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November 11, 2012

Oh Canada Eh! Food Tour

Oh Canada…our home and native food. Ever wondered just what constitutes Canadian food? We get asked that all the time. Join us on this very distinct tour showcasing the best in Canadian food and twists on food which make something very Canadian.

We will be taking you to 5-7 food merchants and have you discover a few neighbourhoods while having the chance to ride the TTC, giving you a true Canadian experience (TTC day pass included in the price). You will leave this tour with an understanding of distinct Canadian foods and where to find the best of Canadian food in the city.

Tour begins at 11:00 AM.

www.FoodiesOnFoot.ca

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Start: November 11, 2012 11:00 am
End: November 11, 2012 2:00 pm
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Blake Fitzpatrick

At 2:00pm. Admission: FREE! Blake Fitzpatrick holds the positions of Professor and Graduate Program Director in the Documentary Media MFA Program at Ryerson University, and he will speak about the exhibition Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage, on view at The Power Plant from September 14 – November 25.

www.ThePowerPlant.org

 
Start: November 11, 2012 2:00 pm
End: November 11, 2012 4:00 pm
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Location: The Power Plant

Haggar Hockey Hall of Fame Legends Classic

Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 2PM. Get ready for your captain’s return to the ice! The Haggar Hockey Hall of Fame Legends Classic highlights the Sunday afternoon schedule of the 2012 Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Weekend.

Honoured Members Doug Gilmour and Bryan Trottier will captain two legendary all-star teams starring this year’s Hall of Fame Inductees – Mats Sundin, Joe Sakic, Adam Oates and Pavel Bure – and other hockey legends.

Prior to the game, witness hockey history as the Class of 2012 receive their Official Honoured Member Blazers in a special on-ice ceremony. Plus, enjoy pre-game and half-time performances by innovative Canadian musicians, the Spoons.

www.HHOF.com

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Start: November 11, 2012 2:00 pm
End: November 11, 2012 5:00 pm
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Five Week Intensive Archery Workshop

Program dates: October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11. Program time: 10:30 – 12:30 pm or 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Back By Popular Demand: Five Week Archery Course! Are you a regular participant in archery at Casa Loma and looking for a bit of a challenge? Be one of the first people to sign up for a Five Week Archery course.

Every Sunday morning, Shawn Adams will hone the group’s archery skills. Class size is limited. Participants must have attended at least two of Shawn’s classes prior to registering for the Five Week Program.

Program cost: $175.00 + HST. Adults-only workshop. To register, please call 647-725-1826.

www.CasaLoma.org/events

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Start: October 14, 2012
End: November 11, 2012
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Hockey Hall of Fame 2012 Induction Weekend

The Hockey Hall of Fame is set to welcome the Class of 2012 – Mats Sundin, Joe Sakic, Adam Oates and Pavel Bure. Be a part of the excitement all weekend long at the Hall with tributes to the newest inductees including the launch of the Hall’s new 3D film, autograph sessions, limited edition giveaways, special guest appearances, the Legends Classic, plus more.

The weekend’s events will culminate with the Induction Celebration Gala taking place during the evening of Monday, November 12. Visit HHOF.com for full weekend itinerary and Induction Gala ticket information.

www.HHOF.com

 
Start: November 9, 2012
End: November 12, 2012
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Location: Hockey Hall of Fame

Endgame

In a room safe from the desolate landscape outside, Hamm, a blind man unable to stand, gives orders to his servant, Clov, a man unable to sit, as Hamm’s elderly parents, Nagg and Nell, look on from their trashcan homes. One of master absurdist Samuel Beckett’s most important works, Soulpepper’s acclaimed Endgame returns with a new vision. Directed by Daniel Brooks. Featuring Diego Matamoros, Michael Simpson, Maria Vacratsis and Joseph Ziegler.
www.Soulpepper.ca

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Start: October 26, 2012
End: November 14, 2012
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Venue: The Young Centre for the Performing Arts
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55 Mill Street, Building 49

Sinfonia Toronto

At 8:00pm. Anastasia Rizikov, piano and Berislav Skenderovic, conductor. Canada’s next superstar, First Prize winner of the adult level of the Rotary International Competition in Spain – at age 11!

Tickets: $12 (students), $32 (seniors) and $39 (adults).

www.MasseyHall.com

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Start: October 16, 2012 8:00 pm
End: November 16, 2012 10:00 pm
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Location: Glenn Gould Studio

La Cage Aux Folles

WELCOME TO La Cage Aux Folles! Winner of three 2010 Tony Awards® including the award for BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL, this hilarious new production of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES was the biggest hit of the 2010 Broadway season, leaving audiences in stitches night after night!

Starring George Hamilton and Christopher Sieber tells the story of Georges (George Hamilton), the owner of a glitzy nightclub in lovely Saint-Tropez, and his partner Albin (Christopher Sieber), who moonlights as the glamor­ous chanteuse Zaza. When Georges’ son brings his fiancée’s conservative parents home to meet the flashy pair, the bonds of family are put to the test as the feather boas fly!

LA CAGE is a tuneful and touching tale of one family’s struggle to stay together… stay fabulous… and above all else, stay true to themselves! With a glorious score of hummable melodies and a dynamite cast featuring the “notorious and dangerous Cagelles,” LA CAGE is an indisputable musical comedy classic… and this extraordinary new version shows you why!

www.Mirvish.com

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Start: October 10, 2012
End: November 18, 2012
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Location: Royal Alexandra Theatre

Speaking in Tongues

When a woman goes missing, four marriages fall into a mess of sex, lies, and neglect. Through it all, each couple desperately searches for fulfillment and the line between right and wrong becomes dangerously blurred.

Speaking in Tongues is a thrilling play fresh from Australia; a multi-faceted adventure that reveals the darker side of human nature. The Company Theatre, our Berkeley Street Partners who presented 2011’s critically-acclaimed The Test, return with this intriguing and intelligent play in which nine parallel lives are interlocked by lust, infidelity, and one mysterious stiletto.

www.CanadianStage.com

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Start: October 29, 2012
End: November 24, 2012
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Location: Canadian Stage

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll’s perpetually winsome, subversive, cunning and hilarious children’s classic is given a glorious ballet treatment by British choreographer Christopher Wheeldon that is the very measure of the original.

Outrageously, eye-poppingly theatrical, with stunning sets and costumes by Bob Crowley, and set to an energetic, riveting score by Joby Talbot, Wheeldon revisits and brings to the stage many of the familiar characters from the book, but in ways, and in such brilliant choreographic arrangements, that we feel we’re meeting them for the first time.

A co-production with England’s Royal Ballet, the work was a smash hit on both sides of the Atlantic when it premiered in 2011, enthralling and astounding audiences show after show with its mind-boggling stagecraft, startling choreographic statements and its perfectly nuanced blend of classical dance and sheer entertainment. And all on a summer’s day!

www.National.Ballet.ca

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Start: November 10, 2012
End: November 25, 2012
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Location: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts