December 14, 2017
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An artistic chimney in Toronto that sounds like cormorantsAn artistic chimney in Toronto that sounds like cormorants

Dec 13, 2017 | The Living City Art Exhibition, at Toronto's Evergreen Brick Works runs until Dec. 31.
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Mackenzie Patterson

Local girl inspires bald is beautiful campaignLocal girl inspires bald is beautiful campaign

Post City Staff

Festive finds aplenty at Bedford Park shopFestive finds aplenty at Bedford Park shop

Dec 1, 2017 | Tucked away off Yonge Street just north of Lawrence Avenue is a little shop teeming with trees of all shapes and sizes. Inside, with his trademark Christmas sweaters and a grin from ear to ear, the...
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Post City Staff

Of inflatable Santas and other Moore Park miraclesOf inflatable Santas and other Moore Park miracles

Dec 12, 2017 | The residents of Inglewood Drive in Moore Park are surely on the nice list this year. The street is known for putting up large inflatable Santas which draw crowds of passersby from all over the GTA.
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Post City Staff

An in-depth look at how the city’s most vulnerable live amongst its most affluentAn in-depth look at how the city’s most vulnerable live amongst its most affluent

Midtown shelters are at capacity and Out of the Cold programs are overflowing in North Toronto and Forest Hill, as advocates push for more emergency shelters

Samantha Peksa

A two-person race for T.O. mayor?A two-person race for T.O. mayor?

Dec 1, 2017 | Councillor Joe Cressy is the kind of person this city needs as mayor. He’s young, progressive, politically skilled in getting things done and has an appealing manner. He works well with political...
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John Sewell

How safe is our neighbourhood? Part TwoHow safe is our neighbourhood? Part Two

Nov 16, 2017 | This is the second installment in our two-part series on crime in midtown Toronto neighbourhoods. Today, we take a look at robberies, assault and theft over $5,000.
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Sewell on City Hall: Google’s Sidewalk Labs or more housing?Sewell on City Hall: Google’s Sidewalk Labs or more housing?

Nov 14, 2017 | We need big new ideas about the city, and there are two ways of getting them. One is to take up the offer from the Google subsidiary Sidewalk Labs, which has proposed an innovative community on 16...
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John Sewell

Former city councillor pens memoirFormer city councillor pens memoir

Plus a street on York University campus is named for Moscoe

Chris Suppa

Pilot project permits backyard hens  in Midtown, but critics are calling fowlPilot project permits backyard hens in Midtown, but critics are calling fowl

Nov 8, 2017 | On Oct. 2, Toronto City Council approved a pilot project, 23 votes to 14, that will allow residents in select wards to both own and raise backyard hens.
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Marika Washchyshyn

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On May 22, a 24-year-old Uber driver from Belleville was arrested for kidnapping a young female passenger he had picked up in the Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue area.

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5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

ChanukahPalooza

Its back! The longest running family Chanukah concert in the GTA. Join Judy & David for lots of sing along fun as they celebrate Chanukah. With special guests Marky Weinstock, OozaKazoo and...

Cost: $18-$28

Where?
City Playhouse Theatre
1000 New Westminster Dr
Vaughan, ON  L4J 8G3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Camp George
Website »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Holiday Soliloquy Concert

The Festival Wind Orchestra is excited to announce our Holiday Soliloquy Concert. It will be held at the beautiful Isabel Bader Theatre on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. Our programme...

Cost: Adult $20, 
Student (13 years and older) and senior $15, Kids 12 and under Free

Where?
Isabel Bader Theatre
93 Charles Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 2C7
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Festival Wind Orchestra
Contact name: Alex
Website »

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Christmas Sing & Ring

Join the handbells, choir and band of St. John's York Mills to bring in Christmas with lots of familiar carols and Christmas songs for the whole family to sing.

Cost: Free offering donation for charity

Where?
St. John's York Mills Anglican Church
19 Don Ridge Drive
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-225-6611
Contact name: St. John's York Mills
Website »

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: The Snowman

Performers David Amado conductor Resonance Youth Choir Tha Spot Holiday Dancers This beloved holiday film returns to the stage and screen in a program filled with your holiday favourites. The...

Cost: from $37.75

Where?
Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe Street
Toronto, ON  M5J 2H5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 141-659-83375
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Intermediate Belly Dancing at Yonge & Eglinton

These Intermediate/Advanced Belly Dancing classes will continue your instruction in the ancient yet modern art of Egyptian Belly Dance. This session you'll concentrate on fundamental movements...

Cost: $105 for 12 classes

Where?
Central Eglinton Community Centre
160 Eglinton Ave East
ground floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Central Eglinton Community Centre
Telephone: 416-392-0511
Contact name: Nancy Lyon
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tuesday Lunch-time Hatha Yoga

In this Hatha Yoga class, you will work through a series of postures that will strengthen your body and calm your mind, one pose leading to the next, so that you leave feeling strong and...

Cost: $13.00 drop in

Where?
Central Eglinton Community Centre
160 Eglinton Ave East
ground floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Central Eglinton Community Centre
Telephone: 416-392-0511
Contact name: Nancy Lyon
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Chanukah Lighting at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

In celebration of the first night of Chanukah, talented students from the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre’s Suzuki Music Program will be performing and lighting the menorah in the...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5S 2J2
View map »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Pilates on the Stability Ball at Yonge & Eglinton

If you have done Pilates before, why not take your Pilates to the next level with Pilates on the Stability Ball, which will strengthen your core and focus on the five principles of Pilates...

Cost: $13.00 drop in

Where?
Central Eglinton Community Centre
160 Eginton Ave East
ground floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Central Eglinton Community Centre
Telephone: 416-392-0511
Contact name: Nancy Lyon
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Christmas Cheer with Ben Heppner

The Hannaford Street Silver Band is pleased to announce Christmas Cheer! The Christmas season officially begins with the Hannaford Band and this year is no exception. Hosted by the incomparable...

Cost: $15-$45

Where?
Metropolitan United Church
56 Queen Street East
Toronto, ON  M5C 2Z3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Hannaford Street Silver Band
Telephone: 416-366-7723
Contact name: Wendy Limbertie
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Choralairs Choir will be starting their 54th Season on Tuesday September 12th

We Welcome New members to join our 4-part harmony choir. (We are especially looking for Tenors and Basses.) No auditions are required, just the love of singing and the ability to carry a tune....

Cost: membership fee $160. for the year

Where?
Edithvale Community Centre
131 Finch Ave
Toronto, ON  M2N 2H8
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Choralairs Choir of North York
Contact name: Sally or Martha
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Canadian Brass Christmas

Performers Lucas Waldin conductor Canadian Brass Etobicoke School of the Arts Chorus Program Program includes: John McPherson: In Excelcis Gloria (After the Huron Carol): Sesquie for...

Cost: From $43.90

Where?
Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe Street
Toronto, ON  M5J 2H5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 141-659-83375
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Xbox Bowling for Adults and Seniors

Come and learn how to bowl using Xbox Kinect. It is easier than regular bowling! It's a great low impact exercise! No Experience Needed! If we want to try other Xbox games, we can do that...

Cost: Free

Where?
Brentwood Library
36 Brentwood Road North
Toronto, ON  M8X 2B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Brentwood Library
Telephone: 416-394-5247
Contact name: Todd Buhrows
Website »

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Canadian Brass Christmas

Performers Lucas Waldin conductor Canadian Brass Etobicoke School of the Arts Chorus Canadian Brass, alongside the TSO and Etobicoke School of the Arts Chorus, lights up the holiday season with...

Cost: from $39.50

Where?
Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe Street
Toronto, ON  M5J 2H5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 141-659-83375
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Touching Strangers: Being afraid in a hazardous world with author Stacey Madden

Join us at Barbara Frum Library where Toronto-based author Stacey Madden will be reading from, discussing, and answering questions about his most recent novel, Touching Strangers. December 13,...

Cost: Free

Where?
Barbara Frum Library - Toronto Public Library
20 Covington Rd.
Toronto, ON  M6A 3C1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-395-5440
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Zumba at Yonge & Eglinton

Increase both the fun and exercise in your week with these Wednesday and Thursday evening Zumba classes conveniently located at Yonge & Eglinton. Get in shape with a party instead of a workout!...

Cost: $13.00 drop in

Where?
Central Eglinton Community Centre
160 Eglinton Ave East
ground floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Central Eglinton Community Centre
Telephone: 416-392-0511
Contact name: Nancy Lyon
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Canadian Brass Christmas

Performers Lucas Waldin conductor Canadian Brass Etobicoke School of the Arts Chorus Canadian Brass, alongside the TSO and Etobicoke School of the Arts Chorus, lights up the holiday season with...

Cost: From $43.90

Where?
Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe Street
Toronto, ON  M5J 2H5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 141-659-83375
Website »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Zumba at Yonge & Eglinton

Increase both the fun and exercise in your week with these Wednesday and Thursday evening Zumba classes conveniently located at Yonge & Eglinton. Get in shape with a party instead of a workout!...

Cost: $13.00 drop in

Where?
Central Eglinton Community Centre
160 Eglinton Ave East
ground floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Central Eglinton Community Centre
Telephone: 416-392-0511
Contact name: Nancy Lyon
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
View map »

12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

For more information:
Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
Website »

2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Christmas at the Carousel

Christmas at the Carousel - 8080 Birchmount Road, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Santa Claus will be on hand as we kick off the holidays at the Pride of Canada Carousel. Skate and Sing with...

Cost: Free

Where?
8080 Birchmount Road, Unionville, ON.
Markham, ON  L6G 0A2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Downtown Markham
Contact name: Jake

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Rude introduced by Clement Virgo

The debut feature from Jamaican-born, Toronto-raised filmmaker Clement Virgo weaves together the stories of three urban- dwelling Torontonians — a boxer who is forced to examine his own...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

BJM - Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal - DANCE ME/LEONARD COHEN

Toronto Premiere A vibrant dance homage to poet, artist and musician Leonard Cohen, “Dance Me/Leonard Cohen” is a new and exclusive dance program from BJM that will deliver its world...

Cost: Price range: $55 - $145

Where?
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
1 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1B2
, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sony Centre’s Dance Collection “Dance Me/Music of Leonard Cohen”

“Dance Me/Music of Leonard Cohen” – BJM – Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal Friday, December 15, 2017 at 8pm – Toronto Premiere A vibrant dance homage to poet,...

Cost: Ticket prices range from $55 - $145 each plus applicable service charges.

Where?
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
1 Front St. E.
Toronto, ON  M5E 1B2
View map »

Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
View map »

For more information:
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Addams Family Musical

It's family first and family last in this hilarious, family musical! The Addams Family features an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the...

Cost: Adults: $35 / Students: $20

Where?
Papermill Theatre
67 Pottery Road
Toronto, ON  M4K 2B9
View map »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
View map »

For more information:
Website »

5:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Drive for Dreidels at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

There are thousands of Jewish children in the GTA whose parents cannot afford to buy Chanukah gifts without your help. Please share some holiday happiness by dropping off new, unwrapped toys or...

Cost: Free

Where?
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON
View map »

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse identities of more than 20 artists....

Cost: Tickets are $12 for students, $15 for seniors and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 416-646-4677
Website »

10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

The AGO marks Canada’s 150th with an ambitious contemporary exhibition: Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th anniversary with Every.Now.Then: Reframing Nationhood, a dynamic contemporary exhibition that aims to address the mistakes of the...

Cost: Tickets for the exhibition are included in the price of general admission

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
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10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters debuts in Canada at the AGO

Don’t miss this rare glimpse into the fantastic and frightful world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro with the Art Gallery of Ontario’s major exhibition, Guillermo del Toro:...

Cost: Cost varies, please visit www.ago.net/guillermo-del-toro-at-home-with-monsters

Where?
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, ON  M5T 1G4
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12:00 AM

Myseum Presents: Music From People City

Legendary musicians, top music venues, a vibrant recording industry, sound shaping communities and avid music fans have solidified Toronto’s reputation as one of the hippest music cities...

Cost: Events are free for the public. New Years eve event tickets sold separately

Where?
Multiple Venues
Toronto, ON

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Sponsor: Myseum of Toronto
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2:00 PM -

Xiaojing Yan | Out from among the tranquil woods

Markham-based Xiaojing Yan is known for her intricate sculptural installations that explore the intersections of the natural and cultural worlds. Her work is at once simple and complex, concrete...

Cost: Free

Where?
Varley Art Gallery
216 Main Street Unionville
Markham, ON  L3R 2H1
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

A Temple Sinai Program – Chanukkah

Warmth for everyone! Don’t miss this exciting Chanukkah event, for all ages. Join Temple Sinai as we: Dance to create warmth with Magen Boys Entertainment; Watch a heart-warming and funny...

Cost: $22

Where?
Temple Sinai Congregation of Toronto
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5M 3B1
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Sponsor: Temple Sinai Congregation of Toronto
Telephone: 416-487-4161
Contact name: Temple Office
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Program Program includes: Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra Artistic Director & Conductor Earl Lee guides the TSYO’s season to a grand close with...

Cost: from $28.00

Where?
Koernr Hall
273 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2
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Sponsor: Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 416-598-3375
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7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The Hungriest Woman in the World

Emerging theatre collective Pencil Kit Productions premiers The Hungriest Woman in the World by Canadian poet and playwright Shannon Bramer, who comes into this production hot off the...

Cost: $17-$40

Where?
Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace
16 Ryerson Avenue
Toronto, ON  M5T 2P3
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Sponsor: Pencil Kit Productions
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8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Heisenberg

A chance encounter propels two strangers on a life-changing course in this intimate romantic drama from Tony Award-winning English playwright Simon Stephens (Curious Incident of the Dog in the...

Cost: $39 - $69

Where?
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley St
Toronto, ON  M5A 2W3
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Sponsor: Canadian Stage
Telephone: 416-368-3110
Contact name: Box Office
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Black Star: Celebrating 100 Years of Black Excellence on Screen

In collaboration with the British Film Institute, TIFF presents Black Star. From Paul Robeson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Richard Pryor and Diana Ross to Denzel Washington, Danny Glover, Queen...

Cost: Adult $14, Senior/Student $11.50, Child $10

Where?
TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of...

Cost: $10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Where?
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON  M3C 1K1
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Art of Canada: Director's Cut

Ian Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael, is delving deep into the gallery's vaults to make a very personal selection of works of art for his first curated show since taking the...

Cost: $18 adult; 15 student/senior

Where?
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, ON  L0J 1C0
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

"Deck the Halls" Christmas Show

“Deck the Halls” Christmas Show November 9, 2017 through to January 12, 2018 You have to experience this dazzling yuletide musical that will “Deck the Halls” with fun and...

Cost: See website: famouspeopleplayers.com

Where?
Famous PEOPLE Players
343 Evans Avenue
Toronto, ON  M9W 1K2
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Telephone: 416-399-0315
Contact name: Bryan Chesterfield
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7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Story

With hope and humour, THE STORY imagines the nativity as a parable for modern times. The audience follows three wise men as they navigate a complicated world of existential shepherds, imperial...

Cost: Admission by Donation

Where?
Christie Pits Park
750 Bloor St W,
Toronto, ON
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Addams Family Musical

It's family first and family last in this hilarious, family musical! The Addams Family features an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the...

Cost: Adults: $35 / Students: $20

Where?
Papermill Theatre
67 Pottery Road
Toronto, ON  M4K 2B9
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8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow expresses the absurd dilemmas of life in 2017. This hilarious, all-new sketch revue reflects suffering from political exhaustion, screaming over board games, settling...

Cost: Tickets starting at $26

Where?
Second City Toronto
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater

There are two kinds of people in the world, those with holiday cheer and those with . . . out. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Sweater will make fun of all the washed up, broken down traditions...

Cost: $26+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Miracle on Mercer Street

The Second City Family Company performs holiday favourite Miracle on Mercer Street! Featuring The Second City’s adorable puppet troupe and their funny human friends, Miracle on Mercer...

Cost: $12+

Where?
The Second City
51 Mercer
Toronto, ON
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