This month I’m excited to announce that I’ll be participating in several creative events in Montréal! First is the Expozine Awards Ceremony to be held at VICES VERSA TUESDAY NOVEMBER 20th. Co-founder and director of Expozine Louis Rastelli invited me to MC so I’ll be serenading those in attendance en anglais et français mais oui! We will also be celebrating the installation of a Distroboto Machine so bring your deux pieces. Expozine celebrates its’ sweet 16 this year so mark your calendars Nov 24-25 – FREE ZINE FAIR.

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Photo credit: SARAH GILBERT

On SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24th, General Audience #15: MUSICAL COMPOSITION & SONGWRITING is happening at the Rocket Science Room. This series offers an opportunity to share experience, knowledge, research, creative projects, and ideas in a comfortable and friendly environment. “4 incredibly talented musicians, composers, performers and producers will be bringing us all into their fascinating creative world of songwriting, music and sound.” I’m excited to talk about my composer trajectory + play the songwriting machine game with those in attendance and to enjoy Tanya Davis, Keiko Devaux & Jordan Perry’s offerings. $5-10 suggested donation.

The third is the IMAGE+NATION Film Festival is ON NOVEMBER 22nd-DECEMBER 2nd! “31 Years of [Re]volutionary Storytelling | 31 Ans d’histoires a Partager.” Director Gail Maurice et Producteur-acteur Mélanie Bray ont créé un court métrage “Rosie” that is a part of the Queermont Québec short film program at Centre Phi. Je serai à la projection avec le réalisateur / producteur. Venez voir ce que les cinéastes dans cette belle province ont à offrir!

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Live script reading of “Rosie” at Imagine Native Film Festival. TIFF Lightbox Theatre, Toronto.