2018 TD Airdrie Mayor’s Night of the Arts Finalists Announced
On Jan. 27, 2018, Airdrie celebrates the arts and culture community with a gala bash at the Bert Church Theatre honouring 21 finalists and presenting awards for Patron and Champion of the Arts, Youth, Emerging and Professional Artist and Arts Educator.
The finalists represent a variety of disciplines from dance, theatre, film and music to visual arts.
The program features live performances with special guests from the region between award presentations preceded by a party in the lobby with appetizers, bubbly and even a dessert bar afterward. Tickets for the popular event are on sale through the Bert Church Theatre ticketpro site.
The finalists are:
Davis Chevrolet Patron of the Arts: Airdrie Victory Church, Derrick and Ayesha Cresswell-Clough and Woodside Golf Course
Vitreous Glass Champion of the Arts: Kim Cheel, Steve Jevne and Jay Stoudt
McKee Homes Professional Artist Award: Lia Golemba, Anne Mulders and Cheslea Restall
ACAD Emerging Artists: Valerie Holmes, Paul Hurst and Chris Reid
Qualico Youth Artist Award: Jillian Frederick, Rex Mulder and Bethany Taylor
JoRo Manufacturing Arts Educator Award: Anthony Burbidge, Vern Gray and Jordan Harris.