March 30 & 31 2014

About The Show

Awarded annually to two performers who show tremendous artistry early in their career, the Syd & Shirley Banks Prize for Emerging Musical Theatre Artists provides showcase and mentorship opportunities with Acting Up Stage Company and a $1,000 award.

Banks E-Promo

As Dana Jean Phoenix and Jordan Till have searched to define what it takes to be a successful performer in the industry, versatility has seemed to be a key theme. Join them for an eclectic night of music exploring the many sides of their artistic personas.

Call it a music tasting; please enjoy responsibly.



Created by

Dana Jean Phoenix

Jordan Till

Chris Tsujiuchi

Ari Weinberg


Dana Jean Phoenix and Jordan Till

Musical Accompaniment

Chris Tsujiuchi



Box Office

  • Online: Tickets
  • Over the phone: 1-800-838-3006
  • In person (2 hours prior to performance only): Daniels Spectrum (formerly Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre)





Regent Park Arts & Cutural Centre Daniels Spectrum

Located at 585 Dundas St East the centre is part of the 10-year, six-phase revitalization of Regent Park. Artscape has partnered with Toronto Community Housing, the Daniels Corporation and members of the local community to develop the innovative 60,000 square foot, purpose-built facility.

Designed by the award-winning Diamond & Schmitt Architects, the centre will be the newest addition to downtown Toronto’s thriving cultural landscape.

Directions by TTC

From Dundas & Osgoode Stations:

  1. Take the 505 Streetcar eastbound on Dundas to Sumach Street

From Castle Frank Station:

  1. Take the 65 Bus southbound on Parliament to Dundas Street.
  2. Walk eastbound to the theatre


Enjoy underground parking at The Daniels Spectrum (585 Dundas Street) for a $5 flat rate. The vehicle entrance is off the laneway to the south of the centre, accessible via Sackville Street just south of Dundas Street East.

Additional paid public parking can be found in an underground lot beneath the RBC Royal Bank, just north of Dundas Street East off Regent Street.