We are so excited to welcome Jonathan Van Ness with special guest Alok (They/Them) to Smart Financial Centre on Friday, December 17, 2021!
❗ Please note for this event:❗
In order to improve a touchless fan environment, no bags of any kind larger than 4"X6" are permitted at Smart Financial Centre. Medical or parenting bags are permitted at the venue and will be addressed on a case by case basis and subject to search.
❗ COVID-19 Health Check Notice ❗
Proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of the event is required for entry to the event. In lieu of a negative COVID-19 test, patrons may choose, in their sole discretion, to provide proof of vaccination. Masks required at all times except while actively eating or drinking.
About Jonathan Van Ness:
Jonathan Van Ness is an Emmy-nominated television personality, New York Times best-selling author, podcaster, and hairstylist to the stars. He stars on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning reboot series “Queer Eye,” where he shines as the hair guru and self-care advocate.
Jonathan is passionate about using his platform and voice for change. As an avid supporter of the LGBTQ+ community, he worked closely with Planned Parenthood and The Trevor Project on campaigns tied to the release of his book that focused on removing the shame and stigma that comes along with talking about sexual health, as well as the long-lasting effects of bullying and how to overcome it.
Most recently, Jonathan launched JVN, a haircare line that sees all beauty, serves all beauty, and honors the uniqueness in each of us. Driven to change the beauty industry from within, Jonathan worked with Amyris, a leading synthetic biotechnology company and bio manufacturer of clean, sustainable, natural ingredients. Together, they developed scientifically-backed haircare formulas, combining the best in effective and clean ingredients, creating an innovative, first of its kind haircare collection that celebrates hair health and the uniqueness of each person