Dan Hill opens up about his life and work

Famed performer and songwriter comes to River Run Centre January 23, 2019

GUELPH, ON January 9, 2019 – Dan Hill is best known for his classic hit, Sometimes When We Touch, and has also shared his songwriting talents to help create countless gold and platinum recordings. The famed Grammy and Juno-Award winner will discuss his life and career as part of River Run Centre’s Miijidaa Life Stories speaker series on Wednesday, January 23, at 8 p.m.

During an intimate Co-operators Hall conversation, audiences will get the chance to meet the award-winning singer, songwriter and author. With more than four-decades in the business, Hill enjoyed great success as a performing singer-songwriter and “behind the scenes” songwriter for many music superstars. Celine Dion performed his songs Seduces Me and Can’t Live With You; the Backstreet Boys recorded I Promise You; and 98 Degrees had a hit with I Do (Cherish You).

In Conversation with Dan Hill is part of the Miijidaa Life Stories series, which features artists discussing their craft in a question-and-answer format. In Conversation with Dan Hill also includes a live performance and post-show meet and greet.

The Miijidaa Life Stories series is organized by Cameron Smillie, who brings a wealth of experience in the performing arts world. He is co-founder of Live at the Hippo Pool Events Inc., which presents productions in theatres across southwestern Ontario.

“Dan Hill has the innate ability to connect with audiences through his honest storytelling,” Healthy Minds Canada said of Hill. “He is destined to positively affect lives through his spoken words.”

Tickets to see In Conversation with Dan Hill cost $35 for adults, $33 for seniors and students. $20 uGO tickets are available to university and college students with valid ID. $5 eyeGO tickets are available to high school students with valid ID. Tickets can be purchased at River Run Centre box office, 35 Woolwich St. in Guelph, by calling 519-763-3000, or online at riverrun.ca/in-conversation-with-dan-hill.

In Conversation with Dan Hill is presented by River Run Centre as part of the Miijidaa Life Stories Series. River Run Centre is funded in part by the Government of Canada and gratefully acknowledges our 2018-2019 season sponsor, The Co-operators.

For more information

Nicole Neufeld
Program Manager, Development and Marketing
City of Guelph
519-837-5662 extension 2589
nicole.neufeld@riverrun.ca