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Debbie Slade, director of Brock’s Centre for the Arts, has been recognized as the 2011-12 National Arts Presenter of the Year by CAPACOA (Canadian Arts Presenting Association).
She received the award at the association’s 25th Anniversary Awards Gala Dinner in Toronto on Jan. 26.
“I am much honoured to have been selected by my peers to win this very important award,” said Slade when receiving the award. “As one of several hundred multidisciplinary presenters across the country helping to facilitate engaging performing arts experiences, there is no greater award than to provide a valuable legacy of cultural enrichment and creativity in our community.”
The award recognizes excellence in the field of performance touring and presenting as chosen by CAPACOA members from across the country.