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March 23, 2013

The Absolutely Positively Completely Made-Up Show!

Comedy for Kids!

It’s playtime! The Second City’s performers lace up their sneakers and reach deep into their imaginations to present The Absolutely Positively Completely Made-Up Show! It’s an hour of interactive, family-friendly games and laughs. Young audience members are encouraged to shout out ideas and even join the fun on stage!

Perfect for ages 13 and under. Snacks and beverages available within our comfortable theatre.

Approx running time: 60 minutes

The Second City — 51 Mercer St., Toronto (2 blocks north of the CN Tower)

PEFFORMANCES:

Saturdays at 1:00pm
Until November 12.

TICKETS:
Individual Tickets: $12 plus tax
Family 4-Packs: $40 plus tax (available at box office or by phone 416-343-0011 or 1-800-263-4485)

Visit The Second City website for more information.

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Date: March 23, 2013
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Weight x3 & 2

World Stage Production

TAO Dance Theater (China)
Production Sponsor: ManuLife Financial

Two incisive works by China’s emerging leaders of contemporary dance that shatter expectations. Weight x3 is a triptych of pieces concerned with stretching the boundaries of physical practice. In 2, the dancers’ bodies fold, collapse, invert and mirror each other to convey the movement (and rigidity) of language. Since its inception in 2008, TAO Dance Theater has established itself as one of the most provocative contemporary dance companies in China. Through rigorous, sincere, and exploratory corporeal research, they are discovering the body’s unknown possibilities and taking Chinese dance in bold new directions.

When: March 20-23, 2013

Location: Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

More Information: Visit www.harbourfrontcentre.com/worldstage

 
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toronto maple leafs vs boston bruins

Face-off: 7:00pm


For tickets please visit: www.mapleleafs.com

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Date: March 23, 2013
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stinky kids: the musical

StinkyKid Britt loves making everyone happy. But this girl who never gets in trouble is in a sticky situation – literally: She has an impossibly epic wad of gum stuck in her hair. All of Britt’s friends are depending on her parents to take them to the new MegaJumper 3000 at Captain Happy’s Jumpy-Fun-Super-Bouncy Indoor Place, so she definitely doesn’t want to disappoint anyone. Britt must rely on her mischievous friends to help her before her parents find out, as they embark on an unexpected adventure across their neighborhood.

Click here to buy tickets.

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Date: March 23, 2013
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live jazz

12 Noon Brunch Matinee:
DANNY MARKS & FRIENDS.
3:30pm: BOB CARY ORCHESTRA:
Big Band led by Bob Cary-Trumpet.
7:00pm: JUSTIN BACCHUS:
Funk, Soul and R&B Classics.
9:45pm: KELLY JEFFERSON:
Kelly Jefferson-Sax, David Braid-Keys, Marc Rogers-Bass &
New York’s Mark McLean-Drums.

For more details: www.TheRex.ca

Location: The Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West

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Date: March 23, 2013
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Toronto Zoo Supports Earth Hour 2013

8:30 pm to 9:30 pm.
Climate change is the simple biggest threat facing polar bears, by reducing our carbon emissions to protect the sea ice polar bears depend on for survival. Toronto Zoo will be turning off all non-essential lights to support polar bear conservation!

For more details: www.torontozoo.com

Location: Toronto Zoo — 361A Old Finch Avenue

Mary Walsh’s Dancing With Rage

Canada’s favourite comedian, Mary Walsh, has created a new show that incorporates all the characters she has played over the years, including the infamous warrior princess, Marg Delahunty, with her armour-plated breasts and razor-sharp wit to “cut through all the BS.” Outrageous, original and totally honest, DANCING WITH RAGE will have you jumping for joy.

For tickets please visit the Off-Mirvish website.

Location: Panasonic Theatre — 651 Yonge Street

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Start: March 5, 2013
End: March 24, 2013
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Canada Blooms: The Toronto Flower and Garden Festival

March 15 – 24, 2013. Canada Blooms has co-located with The National Home Show to create North America’s largest Home and Garden Event at the Direct Energy Center. Experience spectacular feature gardens, visit Canada’s largest Flower Show, meet Canada’s top gardening personalities and shop for the latest gardening products in the Blooms Marketplace. Named one of North America’s Top 100 Events and the Garden Attraction of the Year.

For details visit: www.canadablooms.com

Location: Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place

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Start: March 15, 2013
End: March 24, 2013
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the national home show & canada blooms

It’s time to RENOVATE, RENEW, & REFRESH!

1 ticket, 2 great events!

The National Home Show presented by RE/MAX is the most trusted resource for every home improvement project, inside & out. Ten days of insight and inspiration for making your house a home, featuring HGTV stars like Bryan Baeumler of Leave it to Bryan and Paul Lafrance of Decked Out, 700 retailers, the Dream Home and more new features, all under one roof. Satisfaction guaranteed – or the cost of admission is on us.

The show is co-located with Canada Blooms again this year, the largest North American flower and garden festival. Tour over 50,000 sq. ft of feature gardens and shop the Marketplace for everything from decorative accessories to plants and bulbs.

LOCATION:
Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place
100 Princes’ Blvd.

MORE INFORMATION:
For more information and to buy tickets, visit the National Home show website.

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Start: March 15, 2013
End: March 24, 2013
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Rock Of Ages

The worldwide party musical ROCK OF AGES features a mix of 28 rockin’ 80’s tunes including DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’, WE BUILT THIS CITY, THE FINAL COUNTDOWN, WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE, HERE I GO AGAIN, CAN’T FIGHT THIS FEELING and I WANT TO KNOW WHAT LOVE IS.

In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small town girl met a big city rocker and in LA’s most famous rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the 80’s. It’s five time 2009 Tony® nominee ROCK OF AGES, an arena-rock love story told through the mind blowing, face-melting hits of JOURNEY, NIGHT RANGER, STYX, REO SPEEDWAGON, PAT BENATAR, TWISTED SISTER, POISON, ASIA, WHITESNAKE and many more.

Don’t miss this awesomely good time about dreaming big, playing loud and partying on!

For tickets: www.sonycentre.ca/Performances/Event-Detail.aspx?evtID=900&long=-74.005973&lat=40.714353&showInMap=True

Location: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts — 1 Front Street East

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Start: March 19, 2013
End: March 24, 2013
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