Create/Collaborate! Virtual Coffeehouse
Friday, September 24, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Zoom Webinar

Alumni-VirtualCoffeehouse-2021-1175x375Grab your favourite beverage, sit back and enjoy Create/Collaborate! Virtual Coffeehouse on Zoom as we feature a variety of musical, spoken and creative acts.
Part of Canada’s Best Homecoming, the 2nd annual virtual coffeehouse is your chance to celebrate Homecoming 2021 with the Faculty of Arts & Humanities, the Don Wright Faculty of Music and the Faculty of Information & Media Studies. The virtual coffeehouse features collaborative performances from alumni, students, and faculty.
A live talkback with Lisa Henderson, Dean, Faculty of Information & Media Studies, Michael Kim, Dean, Don Wright Faculty of Music and Michael Milde, Dean, Arts & Humanities will follow the performances. Our emcee will be Andrea Benoit, PhD’14 (Media Studies).
Collaborators include:
  • Ivan Coyote, Author, Alice Munro Chair in Creativity   
  • Ensemble Made In Canada (Sharon Wei, BMus’00 (Performance) Associate Professor, Viola and Angela Park, Assistant Professor, Piano and Collaborative Piano) 
  • Genevieve Fisher, BA’14 (Popular Music & First Nations Studies) 
  • Mina Gerges, BA'16 (FIMS - Media & the Public Interest) - Model, Actor, & Influencer
  • Ashley Li, BSc’22, Student-Writer-In-Residence  
  • Tiffany Samuels, BMus’19 (Voice) (performance name Sam Dominique)  
  • Jessica Sherman, BMus’02 (Voice) with arrangement and piano accompaniment from Peter Cavell, BMus’04 (Piano)   
  • Paul Vermeersch, BA’96  
  • Voices of Broadway  (Julie Pietrangelo BMus’75, BEd’76, and Steve Morley, BMusA ’01, Jim Smythe, BMus’75, BEd’76 & Greg Mainprize, BMus’88, BEd’89
More collaborators will be announced soon!

Please register to receive the Zoom login details.

The coffeehouse begins at 7:00 p.m ET on Friday, September 24. (Find your local time here.)
For a For a full list of virtual Homecoming 2021 activities, please visit the Homecoming Events section of our website. All event times are in Eastern Time. 
Western Alumni is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any particular accommodation requirements or require information in an alternate format.

If you would like to attend this event you can RSVP online.

(RSVP required)

Tell a friend about this event