TORONTO, June 25 /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 the Opera
9:50 - 10:05 pm Remarks:
Jack Robinson, Chief Operating Officer, CN Tower
Marc Rochon, Chairman of the Board, Canada Lands
David Miller, Mayor of Toronto
The Honourable James M. Flaherty, Minister of
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.
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 and additional information about the CN Tower lighting will be
available at www.cntower.ca
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,