Chartwell Seniors Housing REIT

Chartwell Seniors Housing REIT

November 14, 2011 14:21 ET

2011 Senior Star Finalists to Compete in National Talent Competition

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2011) - Chartwell Seniors Housing REIT is proud to announce that the 5th annual Senior Star competition, Canada's premier musical competition dedicated to seniors, will take place on Monday, November 21, 2011. With an exciting line up of 10 talented performers averaging an inspiring age of 77, as well as a new event space located at the Fallsview Theatre in the new Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, the evening is sure to be a memorable celebration of senior talent.

Hosted by the charming and talented Dinah Christie, the finalists will be scored by celebrity judges including Canadian icon Gordie Tapp and recording artists Tim Louis and Dan Clancy. Singer, performer and Broadway vocal coach Elaine Overholt joins the show this year for coaching and vocal support.

Over 50 regional Senior Star competitions took place in June hosted by Chartwell retirement and long term care homes across Canada. For a full list of the top 10 finalists and their locations, please visit:

WHEN: November 21, 2011
6:30pm - Reception
7:00pm – Competition
WHERE: Fallsview Theatre, Scotiabank Convention Centre
6815 Stanley Avenue, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Media are invited to attend.

Chartwell Seniors Housing REIT owns and operates a complete range of seniors housing communities from independent supportive living through assisted living to long term care. It is one of the largest participants in the seniors housing business in North America.

Contact Information

  • For more information or to conduct a media interview with
    any participants, judges or Chartwell representatives,
    please contact: Sharon Henderson
    Vice President, Communication and Public Affairs
    905-501-4869 (office) or 647-302-6117 (cell) /