Jan 21, 2019
By Michael Kramer
It opened as The O’Keefe Centre in 1960 – then became The Hummingbird Centre in 1996 – and was re-named The Sony Centre in 2007.
And as of this September the iconic Toronto cultural property will become Meridian Hall – as part of a re-branding which also includes The Toronto Centre For The Arts which will become The Meridian Arts Centre.
Meridian, Ontario’s largest credit union – is committing $30.75 million over 15 years to a new cultural partnership – which also sees the agency Civic Theatres Toronto changing its name to TO Live – along with the launch of The TO Live Foundation – which will encourage community engagement – and aims to strengthen the diverse arts and culture sector in Toronto.