Culture, Arts & Entertainment
The Stolen Tarts: The queen is making tarts for Christmas. When the tarts turn out disastrously, the knave steals the tarts in a plot to protect the queen. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. ...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific composer of works of great beauty. He also wrote hundreds of richly detailed and colourful letters, in the process unwittingly writing his own autobiography. Delve into the mind of a gen...
The conductor's role has shifted over the centuries, from timekeeper to interpreter, yet it remains one of the most misunderstood aspects of music-making. What happens when the composer is on the podium? And what makes a grea...
In recordings and some live performances, Kerry Stratton, Toronto Concert Orchestra conductor and host of Classical 96.3 FM's "Conductor?s Choice," presents a series on the art and love of music....
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From once-rare live performances to now ubiquitous electronic recordings, the public experience of music has changed greatly. Kerry Stratton explains how a love of music and a bit of time will enhance musical enjoyment and u...
Art historian Suzanne Tevlin considers the innovative work of the great artist during the impressionist period: Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Call 416-394-5270 or email email@example.com to register.
Aviation Historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, where used primary to observe troop movements and for aerial reconnaissance. Both sides flew fragile biplanes, lacking realible engines and any form...