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|SUBJECT:||The Wicked Memorial Variety Show at Mile One Centre|
|DATE:||Aug. 6, 2012|
Memorial University presents The Wicked Memorial Variety Show at Mile One Centre in St. Johns on Saturday, Aug. 11. The show will feature Hey Rosetta! and The Wonderful Grand Band, with special performances by Amelia Curran, Barry Canning, Andrew James OBrien and Jonny Harris. Mark O'Brien, known for his breakout role as Des Courtney on the hit CBC series Republic of Doyle, will be the shows emcee. The show starts at 8:00 pm and doors open at 7:00 pm.
Media are invited to send one reporter and one still camera operator to the show, for a maximum of two people per media outlet. Please note that all media must register in advance to gain admittance to the show.
Please register by 4:00 pm, Thursday, Aug. 9 by contacting:
Jennifer Batten, Communications Co-ordinator
Media will be met at Gate 5 at 7:00 pm. For each performer, media photographers will have the chance to take pictures during the set (no flash), in
pairs of two escorted by Memorial Universitys media rep.
Please see the media contacts for each performer below. If you wish to request interviews with any of the performers, please contact them directly prior to the show.
Jason Burns: email@example.com
Mike Greatorex: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wonderful Grand Band
M. White: email@example.com
Lynn Horne: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather Gibson: email@example.com
Andrew James O Brien: firstname.lastname@example.org
Barry Canning: email@example.com
Jonny Harris: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mark OBrien: email@example.com
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For more information please contact Jennifer Batten, communications co-ordinator, Office of Alumni Affairs and Development, Memorial University, at (709) 864-2479 or firstname.lastname@example.org.