The Breakfast Dish

#17 - Tara Jackson (Musical Tokens)

October 27, 2020 Griffin Cork, Karen Johnson-Diamond & Tara Jackson Season 1
The Breakfast Dish
#17 - Tara Jackson (Musical Tokens)
Chapters
The Breakfast Dish
#17 - Tara Jackson (Musical Tokens)
Oct 27, 2020 Season 1
Griffin Cork, Karen Johnson-Diamond & Tara Jackson

Welcome to The Breakfast Dish! Dance, music, visual art, theatre and get-to-know-you conversations with the artists behind the work. Join Griffin Cork and his mom, Karen Johnson-Diamond every Monday morning as they meet the creators of today's digital offerings. This podcast is dairy and gluten free!

This episode, Karen and Griffin are joined by the FORCE that is Tara Jackson. Tara comes on the show to chat about Musical Tokens - an online platform created to celebrate and empower womxn of colour in the Canadian musical theatre industry. The goal is to highlight, educate, and uplift a wide variety of talent on and off the stage. Co-founded by Masini McDermott, their website is a resource for sharing, connecting and creating space for all womxn of colour.

TARA JACKSON: https://twitter.com/taraatee
MASINI MCDERMOTT: https://www.instagram.com/masinimcdermott/
MUSICAL TOKENS: https://musicaltokens.com/
THE COLOR PURPLE: https://www.citadeltheatre.com/2019-2020/the-color-purple

Are you making some awesome art online/digital/properly distanced art? Or maybe somebody you know is? We want to hear about it! Shoot us an e-mail at [email protected]

The Breakfast Dish has been made possible by the support of the Rozsa Foundation, the Calgary Arts Development Authority, and the Calgary Foundation.

Music by Alixandra Cowman: https://alixandracowman.com/
Graphic Design by Morgan Ermter: www.numerafilms.com/

THE BREAKFAST DISH:

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/TheBreakfastDish/
TWITTER: twitter.com/BreakfastDish

FOLLOW GRIFFIN ON SOCIAL MEDIA:

TWITTER: twitter.com/GriffinCork
INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/griffincork/

FOLLOW KAREN ON SOCIAL MEDIA:

TWITTER: twitter.com/mrsndiamond
INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/karenjohnsondiamond/

OUR PARTNERS:

THE ROZSA FOUNDATION: www.rozsafoundation.org/
CADA: www.calgaryartsdevelopment.com/
THE CALGARY FOUNDATION: www.calgaryfoundation.org/

Show Notes

Welcome to The Breakfast Dish! Dance, music, visual art, theatre and get-to-know-you conversations with the artists behind the work. Join Griffin Cork and his mom, Karen Johnson-Diamond every Monday morning as they meet the creators of today's digital offerings. This podcast is dairy and gluten free!

This episode, Karen and Griffin are joined by the FORCE that is Tara Jackson. Tara comes on the show to chat about Musical Tokens - an online platform created to celebrate and empower womxn of colour in the Canadian musical theatre industry. The goal is to highlight, educate, and uplift a wide variety of talent on and off the stage. Co-founded by Masini McDermott, their website is a resource for sharing, connecting and creating space for all womxn of colour.

TARA JACKSON: https://twitter.com/taraatee
MASINI MCDERMOTT: https://www.instagram.com/masinimcdermott/
MUSICAL TOKENS: https://musicaltokens.com/
THE COLOR PURPLE: https://www.citadeltheatre.com/2019-2020/the-color-purple

Are you making some awesome art online/digital/properly distanced art? Or maybe somebody you know is? We want to hear about it! Shoot us an e-mail at [email protected]

The Breakfast Dish has been made possible by the support of the Rozsa Foundation, the Calgary Arts Development Authority, and the Calgary Foundation.

Music by Alixandra Cowman: https://alixandracowman.com/
Graphic Design by Morgan Ermter: www.numerafilms.com/

THE BREAKFAST DISH:

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/TheBreakfastDish/
TWITTER: twitter.com/BreakfastDish

FOLLOW GRIFFIN ON SOCIAL MEDIA:

TWITTER: twitter.com/GriffinCork
INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/griffincork/

FOLLOW KAREN ON SOCIAL MEDIA:

TWITTER: twitter.com/mrsndiamond
INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/karenjohnsondiamond/

OUR PARTNERS:

THE ROZSA FOUNDATION: www.rozsafoundation.org/
CADA: www.calgaryartsdevelopment.com/
THE CALGARY FOUNDATION: www.calgaryfoundation.org/