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#NIAGARAPERFORMS | Virtual Concert Series | Ol' Child


St. Catharines, ON

Digital recording

Ol' Child (LIVE FROM PARTRIDGE HALL) Recording of the Live Event Originally Presented Sunday 26 July, 2020 The members of Ol' Child met each other at recurring local open jam nights that are better described as healing sessions. Ol' Child aims to bring this magic to all who welcome it with their live performances with eclectic styles of blues, classic rock, r&b, soul, funk, jazz and original tunes. Saxophone/Vocals: Frank Ivey Guitar/Vocals: Philip Davis Vocals: Laurel Minnes Keyboard: Shawn Kappukatt Bass/Vocals: Bram Tebbutt Guitar: Mark Steiger Drums: Taylor Hulley Percussion: Mehmet Keskin Ol' Child has previously performed at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre as part of Celebration of Nations and the Downie Wenjack Fund Gord Downie Legacy Concert. The band demonstrates how people of all ages and backgrounds can unite through groove, dance and play. The #Niagara Performs is a series of digital free performances presented by the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre. Although physically distant, we can still socially gather. Experience and engage with the best of Niagara's artists and arts organizations from the comfort of your home on #NiagaraPerforms!

This event runs the duration of Culture Days.

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This event is free.

Organized by

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

THE FIRSTONTARIO PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE Opening its doors in fall 2015, the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre is a 95,000 square foot academic and cultural complex comprised of four state-of-the-art performance venues. The Centre has been a vital component in the renaissance of St. Catharines, serving as the catalyst in thoroughly modernizing the area and reinforcing the brilliance of Niagara Region’s diverse cultural cluster. Each year the Centre presents Culture Days activities for the Community in partnership with the City of St. Catharines Cultural Services Office, local organizations and artists. In 2020, Due to COVID, the PAC has initiated a series of digital performances the #NIAGARAPERFORMS series and is pleased to offer feature digital performative experiences during Culture Days.

This event is part of a hub:

STC | #NIAGARAPERFORMS | Virtual Concert and Performance Series

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre St. Catharines, ON

Launched in response to COVID 19 performance cancellations, The FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre launched a new online series to help further connect audiences and artists during this unprecedented time of physical separation. #NiagaraPe...


St. Catharines, ON

Event Contact

Michelle Nicholls