Same Same But Different

Anthony Malarky and Anita Majumdar from Same Same But Different. Photo by Michael Cooper.

Anthony Malarky and Anita Majumdar from Same Same But Different. Photo by Michael Cooper.

  • Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace (16 Ryerson Avenue)
  • 7:30 p.m.

Bollywood is the force that brings two stories of self-exploration together in Same Same But Different. After her mother’s life is changed by a run-in with the world of Indian cinema, Aisha—a Canadian-born actress—realizes that she must face her prejudices about nationality and skin colour in order to rise to stardom.

Details: Same Same But Different

Love and Other Struggles

  • Hirut (2050 Danforth Avenue)
  • 8 p.m.

In the aftermath of Valentine’s Day, it’s likely that you have romance on the mind. Spoken word artists Jennifer Hosein and Bänoo Zan definitely do, and they’ve joined up with singer-songwriter Tim Maxwell to present Love and Other Struggles. Using poetry, prose, folk, and blues music, they’ll both lament and revel in all matters of the heart.

Details: Love and Other Struggles

Mark Forward

Comedian Mark Forward. Photo by Lauren Hammersley.

Comedian Mark Forward. Photo by Lauren Hammersley.

  • Comedy Bar (945 Bloor Street West)
  • 10 p.m.

Over the course of 15 years in stand-up comedy, Mark Forward has told his fair share of great and not-so-great jokes. To commemorate his career milestone, he’s decided to resurrect his best and worst bits from years past at Comedy Bar. If you’ve never seen him before, this is your chance to find out what you’ve been missing.

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Ongoing…

The Guggenheim Comes to the AGO

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  • Art Gallery of Ontario (317 Dundas Street West)
  • All day
Details: The Guggenheim Comes to the AGO