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ARETHA FRANKLIN CONCERT POSTPONED: Rescheduled for June 28, 2018

The Aretha Franklin concert originally scheduled for July 1, 2017 at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts has, unfortunately, been postponed. As per doctor’s orders, Aretha Franklin cannot make the trip to Toronto this week. However, it was announced announce that she will perform at the 2018 TD Toronto Jazz Festival on June 28, 2018.

Ticketholders that purchased through Ticketmaster or through the Sony Centre Box Office will be contacted and will have the option of keeping…

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The TD Toronto Jazz Festival Gets Underway Tomorrow

TD Toronto Jazz Festival

OPENING WEEKEND FESTIVAL LINEUP!

100+ Free Concerts in Yorkville and the Iconic Concert Hall Reopens

With more than 100 free concerts being presented throughout stages in Yorkville, everyone is invited to experience the best jazz from Toronto, across the country and around the world Shows start daily at noon and finish at 10 p.m. The following is the lineup for this weekend – June 23-25.

FEATURED PERFORMANCES

Randy Bachman and Band with special guests Walter Trout and Laila Biali
8:30 p.m. |…

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522 photographs by Diane Arbus acquired by the Art Gallery of Ontario

Transformative acquisition makes the AGO the largest museum collector of Arbus in Canada, and one of the largest in the world

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) has acquired a collection of 522 prints of photographs by American photographer Diane Arbus (1923–1971). Selected by the AGO and purchased through the Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco, the collection spans the breadth of Arbus’s career, and includes a number of rarely seen or published images from early in…

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Toronto Zoo Re-Opens Thursday, June 15, 2017

Toronto Zoo

Board of Management Ratifies Agreement

Following the ratification process by CUPE Local 1600 and the Toronto Zoo Board of Management the Toronto Zoo is pleased to announce it will be re-opening to the public on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 9 am. The Zoo will continue with its peak season hours of 9 am to 7 pm daily.

Unionized staff will be returning to work on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 and exempt staff will return to their…

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