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A future built for community

Welcome to Stratford's hub for creative expression

Join us in transforming the historic Knox Presbyterian Church into a thriving community centre for the arts.

About the Venue

A future built for community

Copperlight is the result of a collective dream for a community-focused space—a new home for local arts-based programming, exclusive events, as well as continued use by the church.

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Paul Veldman and Leonard Stannard standing in front of the stained-glass window at Copperlight

Featured news

Restoration of stained-glass window at former Knox Church begins this week

Work has begun this week at the former Knox Presbyterian Church in downtown Stratford -- now Copperlight -- to restore the church's main, Ontario...
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BMI Group managing director Paul Veldman, Stratford Arts and Culture Collective co-chairs Chris Leberg and Ron Dodson, and members of Knox Church's redevelopment task force, Shirley Weitzel and Allan Rothwell standing inside Copperlight

Featured news

New Knox Church owner and partners unveil new name and plans for revitalized community, arts and worship space

Representatives from BMI Group, the new owner of Stratford's Knox Presbyterian Church, joined members of the Stratford Arts and Culture Collective...
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We can help bring your dream to life. With a variety of versatile spaces, Copperlight is poised to host a wide range of performances, programs, events, weddings, and community gatherings.

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