GET­TING OUT

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

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The­atre — Lo­cal

“Baskerville.” Sher­lock Holmes Mys­tery, to Aug. 12. Light­house Fes­ti­val The­atre, 247 Main St., Port Dover. Mati­nees 2 p.m.: Aug. 10, 12. Aug. 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. 10, 11, 12, 8 p.m. Mati­nee: 2 p.m. Aug. 12. The Pearl Com­pany, 16 Steven St. clas­si­calthe­atre.ca

“The Mer­chant of Venice.” Tot­ter­ing Biped The­atre Com­pany. The Rock, Royal Botan­i­cal Gar­dens, 1185 York Blvd. Aug. 14 to 18, 21 to 25 and Aug. 28 to Sept. 1, 7 p.m. Gar­dens open at 6 p.m. No re­served seat­ing. Free gar­den tour at in­ter­mis­sion. Tick­ets: rbg.ca, click on Events $25 adults, $16 se­niors/stu­dents, $10 chil­dren 4 to12, un­der 3, free. Din­ner at Rock Gar­den Café (5 p.m.) and Show: $60 adults, $51 se­niors/stu­dents, $45 chil­dren, $8 tod­dlers. 905-527-1158

“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

“Slaugh­ter­house-Five”. Aug. 17 to 19 and 24 to 26, 8 p.m. The Pearl Com­pany, 16 Steven St. Tick­ets: $20, $15 stu­dents, se­niors. 905-524-0606 or the­p­earl­com­pany.ca

Con­certs/Shows

Aug. 10

Mu­sic in the City/Mu­sic on the Water­front, Jazz and Blues, High Ren­di­tion Jazz, 7 to 9 p.m. Pier 8 Dis­cov­ery Dr.

Aug. 11 Brott Mu­sic Fes­ti­val, Shaken Not Stirred – The Mu­sic of James Bond, 7:30 p.m. Li­una Sta­tion, 360 James St. N. Tick­ets: $41, $38 se­nior, $25 Brott35, $15 stu­dent. 905-525-2410

Aug. 11, 12, 13 Burling­ton Down­town Jazz Fest, on the Plaza, 440 Lo­cust St., rain or shine. Aug. 11: Jane Bun­nett and Maque­que, 7 to 9 p.m.

Aug. 12: Amanda Martinex, 3 to 5 p.m. Laila Biali, 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 13: Kel­lylee Evans, 3 to 5 p.m. Free. Aug. 12 Mu­sic in the City, noon to 2 p.m. Free con­cert se­ries, Lloyd D. Jack­son Square Rooftop Gar­den, Tre­ble Men

Re­nais­sance Mu­sic 4.0, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. McLaren Park, Can­non and John Streets. Fea­tur­ing: Shanika Maria, Jor­dan Alexan­der, Voices of the Sa­van­nah, Hailee Rose, Joshua Scribe Watkins, Kojo Easy Damptey and Friends, DJ Rac One. Tick­ets: $10, chil­dren $5. Tick­ets on Bruha, 289-921-5294

Bonga and The Vodou Drums of Haiti with Cel­list Ru­fus Cap­pado­cia, 7 p.m. Cot­ton Fac­tory, 270 Sher­man Ave. N. Tick­ets: $20. 905-547-8256

Aug. 13

Sun­day Blues, 2 to 6 p.m. Bay City Mu­sic Hall, 50 Le­an­der Dr. Fea­tured: The Bay City Blues Band, with spe­cial guest. Tick­ets at the door: $7. 515-5353

Aug. 14 to 18 Mu­sic in the City, noon to 2 p.m. Free con­cert se­ries, Lloyd D. Jack­son Square Rooftop Gar­den, Troy Harmer

Aug. 15 RBG coun­try and Roots Tues­days, fea­tur­ing Madi­son Vi­o­let, 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. 16 Red Hot Jazz and Cool Blue Wed­nes­days, fea­tur­ing Spencer MacKen­zie, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Hen­drie Park, Royal Botan­i­cal Gar­dens, 680 Plains Rd. W., Burling­ton. Ad­mis­sion is free to RBG mem­bers. 905-527-1158

Aug. 17 Brott Mu­sic Fes­ti­val, A Choral Spec­tac­u­lar, 7:30 p.m. FirstOn­tario Con­cert Hall, 1 Sum­mers Lane. Fea­tur­ing: so­prano Leslie Ann Bradley; mezzo-so­prano Lauren Se­gal; tenor John MacMaster; Bari­tone James West­man; Brott Fes­ti­val Cho­rus. Tick­ets: $44, $38 se­nior, $25 Brott35, $15 stu­dent. 905-546-3100

Mu­sic in the City/Mu­sic on the Water­front, Jazz and Blues, Miles from Nowhere, 7 to 9 p.m. Pier 8 Dis­cov­ery Dr.

Aug. 18 Con­ces­sion Street Side­walk Sounds, 6 to 9 p.m. Mike Maguire, 526 Con­ces­sion (The Zoetic); Miles from Nowhere, 565 Con­ces­sion (Be­tween RBC and Li­brary); Mike Woods, 569 Con­ces­sion (CAP – Can­cer As­sis­tance Pro­gram); Kyle Pacey, 593 Con­ces­sion (Moun­tain Tire); Jude John­son Jazz Trio, 625 Con­ces­sion (St. Stephen on the Mount Church); Wooton and Fos­ter Duo, 798 Con­ces­sion (Big Bee Plaza).

South Coast Jazz Fes­ti­val, Aug. 18, 19, 20, at var­i­ous venues in Port Dover, Turkey Point and Sim­coe. Tick­ets: three day VIP pass $99, one day VIP pass $55, three day gen­eral ad­mis­sion $39, in­di­vid­ual con­certs $20. south­coast­jazz.com

Jazz, Blues and Gospel, 7 p.m. St. John’s Angli­can Church, 272 Wil­son St. E., An­caster. Mu­sic and munchies. Tick­ets in ad­vance: $25 cash or cheque at of­fice or 905-648-2353 ad­min@an­cast­eran­gli­can.org

Aug. 19 and 20 Arts­fest Wa­ter­down, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Cana­dian Brass, Celtic Kitchen Party fea­tur­ing Natalie MacMaster, Don­nell Leahy and Friends, Su­san Aglukark, The Good Broth­ers, Lunch at Allen’s, fea­tur­ing Mur­ray McLaugh­lan, Ian Thomas, Marc Jor­dan and Cindy Church, The Once, Shuf­fle De­mons, Moazart Ef­fect Cham­ber En­sem­ble. Mu­si­cians per­form on two sep­a­rate stages in dif­fer­ent ar­eas of the fes­ti­val, bor­dered by Dun­das Street, Main St S., Mill Street and Grif­fin Streets. arts­fest.ca

Aug. 20 Sun­day Blues, 2 to 6 p.m. Bay City Mu­sic Hall, 50 Le­an­der Dr. Fea­tured: The Bay City Blues Band, with spe­cial guest. Tick­ets at the door: $7. 515-5353

Get­ting Out is taken ex­clu­sively from events en­tries sub­mit­ted on our web­site. We will 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 please call 905-526-3420. See more event listings on thes­pec.com Dead­line for Get­ting Out sub­mis­sions is 1 p.m. the Fri­day be­fore Thurs­day pub­li­ca­tion. • Com­piled by Linda Ric­cia­rdi

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