Angela Scappatura is a Canadian journalist, photographer and musician.
Angela began her career covering local news in northeastern Ontario for CBC Radio. Since then, she has worked in national radio, newspaper, magazine and television newsrooms. She is currently a host and producer with CBC news in Toronto.
Angela has covered the Police beat in northern Ontario, politics in Ottawa, arts in Niagara, read the national news on CBC radio and worked as a journalist for CBC in Nunavut. In 2012, she earned an Ontario Newspaper Award nomination for her work as an arts reporter.
Angela’s work as a musician has spanned nearly two decades and has taken her onto stages in Canada and overseas.
Following the release of her debut album in 2004, Angela became a fixture in the Toronto music scene performing in the city’s preeminent jazz clubs including the Montreal Bistro, the Reservoir Lounge and The Rex. Her performance resume is extensive – including opening for Ronnie Hawkins at Massey Hall, headlining with her jazz trio for three months in one of Hong Kong’s premier luxury hotels and playing at a number of Canadian Jazz Festivals.
Angela has appeared on both radio and television including the CBC’s Fresh Air and Canada AM. Her original music continues to be streamed and broadcast internationally.