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Recap: 2015 Mayor's Celebration of the Arts - MasterMaq.ca Blog
The 28th annual Mayor's Celebration of the Arts took place last night at the Winspear Centre. This was the second event under Mayor Don Iveson and he seemed to be having just as much fun this year as last! He got in on the break-dancing to start the evening and also joined The Wet Secrets on stage to close out the show. This was also a big year for the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton, which produces the show. PACE has both a new visual identity and for the first time, an Executive Director (Sheiny Satanove). Hey Ladies in front of the Production World screen featuring art by Jason Carter The evening was hosted by Leona Brausen, Cathleen Rootsaert, and Davina Stewart, the trio behind the comedy show Hey Ladies which "celebrates Edmonton artists, local businesses, and other home-grown phenomenon." They've called the Roxy Theatre on 124 Street home for the past eight years, so it was fitting to have them as emcees given that this year's event supported Theatre Network. You can