Sep 18, 2019
By Valerie Massie
Zoomer Radio 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 ZOOMER RADIO 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.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’S ALEGRÍA
On Now to November 24
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. On now until November 24th under the Big Top at Ontario Place. Get your tickets today at https://www.cirquedusoleil.com/canada/toronto/alegria/buy-tickets.
THE 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 from April 6 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.
WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY
Hilarious improv comedy and song from the current cast of the Emmy-nominated TV show, Whose Line Is It Anyway? returns to the Living Arts Centre! For tickets visit www.livingartscentre.ca or call 905-306-6000
CAROL BURNETT: AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER AND REFLECTION
During An Evening of Laughter and Reflection, TV comedy icon, award-winning actress and bestselling author, Carol Burnett is bringing back her revered Q&A show to Toronto where she will be taking audience questions and showing video clips from her shows in a format that harkens back to the legendary openings of The Carol Burnett Show. This one-night-only event will give a lucky audience an unfiltered opportunity to engage with Carol, to ask questions and receive spontaneous answers. “I love the spontaneity of these evenings,” said Carol. “I never know what anyone is going to ask, or say, or do, so it keeps me on my toes!” Special Event at Sony Centre (soon to be Meridian Hall) For tickets and more info visit https://www.jfl42.com/act/carol-burnett/
ART FOR ANIMALS
A silent auction benefiting Mercy For Animals, a farmed animal protection organization. TORONTO’S HOTTEST ART – CRAFT DRINKS – VEGAN FOOD – PREMIUM RAFFLE PRIZES – VIP GUETS – AND MUCH MORE! October 4, 2019 from 6:30 pm – 12 am, Downtown Toronto – 154 Shuter St. Info + Tickets: ForAnimals.ca
JAMES BOND: THE MUSIC
October 15 and 16
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert… James Bond: The Music – October 15 and 16. Prepare to be shaken and stirred as the TSO pays tribute to the suave and immortal secret agent with music from Skyfall, Live and Let Die, For Your Eyes Only, and more! Relive the iconic hits from the films, and discover why nobody does it better than Bond. For more information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.
October 26 and 27
The Zoomershow is Canada’s largest show for people 45+ looking to live their best life. This consumer show features expert speakers, exhibitors, and entertainment geared to all things Zoomer you want to know about including: Travel & destinations, dance & fitness, cannabis education, financial planning, food, health & wellness, home & fashion, zen & treatment services. You’ll learn, shop, and taste. For tickets and more info visit: http://www.zoomershow.com/toronto/attend/
THE 97TH ANNUAL ROYAL AGRICULTURAL WINTER FAIR
November 1 to 10
Zoomer Radio are proud Radio Sponsors of the 97th annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair…November 1 to 10 at Exhibition Place. The Royal is the largest indoor agricultural and equestrian event in the world and features shopping, family activities, local food, entertainment, fine dining and more. Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of The Royal Horse Show at this year’s fair. For more information go to royalfair.org.
BANGARRA DANCE THEATRE’S “SPIRIT”
The internationally renowned Australian company, Bangarra Dance Theatre, infuses 65,000 years of Aboriginal and Torres Island culture with exhilarating contemporary movement. Weaving together storytelling, dance, theatre and music, this unforgettable theatrical experience transports the audience to a mysterious and sacred space to witness nature’s poetry. For tickets and info visit canadianstage.com or call the box office: 416.368.3110
CHER “HERE WE GO AGAIN” TOUR
The one and only Cher is set to hit the road with the HERE WE GO AGAIN Tour! Don’t miss her on: Friday, November 29, 2019 at Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena. Cher is expected to perform many of her hits along with some new songs from the Dancing Queen album – Cher’s tribute to the music of ABBA – out September 28th. For tickets and more info visit LiveNation.com.
ONES: THE BEATLES #1 HITS
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of Ones: The Beatles # 1 Hits on Saturday December 7 at 8 pm at Meridian Hall formerly The Sony Centre. “Ones” is the most exciting Beatles music presentation in decades and it is making its Toronto debut with the songs that topped the world charts for 7 consecutive years from 1964 to 1970 and the show includes multi-screen backdrops, stunning videos, concert lighting, 22 musicians and vocalists. For tickets go to ticketmaster.ca or sonycentre.ca.
A magical wintry world is brought to life by the National Ballet Theatre of Odessa in The Nutcracker, a true family favourite. For tickets and info visit www.livingartscentre.ca or call 905-306-6000
CELINE DION AT TORONTO’S SCOTIABANK ARENA
Zoomer Radio welcomes Celine Dion to Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena… Monday, December 9 for her world tour of her highly anticipated new album ‘Courage’. Tickets are available at ticketmaster.ca.
TSO POPS CONCERT
December 10, 11, 12
Zoomer Radio is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of the TSO’s Pop Concert… TSO Holiday Pops – December 10, 11, 12. Renowned Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman and a full chorus join the TSO to bring you a host of festive favourites! A concert overflowing with holiday cheer including traditional carols, film favourites, and yuletide chart-toppers. For more information or to order tickets visit tso.ca.