Scott Porteous reflects as he competes to be SiriusXM’s Next Top Comic: “I’d rather have a connection more than a laugh,” he says. “Comedy to me isn’t just ‘ha ha’, it’s a truth.”
Amy Simoes started writing as a journalist in her first year of Creative Communications at Red River College (RRC). At RRC Simoes worked as an Intern Arts and Culture Editor for The Projector, getting much of her inspiration from her involvement in Winnipeg's artistic scene. Simoes, also an actor, fire dancer, and filmmaker, focuses on creating engaging entertainment stories that highlight the special qualities of our local arts, performers, and community.
Local performer Angela Senyshyn will share the stage with Tempest Storm, an iconic burlesque performer from the 50s, at The Great Canadian Girlesque EXPO ’13 this weekend in Toronto.