Speaker Peter Milliken held a reception in his dining room for the recipients of the 2009 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards.
Heritage Minister James Moore with actor and GG winner Paul Gross.
Vancouver Liberal MP Hedy Fry with actor and GG winner Paul Gross.
Conservative House leader Jay Hill with actor and GG winner Paul Gross.
Singer Dione Taylor, who will be mentored by jazz legend Oliver Jones through the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Mentorship Program.
GG winner and composer Murray Schaffer. He received the Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award for Voluntarism.
GG winner and singer Édith Butler.
GG winner James Fleck.
Speaker Milliken and Karen Prentice, wife of environment minister Jim Prentice.
Montreal Liberal MP Pablo Rodriguez.
NDP MP Paul Dewar with Paul Gross.