Thursday, November 19, 2009

Jann Arden Named "Vancouver Favourite"

At her Wednesday, November 18th performance at Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Canadian singer songwriter, Jann Arden was honoured as a “Vancouver Favourite” by the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame. Presenting the prestigious award, which includes a plaque on the wall at the Orpheum Theatre, was BC Entertainment Hall of Fame President Elizabeth Ball and local personality, Red Robinson, Vice President of BC Entertainment Hall of Fame.

Previous recipients of the award, which honours local and international entertainers who have left lasting impressions on the hearts of Vancouverites through frequent visits to the city, include Harry Belafonte, Nana Mouskouri, Yo-Yo Ma and B.B. King.

An entertainment icon, Jann Arden has sold millions of albums worldwide, performed on countless stages and continues to keep audiences laughing night after night. November 18th is the first of two intimate evening performances at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Jann’s 2009/2010 cross Canada tour.