MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mic

MAC’s Online Open Mic streams live on Facebook and YouTube. Join us for an evening of music, spoken word performances, comedy and more!

Reaching over 23,900 people with over 7,200 views across Facebook & YouTube, our MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mic’s, hosted by award-winning singer/songwriter, Heather Christine have been very successful. Since July 2020, our monthly MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mics, have been a great opportunity for performers to showcase their talents during the COVID-19 pandemic. MAC Arts Cafe features emerging and established Mississauga talents including singers, musicians, spoken word artists, poets, and more.

MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mic returns on Thursday, September 23, 7:00 PM on MAC’s Facebook and YouTube.

Want to catch up on past MAC Arts Cafe performances?
Click here to view the playlist!

Want to perform at our MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mic?

Each performer gets a 7-minute timeslot or the equivalent of two songs.

Submit an online audition including:

  • your contact information
  • a short bio about you (max. 200 words)
  • a video or audio recording of you performing (submit as a link)
  • a headshot (for promotional purposes)

You will be contacted by the Mississauga Arts Council with:

  • confirmation if you’ve been selected as a performer
  • details on how to join the online broadcast studio, your time slot, and what you need in order to perform from home

Meet the Host!

Heather Christine

Heather Christine is an award-winning singer/songwriter that has sung for audiences of over 25,000. She connects with audiences with her vivacious stage presence, expressive voice and engaging personality. Heather was nominated for a 2020 MARTY Award in the Music – Solo Vocalist category and recently won a MAC Matchmaker MicroGrant.

Become a MAC Arts Cafe Sponsor!

Reaching over 23,900 people with over 7,200 views across Facebook & YouTube, our MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mic, hosted by award-winning singer/songwriter, Heather Christine have been very successful.

Since July 2020, our monthly MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mics, have been a great opportunity for performers to showcase their talents during the COVID-19 pandemic. MAC Arts Cafe features emerging and established Mississauga talents including singers, musicians, spoken word artists, poets, and more.

Get Noticed!

Our MAC Arts Cafe – Online Open Mics provide sponsors with:

  • A 2-minute feature video segment; pre-recorded to intro MAC Arts Cafe & promote their company/services, with logo and company info displayed.
  • Promotion/mentions during MAC Arts Cafe
    by our skillful host.
  • Logo added to poster design.
  • Mentions in social media posts.16,700
  • Mentions in email marketing. 4,500+

September 2021’s Arts Cafe Sponsor is:

Thank you to our 2020/2021 MAC Arts Cafe Sponsors!