THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER, 4 2014 7:00PM
$5.00 Cash only at the door NO ADVANCE SALES!
(1969) Based loosely on fact, the film tells the story of Wild West outlaws Robert LeRoy Parker, known to history as Butch Cassidy (Paul Newman) and his partner Harry Longabaugh, the "Sundance Kid" (Robert Redford) as they migrate to Bolivia while on the run from the law in search of a more successful criminal career.
This movie is full of quotable quotes such as:
Sundance Kid ( Robert Redford ):
"You just keep thinking Butch. That's what your good at."
Butch Cassidy ( Paul Newman ):
"I think we lost them. Do you think we lost them?"
Sundance Kid ( Robert Redford ):
Butch Cassidy ( Paul Newman ):
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No charge for students
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2014 8:00PM
Luke McMaster’s shows are built around his unique take on the Blue Eyed Soul and early Motown musical landscape. Heavily influenced by such icons as Al Green, Hall & Oates and Marvin Gaye, Luke’s performance delivers an alluring mix of raw energy and passion styled with his own brand of fun, sexy, romantic music.
Formerly one half of Gold selling Canadian duo McMaster & James, Luke McMaster cut his teeth with some of the biggest acts of the day, including opening for Christine Aguliera. Following writing collaborations with such global superstars as Rihanna, Luke has returned to his performing roots as a solo artist. He has toured North America supporting his emerging hits, NYC, Heroes and Villains, and Illusionist and will perform on the Celebrity Stage at Taste of the Danforth 2014 in Toronto, which attracts an audience of over one million people.
And the critics and audiences agree. Luke's awards include, Billboard AC USA #3 Song, Good Morning Beautiful, Gold Single (songwriter), Heartbreak Coverup (Jesse Labelle), Bell Media Emerging Artist, September 2012, 2 X Platinum Album, Rihanna (Girl Like Me), 6 X Platinum Album (songwriter), Nick Lachey (What's Left Of Me), 2 X Platinum Album (songwriter/producer), Kalan Porter (219 days), Platinum (Songwriter) , Rex Goudie (Under the Lights), Platinum Album (songwriter/producer), Ryan Malcolm (Home), Gold Album (artist), McMaster and James, SOCAN Award (Top Radio Play), McMaster & James (Thank You), PMA Award (Best Song), I Understand.
Luke is the next big thing in Canadian music. Not to be missed.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2014 8:00PMIntroducing the most authentic reproduction of the sights and sounds of a Paul McCartney concert Canada has ever seen -- Jeremy Wright stars in "Here Today". Featuring all the biggest hits from his Beatles years, his time with Wings, and his solo career, this theatrical production relives the magic in two breathtaking acts. Every harmony painstakingly recreated, every guitar lick faithfully reproduced -- this is a tribute show that feels like the real thing. From Yesterday, through Another Day, and on to Here Today, you'll have to see it to believe it.Featuring the Impress String Quartet!VIP Tickets: This is your chance for a unique, behind-the-scenes pass! Come to the theatre for 5 pm, to watch the last 45 minutes of the soundcheck/rehearsal... then, stick around after the show to meet the star of the show, and receive a signed 8x10 photo!To purchase VIP Tickets: Select your seats, reserve seleted tickets. In the 'Shopping Cart', click on 'Apply Discount'. click on the down arrow to select new price. Choose 'VIP'. This must be done for all tickets in order if all people will be attending.
Purchase tickets for all 3 Impress Productions Tribute Concerts and save:
"Here Today" - Canada's Paul McCartney Tribute (Sat, Sept 20, 2014 8:00pm),
"Bangladesh" - Canada's George Harrison Tribute (Fri, Feb 13, 2014 8:00pm),
"Instant Karma" - Canada's John Lennon Tribute (Sat, Apr 11, 2015 8:00pm)VIP Tickets:
This is your chance for a unique, behind-the-scenes pass! Come to the theatre for 5 pm, to watch the last 45 minutes of the soundcheck/rehearsal... then, stick around after the show to meet the star of the show, and receive a signed 8x10 photo! A VIP subscription includes a behind the scenes pass to all 3 shows. to purchase VIP tickets apply the VIP_Special pricing in the shopping basket before checking out.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2014 8:00PM“The loss of the amazing Whitney Houston is felt throughout the world and now her spirit, music and her wonderful talent lives on through Geri Defoe. Geri's portrayal of Whitney captures a heart-felt and fun tribute to the legendary songstress and Geri has spared no detail in performing Whitney's hits and sings them with the passion as if they were her own in an effort to honor Whitney's musical legacy on stage. Standing ovations are a nightly occurrence when Geri closes with her soulful rendition of "I Will Always Love You"Frank Sinatra Tribute Artist (Daniel Lauzon) has been crooning his audiences back into time with all the Frank Sinatra hits. The way he looks on stage and his mannerisms, one would think it was Frank himself. Although he has only been performing as Frank Sinatra a short time he has managed to prove that he is among the best Frank Sinatra Tributes Artist there is.Doug McKenzie has been a tribute artist for more than 12 years, and takes great pride in hitting the high notes, and recreating moments and memories for fans of the one and only Roy OrbisonAs Sir Elton, Marcus Wells will delight you with his interpretations of Elton’s most beloved hits, recreating Elton’s current look, his voice, and his onstage persona. Marcus is one of the very few Elton tribute artists in the world to portray the Elton of today, in all his majesty and stage maturity.Anthony Carbone is a 20 year old Elvis tribute artist dubbed "The Phenom" for his incredible vocal range that stretches well beyond his years. Although he can recreate every era of Elvis' career, he takes pride in the authenticity of his take on Elvis' concert years with near exact replica costumes and the deep, rich baritone style of Elvis' vocals. His most prized accomplishment is being one of the 29 Elvis tribute artists to compete at the 2013 ultimate Elvis tribute artist contest in Memphis. He has own awards in both Canada and the USA and hope he does Elvis justice in his performance.James Farrauto is the ultimate Dean Martin Tribute Artist! He has absolutely captured Dino's persona, sound and look. You would swear you were seeing the real legend!
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2014 7:30PMGerry Dee is the star and creator of CBC's hit sitcom Mr. D, author of Teaching: It's Harder Than It Looks. He also appeared on Gerry Dee Sports Reporter on The Score. 2013 Winner of a Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Comedic Role. He is a former Canadian Comedy Award winner for Best Comic in Canada and was on NBC's Last Comic Standing. Catch Gerry Dee perform Live "The Real mr.d" 2014 Comedy Tour" where he will touch upon marriage, fatherhood and his years as a teacher. Gerry Dee is a comedian you do not want to miss. He will provide you with a night of laughter you will never forget. Age Recommendation: 14 years and older
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014 8:00PMThis is the signature event of the Imagine Festival. This year we will open with Alan Cross presentation on the history of mental health in music, followed by Canadian music icon Colin James.Colin James’ 1988 self-titled debut featuring his 2 self-penned hits “Voodoo Thing” and “Five Long Years,” was the fastest-selling album in Canadian history. Mentored by the legendary guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, this iconic Canadian artist has topped the charts as a pop vocalist, a blues guitar player, and led the swing revival with his Little Big Band. Colin has performed for the Queen, sold multi-platinum many times over and continues to sell out shows coast to coast. A six-time Juno Award winner and multiple Maple Blues Award winner, Colin continues to innovate with every new record. In 2014, Colin will be heading back into the studio to record his 17th full length album. Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a music writer. Formerly the host of 102.1 The Edge's program "The Ongoing History of New Music" and the "ExploreMusic" radio show and the curator of the ExploreMusic website, he also served as program director of the station from 2004 to 2008. Cross now works for Astral Media on his new show "The Secret History of Rock", and as a contributor and "music guidance counsellor" for Toronto radio station CIND-FM, as well as writing his own blog on music and broadcasting.
Purchase tickets for all 5 concerts in the Ontario Philharmonic 2014 - 2015 Concert Series: THE POWER OF BEETHOVEN - THE VIOLIN CONCERTO (Sat, Oct 25, 2014), SULTANS OF STRING (Fri, Nov 28, 2014), SCHUBER'TS "GREAT" (Sat. Jan 24, 2015), BEETHOVENS PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON - Part I (Sat, Feb. 28, 2015), and BEETHOVEN'S PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON -Part II (Sat, May 2, 2015)
Purchase tickets for any 4 concerts in the Ontario Philharmonic 2014 - 2015 Concert Series: THE POWER OF BEETHOVEN - THE VIOLIN CONCERTO (Sat, Oct 25, 2014), SULTANS OF STRING (Fri, Nov 28, 2014), SCHUBER'TS "GREAT" (Sat. Jan 24, 2015), BEETHOVENS PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON - Part I (Sat, Feb. 28, 2015), or BEETHOVEN'S PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON -Part II (Sat, May 2, 2015)
Purchase tickets for any 3 concerts in the Ontario Philharmonic 2014 - 2015 Concert Series: THE POWER OF BEETHOVEN - THE VIOLIN CONCERTO (Sat, Oct 25, 2014), SULTANS OF STRING (Fri, Nov 28, 2014), SCHUBER'TS "GREAT" (Sat. Jan 24, 2015), BEETHOVENS PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON - Part I (Sat, Feb. 28, 2015), or BEETHOVEN'S PIANO CONCERTO MARATHON -Part II (Sat. May 2, 2015)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2014 8:00PMBeethoven's works permeate concert halls and he remains a cultural icon even outside of classical music - his music has been used in movies, commercials and pop songs. No other composer has had such a defining impact on the course of Western music. Throughout this season OP celebrates Beethoven's work by exploring all of his concerti. We start this sensational Beethoven Concerto Cycle with his masterful Violin Concerto played by OP’s own concertmaster, Etsuko Kimura.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2014 8:00PMPresented by: BLACK MOON ENTERTAINMENTWhen Jim got his first guitar at the age of ten, the first song he learned was Gordon Lightfoot’s “That’s What You Get For Loving Me”. Today, twenty-five years after the formation of Blue Rodeo, Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor are widely respected as one of Canada’s best songwriting teams. In 1998, Jim released All in Time which went on to sell Gold in his native Canada. His next album, 2006’s The Light That Guides You Home, was released to critical acclaim and won the Juno for Adult Alternative Album of the Year. On September 27, 2011 Jim released Skyscraper Soul, his 3rd solo album. His voice, always a voluptuous instrument, has never sounded better and Cuddy proves once again that his songwriting ranks with the best Canada has to offer.Don’t miss out on the Jim Cuddy Band (Colin Cripps, Bazil Donovan, Joel Anderson, Steve O’Connor and Anne Lindsay), gracing the stage live at the Regent Theatre, to hear one of the best songwriters and vocalists in Canada.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 8:00PMCome rock the night away with Timeless Legends, a journey that will take you from the songs of today’s legends right back to Rock & Roll’s early legends. You will be thrilled by the tributes to Elvis Presley, Neil Diamond, Garth Brooks & Ritchie Valens and you will soon be singing down memory lane.Please join ABC Entertainment in our 21st year of bringing dynamic Las Vegas style Legends Shows to Oshawa.Performances by:Tim E. Hendry as Elvis PresleyMark Thomas as Neil DiamondDon Thompson as Garth BrooksRay Anthony as Ritchie Valens The Casino Brothers Show Band, featuring the vocal talents of Kathy Martorino & Michele Marie Beer
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2013 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Did a UFO with alien pilots aboard really crash near Roswell, New Mexico in 1947? Did a spacecraft of extraterrestrial origin land at Bentwaters Air Force Base in England in December 1980? Is time travel possible? What are Crop Circles and who is responsible for creating these incredibly elaborate geometric designs? Did an ancient race of giants once rule North America? Are we living in the Matrix ?
Are you ready to have your reality redefined? Are you prepared to follow the truth wherever it leads?
Richard Syrett, star of The Conspiracy Show (AM 740 Zoomer Radio/Vision TV and Destination America) and frequent weekend host on Coast to Coast AM presents: Follow The Truth: The Conspiracy Show Summit
Join us at this exclusive conference as six top international experts gather together under-one roof to present their ground-breaking research, share their mind-bending stories, and offer their best evidence concerning f the greatest cover-ups and mysteries in human history. For more information, including:speakers & agenda click here: www.followthetruth.tv
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2014 8:00PMEnergetic and exciting music from a band with talent to burn… the very epitome of world music: no boundaries, no rules… the sort of band and music that would rip up any festival in the country! (Maverick Music Magazine, UK) Canada’s ambassadors of musical diversity and JUNO Award nominees, the Sultans of String thrill their audiences with their global sonic tapestry of Spanish Flamenco, Arabic folk, Cuban rhythms, and French Manouche Gypsy-jazz, celebrating musical fusion and human creativity with warmth and virtuosity. Fiery violin dances with rumba-flamenco guitar while a funk bass lays down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic strings meet with electronic wizardry to create layers and depth of sound, while world rhythms excite audiences to their feet with the irresistible need to dance.The band is riding a wave of success from their sold out Yalla Yalla! and MOVE Canadian CD release tours, to their national features on CTV’s CanadaAM and CBC’s Canada Live, and their quadruple nomination for the 2012 Canadian Folk Music Awards, winning World Group of the Year. Their CDs soared to #1 across Canada on Top Ten national radio charts.