Tony Atherton, Ottawa Citizen
Published: Friday, May 26, 2006
This story first appear in the Citizen on Saturday, April 29, 2006
In the first of an occasional series, Tony Atherton looks at the people who organize the National Arts Centre's big night
As with most undertakings of this sort, it begins with a bit of fellowship. If you were a member of a committee planning, say, a spaghetti dinner to raise funds for the church choir, there would be tea and banana loaf on the settee before someone asked you to chair the dishwashing subcommittee. "