R.L. Read has been a professional performance artist for 35+yrs, celebrating an extensive career in theatre, film & music; locally & internationally. She is a published author and counselor; using neuro-music, music psychology, the arts towards trauma-based issues. Avonview Manor, Stratford, ON opened this 2018 season. Aye Lighthouse Foundation sources funding 4 music therapy R&D & hearing aids for third world. She and Hubby are Travel Century Club members; 100+ countries travelled.