What if Singing was Like Reading?

What if Singing was Like Reading?
I recently came across an article on the BBC website claiming that everyone has the ability to sing, even those who claim to be tone deaf. This surprised me and I wanted to dig deeper, because some statistics claim that up to 70% of the […]

By |December 6th, 2012|Featured|8 Comments

Lisa Interviews Juno Nominee Peter Katz

Lisa Interviews Juno Nominee Peter Katz
As I mentioned last week, I have known Peter Katz since 2008, but I never had the chance to really talk to him in depth about his experiences as a musician. I thought that I would do it in an interview format so I could […]

By |December 3rd, 2012|Featured|4 Comments

What if Money Didn’t Matter?

What if Money Didn’t Matter?
I recently watched an incredible short video (which is embedded above so you can watch it) based on the question, “What if money didn’t matter?” Wow, what an amazingly powerful piece! As I write this, I’m sitting in my hotel room in Los Angeles at Mega […]

By |November 29th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

The Art of Possibility

The Art of Possibility
Mindset is everything. If you see problems as, for example, impenetrable brick walls, then they will be. You would not even think there is a possible solution. If, on the other hand, you see problems as exciting challenges just waiting to be solved, then you will start […]

By |November 26th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

Lisa to Interview Juno Nominee…who is it?

Lisa to Interview Juno Nominee…who is it?
The first time I saw Peter Katz perform, he had a room full of 800 adults on the edge of tears. It was at the International Camping Congress in Quebec City in 2008, were he debuted his song, The Camp Song. Peter’s powerful performance […]

By |November 22nd, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

The Balancing Act of an Arts Career

The Balancing Act of an Arts Career
On Thursday night I finished shooting a short film with Humber College Film School. We spent four days on set. It was such an amazing four days filled with laughs, hard work and tears. It’s a very powerful film about the relationship between 2 […]

By |November 19th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

They Text, They Tweet, But Can They Communicate?

They Text, They Tweet, But Can They Communicate?
So I was out for coffee with a good friend of mine last week at a local Starbucks having a celebratory latte over my new book and in they walk. It was a group of girls who must have been about 15 years […]

By |November 15th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

The Meaning of Choices

The Meaning of Choices
My father asked me recently, “How did your art school experience contribute to your career?” I thought about it for a minute, and the first thing that came to mind was that art school gave me the time to examine ideas and helped me understand where I […]

By |November 12th, 2012|Featured, Introduction|0 Comments

The Jobless 20-Somethings…How the Arts are the Answer!

The Jobless 20-Somethings…How the Arts are the Answer!
My entire career has focused on some aspect of the arts. Whether it was working for a film festival, coordinating arts workshops in schools or being a director of an arts camp. Lately, my focus has broadened to include a much bigger emphasis […]

By |November 8th, 2012|Featured|2 Comments

Who’s That with Martin Short? Our Newest Blogger!

Who’s That with Martin Short? Our Newest Blogger!
Why a Career in The Arts is What I’m Meant to Do!
By Vikki DiGiovanni, age 17

As I am nearing the mid-point of my final year of high school, the question “What are you going to be when you grow up?” resonates through my […]

By |November 5th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments