Component Cost Report (required for Completion Report)
Deal Memo for Hired Musicians and Eligible Crew
Vehicle Log

Investment Program Declaration Template

Music Nova Scotia Eligible Showcase List

Music Nova Scotia Investment Program Business Policies
Program Definitions of Eligible Applicants

Music Nova Scotia Logos and Acknowledgment Guide


  • March 15

  • June 15 

  • September 15

  • December 15

Who is Eligible?

  • Export Ready Artists, Developing Artist Level I & II 

Level of Investment - $5,000.00 maximum per Applicant per Deadline

Percentage of Investment – 75%