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Thursday October 19, 2017 - Saturday November 4, 2017

On Golden Pond

On Golden Pond Ernest Thompson Drama/Comedy This love story sees Ethel and Norman Thayer returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. He is a retired professor with heart palpitations and a failing memory but still as tart-tongued, observant and eager for life as ever. Ethel,...
Wednesday October 11, 2017 - Saturday October 21, 2017

Les Belles-Soeurs

There are currently no seats available for any of the remaining performances.   King's Town Players presentLes Belles-Soeurs   Michel Tremblays classic dark comedy, Les Belles-Soeurs, is set in 1965 Montreal against the backdrop of the quiet revolution. Change is coming in Quebec and Canada, and in...
Friday October 20, 2017

BLACKIE AND THE RODEO KINGS

Dollar Bill’s and James Braden Ford Lincoln are thrilled to present an evening of superb live Canadian entertainment with Blackie and The Rodeo Kings with Special Guest Dan Aykroyd   The first 425 tickets sold include a FREE copy of “Bootlegger’s Legacy Volume 2” and the remaining ticket holders...
Sunday October 22, 2017

Canadian Seasons - MW2

The Kingston Symphony presents: Canadian Seasons Sunday October 22 2017 2:30p.m. The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston   Livingston | Sesquie Croall | Spirit Dancers Estacio | Trumpet Concerto Burge | Four Seasons of the Canadian Flag   Larry Larson Trumpet Winner of the Isabel Overton Bader Canadian...
Tuesday October 24, 2017

Let It Be - Celebrate The Beatles

Annerin Productions presentsLet It Be - Celebrate The Beatles Direct from London's West End and Broadway the international hit show made its North American debut with an 8 week tour throughout Canada and the U.S during spring of 2015. The infamous show that has been seen by over 2 million people...
Wednesday October 25, 2017 - Saturday October 28, 2017

Bent

Flesh and Blood Productions presentsBENT by Martin Sherman Directed by Scott Forster   Martin Sherman's worldwide hit play BENT took London by storm in 1979 when it was first performed by the Royal Court Theatre, with Ian McKellen as Max. The play itself caused an uproar. "It educated the world,"...
Friday October 27, 2017

Pavlo in concert with Special Guests Mark Masri and Lazos Ioannidis

Pavlo, the internationally renowned, award-winning recording artist, performer and songwriter, has released 13 albums and has performed more than 2,000 concerts. Born in Toronto to Greek parents, Pavlo has made a name for himself by offering a musical amalgam he simply calls "Mediterranean music...
Saturday October 28, 2017

Stage Villains

PASSWORD PROTECTED PRESALE STARTING WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30TH AT 12NOON, UNTIL PUBLIC ON SALE - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1ST AT 12NOON.   After the success of their highly acclaimed performance in May, the Broadway Concert Series returns to the Grand Theatre with "Stage Villains" the perfect Halloween...
Wednesday November 1, 2017

Xara Choral Theatre performs Fatty Legs

The evening performance of Fatty Legs has been cancelled and rededicated as a second school performance due to the overwhelming demand from Kingston area educators. Ticket holders are able to refund or exchange tickets by calling the Grand Theatre box office at 613-530-2050 or visiting in person at...
Wednesday November 1, 2017 - Sunday November 5, 2017

The Theatre Centre presents Sea Sick

Director: Franco Boni with Ravi Jain A non-fiction play performed by an award-winning journalist. Alanna Mitchell is a Canadian science journalist contributing regularly to the New York Times science section, CBC's Quirks & Quarks science programme, CBC Radio and Canadian Geographic Magazine....
Thursday November 2, 2017

Patricia O'Callaghan sings Leonard Cohen and more

Experience the sensuous, bittersweet music of Leonard Cohen and his contemporaries, given a feminine touch in the hands of Canadian chanteuse, Patricia O'Callaghan. Mixing his lesser-known songs with new twists on the hits, she peppers these fresh interpretations with French and Spanish, giving the...
Sunday November 5, 2017

Peter & The Wolf

The Kingston Symphony presents:Peter & The WolfSunday November 5 2017  2:30p.m.The Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St, Kingston Prokofiev's timeless musical tale of a young boy and his animal friends is brought to life by the Kingston Symphony. Listen as Peter walks to the melody of the strings,...
Thursday November 9, 2017

Gordon Lightfoot

With his rich, warm voice and nimble guitar technique, this legendary folk-rock singer-songwriter weaves together his unforgettable hits from his historic 50-year musical career. You'll enjoy such classics as "If You Could Read My Mind," "Sundown," "Early Morning Rain," "Carefree Highway," "The...
Saturday November 11, 2017

Elvis Anthology

King Attractions presents Elvis Anthology A Fundraiser for "Providence Care Hospital Patient Comfort Fund"   Starring Matt Cage and Tim HendryWith special guests, Adrianne Marcucci and The Greater Kingston ChorusAll backed up by The Casino Brothers Band In 1956, Elvis Presley emerged as one of the...
Tuesday November 14, 2017

An evening with Daniel Lanois

Time On Tour - Daniel Lanois with Kyle Crane and Jim Wilson A brilliant musician in his own right, and a producer who has contributed significantly to the soundtracks of our lives, including groundbreaking albums by U2, Peter Gabriel, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Jon Hassell, Emmylou Harris, Willie...
Thursday November 16, 2017 - Sunday November 26, 2017

Annie

Kingston Meistersingers presentsAnnie   Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. This beloved show features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including "Tomorrow"...
Friday November 17, 2017

Shane Koyczan

Poet and author Shane Koyczan, born and raised in Yellowknife, has been receiving praise for his poignant prose around the country for years. His poem We Are More featured prominently during Canada Day festivities on Parliament Hill and he performed a variation of the same poem during the Opening...
Saturday November 18, 2017

Sinatra & Friends - POPS1

The Kingston Symphony presents:Sinatra & FriendsSaturday November 18 2017  7:30p.m.The Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St. Canadian crooner Michael Vanhevel and the Kingston Symphony take you back with songs that made Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Johnny Mathis and even Elvis Presley are featured...
Tuesday November 21, 2017

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Right Angle Entertainment presents   The Simon & Garfunkel Story   The internationally-acclaimed hit theater show The Simon & Garfunkel Story will play the Grand Theatre in Kingston on November 21 on its tour of more than 45 U.S. and Canadian cities from coast to coast. The immersive...
Thursday November 23, 2017

Whitehorse

Grand OnStage and Flying V Productions present Whitehorse Glam and sleaze, desert grit and subway rats, scum-bags and fakers, hot messes and cold shoulders: welcome to the world of Whitehorse. Whitehorse's brazen sonic breadth encompasses psychedelic surf, arid border rock, lo-fi ingenuity and icy...
Friday November 24, 2017

Classic Albums Live performs Rush's 2112

Recorded 41 years ago, Rush's first commercially successful album and a signature record for the band, 2112 will be played note for note, cut for cut by the talented musicians of Classic Albums Live. Rush fans will hear all of the legendary tracks from the album including A Passage to Bangkok,...
Saturday November 25, 2017

Navdhara India Dance Theatre performs A Passage to Bollywood

This vibrant stage musical with foot tapping music, colourful costumes and a gripping plot will keep you at the edge of your seat. The audience can expect to experience drama, action, romance, and dance just like a typical Bollywood Film. A popular pot boiler, this one hour entertainment capsule of...
Sunday November 26, 2017

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia performs Guess How Much I Love You and I Love My Little Storybook

Little Nutbrown Hare loves Big Nutbrown Hare as far as he can reach and as high as he can hop. But Big Nutbrown Hare loves him as far as his long arms can reach and as high as his strong legs can hop. And so it continues, Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia adapts Guess How Much I Love You, the award-...
Tuesday November 28, 2017

Men of the Deeps Holiday Show

The Men of the Deeps, North America's only coal miners' choir, undertakes its first ever solo Christmas tour as part of its fiftieth anniversary celebrations. In addition to its traditional repertoire of coal mining songs and stories, and songs from their beloved Cape Breton, the group will be...
Thursday November 30, 2017

"OH WHAT A NIGHT!" - THE CHRISTMAS SHOW

Rocklands Entertainment presents "OH WHAT A NIGHT!" -  THE CHRISTMAS SHOW The cast of "OH WHAT A NIGHT!", the internationally renowned tribute to Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, celebrates the Christmas season with a brand new show that definitely creates "holiday sparkle". In the "OH WHAT A...
Thursday November 30, 2017 - Saturday December 16, 2017

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Barbara Robinson Holiday Classic In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids--probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won't believe they mayhem-and the fun- when...
Friday December 1, 2017

Susan Aglukark and Les Stroud in Arctic Crossing

Imagine a concert that celebrates the Artic and the Earth while highlighting the story of the Inuits' survival throughout the ages. This is it! Susan Aglukark's gift is the story of the Inuit - their philosophy of reciprocity made alive by the energy of the land which has provided for their ability...
Saturday December 2, 2017

Eddie Palmieri - Eddie at 80

Mr. Palmieri, known for his charismatic power and bold innovative drive celebrates his 80th birthday in 2017 with a historic tour entitled "Eddie at 80". With a musical career that spans over 50 years as a pianist, bandleader and composer of Salsa and Latin jazz, Mr. Palmieri made history by...
Sunday December 3, 2017

Ryan & Tchaikovsky - MW3

The Kingston Symphony presents:Ryan & TchaikovskySunday December 3 20172:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston Mascall | GrungeRyan | EquilateralTchaikovsky | Symphony No. 5 Gryphon Trio Evan Mitchell Conductor The Gryphon Trio makes a triumphant return to Kingston to perform Jeffrey Ryan's...
Wednesday December 6, 2017 - Thursday December 7, 2017

State Ballet Theatre of Russia performs The Nutcracker

The incomparable State Ballet Theatre of Russia returns to the Grand, presenting the beloved classic, featuring traditional choreography and sparkling imagery. Internationally renowned, The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings The Nutcracker to life through graceful costumes, enchanting sets and...
Wednesday December 6, 2017 - Sunday December 10, 2017

Nightmare Before Christmas

Blue Canoe Productions presentsTim Burtons The Nightmare Before Christmas, Live in Concert Concert based upon the hit 1998 film The Nightmare Before Christmas   The music of Tim Burtons classic comes alive in a simplified retelling of the story of The Nightmare Before Christmas. This staged concert...
Friday December 8, 2017

The Barra MacNeils - An East Coast Christmas 2017

There is a password protected presale starting Oct 11 at 12noon, until the on sale Friday, October 13th at 12noon.   Shantero Productions presents The Barra MacNeils - An East Coast Christmas is a musical potpourri of traditional MacNeil family favourites gleaned from Christmas ceilidhs, midnight...
Tuesday December 19, 2017 - Wednesday December 20, 2017

Candlelight Christmas

The Kingston Symphony presents:Candlelight ChristmasTuesday December 19 2017  7:30p.m.Wednesday December 20 2017  7:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston. Ring in the season with our classical Christmas concert! An annual sell - out, it is the perfect way to begin your holiday festivities. Hear...
Sunday January 14, 2018

Korngold & Shostakovich - MW4

The Kingston Symphony presents:Korngold & ShostakovichSunday January 14 20182:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston Beethoven | Overture to Leonore No. 3Korngold | Violin ConcertoShostakovich | Symphony No. 5 Jonathan Crow ViolinEvan Mitchell Conductor This afternoon's concert includes a...
Thursday January 18, 2018 - Saturday February 3, 2018

Murder on the Nile

Murder on the Nile Agatha Christie Mystery Kay Ridgeway has led a charmed life. Blessed with beauty, enormous wealth, and a new husband, she embarks on a honeymoon voyage down the Nile. Fatal circumstances await when the idyllic surroundings are shattered by the shocking and brutal murder. Under...
Sunday January 21, 2018

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live!

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo - Live guides your family on a breathtaking tour through pre-historic Australia. You'll observe, meet and interact with an eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like dinosaurs and other creatures presented in a theatrical performance that will thrill and entertain kids while...
Thursday January 25, 2018

Calypso Rose with Kobo Town

Calypso Rose has enjoyed a long and celebrated career as the matriarch of the genre from which she takes her name. Rose's latest album, Far From Home, in which she collaborates with Manu Chao, achieved massive success hitting the top of the charts upon its release and received the French GRAMMY...
Friday January 26, 2018

Tartan Terrors

Celebrate Robbie Burns Day with us! Tartan Terrors have re-energized Celtic music, combining rock's energy with traditional dance and humour. Using their fiddles, classic pipes, driving drum beats and signature guitar styles, Tartan Terrors are their own Celtic Invasion. This band is sure to get...
Saturday January 27, 2018 - Sunday January 28, 2018

Rachmaninoff & Beethoven - MW5

The Kingston Symphony presents:Rachmaninoff & BeethovenThe Isabel, 390 King St W, KingstonSaturday January 27 2:30p.m.Sunday January 28 2:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston Wagner | Prelude to Act 1 of LohengrinRachmaninoff | Piano Concerto No. 3Beethoven | Symphony No. 5 Avan Yu...
Tuesday January 30, 2018

Compagnie Marie Chouinard: The Rite of Spring and Henri Michaux: Mouvements

In choosing to reexamine this powerful hymn to life, Marie Chouinard has created her first choreography based on Stravinsky's iconic score, The Rite of Spring explores a New World and marks the entry of dance into modernity. In 1980, Marie Chouinard discovered the book Mouvements by Henri Michaux....
Tuesday January 30, 2018 - Sunday February 4, 2018

Fixt Point Theatre performs The Tale of a Town

Follow the storymobile (a.k.a recording studio on wheels) as it crosses the country to gather the almost-lost tales of Canada's beloved main streets. This multimedia presentation features voices of Canadians recorded in every province and territory, alongside personal anecdotes from this epic...
Friday February 2, 2018

Cowboy Junkies

Canadian alternative band, Cowboy Junkies, are famous for their unique blend of country, blues and folk rock. Cowboy Junkies have earned not only critical attention and a cult like following, but also multiple Juno nominations for Group of the Year. In January, the band participated in the CBC'sThe...
Saturday February 3, 2018

Gord Bamford

Gord's latest album, Tin Roof, won the CCMA Album of the Year and has been nominated for the 2017 Country Album of the Year Juno Award. Add these acclaims to his twenty-four CCMA Awards & two time CMA Awards, and you can see why audiences are fans of this country superstar. Performing at the...
Sunday February 4, 2018

Tall Stories performs The Gruffalo

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories' magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake. Will the story of the...
Tuesday February 6, 2018

Tao: Drum Heart

Tao: Drum Heart brings the history of traditional Japanese drumming to life in a breathtaking performance of music and dance. Directed by Amon Miyamoto, this group will have hearts racing with their energetic and choreography and pounding percussion. Tao made their stunning debut to the world at...
Wednesday February 7, 2018

Louie Anderson

Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, the three-time Emmy Award winner, is one of North America's most recognized and adored comics. Named by ComedyCentral as One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time. His career has spanned more than 30 years. He is a best-selling author, star of his own stand-...
Friday February 9, 2018

Comfortably Numb - The Wall Tour 2018

There is a password protected presale currently in effect.   96.3 BIG FM presentsComfortably Numb - Canada's Pink Floyd Show - THE WALL TOUR RETROSPECTIVE 2018 PERFORMING THE MUSIC OF PINK FLOYD SINCE 1993 CANADAS ORIGINAL LIVE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE! After massive demand from loyal fans,...
Saturday February 10, 2018 - Sunday February 11, 2018

John Williams and the Movies - POPS 2

The Kingston Symphony presents:John Williams and the MoviesSaturday February 10 2018  7:30p.m.Sunday February 11 2018  2:30p.m.The Grand, 218 Princess St. The opening shark attack in Jaws, Darth Vader's first appearance in Star Wars, E.T.'s famous bike ride. Clark Kent's phone booth transformation...
Thursday February 15, 2018

3,2,1 Dance!

Engage, experience & embrace this eclectic program featuring signature solo, duet & trio works from some of Ontario's prominent dancers and choreographer. Offering an array of world touring works of contemporary dance from diverse artists, this night of dance has something for everyone....
Tuesday February 20, 2018

Rosanne Cash with John Leventhal

Singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash and her collaborator, music director, guitarist and husband John Leventhal, present an acoustic evening celebrating her prolific and deeply-rooted catalog of music. Her collection of American roots songs encompasses sounds of the blues, gospel, folk, country and rock...
Thursday February 22, 2018

Alan Doyle

Alan Doyle   Iconic Newfoundland singer-songwriter, best-selling author, actor and recent recipient of the Order of Canada, Alan Doyle announces that he will embark on a 45+ date North American tour in 2018 to support his third solo album, A Week At The Warehouse. The album drops October 13, 2017...
Tuesday February 27, 2018

The Peking Acrobats

The Peking Acrobats have been pushing the limits of human ability, and flexibility, for the past 31 years. These Chinese acrobats will leave audiences stunned as they tumble, juggle, climb, and contort themselves in seamless, fluid motion with unparalleled discipline. In 1999, group balanced six...
Thursday March 1, 2018 - Saturday March 17, 2018

At My Heart's Core

At My Heart's Core Drama Robertson Davies EODL Festival Entry Pioneers Susanna Moodie, Catharine Parr Trail and Frances Stewart experience cultural deprivation and discontent in the Canadian backwoods during the 1837 Rebellion. A young man arrives and finds ways to make each of the women realize...
Sunday March 4, 2018

Tchaikovsky & Mozart - MW6

The Kingston Symphony presents:Tchaikovsky & MozartSunday March 4 20182:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston Zivkovic | Meccanico from Trio per unoPalmer | Courtiers & Commoners for Brass EnsembleTchaikovsky | Serenade for StringsMozart | Gran Partita Evan Mitchell Conductor We shine a...
Thursday March 8, 2018

Che Malambo

What began as 17th century duels to test agility, strength, and dexterity, has been reimagined by Artist Director, Gilles Brinas, into a thrilling and spectacle blending precision footwork, whirling boleadoras (throwing weapon), drumming and song. Malambo is a traditional dance of Argentina that...
Friday March 23, 2018

Tom Cochrane with Red Rider

Big League players Tom Cochrane and Red Rider have been in the game for over 40 years banging out hits like Good Times, Boy Inside The Man, and Lunatic Fringe. The band, who Cochrane joined in 1978, have released 6 studio albums and sold over 6 million worldwide. Drawing inspiration from rock...
Sunday March 25, 2018

Mini Pop Kids Live

A password protected presale happening Oct 18th 10am until on sale Oct 20th at 12noon (10% discount as well)   Mini Pop Kids LiveMake It Pop Tour Your ticket to the BIGGEST concert dance party in KINGSTON has arrived. Don't miss this high energy, interactive concert that will give every boy, girl,...
Saturday April 7, 2018

Just For Laughs Roadshow 2018

Grand OnStage audiences flock to this annual performance with great anticipation which sells out year after year. Amazing laughs are guaranteed from Canada's newest and brightest comedians! Warning: Comedy performances may contain mature content. Performance Sponsor: Empire Life
Thursday April 12, 2018

Ballets Jazz Montreal

Faced with the tensions and uncertainties in today's world, Ballets Jazz Montreal has chosen to remain faithful to an aesthetic form of dance, which can also have an uplifting effect on the soul. This approach has earned it the title of "feel good company," often employed by both public and the...
Friday April 13, 2018

The Hot Sardines

At the helm of the Jazz revival, New York's The Hot Sardines are bringing a classic sound to a new generation. The group's debut album spent over a year on the Billboard Jazz Chart in 2014, and was named one of the best jazz albums of the year by iTunes.In 2015, the band played over 100 shows in...
Saturday April 14, 2018 - Sunday April 15, 2018

Herbert & Dvorak - MW7

The Kingston Symphony presents:Herbert & DvorakSaturday April 14 2018  2:30p.m.Sunday April 15 2018  2:30p.m.The Isabel, 390 King St W, Kingston Massenet | Prelude to Act 5 of Don QuichotteHerbert | Cello Concerto No. 2.Dvorak | Cello Concerto Ariel Barnes CelloEvan Mitchell Conductor Special...
Saturday April 14, 2018

Classic Albums Live performs The Eagles' Hotel California

The title track of this album of the same name by The Eagles is undoubtedly one of the band's most legendary songs. Listen to the complete album note for note, cut for cut as performed by the amazing musicians of Classic Albums Live.
Saturday April 21, 2018

Roseanne Barr

Comedy superstar, award-winning actress, best-selling author, 2012 presidential candidate and the original domestic goddess - Roseanne Barr continues to amaze. The NY Times said that "her greatest asset is her gravitational pull, a force that enchants while holding things, and people, at a...
Thursday April 26, 2018 - Saturday May 12, 2018

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Dale Wasserman Drama A charming rogue contrives to serve a short sentence in an airy mental institution rather than in prison. This, he learns, was a mistake. He clashes with the head nurse, a fierce martinet. Quickly, he takes over the yard and accomplishes what the...
Friday April 27, 2018

Choir! Choir! Choir!

What happens when a room full of people burst into song? No experience is required for this family-friendly sing-along led by the amazing talents of Daveed and Nobu. Experience the phenomenon live in the Grand Theatre! How it works: you get a lyric sheet, Daveed and Nobu teach the vocal arrangement...
Saturday April 28, 2018

Sultans of String - POPS3

The Kingston Symphony presents:Sultans of StringSaturday April 28 2018  7:30p.m.The Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St, Kingston The award winning Sultans of String blends the majestic sound of the Kingston Symphony with their feisty folk-world compositions to create the ultimate crossover show. Sable...
Sunday April 29, 2018

Fiddle Fire

The Kingston Symphony presents:Fiddle FireSunday April 29 2:30p.m.The Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St, Kingston. Children's musical star Chris McKhool has been delighting audiences with infectious songs and exotic world instruments for two decades, performing original songs on Mr. Dressup. YTV's...
Thursday June 7, 2018 - Saturday June 23, 2018

The Mollycoddlers

The Mollycoddlers John Corrigan Comedy The Mollycoddlers is set in a barn in 1840 along the St. Lawrence River. Stanley, a life-long farm labourer, decides that working for someone else is getting him nowhere. He has a daring, yet potentially dangerous plan to change all that-pirating! His pal, Ed...