Arts Mentorship Program

The Arts Mentorship Program (AMP) is about training and mentorship. AMP provides new generation artists in Niagara opportunities to build personal and professional relationships, and strengthen discipline-based artistic practices.

After receiving generous support from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, AMP was redesigned to undertake the following: 

The Nest Residency, which offers emerging artists in the Niagara Region opportunities to develop their artistic craft and process

o technical theatre internships and workshops and in-depth volunteer opportunities;

o provide access to SIP’s studio, audio, lighting and video equipment;

o mentorship in theatre, music and festival technical and producing skills;

o mentorship in producing and programming; 

o a youth-led committee to develop and carry out for-and-by youth initiatives at In the Soil Arts Festival.