Trampoline Hall

Michael McManus & Erin Brubacher in a scene from All Our Happy Days Are Stupid, directed by Jordan Tannahill. Brubacher lectures at Trampoline Hill, programmed by Tannahill. Photo by Tannahill.

Michael McManus & Erin Brubacher in a scene from All Our Happy Days Are Stupid, directed by Jordan Tannahill. Brubacher lectures at Trampoline Hill, programmed by Tannahill. Photo by Tannahill.

  • The Garrison (1197 Dundas Street West)
  • 7:40 p.m.

The venerable Trampoline Hall monthly lecture series, which features three lecturers on topics they are not professional experts in, kicks off its new year with a new curator in its rotation: Jordan Tannahill, one of Torontoist‘s Heroes of 2013. Tannahill has selected as his speakers Erin Brubaker, whose topic is power jewellery; Alec Toller, who’s into “friend therapy”; and Cameron Lee on Courtney Love. As always, the evening will be hosted by Misha Glouberman. The doors will open at 7:40 p.m. (and close at 8 p.m., when the lectures begin) and a very limited number of tickets will be available at the door, starting at 6:30 p.m.

Details: Trampoline Hall

Sing For Your Supper 3.0

  • The Storefront Theatre (955 Bloor Street West)
  • 9 p.m.

Producers from Red One Theatre (Benjamin Blais), the Downstage (Brenhan McKibben), and Theatre Brouhaha (Danny Pagett) are organizing what’s essentially a theatre-script open mic with submissions given cold readings by volunteer actors at its Sing For Your Supper series. Before and after the readings, the evening will also serve as a meet-and-greet for indie theatre types. (Prospective readers are asked to show up at 8 p.m., an hour before the readings get under way.)

Details: Sing For Your Supper 3.0

Ongoing…

TIFF’s First Major Original Exhibition Traces David Cronenberg’s Evolution

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  • TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King Street West)
Details: TIFF’s First Major Original Exhibition Traces David Cronenberg’s Evolution