Mar 04, 2019
By Valerie Massie
Zoomer Radio is the Official Media Partner of TIFF‘s “Cinematheque” programme. This year-round programme at the TIFF Bell Lightbox is devoted to film classics and favourites, rarities and recent restorations. Each season “Cinematheque” features curated retrospectives, national and regional spotlights, experimental and avant-garde cinema and in-cinema conversations and special guests. For tickets and info go to tiff.net.
ZOOMER RADIO PET OF THE WEEK
We’re proud sponsors of The Toronto Humane Society and each week we highlight a different pet who is in need of finding it’s “forever home”. Check our website every Monday for each weeks updated pet or learn more about the adoption process by visiting torontohumanesociety.com.
LITTLE MENACE: PINTER PLAYS
On Now to March 10
Master of dark comedy, Harold Pinter unmasks the passions and absurdities that live within us all. At the Young Centre for the Performing Arts in the distillery district. For tickets visit:soulpepper.ca
THE SECOND CITY GUIDE TO THE SYMPHONY
March 5 to 7
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert…The Second City Guide to the Symphony – March 5, 6 and 7. Colin Mochrie hosts this fun filled concert featuring sketch comedy, satire, songs, improvisation and Classical music. For more information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.
CANADA BLOOMS 2019
March 8 to 17
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of “Canada Blooms 2019.” It’s Canada’s largest Flower and Garden Festival… March 8 to 17 the Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place. Don’t miss amazing theme gardens, award-winning floral displays, vendors in the Garden Marketplace, seminars and much more. Tickets are available at the door or visit canadablooms.com and your ticket to Canada Blooms also provides free same day admission to The National Home Show.
March 7 to 16
Bluma Appel Theatre. A new dance/theatre work about corruption, farce and the forces of radical change. For tickets visit: canadianstage.com.
March 26 to 31
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the all-new “Shen Yun 2019” in Toronto at The Four Seasons Centre from March 26 to 31. Shen Yun is an unmatched theatrical experience and it takes you on a journey through China’s five millennia of inspired culture featuring Chinese dancers, a spectacular animated backdrops accompanied by a full orchestra. For tickets go to shenyun.com.
BEST OF HOLLYWOOD
April 2 to 6
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert…Best of Hollywood – April 2, 3 and 6. Oscar-winning and nominated music from Star Wars, JAWS, Wizard of Oz, Gone With the Wind and more. For information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.
THESE ARE THEIR STORIES
Join Luba Goy and Dan Hill for an intimate evening at the Plaza Suite to hear their mental health stories. Also listen to the Grammy-Awarded singer/songwriter perform some of his most loved songs and share what inspired them. Performance includes author and cellist Erika Nielsen. For tickets and more info visit: http://s3.amazonaws.comsa1.seatadvisor.com.
April 6 to May 1
It is 1941, nations race to perfect The Bomb, and two scientists meet in occupied Denmark for a conversation that will change the course of history. At the Young Centre for the Performing Arts in the distillery district. For tickets visit soulpepper.ca.
BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
April 9 to May 5
“Beautiful – The Carole King Musical” at the Princess of Wales Theatre…April 9 to May 5. “Beautiful” tells the inspiring true story of Carole King’s remarkable rise to stardom and features her hits “I Feel The Earth Move,” “One Fine Day,” “You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman” “You’ve Got A Friend” and more. For tickets and more info visit mirvish.com.
GORDON LIGHTFOOT LIVE IN CONCERT
April 15 and 16
November may mark the month of Gordon Lightfoot’s birthday, but the iconic singer/songwriter is more interested in the giving than receiving of gifts. At 80-years strong, Lightfoot recently announced the gift of additional Ontario dates in his upcoming 2019 tour schedule. LOCATION: Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, ON. For tickets and more info visit: www.livingartscentre.ca.
THE 3RD ANNUAL NIAGARA FALLS ELVIS FESTIVAL
April 26 to 28
“The 3rd Annual Niagara Falls Elvis Festival” – April 26 to 28 at the Greg Frewin Theatre. Your VIP Zoomer Radio package includes a 2 night stay at the Days Inn & Suites Centre Street in Niagara Falls next door to the theatre and an Elvis Festival VIP Weekend Pass-for-two to Headliner Shows, Elvis Contest events, the Sunday Gospel Hour and delicious Elvis Buffet lunches and dinners too! For tickets and more info visit niagarafallselvisfestival.com.
SPRING AWAKENING: With the onset of spring, everything feels new again. The Rose Orchestra concludes their 8th season with Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”. The Rosebud Orchestra, featuring a special young violinist, delights with memorable spring melodies.
May 3 to 12
Bluma Appel Theatre. Robert Lepage’s spectacular 887 is one of this country’s greatest solo stageworks, created and performed by one of our greatest storytellers and charts the social and political moments that shaped both our country and his identity. For tickets visit: canadianstage.com.
QUEENS OF SOUL
May 7 and 8
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert…Queens of Soul – May 7 and 8. Featuring hits made famous by the divas of soul…Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Adele and more. For information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.
June 10 to 12
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert…Modern Broadway – June 10, 11 and 12. Featuring today’s and yesterday’s greatest Broadway hits…Book of Mormons, Newsies, CATS, Miss Saigon, Les Miserables and more. For information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.
Zoomer Radio welcomes Michael Bublé on his 2019 Canadian tour ‘Don’t Believe the Rumours’! Catch him at Scotiabank Arena on July 26, 2019. Every full priced ticket purchased for the tour includes a standard CD or digital copy of Michael’s highly anticipated new album love. love is Michael’s 8th major studio album for Reprise Records. For Tickets Visit: www.livenation.com.