Cara Matthew: All That Jazz

  • Casa Loma (1 Austin Terrace)
  • 7 p.m.

Feel like doing something fancy? How about relaxing amongst spectacular gardens overlooking the city while being serenaded by a jazz singer? No, it’s not too good to be true. Join jazz and blues vocalist Cara Matthew on the Casa Loma terrace, where she’ll be performing a variety of hits from artists like Billy Joel, Aerosmith, and Bob Dylan in her own style.

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Author Interview: Chuck Klosterman

  • Gladstone Hotel (1214 Queen Street West)
  • 7 p.m.

Best known for his book Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs, author and columnist Chuck Klosterman has made a career out of dissecting American pop culture. Now, on the eve of releasing a collection of essays on villainy, I Wear the Black Hat, he’ll sit down for an interview with Canada AM film critic Richard Crouse. Join them for a celebration of Klosterman’s past work, and a sneak peek into his eighth release.

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The Trial of Ken Gass

  • Sterling Theatre (163 Sterling Road)
  • 8 p.m.

Playwright and director Bobby Del Rio touches on the struggle artists face in The Trial of Ken Gass. Based on the real-life dismissal of a Canadian theatre legend, the play sees Ken Gass continually put on trial for crimes of which he knows nothing. The part of Gass will be played by a different actor every night, including Peter Keleghan, Art Hindle, Diane Flacks, Greg Dunham, and Dinesh Sachdev.

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The Royal Ontario Museum Takes a Modern Approach to the Cradle of Civilization

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  • Royal Ontario Museum (100 Queens Park)
  • All day
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