York Region 
Community Choir

Fall 2017 Local Events

02 Oct 2017 9:44 AM | Daphne Young (Administrator)

THEATRE

Oct. 5-7 - The Very Useful Theatre Company (VUTC) and Rotary Club of Newmarket present the Newmarket Festival of One-Act Plays at the Old Town Hall, 460 Botsford St., Newmarket—Festival Gala Thurs @ 7pm - www.vutc.ca Tickets online.


Oct. 5-7, 12-14 - Newmarket Stage Company presents The Last Romance (Joe DiPietro), directed by Kay Valentine at the Royal Canadian Legion, 707 Srigley St., Newmarket- Tickets  905-727-3290 or at door.

Oct. 19-28 - Theatre Aurora presents Death of a Salesman at Factory Theatre, 150 Henderson Ave., Aurora - 905-727-3669 or tickets@theatreaurora.com .


Nov. 15-18 - Markham Little Theatre presents Jitters (David French) at the Flato Markham Theatre. 

Nov. 17-Dec. 2 - Curtain Club Theatre presents Parfumerie (romantic comedy) at the Curtain Club, 400 Newkirk Rd., Richmond Hill - 905-773-3434. www.thecurtainclub.org .


FILM


Monday, Oct. 2- Aurora Film Circuit presents Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World at Odeon Cineplex Aurora Cinemas - 6:45 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 7 - Live At the Met presents Norma (Bellini) at SilverCity, Newmarket and Odeon Cineplex Aurora Cinemas - 12:55 p.m. (3h4m)


Saturday, Oct. 14 - Live at the Met presents Die Zauberflote at SilverCity, Newmarket and Odeon Cineplex Aurora Cinemas - 12:55 p.m. (3h9m)


Saturday, Nov. 18 - Live At The Met presents The Exterminating Angel (Ades) at SilverCity, Newmarket and Odeon Cineplex Aurora Cinemas - 12:55 p.m. (2h27m)


MUSIC


Friday, Oct. 13 - Voices of Joy hosts University of Guelph Chamber Singers in concert “United In Music” at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora - 7:30 p.m. Free Will Offering.


Saturday, Oct. 14 - York Chamber Ensemble presents Classical Masterpieces with guest artist Charissa Vandikas performing Mozart Piano Concerto #4. also Mozart Sinfonia Concertante with Michael Adamson & Ian Clarke at Trinity Anglican Church - 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20 ($15 for Seniors & Students). wwwyorkchamberensemble.ca .


Sunday, Oct. 15 - Markham Concert Band presents Canada 150 at Flato Markham Theatre - 2:00 p.m.


Saturday, Oct. 21 - Kindred Spirits Orchestra presents Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at Flato Markham Theatre - 8:00 p.m. 905-305-7469 (Silent Auction @ 7, pre-concert recital @ 7:15 and pre-concert talk @ 7:30).


Saturday, Oct. 21 - York Symphony Orchestra presents Extroversions with guest artist Kara Hubert performing Mozart Piano Concerto #23 (also Dvorak Symphony #8) at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora - 8:00 p.m. $28/$23/$15 (repeated at Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre - Sunday, Oct. 22 - 3:00 p.m.) 

Saturday, Oct. 28 - Bluegrass Gospel presents Rhyme.n.Reason “Pickin’ and a Grinnin’” at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 484 Water St. at Main, Newmarket Tickets $20 with complimentary refreshments during intermission. 905-898-5512


Saturday, Oct. 28 - Newmarket Folk Society presents Neil Young Tribute, featuring local artists John Prince, Angie Nussey, Lawrence Christopher, John Lemme, Mary Bennet and Rosanne Speckert at the Royal Canadian Legion, 707 Srigley St., Newmarket - 8:00 pm (doors open 7:15 pm). Tickets $25 - 905-473-3175 - www.newmarketfolksociety.wordpress.com .

Friday, Nov. 3 - Great Artist Music Series presents the Gryphon Trio at the Aurora Cultural Centre - 8:00 p.m. Tickets 905-713-1818.


Sunday, Nov. 5 - Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket (VPAN) proudly launches its 21st season of “Three For The Show” concerts by presenting the Cecilia String Quartet at the Newmarket Theatre - 2:00 p.m. Subscription tickets ($75/$60/$24) or singles at $30/$25/$10 - 905-953-5122.

Saturday, Nov. 25 - York Symphony Orchestra presents A Scottish Voyage featuring guest violinist Alejandro Junco performing Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy, also Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”  at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora - 8:00 p.m. Tickets $28/$23/$15 at door. (Concert repeated Sun. Nov. 26 at R.H. Centre- 7:30 p.m.)

 

ART

Sept. 30/Oct 1 - Newmarket Group of Artists’ 9th annual Art Walk & Studio Tour - www.newmarketgroupofartists.org .


OCT. 14/15- Society of York Region Artists (SOYRA) presents Art in the Valley exhibition & sale from 10-5 at St. Andrews Valley Golf Club, 4 Pinnacle Trail, Aurora.

Until Nov. 11 - Aurora Cultural Centre presents Red Gallery Artists’ Showcase - www.auroraculturalcentre.ca .


Tuesday, Nov. 14 - SOYRA presents “Vision and Discovery”, an evening with internationally renowned photographer Richard Martin at the Aurora Cultural Centre - 7:30 p.m. Admission $10 -  Reserve tickets at soyra@soyra.ca or 905-868-8181.


OTHER


Wednesday, Oct. 4 - Sisters in Spirit Prayer Vigil on the lawn of Trinity United Church, Main & Park Ave., Newmarket - 6:30 pm- 9:30 pm with inside program (resources, refreshments and video to be shown) Free Will offering to support the Sisters in Spirit Campaign.  Info 905-895-7194.

Wednesday, Oct. 11 - Aurora Cultural Centre and Aurora Public Library present award-winning poet Gwen Benoway at the ACC at 7 pm - tickets free, available in advance from the APL or ACC - 905-713-1818.

Monday, Oct. 16 - Friends of the East Gwillimbury Library present Newfoundland author Lisa Moore for presentation, Q&A, book signing and GREAT refreshments at the Civic Centre on Leslie St., Sharon at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15 ($10 for members) available at Holland Landing and Mt. Albert library branches.

Tuesday, Nov. 7 - GranAurora presents award-winning journalist, broadcaster, educator and author Ted Barris discussing his book “The Great Escape - a Canadian Story” at Aurora Cultural Centre - 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20 at granaurora4114@gmail.com or 905-727-9235.

Nov. 17/18/19 & 25/26 - Kingcrafts Studio Tour at 12936 Keele St., King City - 905-833-1897 or www.kingcrafts.ca .

Nov. 17/18 - 13th Annual Pickering College Holiday Home Tour with Seasonal Boutique & Cafe on Sat. Nov. 18 - 10-5- free admission.





 



 

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