Shine:An Evening Celebrating ESA(Etobicoke School Of The Arts-Thurs.,May 28th,2015@Winter Garden Theatre


It was the first of what we hope to be an annual gala event to celebrate alumni and current students while raising funds for the ESA. Shine: An Evening Celebrating ESA(Etobicoke School Of Arts), an evening of Singers, Dancers, Filmmakers, Actors, Artists and Musicians. The Co-Hosts for the night(and parents of ESA grads), Robin Duke and Rosemary Dunsmore were witty and kept the audience in stitches all night. The House Band consisted of : Michael Vieira(Music Director/Piano), Stacey Shopsowitz(Music 2010 Bass), Louis Baranyi-Irvine(Music 2011, drums) The who’s who were performing at the legendary Winter Garden Theatre: Jazz Singer Emilie-Claire Barlow, Dancer-Benjmin Kamino, Singer/Songwriter-Justin Nozuka, Lyric Soprano-Jennifer Taverner and Actor Michael Therriault who opened up the show with his performance for the audience. We would like to thank Principal Rob MacKinnon and Producer David Ambrose for the invite to this great event. We look forward to next year’s ESA gala.