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August 2016

Great things to do in the GTA and Region of Durham in August

Please confirm dates before booking
* by performances means matinees

You may find more information on events if you go to our facebook page and look in the EVENTS section!

If you are a PRAC member and participating in an event or performance
- get it listed on our calendar page!

to Aug 18 ~ Latcham Gallery

LatchamThe Amended Landscape
July 6 to Aug 18, 2017
The Latcham Gallery, 6240 Main Street, Stouffville ON 905.640.8954
Gallery hours: Tuesday - Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm | latchamgallery.ca

2, 16, 30 ~ Oshawa Civic Band

Oshawa Civic BandSummer Concert Series - 7:30 pm
Memorial Park Bandshell
Simcoe St. S., Oshawa
oshawacivicband.ca

3 ~ Westben

Westben

7:00 PM Lenni Stewart's Social Club
SOCIAL CLUB is a throwback to the supper club era... a sassy, classy and sophisticated night of post-flapper music and glitz featuring songstress Lenni Stewart with jazz guitarist Michael Monis, drummer/percussionist Harry Ellis, Howard Baer onBass, plus special guests. SOCIAL CLUB features classic jazz hits from Hollywood to Broadway, Blues to Bossa Nova... a night that will be sexy, subtle and superb!
The Barn 6688 County Road 30, Campbellford
705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777 www.westben.ca

4 ~ Westben

Westben

7:00 PM Montreal Guitar Trio & California Guitar Trio
Two times the Trio! The Montreal Guitar Trio returns to The Barn, this time with
the California Guitar Trio. Described by the CBC as “the hottest guitar ensemble in Canada” the MG3 leads its audience to a special place where jazz and world music
are entwined with passion and gusto. Having performed with the MG3 since 2009, the California Guitar Trio brings its own whirlwind of instrumental styles fusing classical, rock, blues, jazz, world, progressive, as well as quintessentially Californian surf music.
Add that up!The Barn 6688 County Road 30, Campbellford
705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777 www.westben.ca

4 ~ Westben

Westben

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Capers Tap House

 

5 & 19 ~ RCWP Church

– 4 pm
Pentecost Mass with Rev. Roberta Fuller (ordained RC Woman Priest)
Dunbarton-Fairport United Ch., 1066 Dunbarton Rd., Pickering
dunbartonfairport.on.ca

5 ~ Westben

Westben

2:00 PM Emile-Claire Barlow
Two-time Juno Award Winner, Emilie-Claire Barlow has released 11 albums to date which have included not only fresh and sensitive readings of jazz standards, but daring
and exhilarating takes on French chansons, Brazilian favourites and even 60s po classics. A prominent Canadian jazz singer, arranger, record producer and voice actress, Ms. Barlow has lead bands featuring the finest musicians in Canada. Emilie- Claire will be presenting some of her favourite repertoire in an intimate trio format, featuring Amanda Tosoff (piano) and Jon Maharaj (bass).
The Barn 6688 County Road 30, Campbellford
705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777 www.westben.ca

5 ~ Angie Littlefield Book Talk

Tom Thomson's Fine Kettle of FriendsTom Thomson Roundtable at The Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery
Owen Sound.

 

 

5 ~ Westben

Westben

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Jazz Mains
at Antonia’s Bistro
, Capers & Karma’s and Elsie J’s by Windswept in Campbellford; McGillicafey’s in Hastings; AH! & SOS in Warkworth Too much is barely enough! Following the Emilie-Claire Barlow Trio concert at Westben, the musical magic from The Barn stage bops on down into a number of locations throughout Trent Hills.

5 to26 ~ Scugog Council for the Arts

SCAAnnual Juried Art Show ~ now including sculpture in our most popular exhibit!
181 Perry St., Unit G-1, Port Perry | 905-982-2121
scugogarts.ca

5 ~ Westben

Westben

9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Jazz Jam
ROB PHILLIPS, HOWARD BAER, HARRY ELLIS AND FRIENDS
Drop in to the Clock Tower for a late-night jazz jam. Bring your own instrument and jam with the Band! Be sure of a glass of wine and candlelit jazz at Campbellford’s newest “great room”! at The Clock Tower
705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777 www.westben.ca

6 ~ Westben

Westben

11:00 am - 1:00 pm Jazz Brunch - BRUNCH WITH AREA JAZZ MUSICIANS
Join area jazz musicians on the sunny side of the street as the Westben Jazz Fringe Festival continues on Sunday morning at selected restaurants in Trent Hills. Then enjoy our season finale at 2:00 pm at The Barn with the Brian Barlow Big Band in Big Band Buddies. at Capers Tap House & I Am Coffee in Campbellford & Our Lucky Stars in Warkworth; Bridgewater Cafe & Pizza in Hastings
705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777 www.westben.ca

6 ~ Westben

Westben

2:00 PM Big Band Buddies with the Brian Barlow Big Band
On the Canadian jazz scene, Brian Barlow has established himself as a first-call studio musician, arranger, producer, drummer, and percussionist. In addition to his duties as the Artistic Director of the Prince Edward County Jazz Festival, Brian leads the Brian Barlow Big Band which includes several of the top big band players in Canada. This joyful big band bonanza features the hits of Buddy Rich along with vocal hits of some of Buddy’s favourite guests: Sammy Davis Jr., Mel Tormé and Tony Bennett, interpreted by guest vocalist Alex Samaras.The Barn 6688 County Road 30, Campbellford
For more information please contact Donna Bennett, groups@westben.ca 1-705-653-5508 or 1-877-883-5777
Box Office: 36 Front Street South, Campbellford, ON, K0L 1L0
www.westben.ca FACEBOOK EVENT

8 to Sept 10 ~ Capitol Theatre

Capitol Fine ArtsBeauty and the Beast
20 Queen Street
Port Hope, Ontario L1A 3Z4
toll free 800-434-5092
info@capitoltheatre.com
boxoffice@capitoltheatre.com
http://capitoltheatre.com/

9 ~ Oshawa Art Association

OAAMembership meeting
Location: Arts Resource Centre, 45 Queen St., Oshawa, On L1H 3Z3
Second Wed. of every month except July. Time: 7 pm – 9 pm

10 ~ Whitby Brass Band

Whitby BrassSummer Concerts by the Lake – 7:30
Heydenshore Pavilion
589 Water St., Whitby
whitbybrassband.com

 

10 ~ Station Gallery

Station GalleryWave summer music 7 PM - 10 PM
Station Gallery
1450 Henry Street, Whitby, L1N 0A8

 

11, 12 ~ Theatre 3x60

Theatre 3x60Minifest One Act Play Festival
Town Hall 1873, Port Perry
Port PerryFeaturing Peter Paylor’s one-act comedy, The Rosewood Art Society, established 1903,
Details at www.durhamminifest.ca

11 to 13 ~ Stuart Blower

Demonstrating STONE CARVING. FERGUS HIGHLAND FESTIVAL

16 ~ Oshawa Civic Band

Oshawa Civic BandSummer Concert Series - 7:30pm
Memorial Park Bandshell
Simcoe St. S., Oshawa
oshawacivicband.ca

Aug. 17 to 27 ~ Sculthorpe

Capitol Fine ArtsDisney's Aladdin Jr
20 Queen Street
Port Hope, Ontario L1A 3Z4
toll free 800-434-5092
info@capitoltheatre.com
boxoffice@capitoltheatre.com
http://capitoltheatre.com/

18 19, 20 ~ Buckhorn Art Festival

BuckhornOpening Garden Party Aug. 18
1782 Lakehurst Rd., Buckhorn
www.buckhornfineart.com
1-877-300-9766

30 ~ Oshawa Civic Band

Oshawa Civic BandSummer Concert Series - 7:30pm
Memorial Park Bandshell
Simcoe St. S., Oshawa
oshawacivicband.ca

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PineRidge Arts Council members are invited to list their events in ArtScene and on the website. Please send plain text, do not send attachments, word documents, pdfs or jpegs to Cathy and Mary.

ArtScene deadlines HERE

Art in Public Places

DENTISTRY ON LIVERPOOL, Pickering

927 Liverpool Road, Pickering

May/June Eileen Myers
July/Aug ~ Kay Hubbard

Reed's Florists, Pickering Town Centre

Mar. & Apr. - Madhuri Bansal
May & Jun. - Margaret Brackley
Jul. & Aug. – Mary Jo Smith
Sept. & Oct. – Janice Brown
Nov. & Dec. Chas. Burke or Nesrin Bialy

Debbie's Boutique Café, Ajax

94 Harwood Ave. S, Ajax L1S 2H8 | 905 239 6721
http://www.debbiescafe.ca/ across from Ajax Library

Mar/April ~ James Gordaneer
May & June - Brenda Fountain
Jul. & Aug. – Greg Martin
Sept. & Oct. – Open?
Nov. & Dec. – Denise Gracias?

OPG Info Centre, Pickering

May & June - Nesrin Blair
July & Aug. – Maude Lipsett
Sept. & Oct. – Jennifer & Gordon Ross
Nov. & Dec. – Sharon Janushewski

McLean Community Centre, Ajax

Feb. 6 - Mar. 20 - Lemonville Group
Mar. 20 - Apr. 24 - Jeanette Hay & Mirek Bialy
Apr. 24 - May 29 - PRAC - JPE
May 29 - June. 26 – ACA – Juried Art Show
Jun. 26 - Aug. 7 - David Robinson & Erum Irtaza
Aug. 7 - Sept. 11 - Kim Johnson & Denise Gracias
Sept. 11 - Oct. 16 - Heather Nicholson & Kay Hubbard
Oct. 17 - Nov. 27 - PRAC - JAS
Nov. 27 - Jan. 8 - Ajax Photo show (not ours)


 

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