Water For Life Benefit Concert
Presented in Partnership with Hart House Theatre, and the Hart House Farm and Social Justice Committees.
We are holding the WATER IS LIFE music benefit, with proceeds going to Grandmother Josephine's last Water Walk this spring and summer AND to the Onaman Collective's Culture Camp Forever, that will begin to be built in May.
«Special appearances» include the following acts:
Digging Roots, Tara Williamson, Marie Gaudet, Ansley Simpson, Jenny Blackbird, Marc Meriläinen, Arthur Renwick, Andy Mason, Isaac Murdoch, Christi Belcourt, Shane Belcourt, Gillian Austin, Marie Gaudet, Cliff Cardinal plus The Water Is Life house band.
There will be a silent art auction also....artists such as Christi Belcourt are generously donating work.
Ticket prices are $25 for non-students and $15 for seniors and students, available online and in person at Hart House Theatre Box Office....see tickets.harthouse.ca/online/article/waterislife.
NOTE: We have a cancellation....due to her commitment to Luminato, Cris Derkson is unable to perform. Still we have a very full night planned....actually QUITE FULL:
WATER IS LIFE – JUNE 1ST – HART HOUSE THEATRE DOORS OPEN 6:30 PM, CONCERT 7-10PM
7:00-7:10 PM Opening Banakonda Kennedy Kish Bell
Video Messages From Grandmother Josephine Mandamin and Isaac Murdoch
Opening Song Marie Gaudet
7:10-7:25 Ansley Simpson
7:25-7:45 Arthur Renwick/Gillian Austin
7:45-8:05 Isaac Murdoch/Christi Belcourt/Shane Belcourt
8:05-8:30 Digging Roots
8:40-8:55 Cliff Cardinal
8:55-9:10 Tara Williamson
9:10-9:25 Andy Mason
9:25-9:45 Marc Meriläinen Band
9:45-9:55 Water Is Life House Band/Finale (with as many performers on stage as are interested in joining in)
9:55-10:00 Closing Banakonda Kennedy Kish Bell
Check out these links for more info on these great causes:
For the Earth and Water Walk 2017 From West to East:
Website: waterwalkersunited.com/; motherearthwaterwalk.com/