A. Yes, this was new to our Festival in 2023. We require each performer to purchase a CPAF 2024 Society Membership (a cost of $10) to be paid before you register to participate in the Festival. If you need help with the new process, please click here for a PDF
A. No changes to your schedule may be made after registration is complete. A $25 administration fee will be applied to all cancellations. Please check your schedule carefully before you enter the Calgary Performing Arts Festival.
A. YES! Friends and family are welcome to watch, cheer you on and maybe sing along… We want participants to gain as much experience and insight as possible from each performance. You are encouraged to stay for the public group adjudication feedback sessions (tentatively scheduled for every 45 minutes).
A. You can’t edit your registration once the registration period (Nov. 1, 2023 – Jan. 26, 2024) closes. However, if you spot an error or need to make a change prior to Feb 1, 2024, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
A. Your membership serves you for various reasons, from offsetting the cost of performance venues to strengthening our position with stakeholders and required governance. This allows us to access sponsorships and funding that supports CPAF.
A. When you register to participate in the CPAF 2024, you agree to the set fee schedule outlined in CPAF 2024 Fee Schedule. Fees are determined by age, the projected length of performance, and the quantity of performers on stage. Fees paid offset the associated costs of Adjudicators and Facilities. At no point do your fees cover administration and general organizational expenses.