Grab the nearest broomstick, because the Canadian Cup Quidditch Tournament is making its way to Toronto for the very first time. For those unfamiliar with the sport, Muggle Quidditch is sort of like Rugby, but players play with broomsticks between their legs. Take a stroll down memory lane, and check out a feature we did on said sport a few years back. And if a full day of Quidditch matches isn’t enough for you, there’s also an afterparty that you can sign up for here.
A Woman’s Work is an upcoming dance series that explores the various roles of women in family, society, and relationships. The show will feature the dance pieces WONDER, Arise Again, and Backwards and in Heels, among others. Stick around after the Saturday performance for a post-reception, or after the Sunday performance for a post-show discussion.
Canada’s largest beatboxing battle is coming your way in the form of the 2013 Canadian Beatbox Championships. The event will feature Canada’s top 16 beatboxers (who will be competing for the chance to ascend to potential greatness at the World Beatbox Battle) and will have plenty of battles, performances, and live art to keep fans of the genre entertained. The evening will also feature a reunion of Roots members Rahzel and Scratch!