Sharing Dance is Canada’s National Ballet School’s flagship community outreach initiative offering free dance programs for all Canadians—to get healthy, active and artistically engaged. Featuring multifaceted programming and supported through a collection of free online resources.
Join rehearsals Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in the months leading up to Sharing Dance Day, a free nationwide dance celebration on June 2, 2017 that will showcase your hard work in a community performance.
Everyone’s favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this supercali-fragilistic-expialidocious musical adventure!
One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical!
At Toronto’s interactive playground, kids can control a robotic arm, paint with light, learn to code using physical blocks, and more! The 2017 edition of digiPlaySpace is an immersive learning experience, surrounding visitors and delighting the senses with the world's most innovative, imaginative, and entertaining media creations.
Solar Stage's annual Munsch show tradition continues! This brand-new play is based on five books: Get Out of Bed; Roar; We Share Everything; No Clean Clothes; and Pyjama Day. This performance promises Mr. Robert Munsch's signature sense of humour that makes even grown-ups feel like kids.
Solar Stage's Munsch shows are presented with minimalistic design, maximum athletic display and a try-this-at-home attitude that highlights the spirit of play characteristic to Mr. Munsch's work and the versatility of our performers.
Winter Stations is now in its third year, bringing temporary public art installations to The Beaches, exhibited to celebrate Toronto's winter waterfront landscape. The winners of the Winter Stations International Design Competition in 2017 will have their designs displayed for all to enjoy this winter.
This year's theme is Catalyst. In 2017, this seems especially fitting in this time of international political, social and cultural search for a better way forward.
Enjoy the great outdoors as you walk along a marked path detailing the making of maple syrup. The festival includes demonstrations, wagon rides, kids' games and activities, twilight tours (separate admission), and of course pancakes and maple syrup.
The festival takes place at four conservation areas, each with its own schedule of activities: Bruce's Mill (Stouffville), Island Lake (Orangeville), Kortright (Woodbridge), Terra Cotta (Halton Hills).
On the YPT Mainstage, Boys With Cars explores issues around unchecked male privilege, female empowerment, and what constitutes consent—important subject matter to consider in these turbulent times.
Contrasting the experiences of an Indo-Canadian high school girl trying desperately to fit in with the life of the popular girl who seems to have everything, the show offers a compelling fusion of dynamic theatre and classical Indian dance.
The Toronto Storytelling Festival is one of the largest celebrations of the arts of voice and story in the world. This year brings 10 days of concerts, storytalks, and workshops with some of the finest storytellers from Canada and around the globe.
Events take place at public libraries and other venues around the city. Some are free, some require a small admission fee.
A down-and-out floral assistant becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic plant with a mysterious craving for fresh blood! One of the longest-running Off-Broadway shows of all time, this affectionate spoof of 1950s sci-fi movies has become a household name.
Ages: 4 and up Showtimes: Fri. 7:30 pm, Sat. 3:30 and 7:30 pm, Sun. 4 pm Tickets: $55–$65; buy tickets online
Daffodil Month, held every April, is a national fundraising campaign of the Canadian Cancer Society with volunteers involved in numerous activities to raise money for the fight against cancer.
This April, the Canadian Cancer Society wants you to know Daffodil Month is your opportunity to make a difference. By volunteering just a few hours of your time by selling daffodil pins in support of the Daffodil Month campaign, you can help save lives and support people living with cancer.
Please sign up as a Daffodil Month volunteer today!
Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid, this hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl" and "Part of Your World."
Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends, Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.
This production is suitable for all ages and runs approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes with one 15-minute intermission.
Meet Ariel, Prince Eric, Sebastien and Flounder following the show!
Set under and above the high seas, The Little Mermaid tells the story of Ariel, an adventurous young mermaid who’s got a thing for disobeying the rules and following her heart. Ariel’s fascination with the human world often leads her to the sea surface, a zone that’s designated as "off-limits" by her father Triton, the sea king.
One day while sneaking to the surface, Ariel witnesses a shipwreck and rescues Prince Eric, with whom she become instantly smitten. Furious at Triton’s inability to understand her love for the prince, Ariel runs away and strikes a deal with Ursula, Triton’s evil witch of a sister, to experience the life she dreams of on land.
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