Aboard the Orient Express

  • Young Centre for the Performing Arts (50 Tank House Lane)
  • 7:30 p.m.

Soulpepper brings together music, theatre, history, and travel in a new and immersive way in its Salon Series. Aboard the Orient Express invites the audience to traverse the war-threatened Europe of 1939 on a train ride that stops in city centres like Paris, Munich, Vienna, and Istanbul. CBC host Tom Allen provides narration for this story, which celebrates history and music across cultural lines.

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NXNE Party

Photo by Cameron_McLellan from the Torontoist Flickr Pool.

Photo by Cameron_McLellan from the Torontoist Flickr Pool.

  • The Garrison (1197 Dundas Street West)
  • 8 p.m.

Even though June is still a few months away, the North by Northeast Festival is already getting warmed up. Give snow the finger and head to the Garrison for a taste of summer at what promises to be a pretty awesome NXNE Party. As one might expect, the night’s entertainment will be provided by esteemed musical acts, including Army Girls, Fresh Snow, Michael Rault, and Wish, with DJ sets from Justin Peroff (Broken Social Scene), Chris Slorach (Metz), and NXNE’s own Festival Director, Christopher Roberts.

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Mullet’s Night Show

A perfect match. Mullet with Thea Munster of the Toronto Zombie Walk, from a previous performance. Photo by Fee Gunn.

A perfect match. Mullet with Thea Munster of the Toronto Zombie Walk, from a previous performance. Photo by Fee Gunn.

  • The Rivoli (334 Queen Street West)
  • 9 p.m.

Mullet the Zombie Clown has already returned from the dead, and now he’s returning to the Rivoli for another edition of Mullet’s Night Show. Done in the style of late-night television, this variety program features stand-up comedy from Robin Archer (Mullet’s trusty sidekick), music from Britton Vincent, and appearances by Rachelle Eli, Rob Faust, Precious Chong, and Melissa Story.

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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