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Culture Vulture

Posted: Jun 23rd, 2014 - 5:01PM
/ By:
Kat Evans
Sometimes when we engage with the arts that moment happens, that moment Emily Dickenson described as feeling “physically as if the top of my head were taken off.” We all know it. Some of us chase after it – always on the hunt for our next fix. From the audience, you can feel yourself leaving the rest of your life behind and embracing the best of humanity, the moments in our existence where the...

Dinner and Dance Party Soundtracks - David Myles

Posted: Jun 16th, 2014 - 5:35PM
/ By:
Kat Evans
/ In: Kingston, music
Since his 2005 debut record, David Myles’ career has had a few impressive growth spurts. A regular on the winner’s podium at both the Nova Scotia Music Awards and the East Coast Music Awards, the Juno Award podium has begun to call on him as well. In 2013, his collaboration with Classified scored them both a Juno for the Rap Recording of the Year for “Inner Ninja” (the biggest-selling rap single...

Bruce McCulloch: Young Drunk Punk

Posted: Jun 10th, 2014 - 4:41PM
/ By:
Kat Evans
Bruce McCullogh: Young Drunk PunkOctober 24, 2014      “Never date a woman who thinks a dream catcher is birth control device.” That’s one of the hard-earned life lessons that Bruce McCullough shares in his new autobiographical show, Young Drunk Punk. Comedian, writer, director, and legendary Kid in the Hall, McCullough mines his past as a ‘young drunk punk’ and brings us a performance that is...

Just announced!

Posted: May 22nd, 2014 - 12:01PM
/ By:
Kat Evans
/ In: Kingston, arts
Be in the know, be in the best seats! Today is the day! Grand Theatre Presents Subscriptions are on Sale NOW. Unlike in previous years, we’re changing things up a bit. Instead of us making your choices for you, we’re giving you the power to decide what your subscription looks like. Our Pick 4 or More subscriptions give you the freedom to build your own package – tailored to suit your needs...

The Faces of Traces

Posted: Apr 17th, 2014 - 5:15PM
/ By:
Jayson Duggan
/ In: circus
As the Performing Arts Manager for Cultural Services, I get the fortunate opportunity to attend many exceptional live performances, and in a few cases, I am able to bring those artists to Kingston to perform for our community.  “TRACES” by 7 Fingers (Les 7 doigts de la main) is one such performance and it will be appearing at the Grand Theatre on April 30th at 7:30pm. Founded in Montreal in 2002...

My Life with the Belushis - From Fraternity to Fatherhood

Posted: Mar 31st, 2014 - 7:37PM
/ By:
Bob Giarda
My fraternity house at Florida State University wasn’t radically different than any other fraternity, sorority, or campus dorm room in the late 1970’s.  Just like other residences and pubs at 11:30pm on Saturday nights, our keggers and disco would wind down and revelers would wind up in front of television sets to catch the irreverent antics by the cast of Saturday Night Live.  And the raunchiest...

Win 2 tickets to Just for Laughs Live or Jim Belushi & The Chicago Board of Comedy

Posted: Mar 18th, 2014 - 3:02PM
/ By:
Wendy Huynh
 A Comedy Show Throwdown: Are You Stand-up or Improv? Vote and you are entered to win 2 tickets to your choice of shows: Jim Belushi & The Chicago Board of Comedy or Just for Laughs Live Hosted by Mike Macdonald. If you are looking for a hilarious night out, then these two incredibly funny shows coming to the Grand Theatre are for you. The only question to ask is: which comedy style suits you...

5 Facts: Measha Brueggergosman

Posted: Feb 4th, 2014 - 4:25PM
/ By:
Wendy Huynh
Measha Brueggergosman peforms on our Regina Rosen stage on Friday February 28. Get your tickets today. 1. Her surname is a combination of her maiden name, Gosman, and her husband Markus' surname, Bruegger. Measha says she had trouble deciding the order of the combined last names, either Brueggergosman or Gosmanbruegger. Eventually, Measha stated “I couldn’t see any other way. Gosmanbruegger is...

Theatre is Open

Posted: Jan 25th, 2014 - 9:35PM
Tonight's scheduled performance by Blackie and the Rodeo Kings is going ahead - please be cautious out there and get to the theatre safely!

Happy Holidays!

Posted: Dec 20th, 2013 - 4:35PM
/ By:
Julie Fossitt
/ In: box office
Have a safe and happy holiday! Our box office will be closed until Monday, January 6th at 12:00pm. Tickets are always available online at See you in 2014.