Born in Madrid, Spain, Laura is an award winning visual artist (16 published children's books), pianist, singer songwriter and international recording artist. Her first CD The Other Side won an award at the New York International Music Festival, and led to performances at Madison Square Garden and other international festivals including the Toronto Jazz Festival and the World Music Festival in Cuba. Her most recent CD Un Solo Beso celebrates her Spanish roots and Latin influences. Laura is on the Steinway Artist roster joining such artists as Billy Joel, Diana Krall, Harry Connick Jr., Lang Lang, and past music greats, Irving Berlin, Glenn Gould and Sergei Rachmaninoff. Steinway & Sons is selective in naming Steinway Artists, choosing only those who demonstrate a love of Steinway pianos and a standard of excellence in their music. Laura is producer/host of Cafe Latino on Jazz FM91.
Join us as we transform the Square Amphitheatre into a live children's theatre every Tuesday night in August. From Rock the Arts Puppets to Beauty and the Beast, watch and be dazzled as your favourite children stories are brought to life!
Whether you're a musician, spoken word artist, comedian or dazzling performer, the stage is yours! Share your craft or enjoy the great talent Mississauga has to offer at open mic nights on the Square, every Wednesday in August.
Canadian Celtic rock group Screeched Inn began over a decade ago as a trio. With a focus on tight three part harmony and audience interaction, they perfected their sound through classic rock, top 40, and country genres.
Drop by the Bradley Museum to learn more about our Heritage Kitchen Garden, representing the foods early settlers grew in Upper Canada in the 1830s. On the last Sunday of the month, Museum Interpreters are on site to lead curated garden tours and demonstrations in Bradley House kitchen.