Rain – A Tribute to the Beatles

  • Royal Alexandra Theatre (260 King Street West)
  • 8 p.m.

You may not be able to see the Fab Four in the flesh anymore, but Mirvish Productions has the next best thing. Rain – A Tribute to The Beatles features four performers who have spent years mastering the sounds and nuances of Paul, John, Ringo, and George. Not only will they play all the songs you love, they’ll also include tracks that the Beatles recorded but never performed in front of an audience.

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Literary Extravaganza

  • The Central (603 Markham Street)
  • 9 p.m.

Small-press company words(on)pages is marking the launch of its first three chapbooks with a Literary Extravaganza. Presented in partnership with push&shove and the #outrageousTO reading series, the evening features live readings from writers Spencer Butt, Andre Prefontaine, Nicole Brewer, William Kemp, Elizabeth Burns, Anthony Di Feo, and Amika Selah.

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Mullet’s Night Show

Mullet the Zombie Clown at work. Photo courtesy of Allan Turner.

Mullet the Zombie Clown at work. Photo courtesy of Allan Turner.

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

Everyone’s favourite un-dead entertainer is back for another late-night television-themed variety program at the Rivoli. Hosted by Mullet the Zombie Clown, Mullet’s Night Show Marches On! features comedy from the likes of Colin Munch, Conor Bradbury, and Rose Giles, spoken word by Ted Ludzik, and dance by Winston Spear. Not to be forgotten are Mullet’s trusty sidekick, comedian Robin Archer, and musical performances by Pete the Dinosaur, along with in-house artist Britton Vincent.

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A Journey Into the Forbidden City

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