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October 23, 2014 – November 2, 2014

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Start: October 23, 2014
End: November 2, 2014
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November 4, 2014

White Night in Russia

12noon to 1:00pm. Two of Quebec’s young rising stars, violist Marina Thibeault and pianist Michel-Alexandre Broekaert, transport the audience to a musical world both magical and languid with a program featuring the most beautiful works for viola and piano in the Russian repertoire. The duo’s Toronto performance is part of their Ontario tour, part of Emerging Artists Concerts Presented by Desjardins in partnership with Jeunesses Musicales du Canada.

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

 
Date: November 4, 2014
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National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica: Tribute to Rex

The NDTC makes a long awaited return to Toronto. Please join us in welcoming the dance Theatre Company and pay tribute to co-founder and artistic director, the late Professor Rex Nettleford at the Sony Centre on November 4th”, says Seth George Ramocan, Jamaica’s Consul General to Toronto.

Under Artistic Director Barry Moncreiffe, the Sony Centre performance will include Professor Nettleford’s signature choreography “Dialogue for Three”, as well as pieces from the NDTC’s recent season which ended on August 17th, 2014 at Jamaica’s Little Theatre.

Ralston Milton “Rex” Nettleford, OM, FIJ, OCC, was a Jamaican scholar, social critic, choreographer, and Vice-Chancellor Emeritus of the University of the West Indies, the leading research university in the Commonwealth Caribbean. In 1962, Nettleford co-founded the National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica, an ensemble which under his direction, incorporated traditional Jamaican music and dance into a formal balletic repertoire.
The National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica, recently completed its 52nd Season.

For tickets: www.sonycentre.ca

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts — 1 Front street East

 
Date: November 4, 2014
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November 5, 2014

Walk to the Sea

5:30pm to 6:30pm. Award-winning Jewish-Canadian trumpeter and composer David Buchbinder teams up with Grammy-nominated Cuban piano master Hilario Durán and a crew of Canada’s top jazz and world musicians in a unique cross-cultural collaboration that explores the commonalities of music from the Iberian peninsula and their shared Arabic, Roma, Sephardic and North African roots. In this special presentation, they present excerpts from their Juno Award-winning album, Walk to the Sea.

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

 
Date: November 5, 2014
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November 6, 2014

1914 – 1918: Lest We Forget…

12:00 noon to 1:00pm. In a prelude to Remembrance Day and to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War, award-winning young French Canadian pianist Maxim Bernard reflects on the role of the artist during one of the most pivotal periods in Western history. The program features works written during the years 1914 to 1918, including compositions by Rachmaninov, Mednter, Hindemith, Scriabin, Fauré and Ravel.

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

 
Date: November 6, 2014
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November 7, 2014

Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards

Start time: 7:30pm

The best in National Basketball Association (NBA) professional basketball!

For tickets: www.raptors.com

Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street

 
Date: November 7, 2014
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Ottawa Redblacks vs. Toronto Argonauts

Start time: 7:00pm

Fast action professional football in the Canadian Football League (CFL)!

For tickets: www.argonauts.ca

Rogers Centre — One Blue Jays Way

 
Date: November 7, 2014
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November 6, 2014 – November 7, 2014

Sarah McLachlan

Multi-platinum Canadian singer-songwriter and Grammy Award-winner, Sarah McLachlan returns to Massey Hall in support of her eighth studio album SHINE ON. Released on May 5, it is her first full-length recording of new material in four years and was recorded in Montreal and Vancouver with Sarah’s longtime collaborator/producer Pierre Marchand as well as Bob Rock and Vincent Jones.

One of the most celebrated singer songwriters in entertainment with over 40 million albums sold worldwide. She is an eight-time JUNO Award winner and a three-time Grammy Award winner. McLachlan’s landmark fifth album, the 10x-platinum SURFACING, contained two Grammy Award-winning tracks: “Building a Mystery” and “Last Dance.”

For tickets: www.masseyhall.com or call 416-872-4255

Massey Hall — 178 Victoria Street

 
Start: November 6, 2014
End: November 7, 2014
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November 8, 2014

Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games

The zaniness continues as best friends, Toopy and Binoo, return to the live stage in a brand new theatrical production, Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games. Filled with whimsical exuberance, families across Canada will dance and sing-along with Koba Entertainment’s newest musical extravaganza!

The dynamic duo perfectly blends optimism, imagination, and spontaneity in their quest to find the best game ever! The story unfolds as a toy chest full of mismatched game and puzzle ignites a curious imagination: watch as Toopy and Binoo dance with X’s and O’s; wiggle with smiling snakes; try to outwit a gang of dancing ladders.

Along with tea-partying cats, energetic Dusteroo’s and fun-loving sheep, Toopy and Binoo embark on their wackiest and most interactive adventure yet!

Entertaining and unpredictable, Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games integrates music, theatre, dance, puppetry and innovative multimedia technology to create an off-the-wall experience that will delight the entire family!

For tickets: www.sonycentre.ca

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts — 1 Front St. East

 
Date: November 8, 2014
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New York Rangers vs Toronto Maple Leafs

Start time: 7:00pm

The best in National Hockey League action!

For tickets: www.mapleleafs.com

Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street

 
Date: November 8, 2014
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