The TAS Dance Program is hosting a huge community charity event this Thursday evening (January 31st) at 7 p.m. in the TAS auditorium.
Eleven local dance studios, schools and organizations are coming together to perform. Each group chose a charity and they are donating all proceeds from the door between these charities.
Photo by Sara Connelly
The show includes more than 200 dance students from the community. Participating dance studios include…
-> A. Frost Dance Experience (Charity: Make A Wish Foundation) -> Imagine Studios (Charity: Parkinson Canada) -> Jubilation Studios (Charity: Alzheimer Society) -> Kenner Dance Team (Charity: Teachers For Kids) -> LCS Dance Company (Charity: Because I’m A Girl Campaign) -> Move N’ Groove Dance Studio (Charity: Diabetes Association) -> Peterborough PAC Dance Studio (Charity: Lakefield Animal Welfare Society) -> Premiere Studio of Dance (Charity: Hospice Peterborough) -> Revolutions Dance Studio (Charity: Sick Kids Hospital) -> St. Peter’s Dance Team (Charity: Yes Shelter) -> Thomas A. Stewart Dance Program (Charity: PRHC Mombassadors Campaign)
Tickets are $10 at the door for the show, which takes place in the TAS auditorium. 11 local dance organizations. 11 charities. 1 night.
“Performing live is truly what Hedley are all about,” says frontman Jacob Hoggard in regards to the upcoming tour. "Touring from coast to coast and being able to bring the music directly to our incredible fans is like a constant thirst for us. We are hitting more markets than ever before, the production is bigger and better, and as always, we have lots of tricks up our sleeves… We can’t wait to share this show with the world.”
Hedley shows at the Memorial Centre are always a great time, so you don't want to miss this one!
On September 26th at 8 p.m., Canadian singer/songwriter/broadcaster/author Jann Arden will appear at Showplace Performance Centre in Peterborough.
The much celebrated multi-platinum, award-winning artist catapulted onto the Canadian music scene in 1993. She has released 12 albums with 19 top singles, and is the proud recipient of a star of Canada’s Walk of Fame. In addition to being a singer/songwriter, Arden is an author of note, with three books to her credit.
Jann has made appearances in television sitcoms such as Corner Gas and CBC’s Rick Mercer Report. Her philanthropic work includes World Vision, MAC Cosmetic’s Fashion Cares AIDS benefit and Gilda’s Club in Toronto.
Whether captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice, Jann Arden is a Canadian original—a multi-dimensional talent.
Tickets for this one of a kind performance go on sale Friday, June 9th at 11 a.m. at the Showplace box office (290 George St. N.), by phone at 705-742-7469 or online at showplace.org.
The Peterborough Memorial Centre (PMC) continues its series of big concert announcements with Monday's announcement that Multi-Platinum selling Canadian pop-rockers Marianas Trench will be coming to Peterborough March 21st, 2016 as part of their Never Say Die tour.
Joining Marianas Trench on tour is Platinum selling Canadian quintet Walk Off The Earth. Touring in support of their latest single “Hold On,” WOTE has garnered close to half a billion total YouTube views and more than 2 million YouTube subscribers.
Walk off the Earth
Tickets for the tour will go on sale Friday, November 13th.
Chart-topping, multi-platinum selling singer-songwriter Johnny Reid announced on Friday (November 6th) the 2016 “What Love Is All About” National Tour across Canada, and it includes a stop at the PMC on March 22nd.
Joining Reid on the “What Love Is All About” tour will be Aaron Goodvin, JJ Shiplett and Natalie MacMaster. Tickets for all shows will go on sale to the general public Friday, November 13th.
With an illustrious career spanning more than a decade, the JUNO Award winning Reid has captured the hearts of fans and audiences around the world. A critically acclaimed vocalist, Reid is widely known for his lyrical honesty and musical ability, as demonstrated by his extensive catalogue of hit songs, album sales totalling over 1.1 million units, countless awards and multiple sold out national arena tours.
This is a can't miss show! Tickets go on sale at the Memorial Centre November 13th.