Save the date! The 2018 GGPAA laureates will be announced on March 8.

Nominations for the 2019 Awards are now closed. We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 Awards.

You can still watch the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Special Presentation from CBC-TV here. The full live stream is hosted by ICI-Radio-Canada here.

Tweet with us @GovGPAA #ggawards.

The Governor General's Performing Arts Awards are pleased to welcome Birks as presenting sponsor for the GGPAA Gala.

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Congratulations to our laureates who were appointed to the Order of Canada, Jean Pierre Desrosiers, Brigitte Haentjens, William Shatner, Denis Villeneuve and GGPAA co-founder Brian Robertson.

Congratulations to our Golden Globe-nominated laureates, Christopher Plummer and Jean-Marc Vallée!

Congratulations to our GRAMMY nominated laureates, Michael Bublé, the late Leonard Cohen and Sarah McLachlan!


Find laureate news, announcement videos and more on our blog.

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