The New Classical FM is a proud “Radio Sponsor” of the Soulpepper Theatres’ 2019 season. For more information or to order tickets go to soulpepper.ca.
The New Classical FM 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.
THE NEW CLASSICAL FM 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.
THE 2019 SHAW FESTIVAL
On Now to December 22
The New Classical FM is the Official Radio Sponsor of The Shaw Festival 2019 Season at Niagara-On-The-Lake on now to December 22. This year’s World-class theatre line-up includes 13 plays on 3 stages. See “The Ladykillers”, “Brigadoon”, “The Glass Menagerie” and more. To check out their complete schedule or to order tickets go to shawfest.com or call 1-800-511-SHAW.
IN THE AGE OF REMBRANDT: DUTCH PAINTINGS FROM THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON
On Now to September 15
Discover the Dutch Golden Age with an exceptional collection of 70 powerful paintings, including works from world-renowned artists Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Jan Steen, and Jacob van Ruisdael. From detailed still lifes, humorous genre scenes and striking portraits to impressive landscapes, cityscapes, and architectural paintings, In the Age of Rembrandt presents artworks that capture life in the Dutch Republic. Featuring works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this exhibition offers a fascinating overview of 17thcentury Dutch painting; where new subjects and styles redefined traditional genres. For tickets and more info visit https://www.rom.on.ca
SUMMER MUSIC IN THE GARDEN
Every Thursday from June 27 to September 15
The New Classical FM is the official Radio Sponsor of Harbourfront Centre’s 20th season of “Summer Music In The Garden”… Free classical concerts every Thursday at 7 PM and Sunday 4 PM at the beautiful Toronto Music Garden on Queens Quay West. For more information go to harbourfrontcentre.com.
WINE AND SPIRIT FESTIVAL
June 14 and 15
The New Classical FM is an “Official Radio Sponsor” of the “Wine and Spirit Festival” June 14 and 15 at Sugar Beach. This two-day event showcases the talents of over 75 wine, beer, cider and spirit producers along with delicious local food, live music, art and free samples. For more information visit wineandspiritfestival.ca
THE TORONTO FRINGE FESTIVAL
July 3 to 14
The New Classical FM is the Official Radio Sponsor of The Toronto Fringe Festival…July 3 to 14. It’s the largest Theatre Festival in Ontario with 160 live shows that feature comedy, drama, dance, improv, musical theatre, family programming and more at over 30 venues throughout Toronto. For more information go to fringetoronto.com.
DANCING ON THE PIER
Every Thursday from July 4 to August 29
The New Classical FM is the official Radio Sponsor of “Dancing on the Pier” at Harbourfront Centre… Free social dancing by the water with live music every Thursday evening featuring the Toronto All-star Big Band from 7pm – 10pm. For more information visit harbourfrontcentre.com.
SHAKESPEARE IN HIGH PARK
July 4 to September 1
The New Classical FM is the official Radio Station of Canadian Stage’s Shakespeare in High Park. This year Measure for Measure and Much Ado About Nothing will be presented on alternating nights from July 4 to September 1. Grab your family, friends, and picnic blanket and enjoy a magical night of theatre in the great outdoors. To experience one of Toronto’s favourite summer traditions, pay-what-you-can at the park or reserve a spot online. Visit canadianstage.com for more information on tickets and the fantastic special event nights happening in July.
PwC MS BIKE
July 7, August 18 and September 15
The New Classical FM is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of “PwC MS Bike”. Join the largest cycling series in North America…with events throughout Southern Ontario. MS Bike combines fun with fundraising as cyclists of all ages and fitness levels ride to end Multiple Sclerosis. Choose your challenge and ride with friends and family as part of a team or as an individual. For more information go to msbike.ca forward slash Ontario. Event Dates: July 7 – Prince Edward County | August 18 – Niagara | September 15 – Toronto
SARAH MCLACHLAN WITH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Sarah McLachlan will perform in Toronto at Budweiser Stage on Monday, July 29th at 8:00 p.m., joined by a Symphony Orchestra. With over 30 years in the recording industry, McLachlan is a multi-platinum singer and songwriter best known for her intimate vocals and relatable lyrics. Canadian-born, this Grammy and Juno Award winning artist has sold over 40 million albums throughout her career and was recently inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. For tickets visit www.ticketmaster.ca or www.livenation.com.
PAWS IN THE PARK
The New Classical FM is the Official Radio Sponsor of “Paws in the Park 2019” on Saturday, August 10 at Woodbine Park from 9 to 4 (rain or shine). Come out and help the Toronto Humane Society. There will be dog adoptions, free training classes, a pet photo booth, shopping and more – it’s a fun filled day for all! For more information or to donate please visit pawsinthepark.com.
THE NEW CLASSICAL FM AT THE 2019 CNE
The New Classical FM will be on location from 10 am to 7 pm at the 2019 CNE on Thursday August 29. Come out and meet Bill Anderson and Mark Wigmore as they broadcast their shows “Live” from “The New Classical FM” display across from the main CNE fountain next to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre and sign up for the Classical Club…spin the Classical FM prize wheel – win prizes and enter to win a trip-for-two to Mexico from Sunwing and The New Classical FM. For tickets and more info visit theex.com
GAME OF THRONES LIVE CONCERT EXPERIENCE
The critically acclaimed Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience will return this fall for a 20-city amphitheater tour, bringing the music of Emmy® Award-winning Game of Thrones composer Ramin Djawadi to stunning new life at outdoor theatres across North America. Tickets available at www.livenation.com and www.ticketmaster.ca
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: ALEGRIA
September 12 to December 1
Beloved by fans around the world, iconic Cirque du Soleil’s Alegría is reinterpreted to share its timeless story once more. The classic power struggle of old meets new is reinterpreted for today’s cultural pulse. Led by an intangible wind of change, an emerging movement strives to shake the established order, instilling hope and renewal to bring light to a world in perfect harmony. Alegría energizes the audience with a joyful spirit for a brighter and more inspiring tomorrow. Get you tickets today at cirquedusoleil.com.