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- The Shaw Festival 2014 Season
The New AM 740 is the Official Radio Sponsor of The Shaw Festival 2014 Season at Niagara-On-The-Lake.
This year’s line-up includes Tony Award winning musical “Cabaret”, “The Philadelphia Story”, “The Sea”, and Shaw’s “The Philanderer”, “Arms and The Man” and more.
To check out their complete schedule or to order tickets go to shawfest.com or call 1-800-511-SHAW.
The Shaw Festival 2014 sponsored by The New AM 740.
- Apr 10
- Visit Ireland with the Chris Robinson Travel Show!
Come for a free, live panel discussion all about travelling to Ireland.
RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/ChrisRobinsonLive.
You will also hear about an opportunity to come with Chris to Ireland on the special Trafalgar “Irish Highlights” departure on October 18, 2014.
If you can’t attend the event and have questions, simply call Trafalgar Groups Department at 1-877-262-8501 Ext. 7224, Monday to Thursday, 9am – 6pm and Friday, 9am – 5pm.
Click here for a leaflet that describes the tour in more detail: Groups_ChrisRobinson_Irish_Highlights (1)
- Apr 17
- "A Tribute to The Italian Tenors"
The New AM 740 presents the ARB production of A Tribute to The Italian Tenors including Bocelli, Caruso, Lanza, Pavarotti and more
April 22 at Carmen’s Dinner Theatre in Hamilton.
Tickets are available by calling 1-800-753-9857 or go to carmens.com
- Apr 22
- Mooredale Concerts presents "Canadian Brass"
Mooredale Concerts presents Canadian Brass.
Featuring classical works by Bach, Schumann, Brahms, Ewald; popular works by Fats Weller, George Gershwin, Michael Kamen and more!
Music & Truffles
Classical Music for Families 1:15-2:15pm – Tickets $13
3:15pm show $40/$20 under age 20
For tickets and info call 416 922 3714 ext. 103 or visit online at mooredaleconcerts.com
- Apr 27
- The Lion King – Princess of Wales Theatre
The Lion King – Princess of Wales Theatre (April 30 to June 15)
Experience the phenomenon of Disney’s THE LION KING. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life and thrill to the pulsating rhythms of the African Pridelands and an unforgettable score including Elton John’s Oscar®-winning song “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” and “Circle of Life.” It’s Toronto’s most eagerly awaited return engagement.
Tickets are available at mirvish.com.
- Apr 30
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