John is a musician and actor with professional experience on stage, in film, on television and radio. He was the male narrator for The Globe and Mail’s Facts and Arguments podcasts, also the Dear Sweetheart series featuring letters home from a Canadian soldier overseas during WWI, and did voice work for a short film feature in the Halifax Chronicle-Herald’s Titanic celebrations series.
He has contributed to major art installations in Toronto’s Nuit Blanche, The Encampment installation in Ottawa’s Major’s Hill Park and was project coordinator for the public art piece, The Community Totem, in Toronto’s Cy Townsend Park. John was on the inaugural Wychwood Barns Community Association Board of Directors and continues to be active in social and developmental service sectors.
John loves radio, loves to connect with and engage with people and find out what makes them tick and how they are inspired. He loves music, and all of its diverse genres, having been introduced at an early age in a dynamically musical family.
Share your evenings from 6PM to 9PM, Monday to Friday, with John Devenish, our Dinner Jazz host on JAZZ.FM91.
DATE: Saturday, July 27, 2019
TIME: 8 pm – 11 pm
EVENT: SOUL JAZZ in the VINEYARD
VENUE: The Hare Wine Co.
ADDRESS: 2059 Niagara Stone Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake
TICKET PRICE: $59 (Regular price) / $29 (Musicians/Students/Arts workers)
DATE: Saturday, July 30th
EVENT: EMCEE at Liberty Silver Show
DATE: Saturday, July 25th, 2015
STAGE: Mill St. Market Stage, Market Square
ADDRESS: Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate, 2145 Niagara Stone Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON