Join us for another exciting season of riveting lectures and intimate conversations as we welcome Antoni Cimolino, General Director of The Stratford Festival of Canada, and Isabelle Hudon, President and CEO of The Montreal Board of Trade, for a wide ranging discussion of "The Business of Arts/The Arts and Business," "Shakespeare on Management," and More!
Antoni Cimolino shares responsibility with the Artistic Director for planning and operation of the Stratford Festival. Mr. Cimolino's directing credits at the Stratford Festival include As You Like It, King John, Love's Labour's Lost, Twelfth Night, The Night of the Iguana and Filumena. He was co-director of The Merry Wives of Windsor and assistant director on numerous other productions. He also directed Filumena and Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime for radio at CBC's Glenn Gould Studio, A Woman of No Importance at Wayne State University's Hilberry Theatre in Detroit and Twelfth Night at Detroit's Attic Theatre, which garnered him two Best Director Awards from the Detroit Free Press and the Detroit News. Mr. Cimolino's Stratford Festival acting credits include Romeo, Laertes, Claudio, Flute and the Dauphin. Mr. Cimolino lives in Stratford with his wife, actress Brigit Wilson, and their two children, Gabriele and Sophia. He recently received an honorary doctor of humanities degree from the University of Windsor.
Isabelle Hudon is President and CEO of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal. Having made her mark in the fields of public affairs, communications and strategic positioning she has since developed solid expertise in the areas of company reorganization, strategic counseling, communications, crisis management and government relations in both the public and private sectors.
She began her professional career in federal politics and has built her public and government relations career success through positions at Bell Global Solutions, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), Bombardier Aerospace, and BCE Media. Ms. Hudon is chairwoman of the boards of directors for both the Société du Havre de Montréal and the Fondation les Petits Trésors. She is also a member of the following boards of directors: Aéroports de Montréal, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal Foundation, Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM), Conseil du patronat du Québec, Festival TransAmériques, Fondation Nathalie Simard, Fonds Ville-Marie and Technopôle Ville-Marie.
In 2005, she was named one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40 by Caldwell Partners and, in 2006, was named one of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women's Executive Network.
Sunday, February 4, 2007 • 11 AM
The Leanor and Alvin Segal Theatre, 5170 Cote Ste. Catherine Rd.
FREE ADMISSION!! No reservations necessary, general admission
The Leanor and Alvin Segal Theatre
Shakespeare for My Father
February 4-25, 2007
Presented as part of the Sun Life Financial Performing Arts Section of the Montreal High Lights Festival
For tickets call (514) 739-7944 or log on to www.saidyebronfman.org
Photos courtesy of The Stratford Festival of Canada and The Montreal Board of Trade