Associated Designers of Canada (ADC) is a national, professional non-profit arts service organization dedicated to promoting, pursuing and protecting the interests of set, costume, lighting, projection and sound designers working within the performing arts in Canada.

ADC’s objectives are:

  • To protect the professional interests of theatrical designers working within Canada.
  • To provide professional assistance to Canadian independent design artists.
  • To promote theatrical design as an art form and an artistic profession in Canada.
  • To raise professional and public awareness of theatrical design and its role within Canadian theatre.
  • To significantly contribute to the vitality of the creation, production and presentation of theatre arts in Canada.