André Ménard, Compagnon des arts et des lettres du Québec
A leading producer of shows and international events, André Menard reshaped Québec's cultural landscape by co-founding with Alain Simard L'Équipe Spectra and Montréal's International Jazz Festival.
Known for his love and respect for performing artists as well as for his dedicated involvement in theaters such as Métropolis (now MTELUS) and Spectrum, he has helped to launch young careers while promoting superstars with the same generosity.
André Ménard was appointed to the Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec at a special awards ceremony held on May 28, 2018 This link will open in a new window.
The Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec would like to thank the Caisse de la Culture and Le Devoir, which partnered for the award of this honour.