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LIVE BEDTIME STORY | STREGA NONA MEETS HER MATCH
June 13, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pmFree
Following the success of the 2020 stories, Strega Nona returns by popular demand and in collaboration with the Dante Alighieri Society. Join Canadian theatre director, producer, and writer Jessica Ruano for an exciting new adventure with Strega Nona Meets Her Match (read in English).
Strega Nona is a beloved children’s series featuring elements of Italian culture. Appropriate for all ages.
Secure and private Zoom webinar link is included in the registration confirmation. Runtime: Approximately 30 minutes.
About Jessica Ruano
Jessica Ruano is proud to work with MASC as Communications Director and Community Program Coordinator, bringing arts programming to un- derserved communities and providing meaningful work to professional artists. A graduate of Canterbury High School and the University of Ottawa (M.A., Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy), she has fifteen years’ experience working in marketing and communications for a variety of arts organizations and artists in Ottawa-Gatineau and beyond. She has also worked as an arts journalist and reviewer for multiple publications. As a theatre director, producer, and writer, she is perhaps best known for her doc- umentary dance theatre production of The Ghomeshi Effect that toured across Canada and for which she received the 2017 Ottawa International Women’s Day Award for Media. She is grateful to be living on the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishnaabeg people with her daughter Joy Apitak.