When it came to Canadian arts administration, Jeff Melanson was the king. Until his messy annulment papers from frozen food heiress Eleanor McCain alleged that he left more than just administrative damage in his wake from the National Ballet School, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, and Banff Centre for the Arts. Anne Kingston dives deep into the hushed world of Canadian arts institutions.

Anne Kingston’s Twitter: @Anne_Kingston

Anne’s Macleans May 2016 piece, “Disaster in B Major.”

Listen to Failing Up, Pt. 1 with David Silcox.

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