Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup: Nov 9th-Nov 12th

VE Day Celebrations on Bay St. May 1945


Remembrance Day/ The Costumes of Alias Grace/ JD McPherson/ Tiki Disco/ Weird Science/ Rosemary's Baby/ Carmen Jones/ Abba Tribute/ David Bowie Tribute/ Sacred Stories: Toronto in the Great War/ From Storefront to Home Front/ Beatles Tribute Concert/ John Carpenter-The Master of Horror

THURSDAY, Nov 9th:

10:00am- Curious Minds: City Life-Toronto from 1945 to 2020 at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Centre
1:40pm- Mansfield 66/67 at Carlton Cinema 
6:30pm- Variety Gala 2017 Throwback Thursday at The Forth
6:50pm- Mansfield 66/67 at Carlton Cinema  
7:00pm- WW1 Boarding House Dinner at Mackenzie House
7:30pm- Wee Big Band at The Centre of Social Innovation
8:00pm- Alchemy: An Anthology of Steampunk Stories at Alumnae Theatre
8:30pm- Swing Dance with Bees Knees Dance at Dovercourt House
8:45pm- Carmen Jones preceded by Sleep is the Cousin of Death at TIFF
10:00pm- Vintage Vinyl at Sweaty Betty's

FRIDAY, Nov 10th: 

5:30pm-The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
6:30pm- Andri Rublev (1966 Russian) at TIFF 
7:00pm- Drunken Cinema presents: 'Weird Science' movie drinking game at Disgraceland
8:30pm- JD McPherson at Lee's Palace 
9:00pm- Patsy Gallant sings Piaf-An Evening of Edith Piaf at Jazz Bistro
10:00pm- Hot Cakes (Classic Soul & Funk) at Swan Dive
10:00pm- Beam Me Up! Disco Friday's at The Piston 
10:00pm- Rosemary's Baby: Nightmare on Dundas St. Movie Night at AGO
10:00pm- Saddle Up at Owl's Club
10:30pm- Disco Classics with DJ Robbie Leslie at Fly 2.0

SATURDAY, Nov 11th:

10:00am- Remembrance Day Commemoration at Fort York National Historic Site (many more ceremonies all over the city. Find one near you)
11:00am- All Quiet on the Western Front at Carlton Cinema
1:00pm- From Storefront to Home Front: A WW1 Walking Tour at Mackenzie House
2:30pm- 'Slap Shot' 40th Anniversary w/ cast in attendance at The Royal Cinema
4:15pm- Body & Soul accompanied by Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo at TIFF 
6:45pm- The Mirror (1974 Russian) at TIFF
7:00pm- Saturday Night Swing Dance w/ Patrick Tevlin Swing Band at Dovercourt
8:00pm- Abba Tribute-Abbamania at Old Mill Inn & Spa
8:00pm- Beatles Tribute Concert at Koerner Hall
9:00pm- Patsy Gallant sings Piaf-An Evening of Edith Piaf at Jazz Bistro
9:00pm- I Will Be King: Tribute to David Bowie at Linsmore Tavern 
9:30pm- BackTrack (Motown Band) at Cadillac Lounge 
10:00pm- Tiki Disco at Miss Things

SUNDAY, Nov 12th:

1:00pm- Sunday Tea Tea at Montgomery's Inn
2:00pm- The Costumes of Alias Grace a Conversation at Gibson House Museum
2:00pm- Sacred Stories: Remembering Toronto in the Great War at Mackenzie House
4:30pm- New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
7:00pm- John Carpenter-The Master of Horror at The Danforth Music Hall
7:30pm- Imitation of Life preceded by An Ecstatic Experience at TIFF
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge


Evil Dead the Musical (Nov 9th-19th) at Randolph Theatre
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair at Direct Energy Center
Grease at Winter Garden Theatre (Nov 1st-Dec 10th, 2017)
Eaton's Goes To War at Mackenzie House (Sept 17th-Dec 31st)
Dreamgirls at Lower Ossington Theatre (Sept 8th-Nov 19th)
Maple Leaf Forever: Toronto's take on a National Symbol (July 22nd-Nov 18, 2017) at Market Gallery
GO Transit Exhibit at the Toronto Railway Museum (May 27th-December 31st)
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)


Monday-Friday, 10pm: Theatre of the Mind on Zoomer Radio AM 740 
Monday-Thursday 12:00am-Midnight Blue on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Wednesdays, 10pm & Saturday, 12:01am: Whistle Bait (1950's Rockabilly)
Thursdays, 7pm- The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM 
Fridays, 6pm- Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm- Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm- The Rockabilly Roon on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm- Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage vinyl) on CIUT 89.5
Saturdays & Sundays, 4:30pm- The Immortals on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Saturdays, 6pm- The British Invasion on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Saturdays, 7pm- Saturday Night Bandstand on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Sunday, 2pm- Vintage Favourites-Zoomer Radio AM740
Sunday, 6pm- This is lounge/cocktail nation on This is Lounge   
Sunday, 7pm- Big Band Sunday Night on Zoomer Radio AM 740

1 comment:

  1. ThanX Jacquie for all of these highlights! you even mentioned the radio shows here!! you've done really hard work! keep it up pal, you're doing good!