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Volume 8 Issue 9 - June 2003

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Brampton. 905-874-2800. . - 8:30: Hugh's Room. The Nylons. See June 27. Sunday June 29 - 12:30: Spadina Historic House and Gardens. Music in the Orchard· Vansickle Ensemble. Music for strings, woodwinds and keyboard. 285 Spadina Rd. 416-392-~910 x300. Free. 1 - 3:00: Vanessa Hsu. Solo Piano Recital Music by Bach, Chopin, Liszt & Prokofiev. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-618· 7866. , $Blunder 12). Proceeds·to the Chinese Outreach Committee - Dr. Anthony C. Hsu Memorial Fund. - 4:00: Harbourfr.ont Centre/City of Toronto. Summer Music in the Garden. Music by Ravel, Handel & Ligeti.Jasper Wood, violin; Kaori Yamegami, cello. Toronto Music Garden, 4 75 Queens Quay West. 416· 9734000. Free. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park/Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival. Jazz Vespers: Phil Owyer, piano; Pat Collins, bass; Brian Barlow, drums. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920· 5211. Donations appreciated. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Paul Hyde & Oave Rave. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. Monday June 30 -12:15: Church of the Holy Trinity.Music Mondays Concert: Alexander Jacob, piano. 10 Trinity Square. 416-598-4521 x222. suggested donation. Tuesday July 01 - 7:30: City ofToronto/Scotiabank. Canada Oay Concert & Fireworks. Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416·338· 0338. Free. ' Wednesday July 02 - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Alison Brown Ouartet. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. 1advance), Bldoor). Thursday July 03 - 7:00: Harbourfront Centre/City of Toronto. Summer Music in the Garden: GROVE Evening of dance and music inspired by Celtic mythology. Kirk Eliot, violin/composer; Terrill Maguire, dancer/ choreographer; Helen Jones, dancer. Toronto Music Garden, 475 Queens Quay West. 416·9734000. Free. -8:30: Hugh's Room. TheCottars. 2261 Dundas West. 416·531 ·6604. (advance), (door). Friday July 04: No listings Saturda Jul 05 - 8:00: Hummingbird Centre for the Performing Arts/Asian Television Network. Amjad Ali Khan, sarod Indian classical music. 1 Front St. East. 416·872- 2262. ·5. Sunday July 06 - 4:00: Harbourfront Centre/City of Toronto. Slimmer Music ifl the Garden: The ,,~ < .{~ · T--.-:L,.--,.:.._ ___..._..:,.:..__;_,, ,... ., -,.---,'- :,"..., ' ·~;' ±--;:;~;:;~:;;;~;;;;;tj C.IA'flON RONTO Beckoning Sea. Tales of love, longing & the sea. Kathleen Kajioka, viola; .Gabrielle Mclaughlin, soprano; Ben Grossman, percussion; Peggy Jane Hope, actor. Toronto Music Garden, 475 Queens Quay West. 416·9734000. Free. Monda Jul 07 - 12:15: Church of the Holy Trinity. Music Mondays Concert: Oriana Singers. Music for women's choir. 10 Trinity Square. 416-598· 4521 x222. sugge~ted donation. CONCERTS FURTHER AFIELD (in this issue: Blyth, Brockville, Caledon East, Cambridge, Canton, Gananoque, Grand Bend, Grav~nhurst, Guelph, Hamilton, Kincardine, Millbrook, Milton, Morrisburg, Orillia, Penetanguishene, Port Hope) Sunda June 01 - 3:00: Renaissance Singers. In Honour of Her Majesty. Music written to celebrate great moment.s in English royal history. Andrew Shewchenko, countertenor; Nata Bene Orchestra; Richard Cunningham, director. Wesley United Church, 6 Cambridge St., Cambridge. 519·745-0675. - 7:00: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Handel: Zadok the Priest; Concerto for organ and strings in g Op. 7 #5; Bach: Cantata #29. String quartet; Ronald O, Greidanus, organ/ conductor. St. James Church, Old Church Rd. Caledon East. 905·8B0·2445. ,. Tuesday June 03 - 8:00: King's Wharf Theatre. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Oreamcoat. By Rice & Lloyd Webber: Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene. 1-8884494463. (preview). For complete run see music theatre listings. Thursday June 05 - 2:00 & 8:00: Sunshine Festival. The Fantasticks. By Tom Jones. Orillia Opera House, West & Mississaga Streets. 1 ·800· 683-8747. , (sr/st), (children). For complete run see music .theatre listings. - 8:00: Port Hope Festival Theatre. I love You, You're Perfect, Now Change. By ' A r;m: perfimn;u1n~ by lia11's most disti111Ushed percussion ensembles Dariush Zarbafian & Bruno Talavera Friday, June 20 - 8 :00 pm Tickets River Run Centre 35 Woolwich Street, Guelph To order tickets, call Toll Free (877) 520-2408 Order online www.riverrun.guelph.on.ca DiPietro & Roberts. 20 Queen St., Port Hope. 1 ·800-434-5092. ·, group rates. For complete run see music theatre listings. Friday June 06 - 7:00: Oriana Singers (Northumberland). Come To My Garden. Garden-themed music. Marie Anderson, conductor; Robert Grandy, accompanist. Batter:wood Estate, Canton. 905·372-2210. . Annual fundraiser. Saturday June 07 - 2:30: Hamilton International Tattoo. Military bands; pipes and drums; dancers; military display teams. Copps Coliseum, Hamilton. 905· 54°64040. , (sr), (childunder 13), group rates. - 7:00: Hamilton Children's Choir.Spring Concert. Christ's Church Cathedral, 252 James St. North, Hamilton. 905-527-1618. ,. Sunday June 08 - 2:30: Hamilton International Tattoo. Copps Coliseum, Hamilton. See June 7. - 7:00: Concertsingers. love Songs: from Dowland to Gershwin. Music of Dowland, Morley, Rodgers, Gershwin, Kern, Legrand, Lerner & Loewe, Willan, MacMillan, Chatman & others. Paul Coates, baritone & accompanist; Dean Perry, conductor. Trinity United Church, 290 Muskoka Rd. North. Gravenhurst. 416· 769-7991, 705-687-2542. . Thursda June 12 - 8:00: St. Lawrence Stage Company. Pirates of Penzance. By Gilbert & Sullivan. Brockville Arts Centre, 235 King St. West, Brockville. 1·877-342·7122. -. For · complete run see music theatre listings. · - 8:00: Upper Canada Playhouse. lend Me a Tenor. By Ken Ludwig. 12320 County Rd. 2, Morrisburg. 613·543-3713. , st/sr & group rates. For complete run see music theatre listings. Saturday June 14 - 7:30: Milton Choristers. Around the World Music from South America, Africa, Eastern Europe & North America. Local area musicians; Sonja van de Hoel, conductor . . Gambrel Barn at Heritage Park, Milton. 905· 876-2715. Monday June 16 . - 12:30: Blyth Festival. The Pertlous Pirate's Daughter. By Chislett & Archibald. Musical based on the exploits of the Canadian pirate Bill Johnston. 423 Queen St., Blyth. 1 ·877-862-5984. For complete run see music theatre listings. " , June 1 - July 7 2003

ONCERTS FURTHER AFIELD CONTINUED ND MUSIC THEATRE LISTINGS CONTINUED Tuesday June 17 - 2:00: Huron Country Playhouse. VaudevH!e! Nostalgic journey of music and laughter. By Alan Lund; directed by Alex Mustakas. Playhouse II, Grand Bend. 1 · 8884494463. (preview). For complete run see music theatre listings. Wednesday June 18 - 8:00: Thousand Islands Playhouse. My Fair lady. By Lerner & Loewe. 690 Charles St. South, Gananoque. 613·382-7020. .50·.50. For complete run see music theatre listings. Friday June 20 - 8:00: River Run Centre. Avahang Ouo of Iran. Dariush Zarbafian & Bruno Talavera, percussion. 35 Woolwich St., Guelph. 519· 763-3000. . . Monday June 23 - 7:00: Guelph Jau Festival. Evening of Words and Music. Anne Bourne, cello; Justin Haynes, guitar; Ravi Naimpally; tabla; Michael Ondaatje, Austin Clarke & other authors. Chalmers United Church, · Guelph. 519·763-4952. ,. Fundraiser rector. June 5,6,7: 7:30. Metropolitan United for Eden Mills Writers' Festival & Guelph Jazz Church, 56 Queen St. East. 416-363-0331 Festival. x51. , (child 12 & under). Thursday June 26 - 8:00: Bluewater Summer Playhouse. Suds: The Rocking Sixties Musical Soap Opera. By Gilb, Gunderson & Scott; music & vocal arrangements by Gunderson. Kincardine.Centre for the Arts, 707 Queen Street. 1·877-396-5722. -, group rates: For complete run see music theatre listings. Wednesday July 02 -6:00: 4th Line Theatre. Cavan Casanova. Book by Winslow, music & lyrics by Newman & Fortin. 799 Zion Rd. (4th Line), Millbrook. 1 ·800-814-0055. $ 20·$ 23. For complete run see music theatre listings. Thursday July 03 - 8:00: St. La~rence Stage Company. Dames at Sea. By Haimshon & Miller; music by Wise. Tribute to 1930' s Hollywood musicals. Brockville Arts Centre, 235 King St:: West, Brockville. 1-877-342-7122. -. For complete run see music theatre listings. OPERA AND MUSIC THEATRE Bluewater Summe~ Playhouse. Suds: The Rocking Sixties Musical Soap Opera. By Gilb, Gunderson & Scott; music & vo· cal arrangements by Gunderson. June 26· July 12. Kincardine Centre for the Arts, 707 Queen Street. 1·877-396-5722. · , group rates. Blyth Festival. The Perilous Pirate's Daughter. By Chislett & Archibald. Musi· cal based on the exploits of the Canadian pirate Bill Johnston. June 16-Aug 9. 423 Queen St .. Blyth. 1·877-862-5984. · .50. Civic Light Opera Company.A OayinHol· · 1ywood/A Night in the Ukraine. Music & lyrics by Jerry Herman; Jo.a Cascone, David Haines, Peter Loucas, Carol Kugler & other performers. June 1: 2:00. Fairview Library Theatre, 35 Fairview Mall Dr. 416· 469-8450. .50,. Drayton Festival Theatre. Annie Get Your Gun. By Irving Berlin, Herbert & Dorothy Fields. Wild west musical. To June 7. Wei· lington St. South & Spring St., Drayton. 1-888-449-4463. , (18 & under). Elgin Theatre. Elaine Stritch at liberty. Songs and stories from her legendary ca· rear. Rob Bowman, music director. June 23·28: 8:00. Mon-Sat: 8:00. 416-872-5555. ·5(VIP Circle). Factory Theatre Mainstage. Top Glint The Musical. Drew Carnwath, Dmitry Chepovetsky, David Collins, Steven Gallagher, Alison Lawrence & other per· formers. June 4·22. Tues-Sat: 8:00; Sat: 10:30pm; Sun: 2:00. 125 Bathurst St. 416· 504-9971. (Tues·Thurs), (Fri), (Sat), Sun (advance), PWYC(door). Forte· The Toronto Men's Chorus. Steam Heat. Musical journey based on sig'nifi· cant events for the gay community, with narrative, pop songs & show tunes from the 60s, 70s & 80s. June 7 & 9: 8:00, June June 1 - July 7 2003. 8: 2:00 & 8:00. Lorraine Kimsa Theatre, 165 Front St East. 416·410-4334. (advance), (door), June 8 2:00: PWYC. 4th Line Theatre. Cavan Casanova. Book by Winslow, music & lyrics by Newman & Fortin. July 2-Aug 3. Wed-Sun: 6:00. 799 Zion Rd. (4th Line), Millbrook. 1-800-814·0055. $,20-. Hummingbird Centre. The last Empress · An Epic Musical Story of the Korean Queen Min. 1 Front St. East. 416-872-2262. *CAN· CELLED* Huron Country Playhouse. Vaudeville! Nos· talgic journey of music and laughter. By Alan Lund; directed by Alex Mustakas. June 17- Aug 23. Playhouse II, Grand Bend. 1 ·888-449· 4463. (preview), regular run , (18 & under). King's Wharf Theatre. Joseph and the Amaz· ing Technicolor Oreamcoat. av Rice & Lloyd Webber. June 3·28. Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene. 1 ·888-449-4463. (pre· views), regular run , (18 & under). Mirvish Productions. Mamma Mia! Musi· cal based an the songs of ABBA. Music & lyrics by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus; book by Catherine Johnson; directed by Phyllida Lloyd. To September 28. Tues-Sat 8:00; Wed, Sat & Sun 2:00. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. West. 416-872-1212. to . Mirvish Productions. The lion King. Stage musical of Disney's 1994 animated feature. To Sept. 28. Wed-Sat: 8:00; Wed & Sat: 2:00; Sun: 1 :00 & 6:30. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. West. 416-872-1212. to 6. Music at Metropolitan. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Oreamcoat. Fully staged production. Benjamin Stein, Anne Thomson, Malcolm Sinclair, performers; Bill Martyn, director; Patricia Wright, music di· NOCC. A Special Night of HApoJhecoffee". Lighthearted look at coffee, pharmacy & the music business in 3 one-act comic vocal St. Lawrence Stage Company. Pirates of Penzance. By Gilbert & Sullivan. June 12· 28. Tues-Sat: 8:00; Wed, Thurs, Sat: 2:00. Brockville Arts Centre, 235 King St. West, Brockville. 1·877-342-7122. -. Stratford Festival. Gigi. By Lerner & works of the 18th century: Bach: Loewe. Director: Richard Monette; musical Kaffeekantate; Haydn: Der Apotheker (To· director: Berthold Carriere. To November 1 ronto premiere); Mozart: Der · Avon Theatre, Stratford. 1·800·567-1600: Schauspieldirektor. Mila Filatova, artistic & music director. June 12, 14: 8:00, June 15: 2:00. Arts and Letters Club, 14 Elm St. 416·604-1557. ,. Port Hope Festival Theatre. I love You, You're Perfect, Now Change. By DiPietro & Roberts. June 5-21: 20 Queen St., Port Hope. 1-800-434-5092. -, group rates. Port Stanley Festival Theatre .. Forever Plaid. By Stuart Ross; musical supervision & arrangements by James Raitt. To June 7. 6-302 Bridge St .. Port Stanley. 519-782· 4353. ·. Really Little Theatre Co./Solar Stage Chil· dren's Theatre. I Heard A Story. Stories from many cultures with music, sing-along & puppetry. June 26,27,29: 11 :OOam & 2:00. Concourse level, Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge St. 416-368-8031 . . Shaw Festival. On the Twentieth Century. Book & lyrics by Comden & Green; music by Coleman; direction by Hamilton & Moore; musical direction by Paul Sportelli. To November 2. Royal George Theatre, Niagara·on·the·Lake. 1·800·511·7429. · . Solar Stage Children's Theatre. Can You Hear My Voice? Original music & theatre. Kim & Jerry Brody, performers. For ages 2 & up. June 11, 13, 14: 11 :OOam & 2:00. Con· course leve( Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge St. 416·368·8031. . Solar Stage Children's Theatre. The Sty!amanders in Concert. Original music, audi· ence participation for ages 2 & up. June 19,20,22: 11 :OOam & 2.-00. Concourse level, Mad'ison Cen· tre, 4950 Yonge St. 416-368·8031. . Saundstreams Canada/Dance Theatre David Earle/Pierrot Ensemble. The Merman of Orford. June 12· 14: 8:00; June 15: 3:00. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St. 416-975·8555. ,. St. Lawrence Stage Campany. Dames at Sea. By Haimshon & Miller; music by Wise. Tribute to 1930's Hollywood musicals. July 3-26. Tues·Sat: 8:00; Wed, Thurs, Sat: 2:00. Brockville Arts Centre, 235 King St. West, Brockville. 1·877-342-7122. ·. .48-5.40, sr/st & discount rates. Stratford festival. The King and !. By Rodgers and Hammerstein. Director: Susan H. Schulman; musical director: Berthold Carriere. To November 9. Festival Theatre, Stratford. 1·800·567·1600. .48·5.40, sr/st & discount rates. Sunshine Festival. The Fantasticks. By Tom Jones. June 5·21. Orillia Opera House, West & Mississaga Streets. 1·800·683·8747. , $'19(sr/st), O(children). Talk Is Free Theatre. lvanka Chews the Fat! By Jo· Ann Waytowich & Dianne Potts; Jo·Ann Waytowich & Marcella Smithers, performers. A "motivational musical". June 1: 2:00. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander. 416-975·8555. ,. TCDSB Staff Arts. Oliver! Musical by Lionel Bart. Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts, 36 Greenfield Ave.June 6,7, 12· 14: 7:30.416· 222-8282 x2787. .50,, students . The Little Theatre Movement (L TM) Pan· tamime Company. Miss Annie. Jamaican story with pageantry, original mus.ic & dancing. By Barbara Gloudon & Robert Clarke; Grub Cooper, lboo Cooper, The Fabu· lous Five Band & other performers. June 21 : 2:30 & 7:30. Main Stage Theatre, To· ronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 905-709-1301'. Mat ·, eve ·. Thousand Islands Playhouse. My Fair lady. By Lerner & Loewe. June 18·Aug 2. Tues-Sun 8:00; Wed & Sat: 2:30. 690 Charles St. South, Gananoque. 613·382· 7020. :50-.50. Upper Canada Playhouse. lend Me a Tenor. By Ken Ludwig. June 12-29. Tues·Sat: 8:00; · Wed & Sun: 2:00. 12320 County Rd. 2, Morrisburg. 613·.543-3713. , st/sr & group rates. Victoria Playhouse Petrolia. Menopositive! The Musical Book & lyrics by J.J. McColl; music by Gurr & J.J. McColl. Starring Catherine McKinnon. To June 14. Tues·Sat: 8:00; Wed, Thurs, Sat: 2:00. 411 Greenfield St., Petrolia. 1·800·717·7694. -, st,sr, group rates.

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