November 26, 2014
12 noon to 1:00pm. Award-winning young Swiss pianist and composer Jean-Sélim Abdemoula showcases his virtuosity and expressive range in an exquisite program of works by Janáček (In the Mists, On an Overgrown Path) and Chopin (Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor).
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.
Please visit our website: www.coc.ca
Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts — 145 Queen Street West
November 26, 2014 – November 27, 2014
Two of Stravinsky’s most appealing scores—the cheeky Russian fairground antics of the heartsick puppet Petrouchka, and the roguish romantic schemes of the Renaissance rascal, Pulcinella (Punch)—bookend Haydn’s enchanting, Roma-flavoured piano concerto.
For tickets: www.tso.ca
Roy Thomson Hall — 60 Simcoe Street
November 28, 2014
November 29, 2014
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage are back at it again with the return of “MythBusters – Behind the Myths” in Toronto on November 29, 2014. Their new show promises to be an outrageous evening of entertainment featuring brand new on-stage experiments, behind-the-scenes stories and some of your all-time favorites. A new immersive video experience will keep you bolted to your seat.
Scientific advisory – this show is for everyone from 5 to 95 and may result in explicit learning! Don’t miss out on your chance to be selected from the audience to assist in their mind-twisting and unorthodox approach to science.
“My smile muscles hurt so much from laughing and enjoying the performance. It was a great time had by all!” – Matthew, 8th Grade Science Teacher
For tickets: www.sonycentre.ca
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts — 1 Front St. East
November 26, 2014 – November 29, 2014
Multiple JUNO-winner and Grammy nominee Gordon Lightfoot returns to Massey Hall this fall.
The 150 concerts that have followed the Canadian music icon’s first two sold-out concerts at Massey Hall in March 1967 have become legendary. They have been described by the Toronto Star “as a defining event in the cultural life of Toronto.” The iconic singer-songwriter continues his seventh decade of touring, and will be at Massey Hall for four nights this November.
For tickets: www.masseyhall.com or call 416-872-4255
Massey Hall — 178 Victoria Street
November 29, 2014
Event Start Time: 8PM
After a very successful debut in 2013, the world’s leading dance event –Bud Light Sensation – is coming back to Rogers Centre for another wild night of musical excitement. Since its inception in the Netherlands in 2000, Sensation has taken the global clubhouse music scene by storm. More than 70 shows in over 20 countries have attracted more than one million attendees with premier DJs. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 19+ ONLY EVENT (ID REQUIRED UPON ENTRANCE) AND STRICT DRESS CODE IS IN EFFECT – ALL WHITE ATTIRE REQUIRED.
BE ADVISED GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS DO NOT GUARANTEE ACCESS TO THE FLOOR.
For Tickets: bit.ly/1neozlX
Location: Rogers Centre- 1 Blue Jays Way
A curator has been murdered and a trail of clues left behind, connected to secrets in the collections. As you solve clues, you’ll begin to piece together a tale of greed, lust, pride and revenge. There are multiple suspects, one victim and you, the sleuths, must crack a cryptic code left in the curator’s appointment book to solve the mystery.
On an Urban Capers Scavenger Hunt, you don’t collect items, but rather answers to tricky and humourous questions. This event is not associated with the ROM. Tickets must be purchased in advance at www.urbancapers.com/murder-at-the-royal-ontario-museum/.
Come to Yonge-Dundas Square for a day of free family-friendly fun. The day’s festivities include stage performances and meet and greets with some of the children’s favourite characters – the Octonauts, Frozen Ice Queen & Princess, Peter Pan and Friends.
You can also take your family holiday photos in our giant snow globe! KidzFest is part of Winter Magic and is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Improvement Area. Free Admission. Donation accepted for Downtown Yonge BIA charity partners.
Please visit our website: www.wintermagic.ca
‘Tis the season to come aboard one of the two largest ships in Toronto to celebrate the festive holiday season complete with delicious buffet meal and dancing. Enjoy our festal buffet with all the trimmings, including such holiday classics as a carving of roast turkey and a carving of prime rib roast beef. Indulge in our full sweets table with scrumptious cakes, Christmas cookies and fresh fruit. Discover a winter wonderland out on the harbour and see the Toronto’s skyline lit up like a Christmas tree during the 3 hour cruise.
Mariposa Cruises has been sailing the city’s Harbourfront from April to New Year’s Eve for more than 25 years and welcomes over 100,000 guests each season. Mariposa Cruises has built its reputation as the leader in the Toronto harbour, with an impressive fleet of six distinctive ships, varying in size and style. Docked in a prime location at Toronto’s waterfront alongside Queens Quay Terminal, Mariposa Cruises can accommodate groups of 15 to 575.
Calendar link for booking events: tickets.mariposacruises.com/programm.php