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November 19, 2013

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. New York Islanders

Puck drops: 7:00pm

For tickets: www.mapleleafs.com

Venue: Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street

Date: November 19, 2013
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Location: Toronto Maple Leafs

Charlotte Checkers vs. Toronto Marlies

Face-off: 7:00pm

Amazing American Hockey League action!

For tickets: www.marlies.ca/tickets/ticketprograms.asp

Venue: Ricoh Coliseum — 100 Princes’ Blvd (Exhibition Place)

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Date: November 19, 2013
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Location: Toronto Marlies

Brazil vs. Chile

November 19, 2013. Event Start Time: 8PM.

Five-time World Cup champion, Brazil, is set to make its first Canadian appearance in nearly 20 years when it squares off against Chile in a friendly soccer match played on natural grass at Rogers Centre on November 19 at 8p.m. The match, part of the Gillette International Soccer Series, also includes Argentina vs. Ecuador in New York on November 15; Brazil vs. Honduras on November 16 in Miami; and Argentina vs. Bosnia in St. Louis on November 18.

For Tickets: www.ticketmaster.ca/brazil-vs-chilean-national-football-team-toronto-ontario-11-19-2013/event/10004B4ADA4F9D43?artistid=883884&majorcatid=10004&minorcatid=11

Location: Rogers Centre – 1 Blue Jays Way

 
Date: November 19, 2013
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Location: Rogers Centre

Live Jazz

6:30pm:
FERN LINDZON TRIO:
Fern Lindzon-Piano/Vocals,
Brendan Davis-Bass, and
Nick Fraser-Drums.
9:30: DAVE YOUNG QUINTET:
Kevin Turcotte-Trumpet, Perry White-Sax, Gary Williamson-Piano, Dave Young-Bass
& Terry Clarke-Drums.

For more details: www.TheRex.ca

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

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Date: November 19, 2013
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Chamber Connections: Brahms — Free Concert Series

November 19, 2013. 12 – 1 p.m. Chamber Music Series.

Two Rebanks Fellows of The Glenn Gould School of The Royal Conservatory, violinist Luri Lee and cellist Jonathan Lo, team up with two of the country’s most established artists and young artist mentors, pianist Jamie Parker and violinist Barry Shiffman. They present an exquisite program of solo and chamber works, featuring Brahms’s youthful masterwork, the Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, whose tour-de-force “Rondo alla Zingarese” is guaranteed to bring the house down.

The Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre is a unique opportunity to experience diverse artistic programming in what has become one of Toronto’s most exciting cultural hubs. Six inspiring series offer concerts, dance performances and engaging presentations that feature both up-and-coming young artists and established international stars. All performances are FREE to the public, with admission on a first-come, first-served basis. Concertgoers are encouraged to arrive early as late seating is not available.

For more information: www.coc.ca

Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts — 145 Queen Street West

 
Date: November 19, 2013
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Location: Canadian Opera Company

Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival

November 19 – November 24, 2013. Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival showcases environmentally themed films as a catalyst for public awareness, discussion and appropriate action on the ecological health of the planet.

For more information: www.planetinfocus.org

Venue: TIFF Bell Lightbox — 350 King Street West

 
Start: November 19, 2013
End: November 24, 2013
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David Bowie Is

Straight from London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, North America’s debut of hit exhibition includes culture icon’s original stage costumes, instruments, album art and music videos.

This fall the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) offers North America its first chance to take an exciting odyssey through the world of pioneering artist David Bowie—musician, performer and style icon—in the acclaimed exhibition David Bowie is, direct from the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum in London, England. Spanning five decades and featuring more than 300 objects from Bowie’s personal archive, the multi-media show exposes the groundbreaking artist’s collaborations in the fields of fashion, sound, theatre, art and film. David Bowie is will open on Sept. 25, 2013 and runs to Nov. 27, 2013, giving Toronto two full months to live the experience. The AGO is the exhibition’s first stop on its world tour.

Acclaimed by the New York Times as “united in sound and vision in a way rarely seen in a museum,” David Bowie is marks the first international exhibition devoted to the British-born musician and performer (born David Robert Jones in 1947), who has sold more than 140 million albums to date throughout his genre-defying career. Organized thematically, the show immerses visitors in a spectacular and interactive trip through Bowie’s numerous personae and legendary performances, with particular attention paid to his artistic influences. His experiments with Surrealism, German Expressionism, Music Hall, mime and Japanese Kabuki performance are all explored in an explosion of colour, light and sound.

For more information: www.ago.net/david-bowie-is-coming-to-the-ago-this-fall

Location: Art Gallery of Ontario — 317 Dundas Street West

 
Start: September 25, 2013
End: November 27, 2013
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Location: Art Gallery of Ontario

The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble

While making her mother’s Everything-That-Is-Bad-For-You casserole, Iris struggles with life, family and the unwieldy laws of the universe. Beth Graham (co-creator of the acclaimed Drowning Girls) has painted a heartbreaking but funny portrait of family in crisis.

For tickets: www.factorytheatre.ca

Venue: Factory Theatre — 125 Bathurst Street

 
Start: November 2, 2013
End: December 1, 2013
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ROM Friday Night Live

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) stays up late as
ROM Friday Night Live (#FNLROM) returns for
its fourth season of eight cutting edge Friday
nights in Toronto. This popular adult only event
(ages 19 +) redefines the museum experience from
7 pm to midnight each Friday night from October
18 to December 6, 2013.

#FNLROM continues to offer hip and eclectic
entertainment and inventive programming,
including dance, film presentations, music, art,
interactive conversations and contesting. ElectriCITY Events returns to deliver the city’s hottest house
DJs every week, as well as live house jazz by Jamie Ruben Trio and U of T JazzProgram. Local and
international spoken word poets also perform weekly. Friday Night Live continues to serve up some of
Toronto’s best known and best loved pop-up food vendors, including City Gourmet, Pimenton, The
Saucy Pierogi, Curbside Bliss, Gourmet Gringos, HotBunzz Street Cuizine, Kanto by Tita Flips,
LaRivolta, and Little Tomato Catering, New this season FNL features international and domestic craft
beer Peroni and Amsterdam.

For more details: www.rom.on.ca

Location: Royal Ontario Museum — 100 Queen’s Park

 
Start: October 18, 2013
End: December 6, 2013
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Location: Royal Ontario Museum

Winners and Losers

An exhilarating, playful, and brutally honest two-hander from the producers of 2013’s Someone Else.

Produced by Theatre Replacement and Neworld Theatre, in association with Crow’s Theatre, Presented by Crow’s Theatre in association with Canadian Stage
Winners and Losers is a staged conversation that embraces the ruthless logic of modern-day capitalism, and tests its impact on our closest personal relationships. Theatre artists and long-time friends Marcus Youssef and James Long sit at a table and play a game they made up called “winners and losers,” in which they name things and people — Pamela Anderson, microwave ovens, Goldman Sachs, their fathers — and debate whether, from their perspective, these things are winners or losers. As the conversation unfolds, the competition quickly begins to have an unanticipated cost.

“Youssef… and Long… have delivered the goods — the thrilling, experimental, theatrical goods.” – Georgia Straight.

“The experience for the audience is exhilarating.” – Vancouver arts journalist Jo Ledingham.

“Verbal fireworks.” – The Globe and Mail.

For more details: www.canadianstage.com

Venue: Berkeley Street Theatre — 26 Berkeley Street

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Start: November 10, 2013
End: December 8, 2013
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Location: Canadian Stage