Programs / Developing Artist Grants

2018 Adjudicators

The Hnatyshyn Foundation gratefully acknowledges the contribution of the seven expert juries who selected the 2018 recipients of the Developing Artist Grants.

Classical Vocal Performance

Alan Corbishley
Baritone, voice teacher, Executive and Artistic Director, BC Living Arts, Kamloops, BC

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

Deantha Edmunds-Ramsay
Classical singer and composer, recipient of The Hnatyshyn Foundation Indigenous Art Award

Classical Music – Piano

Ireneus Zuk
Pianist, Associate Director, Dan School of Drama and Music, Queen's University

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

Kathleen Solose
Professor of Piano, University of Saskatchewan

Classical Music – Orchestral Instrument

Julian Armour
Cellist, Artistic and Executive Director of Music and Beyond, Ottawa

Jessica Linnebach
Violinist, Associate Concertmaster, National Art Centre, Ottawa

Dr. Oleg Pokhanovski
Violinist, Associate Professor, University of Manitoba

Oscar Peterson Grant for Jazz Performance – Instrumental or Vocal

Joshua Rager
Pianist, arranger, composer and teacher based in Montreal

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

Peter Cancura
Saxophonist and Programming Director of the Ottawa International Jazz Festival

Contemporary Dance

Parise Mongrain
Director of Quebec Office, Dancer Transition Resource Centre / Centre de ressources et transition pour danseurs

Peggy Baker
Choreographer, Peggy Baker Dance, Toronto

Brenda Gorlick
Choreographer, performer, instructor, Associate Artistic Director of Winnipeg Studio Theatre

Acting (English Theatre)

Sarah Garton Stanley
Associate Artistic Director of English Theatre, National Arts Centre

Kevin Orr
Associate Professor, Department of Theatre, University of Ottawa

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

Acting (French Theatre)

Anne-Marie Olivier
Author, storyteller and actor, Artistic Director and Co-Execuive Director, Le Théâtre du Trident

Marilyn Castonguay
Actor, entertainer

Danielle le Saux-Farmer
Actor, director, Artistic Director of Théâtre la Catapulte, Ottawa