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Music Colours Stories

Performance by Trillium Brass Quintet The Trillium Brass Quintet brings their love of music and their favourite instruments to show students how music can enhance a story through melody, harmony, rhythm and dynamics. Throughout the show, students will hear new music and instantly recog-nizable favourites, presented by instruments they may have never seen before. Along…

Hurricane Gerty

Performance by Edith Tankus From her dreamy entrance to her gutsy grand finale, Hurricane Gerty doles out ukulele arias, off-the-wall puppetry, charismatic crowd-control, and stupendous feats of spontaneous mirth. She delivers it all with graceful wit in a singularly unforgettable theatrical event. Ever determined and ever hopeful, the clown connects us with our own vulnerabilities…

Cool Yule

Performance by Cadence Get into the holiday spirit as this charming quartet ushers in the winter with heartwarming "a cappella" tunes from various cultures around the world. Click here to listen to excerpts from their CD of the same name.

Live Your Legacy

Performance by Shaun Boothe In his highly entertaining Live Your Legacy, Shaun Boothe uses videos from his Unauthorized Biography Series to capture the achievements of three influential figures: Terry Fox, Bob Marley and Malala Yousafzai. Embark with him on this multimedia performance/motivational journey discussing issues of identity/diversity, character, media, life skills and the importance of…

Peter and the Wolf

Performance by Quintroversy Woodwind Quintet To many, classical music is perceived as a stuffy and snooty affair BUT Quintroversy, like many classical ensembles, is changing this stigma one performance at a time! The program begins with the traditional symphonic work of Mozart’s Magic Flute Overture to get young imaginations fluttering with sounds, melodies, pictures, colours,…

Physical Illusions

Performance by Tottering Biped Theatre In Physical Illusions, students will see a series of short stories performed through the traditional French storytelling technique of mime, with Trevor Copp’s own take on physical theatre. A snorkelling adventure, a search for a special something gone missing, a dreamer who is fascinated with the stars in the sky,…