The 2018 induction ceremony was hosted by CBC Journalist, Laurie Brown.
Laurie is a passionate advocate for the arts and artists in Canada. She has built a reputation as an accomplished interviewer and seasoned broadcaster by bringing out the best in Canadian artists.
Laurie hosted The Signal on CBC Radio 2 for the last 10 years, a much loved late night music program. Now, she hosts her own podcast called Pondercast.
The 2018 Presenters included arts luminaries:
Pierre Des Marais
The Encore! Dance Hall of Fame will be housed as a virtual, online museum that will be archived and replenished yearly with new inductees.