High School Musical                                                                                              

The Juvenis Festival is excited to announce that High School Musical will be the teen musical for the 2020 festival! 

Current Positions: 

-Cast Auditions: Click here to sign up

If you have any questions, please email 15smfh@queensu.ca.

Little Women                                                                                                           

Blue Canoe will be putting on Little Women for our summer production! We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to fill our current openings. If you have any questions about the positions, please contact gloria.digby@bluecanoetheatrical.ca.

Current Positions:


-Vocal Director

Applications are due February 5th at 5:00pm

The Last Five Years                                                                                                           

The Juvenis Festival is proud to announce that our Adult Show for 2020 will be THE LAST FIVE YEARS! Applications for production team are now OPEN! If you have any questions about the positions, please contact gloria.digby@bluecanoetheatrical.ca.

Current Positions:

-Stage Manager

-Assistant Stage Manager
-Technical Director
-Production Manager   -Choreographer -Lighting Operator

-Head of Carpentry
-Costume Designer
-Head of Props
-Head of Paint
-Front of House

If interested, please send a cover letter outlining your experience and interest and a theatre resume to gloria.digby@bluecanoetheatrical.ca Please include which position(s) you are interested in.

Applications are due February 5th at 5:00pm

Special Project                                                                                                           

The Juvenis Festival needs YOUR PLAYS! YES YOU!!
For the 2020 Play Series, we are seeking 3 original plays, approximately 20 minutes long, about something that's important to youths in this community. This community can be as small as a classroom to as big as the universe. If it's a tough topic, or an issue that you're passionate about- we want to read it! This play series is meant to be an opportunity for Kingston youth to explore the problems they care about through theatre and performance!

Current Opportunities:

-Play Submissions

Please submit your plays in pdf format to 15hisl@queensu.ca and cc courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca.

Submissions are due February 9th at 11:59pm

Young Storytellers                                                                                                           

Are you interested in applying for a position with Blue Canoe/The Juvenis Festival? We are looking to hire a Director and a Stage Manager for a new project! The project is called Young Storytellers and it involves providing an opportunity for the children of Kingston to audition, rehearse, and perform a play in the Juvenis Festival that will take place in May. The children will be 8 to 13 years of age. 

Current Opportunities:


-Stage Manager

Please contact our Education Director Alex at alex.boese@bluecanoetheatrical.ca if you are interested in this opportunity to work with Kingston's young actors.

Applications are due January 29th

Storefront Art Gallery                                                                                                         

Battle of the Bands                                                                                                           
Songs and Spirits                                                                                                          

A cabaret style concert featuring youth performers, Songs & Spirits is a great chance to get involved in Blue Canoe through a smaller commitment then a full musical production. Each performer sings songs of their choice that matches the theme "love stories".  The performance will take place February 13th from 7:00-9:00pm at RCHA (139 Ontario street). 

Current Opportunities:


Please click here if you are interested in applying. 

Submissions due February 5th at 5:00pm