Programs / Developing Artist Grants

2016 Adjudicators

The Hnatyshyn Foundation gratefully acknowledges the contribution of the seven expert juries who selected the 2016 recipients of the Developing Artist Grants.

Classical Vocal Performance

Amanda Brunk (Amanda Brunk, Producer/Resident Music Director, The Singer’s Theatre)

Micael Meraw

James Wright (Supervisor of Performance Studies School for Studies in Art & Culture: Music Carleton University)

Classical Music – Piano

Richard Boulanger (Professeur, Département de musique, Université de Moncton)

Cécile Desrosiers (pianiste et claveciniste, professeur associé (piano) à l’université Carleton pianist and harpsichordist, associate performance teacher (piano) at Carleton university)

Roland Graham (Music Director, Southminster United Church, Ottawa)

Classical Music – Orchestral Instrument

Elaine Keillor

Joan Harrison (Musician, educator, Artistic Director, Capital Strings Collective (CSC) Community Orchestra)

Christina Petrowska Quilico (Pianist, Professor, Piano Performance and Musicology , York University)

Jazz Performance – Instrumental or Vocal

Patrick Feely (Guitarist, chamber musician, Artistic Director, The Guitar Society of Brantford)

Mike Rud (Guitarist and songwriter)

Petr Cancura

Contemporary Dance

Peggy Baker (Choreographer, Peggy Baker Dance, Toronto)

Karen Jamieson (Karen Jamieson Dance)

Parise Mongrain

Acting (English Theatre)

Nicola Cavendish

Kim Selody (Artistic Director, Presentation House Theatre, North Vancouver)

Bob White (Director of New Plays, Stratford Festival, Member of the Order of Canada)

The grant in Acting - English Theatre was not awarded this year.

Acting (French Theatre)

Guy Mignault (Directeur artistique du Théâtre français de Toronto)

Lesley Leichtweis Bernardi

Philippe Soldevila (Directeur artistique, Théâtre sortie de secours)