Céline, Charest and the knack for reinventing yourself

Photo: Shirley Nadeau from QCT archives

At a ceremony held at the Governor General’s residence in Quebec City in July 2013, René Angélil was made a Member of the Order of Canada. Céline Dion, who was made a Member of the prestigious order in 1998, was elevated to the rank of Companion of the Order of Canada, the highest rank.

I have a confession to make. I am now a bona fide fan of Céline Dion. Let me explain this late-blooming admiration for the superstar pride of Charlemagne.