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Claude Goyette

Claude Goyette has created over a 150 sets for stage, theatre, opera, dance and television. He has designed exhibits for museums and infrastructures for the Cirque du Soleil. He was awarded bursaries from the Conseil des arts du Canada and the Ministère des affaires culturelles du Québec. He has garnered several stage design prizes and has also received the support of the Fonds canadien d’accès à la recherche (FCAR) to complete a master’s degree in theatre. In 2011, he received the Conseil des arts et des letters du Quebec (CALQ) prestigious career award recognizing his outstanding contribution to the development of Quebec culture. Over and above his artistic realizations, he taught set design at l’École supérieure de théâtre de l’Université du Québec à Montréal, at the Collège Lionel Groulx (option théâtre) and for other prestigious theatre schools. He is the founder, and has presided over l’Association des professionnels des arts de la scène du Québec (APASQ). He has served on several administration committees and on the Conseil québécois du théâtre (CQT).

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