Events for October 16, 2019
YAGA Tarragon Theatre Mainspace On stage Sept. 17 to Oct. 20 From Kat Sandler, the mind that brought you Mustard, YAGA is a fairy tale meets whodunit inspired by the legend of Baba Yaga. A gruesome murder in a small town leads a local sherriff, a young detective and a university professor with a taste … Continued
She’s from Moldova, he’s the son of Chinese immigrants. She’s a factory worker by day and a waitress by night. He’s a cab driver. The Jungle, onstage at Tarragon Theatre from Oct. 1 to Nov. 3, is a typical Toronto love story, stolen in the moments between shifts. For tickets, visit tarragontheatre.com.
George Paginton: Painting a Nation Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) October 10, 2019 - February 9, 2020 Explore the vast beauty of Canada through the art of one of Ontario’s most prolific landscape painters, George Paginton – a contemporary of the Group of Seven, October 11th to February 9th at the Peel … Continued
Mandela October 10, 2019 to January 5, 2020 Meridian Arts Centre Explore Nelson Mandela's fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa. At Robben Island Prison, a former leper colony and animal-quarantine station off Cape Town, Nelson Mandela — Prisoner 466/64 — was kept by South Africa's white-supremacist regime for 18 years. Among the … Continued
Baroque Roots October 16-20 Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre This October, improvisation takes centre stage when Tafelmusik lets loose for Baroque Roots, October 16-20 at Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul Centre. Featuring early baroque music, renowned for its free expression and virtuosity, don’t miss your chance to hear Tafelmusik’s inspiring musicians showcase their own … Continued