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Volume 22 Issue 6 - March 2017

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On our cover: Owen Pallett's musical palette on display at New Creations. Spring brings thoughts of summer music education! (It's never too late.). For Marc-Andre Hamelin the score is king. Ella at 100 has the tributes happening. All; this and more.


HUMAN RIGHTS ARTS FESTIVAL UNITED NATIONS: UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS: ARTICLE 3. EVERYONE HAS THE RIGHT TO LIFE, LIBERTY AND SECURITY OF PERSON. Jeremy Dutcher Measha Brueggergosman RAOUL WALLENBERG: THE ANGEL OF BUDAPEST Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 7:30 PM A film screening and discussion panel with renowned Human Rights lawyer David Matas and Michael Mostyn, CEO, B’nai Brith Canada. SONGS OF SOVEREIGNTY Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM Concert features Marion Newman, Jeremy Dutcher and Cheryl L’Hirondelle, and is hosted by Dylan Robinson. Indigenous artists reclaim their musical heritage and showcase the vibrancy of Indigenous music today. Canada’s superstar soprano MEASHA BRUEGGERGOSMAN IN SONGS OF FREEDOM Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:30 PM Juno Award-winning singer Measha Brueggergosman reconnects with her African heritage in her moving concert of African-American spirituals. RECORDED BY CBC RADIO 2 FOR FUTURE BROADCAST. HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH FILM FESTIVAL — TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Three international human rights films from this renowned festival. A SYRIAN LOVE STORY Directed by Sean McAllister Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:30 PM A love story between a Palestinian freedom fighter and a Syrian revolutionary who met as political prisoners. Countries: UK, France, Lebanon, and Syria. Topics: refugee experience, activism, and family. TICKLING GIANTS Directed by Sara Tacksler Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 7:30 PM Baseem Youssef, the “Egyptian Jon Stewart”, fights for free speech with wit and insight, but it’s no laughing matter. Country: Egypt. Topics: freedom of speech. NO DRESS CODE REQUIRED Directed by Cristina Herrera Borquez Friday, April 7, 2017 at 7:30 PM Victor and Fernando are stylists in Mexicali, Mexico who are the go-to professionals for the city’s socialites. To their customers, they were a lovely couple – until they decided to legally marry. Losing the support of customers and friends and confronting a backlash of criticism, through their fight they woke up members of Mexicali’s society to fight homophobia and inequality. Country: Mexico Topics: LGBT Marriage Equality ACCESS ART QUEEN’S Art & Media Lab exhibit at the Isabel April 5 – 13, 2017 Disability as social identity. In collaboration with the Queen’s University Equity Office. CHARLOTTE: A TRI-COLOURED PLAY WITH MUSIC Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:30 PM World premiere of concert version by Alon Nashman and Aleš Březina featuring the art and words of artist Charlotte Salomon whose life was cut short in Auschwitz. Tickets: | 613.533.2424 Mon-Fri, 12:30-4:30 PM KINGSTON, ONTARIO

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