Information Session For Board Members Of Theatre Organizations


Information Session For Board Members Of Theatre Organizations


The information session for board members of theatre organizations in Saskatoon and environs is designed to explain what harassment is and what board responsibilities are with respect to harassment in our respective organizations. 

The information session will explore:

·         What harassment is and how it is defined, in the past and today (context/historical shift)

·         Legal responsibilities of boards and board members with respect to harassment

·         How boards can help ensure that theatre workplaces are safe for employees, actors and volunteers (e.g. necessary policies and procedures, conduct expectations, etc.)

·         The functional and directional responsibilities of boards with respect to harassment (e.g. what role do they have, how are they expected to conduct themselves, etc.)

Format: information presentation followed by a Q & A session

Date and Time: September 10, 2018, 7 – 9 p.m. Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.
Location: Persephone Steane Rehearsal Hall A
Presenter: Alma Wiebe, LLB Q.C. & Karen Prisciak, Q.C. at
Fee: $25 per person (Price includes service charges)
Registration Deadline: August 31, 2018

No tickets available at the door.

Please share this information with your board members, and register as soon as possible.  If you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact any of the committee members:

Angie Fergusson, Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan, Board Member
Colleen Ostoforoff, Saskatchewan Association of Theater Professionals, Executive Director
Julia Ewing, Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan, Board Member
Karen Hayward, Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan, Board Member
Sherry Peters, Persephone Theatre, Board Member

OR CALL 306-361-2312

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This is offered to all Professional Theatre Organization Board members only.