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LAURIER MACDONALD TO HOST MFEST 2011 ON MAY 19

Repercussion Theatre

MONTREAL, MAY 9, 2011 – Continuing a tradition of media and visual art excellence, students at Laurier Macdonald High School in St. Leonard (7355 Viau) are getting ready to reveal their latest creations in a groundbreaking event on May 19  (7 p.m.)  entitled MFest 2011: an ultra-sensory celebration of media and art.

This year’s celebration of student media and art is set to run the gamut of all arts as it will feature musical performances, award presentations, short films,book launches,  photography, the inauguration of a new gallery of fine arts, and the premiere of Laurier Macdonald’s first student-produced video game (Prof. Morbid’s Book of Dread).

For over two decades Laurier Macdonald’s Art/Media Department has been an innovative leader in education centered on emerging creative technologies. MFest 2011 celebrates this year’s outstanding student achievements and revealing the exciting new directions undertaken by Laurier Macdonald to meet the needs of students in the 21st century.

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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca