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Pedal Punk (Cirque Mechanics)

May
06
7:30 PM
Gather the family to see this one-of-a-kind performance – a rowdy modern circus where the mischief is on wheels! In Pedal Punk you’ll encounter unicycles that fly, wheel acrobats that hover, cyclists that whirl, pole climbers that soar and trapeze artists that float.
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The Burlington Concert Band proudly presents "An Enchanted Evening"

May
08
8:00 PM
The Burlington Concert Band proudly presents "An Enchanted Evening". Directed by Zoltan Kalman. Featuring a special performance by Zoltan Kalman of Philip Sparke's "Clarinet Concerto".
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Montreal Guitar Trio (MG3) : Der Prinz

May
09
7:30 PM
MG3 is coming back to Burlington to give yet another stellar performance! When it comes to bridging diverse genres of music, the MG3, which CBC described as “the hottest guitar ensemble in Canada,” has quickly established itself as a force to be reckoned with.
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Harbourtown Sound presents "Road Trip"

May
09
7:30 PM
Harbourtown Sound presents " Road Trip". On Saturday, May 9, 2015, we are delighted to share our wonderful music with you and your family. Our award winning men’s a cappella chorus and guests will present a variety of music to arouse your senses, both sight and sound.
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"Elvis" - Live at Madison Square Garden

May
14
8:00 PM
Live: Madison Square Garden - The “KING CONCERT SERIES”, featuring Steve Michaels, is the newest edition to the TVB Productions family of stage productions dedicated to the memory of the Elvis Presley. “Live: As Recorded at Madison Square Garden” faithfully recreates Elvis Presley’s magnificent return to New York City in staggering musical detail. An event not to be missed!
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Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

May
20
8:00 PM
SPONSORED BY: MICHAEL O'SULLIVAN. For 17 years, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet has consisted of top global choreographers, distinctive groundbreaking and accessible works, and virtuoso dancers, soaring to both popular and critical acclaim.
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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (Burlington Student Theatre)

May
22
10:30 AM
May
22
7:30 PM
With lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, this is one of the most enduring musicals of all time. The story is based on Joseph’s "coat of many colors.” Joseph encounters and overcomes many obstacles on his journey. Catchy music and a universal storyline will have the whole audience cheering, “Go, Go, Go, Joseph!”
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The Orchestra for Kids (Symphony on the Bay)

May
23
11:00 AM
An interactive program for children ages 3 – 11. Small ensembles from the orchestra will demonstrate their instruments, perform short pieces and educate children in an interesting and interactive program. The highlight of the event is the rotating hands-on activity where children will try a variety of musical instruments and become the musicians themselves.
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Cinderella: Burlington Ballet Theatre

May
24
2:00 PM
A Prince? Ugly Stepsisters? It Must Be ...Well, You Know...Quick, name this ballet. Its narrative is created by an onstage storyteller sitting on the moon, who enlists the help of a young assistant to ply his leading character. A handsome prince makes his grand entrance sliding down a marble balustrade...followed by the mysterious young woman with whom he will fall in love ... followed by her two mean and ugly stepsisters. Come join the Burlington Ballet Theatre on May 24, 2015 for an afternoon of magic with CINDERELLA to a beautiful score of Sergei Prokofiev's music. BBT is a not-for-profit ballet organization synonymous in the community for quality and integrity of training over the past 26 years. The company's mission is to introduce audiences to the beauty and artistry of Ballet world through the involvement of local children, teens and adults.
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The Eddies Film Festival

May
26
7:00 PM
Come out and see these superb films created by Halton District School Board students. Awards will be given out starting at 7pm. Screening of this year's winners will begin at 7:45.
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Swan Lake - Hamilton City Ballet

May
29
7:00 PM
May
30
7:00 PM
While hunting, Prince Siegfried sees an amazing swan. As he takes aim to shoot, the swan turns into a beautiful princess. The princess, Odette, tells the prince that she has come under the spell of an evil sorcerer Von Rothbart. During the day she must be a swan and swim in a lake of tears. At night she is allowed to be a human again. The spell can only be broken if a prince swears eternal love to her. She tells Prince Siegfried, that if he refuses her she must remain a swan forever. Siegfried falls madly in love with Odette. However, through a spell by the evil sorcerer, he accidentally proposes to Von Rothbart's daughter Odile at the costume ball, mistaking her for Odette. Odette is heart broken. Prince Siegfried makes a passionate apology to her, she forgives him and the pair reaffirm their love for eternity. This breaks Von Rothbart's spell over the swan maidens, causing him to lose his power over them and he dies.
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Premiere Dance: Grand Showcase 2015

May
31
6:00 PM
Jun
01
7:00 PM
Premiere Dance Inc. presents their Grand Showcase 2015.
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Artistic Dance Scene: Believe

Jun
03
7:00 PM
Jun
04
7:00 PM
Artistic Dance Scene presents "Believe". Come out and see an exciting show filled with performances by our Recreational and Competitive dancers ages 4-18! It is sure to be a night to remember!
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McCarthy School of Dance Recital 2015

Jun
07
12:00 PM
McCarthy School of Dance Recital - all dance genres. Ballet, tap, acro, lyrical, modern, and musical theatre.
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Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance 2015

Jun
16
2:00 PM
Jun
16
7:00 PM
Jun
17
2:00 PM
Celebrate seniors’ month and the art of staying young with the Burlington Footnotes Senior Performing Troup Inc! This upbeat fast pace musical variety extravaganza showcases the talent of the 50+ generation.
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