Join us for our first IN-PERSON Spotlight Prologue in two years!

Thursday, October 6, 2022
Meridian Arts Centre, Studio Theatre
5:30pm Reception
6:30pm Showcase

Families, educators, donors and community partners, come and celebrate with us as we reconnect!

Enjoy a special reception with drinks and desserts followed by an exclusive live performance featuring some incredible new and returning Prologue artists. PLUS we welcome a group of talented young poets to the stage for an exciting presentation and reading. It’s a night you won’t want to miss!

Registration is free, but space is limited.
Reservations will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Spotlight Prologue is a free community event that helps us advocate for accessible performing arts experiences for children and youth.
Contributions are welcome and help us to continue to offer opportunities to students and artists.

Artist Line-Up

The showcase kicks off with a stunning performance presented by Fall For Dance North; Dialogue with DNA, a percussive gumboot dance choreographed and performed by Mafa MakhubaloBrendan McLeod will host a poetry-slam-style presentation of student poetry readings, with poets selected from bloom, Prologue’s poetry publication released in the spring.

Headlining the showcase, a power-house trinity of percussionists come together for an epic fusion of traditional styles. Joaquín Núñez celebrates the rich cultural sounds of Cuba, Mestre Sérgio Xocolate pumps up the volume with energizing drum rhythms from Brazil, and Njacko Backo illuminates an array of percussion instruments, highlighting the importance of music and dance in Central Africa.


Meridian Arts Centre, Studio Theatre
5040 Yonge St, North York, ON

Contact Us

Phone: 416-591-9092
Email: [email protected]

Accessibility Information

The staff of Prologue Performing Arts and Meridian Arts Centre will work to accommodate patrons’ accessibility requirements however they can. Services include seating options for patrons in wheelchairs or similar assistive devices; barrier-free lobbies and washrooms; and options for service persons, service animals, and accessible parking*.

Should you have any questions about our accessibility touch points, or require further assistance regarding accommodations, please contact Claire St-Francois at [email protected].

*There is accessible above ground “Green” parking located next door at 150-160 Beecroft Rd.

Please note: The event will be photographed for promotional purposes. Should you not wish to be included in photography throughout the event, please identify yourself at the registration booth and we will notify our photographer.

Thank you