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Where can I buy tickets to Yukon Arts Centre shows?

Book by visiting the event page, and clicking on the buy tickets link. You can also buy tickets at yukontickets.com. Because of COVID-19, we no longer have set hours for the box office. We encourage you to purchase tickets online. If you have any questions please email boxoffice@yac.ca.

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Who decides what events and shows are put on?

YAC has a mandate as the Yukon’s premier performing and visual arts presenter to be a social, cultural, and economic development force. We intend to be a model for the development of the arts in the North and a stimulus for a vibrant and creative territory. Selections for performing arts are made by the Director of Programming, michele.emslie@yac.ca while visual arts selections are made by our Director of Visual Arts, mary.bradshaw@yac.ca.

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What spaces are available for rent?

YAC has three spaces available to rent, including the main stage, studio theatre at 300 University Drive, and the Old Fire Hall located at 1105 Front Street in downtown Whitehorse. We also offer our main stage for virtual or social distancing meetings that can be broadcast via Zoom or Vimeo. To find out more about renting these spaces, Click Here.

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How does the Yukon Arts Centre support artists?

The Yukon Arts Centre supports artists in a number of ways. Between being a frequent presenter of performing and visual Yukon artists, we also offer multiple residencies, gallery space, and rental spaces for rehearsals and performances. For information on our what we offer visual and performing artists hover your mouse over Artist Opportunities at the top of the page.

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How can I help support the Yukon Arts Centre?

There are many ways to support the Yukon Arts Centre and the work we do! Learn more about our volunteer program here. If you wish to donate money to the Yukon Arts Centre click here.

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Who funds the Yukon Arts Centre?

The Yukon Arts Centre is funded through the dedicated public support by Yukon Government, Government of Canada: Department of Heritage, Canada Council for the Arts, and the City of Whitehorse. We have a proud private community sponsor team including Northwestel, Yukon Brewing, and Northern Vision Development, and a dedicated local donor community of passionate arts supporters like you. We could not do the work we do without this dedicated support of our country and community.

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What are your COVID protocols?

The Yukon Arts Centre takes your safety very seriously and has implemented strict COVID protocols to ensure safe social distancing. Please click here for detailed information.