Category: Fundraising

Just because we are not able to host our annual fundraising event physically doesn’t mean we are not able to raise funds for our causes virtually. K2K are very grateful to the following industry professionals who have shared their time and expertise with us by hosting our exclusive Zoom sessions. K2K families, friends, and supporters have enjoyed these sessions immensely, and made generous donations towards our causes.

Fundraising-Q&A session with Laura Halley

Families and friends, supporters and followers, please allow us to introduce you too Laura Halley.  • • • Laura began her career in the industry when she was bit by the acting bug while apprenticing at the Charlotte Repertory Theatre in North Carolina. Upon returning to Canada, she worked as an actor and appeared in …

Fundraising-Q&A with Shari Quallenberg

Shari has had a successful career in the entertainment industry for over 25 years. Originally from Montreal, Shari moved to Toronto to attend University and graduated with an Honours BFA in Inter-related arts, where she studied Theatre, Film & Television. While in University, Shari established a theatre troupe for young people. Following the success of …

Fundraising-Q & A Arabella Trasca

An accomplished international and published artist, Arabella is experienced in all aspects of the trade. She’s worked and taught widely at institutions such as M.A.C and Christian Dior. Her skill has brought her to runway models, print, commercials, and film & television. Clients include Arlene Dickinson (Dragon’s Den), and Canadian Fashion Icon and philanthropist Suzanne …

Fundraising-Q & A with David Connolly

David Connolly is a director/choreographer and educator who has collaborated with artists including Katy Perry, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Elton John, Sarah Jessica Parker, k d lang, Sarah Brightman, and many others. He received his Honours Bachelor Degree in Musical Theatre Performance from Sheridan College. Immediately upon graduating, David made his Broadway debut, and became …

Fundraising-Q & A with Denise Oliver

Denise Oliver is a Toronto-based animation voice coach for kids. She has lent her voice to numerous animated characters such as “Mom/Mrs Comet” (Dot), “Mama Muzzywump” (Esme & Roy), “Maurecia” (Wayside), “Yu Tendo” (Beyblade), “Citrine” (Mysticons), and many more. She’s an experienced voice over director, producer, actor, and mother of 2 young talented voice actors. …