“From Portugal to the Americas, the artistic vein in our community”. I wish other cultural groups would have similar events, especially for their young people. Other cultural groups should find the concept inspiring.–Ruth.
Opening address by: Dulce Felix, Actress and Screen Writer, and Co-Producer of the 2014 film Out of Time.
Proud to be Portuguese Canadian is a project lead by MiratecArts in partnership with the Working Women Community Centre and the On Your Mark program in Toronto. www.portuguesecanadian.com .
Proud to be Portuguese Canadian has the support of the governments of Portugal and the Azores.
About some of the participants:
Dulce Felix http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2654835/
Sandy Duarte http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2892951/bio
Jordan Duarte http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2307437/
Paulino Nunes http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0637992/
Rick Gomes http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4140115/
Teresa Ascenção http://tascencao.com/
Nancy Dutra http://www.nancydutra.com/
Louis Simão http://www.louissimao.com/
Sonia Tavares http://www.soniatavares.com/
Suzana d´Amour https://www.facebook.com/suzanadamour
2012 TMC Blog about this event: https://www.torontomulticulturalcalendar.com/2012/03/19/241-proud-to-be-portuguese-canadian-3/