Theatre naming gift to be announced
TORONTO, June 24 /CNW/ - Madison Scott, an 11 year old SickKids leukemia
patient, budding actress and former star in To Kill A Mockingbird at the
Stratford Festival, will join Barry Avrich in a special announcement and
celebration of the first anniversary of The Hollywood Theatre at SickKids on
Friday, June 27. Madison will emcee and share her story prior to patients and
families being treated to a Hollywood blockbuster screening.
What: The Hollywood at SickKids first anniversary and theatre
The Hollywood is a 232-seat, state-of-the-art movie theatre
that showcases first-run and new release movies for SickKids
patients and families. It is the most advanced theatre
within a paediatric facility in Canada.
Who: Michael O'Mahoney, President, SickKids Foundation
Madison Scott, SickKids patient ambassador
Barry Avrich, lead donor
John and Myrna Daniels, donors
SickKids patients and families
When: Friday, June 27
11:15 a.m. Reception and cake-cutting in the Rotunda
11:45 a.m. Remarks, theatre naming ceremony
12:15 p.m. Film screening
Photo opportunities include unveiling of the newly named
theatre, official cutting of the cake and SickKids patients
enjoying the film screening.
Where: The Hollywood at SickKids
The Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue
Media will be met by staff at the University entrance and
accompanied into the theatre.
For further information:
For further information: Sandra Chiovitti, SickKids Foundation - Public
Affairs, p: (416) 813-8292, e: email@example.com