Kate Gracey-Stewart has been involved in the Canadian music and performing arts industry in various capacities since she began working at the East Coast Music Association in 2006.
In 2014 Kate started her own business, Lighthouse Entertainment, and continues to work with some of the top arts organizations in Canada including the Atlantic Presenters Association; a network of 100+ theatres and festivals in Atlantic Canada, where Kate manages their Block Booking program. Since 2013, Kate has booked over 100 tours for Canadian and International artists throughout Atlantic Canada working with some of the top artists and agencies in the industry. Kate also oversees the artist submission process for Atlantic Presenters Association’s annual four-day showcase event called Contact East. This event showcases 25-30 international multidisciplinary artists each fall in Atlantic Canada.
Lighthouse Entertainment also manages PEI’s Dylan Menzie, one of Atlantic Canada’s prime musical exports.
industry role: Consultant