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British Columbia Living Arts (branded as Sound the Alarm:  Music/Theatre) engages communities through exceptional artistic performances that are collaborative, innovative and approached through various genres of music and other performing arts.

STA is a performance division within BC Living Arts (founded in 2007), a registered Canadian/BC charity.

Programming Timeline

Alan Corbishley

Artistic Director

Having started this organization in 2007, Sound the Alarm:  Music/Theatre grew out of a long history with Kamloops and the desire to bridge gaps between everyday living and artistic process - therefore BC Living Arts was born.  Alan Corbishley has had a diverse career as a performer throughout North America and Europe, as a Creator, as a Producer, as an Administrator, and Educator.    For a full look at his career, do visit his website at 

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Our Current Board of Directors ​​​​​​​

As of December, 2019
President:   Frederik Robert
Vice-President:   Amy Baskin
Secretary:   Tamara Hummel
Director:   Jayda Novak
Director:  Thomas Des Jardins
Director:  Mark Wolff
Director:  Lucy Geary

Donations are always appreciated.

Please consider contributing to BC Living Arts.

To donate, please follow the link to the right which will result in a taxable, charity receipt.  Thank you for your support.