|February 10, 2019||Filled under Events||
Where: Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street West
When: February 16 – May 5, 2019
Cost: Timed-entry tickets go on sale to the public on Feb. 1, 2019 and are $16.50 for post-secondary students and youth ages 17 and under, $21.50 for seniors and $25 for adults. Tickets will be available online at www.ago.ca, in person and by phone.
Details: Beloved for their lush landscapes and sea vistas, the masterpieces of Impressionism are some of the world’s most recognizable artworks. The distinctive styles of Monet, Degas, Pissarro and others are seen on the walls of the most monumental museums, but are also present in our daily lives through countless reproductions on posters, notecards and calendars.
An upcoming AGO exhibition broadens that view of Impressionism, shining a new light on the work of some of the world’s most famous artists. In a groundbreaking first, Impressionism in the Age of Industry: Monet, Pissarro and more explores the Impressionists’ fascination with industry, technology, and labour during the rapid industrialization of Paris and France in the 1800s. This collection of rare and exceptional artworks invites AGO visitors to imagine their own city in the changing streets, lives and landscapes of late 19th century France.
Organized by the AGO and curated by Dr. Caroline Shields, the AGO’s Assistant Curator of European Art, this revelatory exhibition features over 120 paintings, prints, sculptures, photographs and period films, including rare works from museums in the United States and Europe. The exhibition is also accompanied by a variety of thematic programs, menus and other offerings.
More Info: www.ago.ca @AGOToronto
|February 9, 2019||Events|
Where: Aki Studio, Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East When: February 16 – March 3, 2019 Cost: ASL Interpreted performances: February 22 & March 1. Tickets $28, Senior/Student Arts Worker $22, Previews $15, Wednesday Pay-What-You-Can. Tickets can be purchased online at www.cahoots.ca/goodmorning, by calling 416.531.1402, in person at the Aki Studio Box Office or […] more
|February 6, 2019||Entertainment|
Where: Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St. When: February 13-23, 2019 Cost: Wed-Sat – $20 Evening Pass. PWYC Rush tickets available each day. Available at Box Office 416.975.8555 or www.buddiesinbadtimes.com/rhubarb Details: Canada’s longest-running new works festival returns for its 40th year this February! For two weeks, The Rhubarb Festival transforms Toronto’s Buddies […] more
|February 2, 2019||Entertainment|
Where: The Social Capital Theatre, 154 Danforth Avenue When: February 9, 2019 at 8pm Cost: Tickets $10 advance at www.stupidgood.eventbrite.ca. Discount tickets are $5 at the door for students, arts workers and performers. About: One night only of Improve Comedy! NOW Best of Toronto and Canadian Comedy Award-winning The Sufferettes on the same bill as […] more
|February 1, 2019||Entertainment|
Where: Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace, 16 Ryerson Avenue When: February 6 – 10, 2019 at 7:30pm Cost: General Tickets $25 and Senior/Student/Arts Worker $20. Can be purchased online at ca.patronbase.com/_ArtsBoxOffice/Productions Details: Two award-winning and critically acclaimed one-woman shows, Drunk Girl, by Thea Fitz-James, and Everybody Dies in December, by Nancy Kenny, will have their […] more