GET­TING OUT

Your guide to what’s hap­pen­ing in and around the city

The Hamilton Spectator - - A&E - • Com­piled by Linda Ric­cia­rdi

Theatre — Lo­cal “Hamil­ton Fringe Fes­ti­val.” The fes­ti­val con­tin­ues to July 30 in down­town Hamil­ton. With 50 com­pa­nies of­fer­ing mu­si­cals, come­dies, magic shows, dra­mas and fam­ily en­ter­tain­ment. There will be nearly 400 per­for­mances at 10 down­town venues. For a com­plete sched­ule and tick­ets visit hamil­ton­fringe.ca

“Dusk Dances.” Bayfront Park, Har­bourfront Drive, July 27 to 30, work­shops 6 p.m. PWYC Dance Per­for­mances 7 p.m. Hamil­ton Con­ser­va­tory for the Arts Dance Theatre (HCADT) is proud to bring the Dusk Dances back. The dance fes­ti­val kicks off nightly with a mu­si­cal per­for­mance by Rid­dim Rid­ers.

“Baskerville.” Sher­lock Holmes Mys­tery, to Aug. 12. Light­house Fes­ti­val Theatre, 247 Main St., Port Dover. Mati­nees 2 p.m.: July 27, 29, Aug. 1,2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 12. July 27, 28, 29, Aug. 1,3, 4, 5, 8, 10, 11, 12, 8 p.m. Tick­ets start­ing at $30. 1-888-779-7703

“Franken­stein.” Clas­si­cal Theatre Com­pany, clas­sic gothic story by play­wright David Elen­dune. Aug. 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 8 p.m. Mati­nee: 2 p.m. Aug. 12. The Pearl Com­pany, 16 Steven St. clas­si­calthe­atre.ca

“Five Alarm.” Aug. 23 to Sept. 9, Light­house Fes­ti­val Theatre, 247 Main St., Port Dover. Mati­nees 2 p.m.: Aug. 23, 24, 26, 29, 30, 31, Sept. 2,5, 6, 7, 9. Aug. 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, Sept. 1,2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 8 p.m. Tick­ets start­ing at $30. 1-888-779-7703 or light­housethe­atre.com

Con­certs/Shows July 27 Mu­sic in the City/Mu­sic on the

Wa­ter­front, Jazz and Blues, TUBA 4 Trio, 7 to 9 p.m. Pier 8 Dis­cov­ery Dr.

Cor Unum En­sem­ble, Wan­der­lust, part of the Ham­mer Baroque con­cert se­ries, 7:30 p.m. Church of St. John the Evan­ge­list, The Rock on Locke, 320 Charl­ton Ave. W. Hour long mu­si­cal jour­ney to Ger­many.

Ad­mis­sion by do­na­tion July 28

Con­cert Se­ries, 7:30 p.m. Water­ford United Church, 135 Main St. S., Water­ford. Fea­tur­ing: Heather Ch­was­tiak with or­gan and pi­ano. Free. July 29

Brott Mu­sic Fes­ti­val, Last Night of the Proms, 7:30 p.m. FirstOn­tario Con­cert Hall, 1 Sum­mers Lane. Fea­tur­ing tenor David Curry, so­prano Lau­ren Mar­gi­son. Tick­ets: $44, $38 se­nior, $25 Brott35, $15 stu­dent. 905-546-3100 July 30

High Tea with Emma Rush, clas­si­cal gui­tarist, 3 p.m. Great Hall, St. John’s Angli­can Church, 272 Wil­son St. E., An­caster. Tick­ets: $40, se­niors/stu­dents $35. 905-648-2353 or ad­min@an­cast­eran­gli­can.org Aug. 1 RBG coun­try and Roots Tues­days, fea­tur­ing Brea Lawren­son, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Hen­drie Park, Royal Botan­i­cal Gar­dens, 680 Plains Rd. W., Burling­ton. Tick­ets avail­able on the day of the con­cert at RBG Cen­tre and the Hen­drie Park kiosk, or in ad­vance rbg.ca. Ad­mis­sion is free to RBG mem­bers. 905-527-1158

Dun­das Con­cert Band, free Con­certs in the Park Se­ries, 7:30 p.m. Dun­das Driv­ing Park Band­shell. Rain lo­ca­tion: Dun­das Li­ons Memo­rial Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. 905-523-9500 or dun­das­con­cert­band.com

Aug. 1 and 2 Brott Mu­sic Fes­ti­val, Mini Beethoven Fes­ti­val, 7:30 p.m. both days. Burling­ton Per­form­ing Arts Cen­tre, 440 Lo­cust St., Burling­ton. Tick­ets: $33, $29 se­niors, $15 stu­dents. 905-681-6000 or bpac@burling­ton.ca Aug. 1 to 4 Mu­sic in the City, noon to 2 p.m. Free con­cert se­ries, Lloyd D. Jack­son Square Rooftop Gar­den, Levon Wall Aug. 2 Red Hot Jazz and Cool Blue

Wed­nes­days, fea­tur­ing Genevieve Maranette, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Hen­drie Park, Royal Botan­i­cal Gar­dens, 680 Plains Rd. W., Burling­ton. Tick­ets avail­able on the day of the con­cert at RBG Cen­tre and the Hen­drie Park kiosk, or in ad­vance rbg.ca. Ad­mis­sion is free to RBG mem­bers. 905-527-1158 Aug. 3 Mu­sic in the City/Mu­sic on the Wa­ter­front, Jazz and Blues, Jack de Keyzer, 7 to 9 p.m. Pier 8 Dis­cov­ery Dr. Get­ting Out is taken ex­clu­sively from events en­tries sub­mit­ted on our web­site. We no longer ac­cept en­tries by email. To sub­mit your event, please click on Event List­ings at thes­pec.com. If you have any dif­fi­cul­ties or ques­tions call us at 905-526-3420. See more event list­ings on thes­pec.com Dead­line for Get­ting Out sub­mis­sions is 1 p.m. the Fri­day be­fore Thurs­day pub­li­ca­tion citylife@thes­pec.com

MELISSA MCLAY, BLACK­BIRD PHO­TOG­RA­PHY

Stephen Sparks, Jamie Wil­liams and Adrian Shep­herd in the Light­house Fes­ti­val’s pro­duc­tion of "Baskerville."

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