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George Weston Recital Hall

Romeo & Juliet

George Weston Recital Hall

From April 9, 2015 - May 12, 2015

Presented by Classical Theatre Project

More than 150,000 people have seen CTP’s production of Romeo & Juliet in more than 60 cities across North America. This Dora-nominated production stars wandering Elizabethan players as they transform an open-air market into a playing space with a chalk circle and the audience’s imagination. Featuring a full musical score created live on stage, this vivid production captures the youthful passion ...

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Macbeth

George Weston Recital Hall

From April 15, 2015 - April 30, 2015

Presented by Classical Theatre Project

In this brand new production, director Charles Roy examines Macbeth through the lens of modern military regimes. In Macbeth, so much is left unsaid. Is Lady Macbeth evil? Are Macbeth’s visions real (engineered by the witches) or is he hallucinating? Each director that tackles Macbeth must make these decisions, and make them clear to the audience through staging. Our ensemble cast has worked together to create a ...

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Hamlet

George Weston Recital Hall

From April 20, 2015 - April 22, 2015

Presented by Classical Theatre Project

Shaw Festival Alumnus Jonathan Widdifield returns to play the lead in what is arguably the greatest piece of drama in the Western canon. In this film noir-inspired production, Hamlet explores the depths of human nature, following characters propelled inexorably to tragic ends. When adapting the play at CTP, we like to remember that Hamlet doesn’t have to be a prince. At heart, he is simply a young man who has ...

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Baroque Misbehaving

George Weston Recital Hall

April 28, 2015

Presented by Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Aisslinn Nosky, Violinist and Guest Director ...

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Twelfth Night

George Weston Recital Hall

From April 28, 2015 - May 7, 2015

Presented by Classical Theatre Project

Musical, interactive and uproariously funny, director Will O’Hare’s inventive vaudevillian take on Twelfth Night premiered in 2009 and has become one of CTP’s most beloved productions. Five actors undertake eleven roles, astounding audiences with genuine theatre magic. Twelfth Night remains a relevant commentary on the illusions – and delusions – of love. Shakespeare used mistaken ...

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Romeo & Juliet

George Weston Recital Hall

April 30, 2015

Presented by Classical Theatre Project

Don’t miss Classical Theatre Project’s one-night-only performance of Romeo & Juliet in one of the best acoustic venues in the country - the George Weston Recital Hall at the Toronto Centre for the Arts. ...

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Two Stars, Three Centuries

George Weston Recital Hall

May 2, 2015

Presented by Sinfonia Toronto

ILYA POLEATEV Pianist  XIAOHAN GUO Violinist  Multiply the excitement! Two outstanding artists plus extreme eclectic beauty. SCHUBERT German Dances  CHOPIN Piano Concerto No. 2   ALICE HO Mira for violin and orchestra  PROKOFIEV Visions Fugitive Op. 22 Tickets: $49 adults; $39 seniors; $19 students www.sinfoniatoronto.com  

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Sounds of Splendour

George Weston Recital Hall

May 3, 2015

Presented by Toronto Children's Chorus

Celebrate the joys and sounds of Spring with all choirs of the Toronto Children’s Chorus!  Bob Chilcott’s Little Jazz Mass and works by John Rutter, Aaron Copland and Allister MacGillivray will be featured.  

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TDSB Creates: Dance & Spoken Word

George Weston Recital Hall

May 5, 2015

The Toronto District School Board and the Toronto Arts Council present tdsbCREATES: Dance & Spoken Word: Over 100 secondary students from across the TDSB will be performing original dance and spoken word pieces. ...

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Cadence

George Weston Recital Hall

May 8, 2015

Presented by Toronto Youth Wind Orchestra

Special Guests: Cadence Vocal Band ...

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“Like four thieves who’ve been stealing the show for years.”
– The Toronto Star


Sing it high! Sing it low!

George Weston Recital Hall

May 9, 2015

Presented by Bach Children's Chorus

The 200 beautiful young voices of the award-winning Bach Children’s Chorus will present their annual spring concert--with songs of growing up, adventuring, and coming home. Children and youth aged six through university age in four choirs will sing in various combinations, including as a massed choir, in this annual celebration of youth and the joy of excellent choral music. ...

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“The BCC continues to offer that crisp, clean, sweet sound that I have enjoyed for years.”
- Robert Fisher, broadcaster and alumni parent


J.S. Bach: The Circle of Creation

George Weston Recital Hall

May 12, 2015

Presented by Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Directed by Jeanne Lamon ...

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Earth Songs, Love Songs

George Weston Recital Hall

May 24, 2015

Presented by Amadeus Choir

Gala program celebrating the Amadeus Choir’s 40th Anniversary season with some of our most wonderful musical friends through the years! ...

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Stephen Schwartz: From Godspell to Wicked

George Weston Recital Hall

May 26, 2015

Presented by Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company

A Musical concert celebrating one of Broadway's hottest composers and lyricists. Stephen Schwartz's music includes Godspell, The Baker's Wife, Working, Children of Eden and Wicked, as well as Disney's Enchanted and the animated features Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Prince of Egypt. This incredible evening will feature some of the ...

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Con Brio!

George Weston Recital Hall

May 31, 2015

Presented by Orchestra Toronto

Featuring J. Estacio’s Brio Tocatta and Fantasy for Orchestra, G. Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 and Guest artist Winona Zelenka playing E. Elgar’s Cello Concerto.

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All American

George Weston Recital Hall

June 7, 2015

Presented by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

This sparkling programme of American classics features Gershwin’s bustling, bluesy portrait of Paris’s street life—complete with taxi horns! The acclaimed solo team of Laredo and Robinson gives the first Canadian performances of André Previn’s attractive Double Concerto. Peter Oundjian, conductor Jaime Laredo, violin Sharon Robinson, cello  

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Vibe Dance

George Weston Recital Hall

From June 13, 2015 - June 14, 2015

VIBE Dance and Fitness Studio is a high quality, recreational studio which creates a challenging and enjoyable learning environment for all. This end of year recital is an extravagant showcase of skills, talent and dance routines.

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Resa's Pieces Concert Band

George Weston Recital Hall

June 16, 2015

16th Gala Performance conducted by Resa Kochberg. This lively community band of over fifty members promises a night of recognizable tunes that are sure to engage audiences in an evening of FUN!  From rock and roll to classical music, jazz standards to marches, audiences will be clapping, cheering and singing along with this energetic band. Audience participation is a hallmark of the evening! Also ...

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