Category Archives: Arts Around Town

Weekend Arts Around Town (October 28 – 30)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? If you’re not heading to the Centre for the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony’s Edwin’s Final Beethoven, or Sunday’s Steve Vai, we’ve got some ideas for you!

October 28 @ 7PM – 11PM
15th Anniversary Gala
Guelph Youth Music Centre
A night to celebrate 15 years of musical talent, featuring a performance by internationally-renowned tenor Richard Margison with pianist Brahm Goldhamer.

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Weekend Arts Around Town (October 21 – 23)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? If you’re not heading to the Centre for Terzettto or Red Green, we’ve got some ideas for you!

October 21 – 23
MT Space Presents: Salt Baby
The Registry Theatre
Bringing affection and humour to the stage, “Salt Baby” challenges the question of First Nations identity in the 21st century. A cultural experience you don’t want to miss!

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Weekend Arts Around Town (October 14-16)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? If you’re not heading to the Centre for Danny Bhoy, or the Grand Philharmonic Choir’s: The Young The Restless we’ve got some ideas for you!

October 14 @ 8.30PM – 11.30PM
Top Pocket
The Jazz Room
Deemed one of Waterloo’s most favoured Jazz bands since the late 80s, Top Pocket returns for a night of tunes featuring past and new tracks!

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Weekend Arts Around Town (September 30 – October 2)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? If you’re not headed to the Centre for Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony’s Rachmaninoff & Tchaikovsky, we’ve got some ideas for you!

September 29 – October 1
Blue Bird
The Registry Theatre
Witness this emotionally charged performance of two young men, childhood friends from Ghana, who come together to revisit and reconcile events that tore apart their families 25 years earlier.

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Weekend Arts Around Town (September 23 – 25)

September 23 @ 8PM
Skating’s Greatest Hits With Kurt Browning
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
World Champion, Olympic medalist and Canadian icon Kurt Browning hosts a unique evening of figure skating’s greatest hits. Featuring themes from Phantom of the Opera, Casablanca and Singin’ in the Rain, as well as popular classics such as Bizet’s Carmen and Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, this concert relives the unforgettable routines and takes you behind the scenes of the figure skating world with one of the sport’s biggest stars.

September 23 – 25 @ 8PM
Kitchener-Waterloo Little Theatre Presents: Lucky Stiff
Follow character Harry Witherspoon on this chaotic journey, packed into one silly musical farce that you won’t want to miss! Book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, music by Stephen Flaherty, and directed by Elizabeth McFaul.

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Weekend Arts Around Town (September 16 – 18)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? We’ve got some ideas for you!

September 16 @ 10AM – 11.30AM
Music and Movement at the Kitchener Market
A fun family activity to start off the weekend, imagination and creativity are developed and explored through rhymes, songs, finger plays and gross motor activities from the age of newborns to six.

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Weekend Arts Around Town (September 9 -11)

Don’t know what to do this weekend? We’ve got a few ideas with our arts around town!

September 9 @8.30PM – 11.30PM
Larry Larson’s Jazz Guys
The Jazz Room
KW’s favorite trumpeter brings his “Jazz Guys” band back for a sixth year to the Jazz Room to open the season!

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Arts Around Town (September 2-4)

Need something to do this weekend we’ve got you covered with our arts around town!

September 02, 2016 at 7:30PM – 10:00PM
Unnecessary Farce
Dunfield Theatre Cambridge
46 Grand Ave. S.
Tickets: Adult $44 | Youth $26 | Group $36
When two rookie cops trail a seemingly corrupt politician to a cheap hotel for a questionable meeting with his curvaceous accountant, their bumbling sting operation goes hilariously awry. Instead of fighting crime, they must now contend with mistaken identities, thwarted lovers, coded conversations, and a bevy of slamming doors thanks to a neurotic security guard, the mayor’s sweet-natured wife, and a bagpipe-wielding Scottish hit man.

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Arts Around Town (August 26-28)

Don’t know what to do this long weekend? We’ve got a few ideas:
August 25 – 27 @ 8PM
King Lear
The Registry Theatre
Cosmic Fishing Theatre presents an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s King Lear. Directed by Viktorija Kovac, with Puppetry Direction by Brad Cook.

August 27 @ 10AM – 5PM
Celebrating Our Own
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
Join Community Curator, Sentra Ross to visually reflect on the generous contributions provided to the gallery to help grow its Permanent Collection since its founding in 1956.

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Arts Around Town (August 19-21)

Weekend Arts Around Town (August 19-21)
Don’t know what to do this long weekend? We’ve got a few ideas:
August 19-21
Elora Riverfest
Bissell Park, Elora
3 day music festival featuring: Chromeo, Matt Good, Wintersleep, Kardinal Offishal, Dear Rouge, RAA, and Hey Rosetta!

August 20 @ 8PM – 11.30PM
The Tragically Hip: A National Celebration Free Screening UpTown Waterloo
Waterloo Public Square
Watch on the big screen as our much loved Canadian band take the stage one last time for a final performance in Kingston.

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