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Livestream: 2017 GGPAA Recipient Announcement

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Watch live online as the 2017 recipients are announced from the Canada Council for the Arts in Ottawa. Be the first to know which performing artists Canada will be celebrating on June 29th at the GGPAA Gala at the National Arts Centre.

The Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards (GGPAA) are Canada’s foremost distinction for excellence in the performing arts. The awards recognize a stellar array of artists and arts volunteers for their outstanding contribution to culture in Canada and abroad.


Performance is approximately 1 hour with no intermission.

video: 2017 GGPAA Recipient Announcement
2017 GGPAA Recipient Announcement
2016 Recipients: Robert Lantos, Marie Chouinard, John D. McKellar