TORONTO, June 28 /CNW/ -
WHAT Spectacular light show launches CN Tower illumination. Live
entertainment and special ceremony culminate in the unforgettable
architectural illumination of Canada's National Tower at sunset.
On this night only, see a 10 minute demonstration of the full
programming capabilities of this new technology before the Tower
assumes its standard nightly program from dusk each night.
Press kits and installation B-Roll available on site.
Interview opportunities with spokespeople from the CN Tower,
Color Kinetics and attending dignitaries.
Registration: To register for the event and ensure access to
spokespeople, media should send an e-mail titled Media
Accreditation to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate Name,
Title, Media Outlet, Address, Telephone, Email. A valid press
pass or similar photo ID will be required on site.
WHEN Thursday, June 28, 2007
8 - 9:00 pm Media backgrounder interviews about the CN
Tower lighting project with Jack Robinson, CN
Tower Chief Operating Officer and Bill Sims,
Color Kinetics President and CEO.
9 - 9:50 pm Live entertainment featuring: Colm Wilkinson,
international recording artist and star of
Les Misérables and Canada's The Phantom of
9:50 - 10:05 pm Remarks:
Jack Robinson, Chief Operating Officer,
Marc Rochon, Chairman of the Board, Canada
David Miller, Mayor of Toronto
The Honourable Monte Kwinter, Minister of
Public Safety and Correctional Services
The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Canada's
Minister of Finance and Minister Responsible
for the GTA
10:05 - 10:20 pm CN Tower Illumination
10:20 - 10:25 pm Media Photo Opps
10:25 pm - Media Interviews
WHERE Roundhouse Park (Bremner Blvd, south side of CN Tower)
Parking available for branded media vehicles along Bremner south
side near Lower Simcoe. Please pre-register this request.
LIVE Radio Broadcast - 97.3 EZRock
Attend the event or tune into 97.3 EZRock, the official radio station of
the CN Tower Illumination, from 10:05 - 10:20pm on June 28th for a live
simulcast of the music accompanying the official light show.
Standing tall as the defining landmark of Toronto is the CN Tower,
Canada's National Tower. At 553.33 metres (1,815ft 5in), it is the World's
Tallest Freestanding Tower and a symbol of Canadian achievement recognized
around the world. This architectural triumph is an engineering Wonder of the
Modern World and widely regarded as the iconic symbol of tourism for Toronto,
Ontario and Canada.
Photos, B-Roll video footage and additional information will be available
on June 29 at 10am at www.cntower.ca and
For further information:
For further information: CN Tower Media Inquiries: Irene Knight, Manager
of Public Relations, (416) 601-4729, email@example.com; Color Kinetics Media
Inquiries: Felicia Spagnoli, Media Relations, (617) 701-2292,