Events for November 22, 2019
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
“So what people watch on TV, it’s got nothing to do with the real world?” Renowned playwright Jason Sherman’s caustic look at the entertainment industry, Copy That takes us behind the scenes of network television. Four writers struggle to get their new cop show approved for production. When the team’s only Black writer is roughed … Continued
Tarragon Theatre presents Anand Rajaram in Anosh Irani's Buffoon. A Heart Breaking, Tragic and Hilarious tale of a clown finding love at the circus. November 12 to December 15. Tickets available now at tarragontheatre.com.
An American in Paris with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra November 22 and 23 • 7:30 pm Roy Thomson Hall Famed conductor Leonard Slatkin leads a program of all-American masterworks, including Gershwin’s jazzy musical postcard, Samuel Barber’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Piano Concerto performed by Canadian gem Jon Kimura Parker, and Bernstein’s Overture to Candide. For tickets, visit … Continued