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Events

Friday, October 25

 A Little Shop of Horrors

IT’S FUNNY HOW LOVE CAN GROW Skid Row florist’s clerk Seymour Krelborn is too shy to declare his love for his co-worker Audrey – until a mysterious exotic...

80s Starcourt Halloween Spooktacular

Reach the stars Fly a fantasy Dream a dream And what you see will be! Experience the ultimate 80s Halloween Bash as the Gladstone Hotel transforms into...

9 & 99: The Howe - Gretzky Exhibition

Never seen before. Never seen again. An exhibition unlike any other, paying homage to the most prolific scorers of our generations. Witness the greatest...

AFTER SCHOOL OPERA PROGRAM

The COC’s After School Opera Program is a community arts program for children between the ages of 7 and 12 involving the creation and presentation of an...

ALMIGHTY VOICE AND HIS WIFE

Romeo and Juliet. Orpheus and Eurydice. Almighty Voice and His Wife. This powerful true story is shaken up and reimagined into an eloquent tale of tragic...

Amici Chamber Ensemble with Russell Braun, the Elmer Iseler Singers, and the Canadian Children's Opera Company Chorus

A multi-faceted celebration of the 150th birthday of the “soul of Armenian music,” Komitas. “Composer Komitas Vardapet survived a genocide …. He should be...

Art Toronto

Founded in 2000, Art Toronto is Canada’s international contemporary and modern art fair, located at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in the city’s...

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL

A SHOW TO MAKE YOUR SPIRIT SHINE Dreams don’t come easy in the hardscrabble mining town, riven by a bitter national strike, where eleven-year-old Billy...

Black Box Session: Humber School for Writers, Love & Defiance Podcast

The Black Box session returns. This is a live taping of Humber School for Writers’ Love & Defiance podcast. Author, filmmaker and Humber School for Writers...

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL- ALEGRÍA, IN A NEW LIGHT

In a New Light Beloved by fans around the world, iconic Alegría is reinterpreted in a renewed version to share its timeless story once more. The classic...

Cannupa Hanska Luger: Every One & Kali Spitzer: Sister

The crisis surrounding murdered and missing Indigenous women, girls, trans, and queer community members continues, with thousands of documented cases in both...

Early Rubens

Discover the larger-than-life drama of Early Rubens this fall at the AGO A master storyteller whose larger-than-life paintings illustrate scenes from...

Fall Cottage Life Show

Whether you’re looking to warm up your cottage with fall décor and tasty recipes, or get a head start on planning big or small renovations for the next...

Into the Light: Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald

A comprehensive examination of the accomplishments and legacy of the Winnipeg artist Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald (1890–1956), the last member to join the Group...

It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection

Famous guitarist Kirk Hammett, of the heavy metal band Metallica, has created one of the world’s most extraordinary collections of classic horror and sci-fi...

Janet Nungnik: Revelations

This exhibition of new textile works by Baker Lake artist Janet Nungnik (b.1954) was produced over a period of more than 15 years. Nungnik’s embroidered and...

Maud Lewis

One of Canada’s most beloved folk artists, Maud Lewis (1903–1970) is known for her brightly-coloured paintings of rural Nova Scotia. Working from her cabin...

Nazanine Hozar in Conversation with John Irving

Meet debut author Nazanine Hozar, a rising star of the literary world, in conversation with one of her biggest fans, international bestselling author and...

Othello

WHEN PASSION MEETS POISON Undeterred by the differences in their backgrounds and life experiences, Othello and Desdemona defy prejudice to be united in...

PRIVATE LIVES

YOU CAN’T FIGHT LOVE – BUT IT’S FUN TO TRY Divorced for five years, Elyot and Amanda are reunited by chance – while honeymooning with their new spouses....

Reading & Interview: Doyali Islam and Ashleigh Young

What does it mean to step into adulthood as a woman in today’s world? How deeply can external voices influence inner dialogue? These questions and more are...

Robert Houle: Histories

This exhibition presents a selection of works by the leading Saulteaux artist Robert Houle who grew up in Sandy Bay First Nation on the western shore of Lake...

Screemers

SCREEMERS IS BACK AT THE BETTER DEAD CENTRE! Tickets are on sale now with dates starting October 11 - November 2nd. Toronto’s original and best haunted...

THE CRUCIBLE

ONE MAN’S SIN. EVERYONE’S TRAGEDY In the Puritan town of Salem, Massachusetts, farmer John Proctor has been conducting an illicit relationship with a young...

THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR

MISTRESSES OF MISCHIEF Pursuing two respectably married women at the same time, a would-be seducer fails to anticipate that his targets will, quite...

THE NEVERENDING STORY

FIND YOURSELF IN A WORLD OF FANTASY Hiding in a closet to avoid school bullies, ten-year-old Bastian becomes immersed in a strangely compelling book: the...

TURANDOT

The Canadian Opera Company’s 2019/2020 season opens with Puccini’s Turandot. This breathtaking opera tells the story of Calaf as he plays a deadly game to...

The Way She Looks: A History of Female Gazes in African Portraiture

Photographs from The Walther Collection Drawn from the extraordinary holdings of The Walther Collection, The Way She Looks revisits the history of African...

Toronto Biennial of Art

Launching September 21, 2019, the 75-day Toronto Biennial of Art presents local, national, and international contemporary art in a citywide event as...

Toronto Chocolate Festival

Toronto becomes a chocolate-coated metropolis as events, including The Chocolate Ball; Cocouture celebrate everything chocolate. Visit their website for...

Toronto International Festival of Authors

Welcome to Canada’s oldest and largest festival of words and ideas! The Toronto International Festival of Authors is a charitable, cultural organization...

Toronto Maple Leafs VS San Jose Sharks

The best in professional National Hockey League (NHL) action!

Toronto Poetry Slam Featuring Ian Keteku

Back for the third time at the Festival, this high-energy poetry showcase features some of the city’s most engaging spoken word artists. Presented in...

imagineNATIVE Film & Media Arts Festival

Come celebrate their 20th anniversary with the imagineNATIVE Film & Media Arts Festival. This international festival celebrates the latest works by...

Halloween Haunt

Halloween Haunt at Canada’s Wonderland is the largest Halloween event in the Greater Toronto Area, transforming the theme park into a scream park with...

Friday, October 25