DIANA BRAITHWAITE

Blues & Cultural Consultant

Biography

Born and raised in Toronto, ON.

SOULPEPPER 2018: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.

OTHER THEATRE: Massey Hall Toronto,  Moscow Centre for Performing Arts, La Passage Blues Festival France, Oakville Performing Arts Centre, Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre, Harbourfront Brigantine Room.

FILM & TELEVISION: Race to Freedom, Gracie, Survivors.

OTHER: Awarded Blues Life Time Achievement Award 2018, Album of the year, Songwriter of the year (SOCAN) Chalmers Fellowship Award Winner – African Canadian History, Winner of the African-American Women in the Arts Award.