Robert Lepage awarded the Tenth Glenn Gould Prize

Robert Lepage - Innovative director, playwright and actor  Photo by Julie Perreault Toronto, ON (February 21, 2013) – Innovative playwright, actor and director of theatre, opera, circus and film, Robert Lepage is the Tenth Glenn Gould Prize Laureate.  Mr. Lepage has...

Robert Lepage reçoit le dixième prix Glenn Gould

Acteur, auteur et metteur en scène d’exception Photo par Julie Perreault Toronto, ON (le 21 février 2013) – Robert Lepage, acteur, auteur et metteur en scène de théâtre, d’opéra, de cirque et de cinéma, est le dixième lauréat du prix Glenn Gould. M. Lepage connaît une...

Glenn Gould: Person of National Historic Significance

From Parks Canada

Harper Government Celebrates Glenn Gould as National Historic Person Canadian cultural icon commemorated at plaque unveiling ceremony

Toronto, Ontario, February 21, 2013 –– On behalf of the Honourable Peter Kent, Canada’s Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Mr. John Carmichael, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West, today unveiled a Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque commemorating the national historic significance of Glenn Gould. A special ceremony was held in Toronto at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to celebrate the musical icon. 

“Glenn Gould opened doors to an unconventional musical world,” said Mr. Carmichael. “An iconic figure of Canadian art and media, Mr. Gould bequeathed Canadians an innovative and brilliant body of work. His contribution enriches our cultural landscape.” 

Tenth Glenn Gould Prize Laureate Public Announcement

Thursday, February 21, 2013 Sony Centre for the Performing Arts (lobby) The Glenn Gould Prize Statue by Ruth Abernethy The Glenn Gould Foundation invites the public to attend the official announcement of the Tenth Glenn Gould Prize Laureate, the winner of Canada's...