September 15, 2013
RESCHEDULED NORTH AMERICAN DATES ANNOUNCED FOR SARAH BRIGHTMAN’S “DREAMCHASER” ALBUM AND TOUR.
Sarah Brightman’s highly anticipated 11th studio album “Dreamchaser” will now be released in North America in April 2013. This will coincide with the timing of her International album release plan that will run through Spring 2013. As a consequence, the North American tour dates will be moved to the fall of 2013.
For tickets please visit: www.Ticketmaster.com
Location: Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street
September 13-15, 2013. North America’s largest Ukrainian street festival, held in Bloor West Village, offers great food, music, children’s activities, exhibits, films, late-night entertainment and more.
For more details: www.ukrainianfestival.com
Location: Bloor West Village
September 12-15, 2013. Held during September in the historic St. Lawrence Market district in Toronto, COMMFFEST combines public exhibits with forums for individuals and communities to engage in a dialogue on social issues and cultural exchange through the powerful language of film in all genres. Its main objective is to bring global communities together to increase awareness and understanding that we are more alike than not. Each film represents a voice to share experiences, educate others on their struggles, and discover common bonds of solidarity.
For more details: www.commffest.com
Location: Along Front Street East near St. Lawrence Market
September 5 – September 15, 2013. The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is the world’s largest public film festival, screening more than 300 films from around the world in venues across the city. Visit our new home at TIFF Bell Lightbox to get into the Festival spirit year-round.
For more details: www.tiff.net
Location: Various Venues
Curated by The Design Museum London in conjunction with Christian Louboutin, this exhibition presents iconic French shoe designer Christian Louboutin, celebrating a career that has pushed the boundaries of high fashion shoe design. This exhibition celebrates Louboutin’s twenty years of designs and inspiration, revealing the artistry and theatricality of his shoe design from stilettos to lace-up boots, studded sneakers and bejeweled pumps. It is a magical journey of style, glamour, power, femininity and elegance.
For tickets: www.microspec.com/tix123/etic.cfm?code=DXCL2013
Venue: Design Exchange — 234 Bay Street
12 Noon Matinee:
EXCELSIOR DIXIELAND JAZZ.
3:30pm: THE SATIN DOLLS
with Mark Kieswetter-Piano.
7:00pm: TARA DAVIDSON DUOs
with Mike Murley-Sax.
9:30pm: AIMEE BUTCHER:
Aimee Butcher-Vocals, Chris Pruden-Piano, Jeff Deegan-Bass
& Robin Claxton-Drums.
For more details: www.TheRex.ca
Venue: The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West
Experience stylish living in lovingly designed and updated private Victorian homes on this tour through the Heritage Conservation District of Cabbagetown.
The 2013 Tour features several whimsical beautiful interiors. This year, the Tour also steps into the history of public housing in Toronto.
This is a self-guided tour. The Tour ticket (booklet) provides the address and description of each home on the Tour as well as an area map to help you find your way around. Begin and finish at any home on the tour. While strolling the shaded sidewalks, enjoy the variety of exceptional front gardens (a glass medallion in the garden indicates a previous winner of the friendly garden competition called Streetscapes in Bloom).
Take a break at the local restaurants many offering special deals to ticket holders. Other special offers from local retailers also appear on the ticket.
Tickets cost $30.00.
Cabbagetown Tour of Homes – September 15, 2013, Noon – 4:00 p.m.
For more details: www.cabbagetowntourofhomes.ca
White and Indian Rhino Exhibits.
9:30am to 4:00pm.
Toronto Zoo has 2 of the 5 species of rhinos that exist on the planet and their wild cousins need our help. Come out and be a part of the Zoo’s conservation efforts and #helptherhinos. Learn about rhinos and their habitats and their role in their environments. Enjoy special Keeper Talks at 12:00pm and 2:00pm (Indian Rhino) and 1:00pm and 4:00pm (White Rhino).
Location: Toronto Zoo — 361A Old Finch Avenue
Garden Tours start June 5 – September 18, 2013. Concerts most Thursdays at 7pm and Sundays at 4pm.
Treat yourself to free, outstanding performances of classical and traditional music from around the world, as
the popular Summer Music in the Garden returns with another superb season. Bench seating is available
but limited, so feel free to bring a lawn chair – and don’t forget your hat or umbrella and sunscreen as shade
is also limited. Concerts proceed weather permitting. Music Garden tours are also available!
For more information: www.harbourfrontcentre.com
Location: Harbourfront Centre – Toronto Music Garden