ACES WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
Algonquin College Emerging Stars (ACES) had their in-house competition to decide which three student acts will be performing live on the Ottawa Grassroots Festival stage this year. The competition took place on Wednesday, March 30th, at the Algonquin College campus and was the third edition of the collaboration with OGF.
This year’s judges from Algonquin College were, Teri Loretto-Valentik, Coordinator for Scriptwriting and Performing Arts, Hannah Gibson-Fraser, Professor, Performing Arts, Danielle Allard, Professor Public Relations, Music Industry & Performing Arts, Wayne Hawthorne, Professor, Music Industry Arts, and Kevin Burton, Professor, Digital Practicum. Each one of these folks is an accomplished artist in their own right! Alison Bowie, OGF producer, was also a judge, representing the festival.
(show times TBD)
They UKE! - Ukulele + singing trio
Robin Castelle - piano
Maggie Decady - piano
Runner up: Magann Baptiste won a pair of tickets to Twin Flames