September 28, 2013
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)
Saturdays at 1:00pm
Until November 12.
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.
Game 3 in a best of 3 Test Series – Canada take on the USA in the 4th Colonial Cup and the Wolverines final match of the 2013 season. The USA come into this match ranked 10th in the RLIF World Rankings. This will be a fierce out and out battle, where only one team can emerge victorious. Can Canada get revenge on the USA? Will Canada win their 1st Colonial Cup title? Come out an support your nation for some great fun, great food, and heart pounding action.
Saturday, September 28, 2013 7:00 PM EDT (6:00 PM Doors).
For more info and to follow your Canada Wolverines go to www.canadarugbyleague.com
Hey Toronto, the second annual JFL42, presented in association with Air Canada, is back from September 19 – 28th! This year’s three headliners include the entire cast of Family Guy (Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, and Mila Kunis) joined by a 40-piece orchestra, Aziz Ansari and Sarah Silverman.
1 pass gives you a seat to 1 or all 3 of our star headliners (depending on the pass you choose) PLUS with your Festival pass you have access to 42 other really cool comedy things. For the hardcore comedy fans out there, don’t miss the ultimate VIP pass that gets you 3 nights of headliners (the same time, the same seats, pretty sweet).
The other 42 acts include Bill Burr, Marc Maron, Janeane Garofalo, Hannibal Buress, Maria Bamford, Set List, Sam Simmons, Andy Kindler, Ryan Belleville, Graham Chittenden, Chris Locke, Second City, Alt.Com, Yuk Yuk’s, Comedy Bar, Mark Little and Kyle Dooley…and there are still way more to come!
“The 42” will perform across the city in venues of all sizes, all depending on passholder demand. It’s the comedy festival of your dreams where you get to create your own schedule and design your festival experience. Go to JFL42.com for more information about the Festival and everything your pass gets you.
Sarah Silverman – September 20th, 7:00pm & 10:00pm.
Aziz Ansari – September 27th, 7:00pm & 10:00pm.
Family Guy Live – September 28th, 7:00pm & 10:00pm.
For tickets: www.sonycentre.ca
Venue: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts — 1 Front Street East
July 20, 27, August 3, 10, 24, 31 & September 7, 28; 12:00 PM.
Interested in learning what goes on behind the scenes at Peller Estates Winery Restaurant? Then join us for an afternoon in Chef Parsons’ kitchen where you’ll have a front row seat to watch his culinary team in action. Begin your experience with a glass of our award-winning sparkling wine while listening to a culinary brigade host share the secrets of pairing food and wine. Your experience culminates in a seasonally inspired 4-course tasting menu expertly paired with our award-winning wines.
Cost: $97 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.
How to Book: Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com
Location: Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Jack Johnson performs at historic Massey Hall on September 28 in support of his sixth studio album, From Here To Now To You, to be released on September 17 through Johnson’s own Brushfire Records. Inspired by his solo acoustic Hawaiian Islands Theater Tour last year, Johnson will play some of the most beautiful and intimate seated theatres in North America this fall.
As with all of his tours since 2008, Johnson will donate 100% of his tour profits to charity. In addition, Johnson and his production team, alongside Reverb, will continue to pave the way in green touring practices and community engagement initiatives. Tour vehicles will be fueled by domestic sustainable biodiesel wherever possible, concertgoers will be offered mass transportation options, waste reduction measures will be expanded and single-use disposable water bottles will continue to be eliminated backstage. In addition the tour will source local food from “farm to stage”, produce and offer eco-friendly merchandise, provide free water refill stations and invest in community based carbon offset projects. For all details, visit www.jackjohnsonmusic.com/greening.
For more details and tickets: www.MasseyHall.com
Massey Hall — 178 Victoria Street
12 Noon Matinee: DANNY MARKS & FRIENDS. 3:30pm: CHRIS HUNT TENTET: Modern,
Original Big Band Jazz. 7:30pm: JUSTIN BACCHUS: Funk, Soul and R&B Classics.
9:45pm: The Rex’s Annual Birthday Tribute to John Coltrane: PAT LaBARBERA & KIRK
MacDONALD QUINTET: Kirk MacDonald-Sax, Pat LaBarbera-Sax, Brian Dickinson-Piano,
Neil Swainson-Bass, Bob McLaren-Drums.
For more details: www.TheRex.ca
Venue: The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West
Dig out your lederhosen and dirndls and join us for the anticipated 2nd annual Toronto
Oktoberfest! Inspired by traditions started in Munich, Germany over 200 years ago,
Toronto Oktoberfest brings a taste of Munich to the City as it captures the essence of
Bavarian festivities through authentic food, drink and merriment. Experience a genuine
Festhalle filled with traditional Bavarian dancers, polka bands, German and European
biers, authentic Bavarian fare, singing and dancing and so much more!
Friday September 27th and Saturday September 28th.
Venue: Kool Haus, Guvernment Entertainment Complex — 132 Queens Quay East
In 2011 The Mendelssohn expressed his gratitude to Ferdinand David, concertmaster of Mendelssohn’s orchestra in Leipzig, by composing this marvellous concerto for him. It contains all the drama, allure, and virtuosity that a great concerto needs, plus the elfin sparkle that Mendelssohn channelled more than any other composer.
Come for: In 2011, The Times of London wrote, “[Ray Chen] plays with a maturity that scarcely suggests someone still only 21. Colours dance, moods swing, and Chen’s artistry blazes.”
And more: Hear a fantastic violin concerto.
For tickets or details: www.roythomsonhall.com
Venue: Roy Thomson Hall — 60 Simcoe Street