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Other spring performances at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre include:
North America’s premiere tribute act featuring internationally acclaimed Elvis Stylist Stephen Michael Kabakos and his 14-member TVB Ensemble recreate Elvis Presley’s monumental 1973 televised concert spectacular “Aloha From Hawaii” on Thurs. May 03, 2012 8:00 pm.
Burlington Concert Band presents "A Tributre to the Brant Inn" on Fri May 04, 2012 8:00 pm.
This show is a special tribute to Burlington’s historic Brant Inn. The show will feature music of the ‘big band’ era with many favourites performed by the famous bands at the Brant Inn.
Laugh the night away and help out a good cause at the Knights of Columbus Council 5073’s first annual Stand-Up Comedy Night Sat May 05, 2012 7:30 PM. Featuring Russell Roy and Jim McAleese, stand-up comedians with appearances on CBC, CTV and A&E TV shows, they specialize in ‘clean’ (no foul language) stand-up comedy material. Proceeds will benefit the charitable works of the Knights of Columbus. For more information e-mail Vic Lefebvre at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (905) 335-5073.
Symphony on the Bay presents The Great BPAC Piano Celebration on Sun May 06, 2012 3:00 pm. Featuring: Andrea Battista (piano), Valerie Tryon (piano) performing J.S. Bach: Concerto for Keyboard #3 in D Major, with Andrea Battista (piano) Liszt: Concerto #1 in E flat major, with Valerie Tryon (piano) Rachmaninoff: Symphony #2, op. 27, in E minor.
Burlington Welsh Male Chorus 10th Annual Concert on Sat May 12, 2012 7:30 pm. Enjoy an evening of song, with not your average choir, supporting the Carpenter Hospice, the Halton Women’s Place and the Burlington Welsh Male Chorus. With selected favourites, old and new from around the world in their unique style, based on the Welsh Male Choir traditions, experience the sensation of over 50 male voices raised in traditional Welsh harmony style. The Burlington Welsh have performed to audiences in Canada and abroad, including the Royal Albert Hall in London, UK and Carnegie Hall, New York. Guest soloists: Jason Howard raised in the rich singing traditions of South Wales, star of international operatic and musical stage. Jason, who now lives in Toronto, starred in the 2011 Toronto production of South Pacific. Marion Samuel-Stevens, a talented and actively sought after Toronto based soprano, who performs regularly with the Toronto Classical Singers, and who has performed in Europe and North America.
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Hamilton City Ballet presents Pinocchio & Les Sylphides on Fri Jun 01, 2012 7:30 pm. and Sat Jun 02, 2012 7:30 pm. “Pinocchio” is a story ballet, choreography by Melania Pawliw, based on the “The Adventures of Pinocchio” a children’s novel written by Italian author Carlo Collodi, in 1883. "Les sylphides” is a one act , non-narrative ballet blanc, often described as a "romantic reverie", composed of a suite of dances choreographed by Michel Fokine, with music by Frédéric Chopin, staged by Max Ratevosian.
The Homecoming on Sat Jun 09, 2012 7:30 pm. by Burlington Student Theatre. A concept event featuring the people, events and artifacts that have been part of the 35-year Burlington Student Theatre legacy. Our week of celebration will culminate in our June 9 evening of performances, archival video footage and guest appearances, highlighting the best of Broadway musicals, stage performance, song, dance and art. This event will be a once-in-a-lifetime event that will DAZZLE!
Gotta SING, Gotta DANCE, Tue Jun 19, 2012 2:00 pm. Tue Jun 19, 2012 7:00 pm. and Wed Jun 20, 2012 2:00 pm. Celebrate seniors' month and the art of staying young with the Burlington Footnotes Senior Performing Troup Inc! This upbeat fast pace musical variety extravaganza showcases the talent of the 50+ generation. Dazzling costumes, fabulous choreography and high energy performances provide fun for audiences of all ages.
Enjoy dinner and then some fabulous entertainment in downtown Burlington. Several dining establishments have created specials in conjunction with performances being held at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.
- Benny's Deli - Book reservation for pre-performance dinner in advance and you will receive 13% off your dinner. Simply show your theatre tickets to your server.
- Eatalia - Chef's Theatre Inspired Prix Fixe Menu - ncludes antipasto, Pasta or Risotto and Dessert for $19.
- Pepperwoods - Early bird specials from 4-6 p.m. 3 course meal with glass of house wine for $24.95.
- Rude Native - Curtain Call - Fixed price menu served daily until 7 p.m. - Appetizer, Main course and dessert for $19.
- S.B. Prime - PreTheatre Prix Fixe Menue - includes appetizer, Main course and Dessert until 7 p.m. daily for $19 - NOTE: S.B. Prime is in the process of moving to 390 Brant St. (entrance faces Elgin St.)