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The World’s Largest All-Canadian Film Festival February 25-28, 2016

Posted: Feb 11th, 2016 - 8:25PM
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Marc Garniss
  SCROLL DOWN FOR A CHANCE TO WIN 2 VIP PASSES The 2016 Kingston Canadian Film Festival celebrates its 16th edition from February 25-28.  As the globe’s largest all-Canadian film festival, KCFF showcases feature films, shorts films (including dedicated programs for youth and local film-makers), special guest talks, workshops, receptions, exhibitions, live music, and comedy.  The festival...

“So what’s the deal with that?” “Did you ever notice …?”

Posted: Feb 9th, 2016 - 9:01PM
/ By:
Bob Giarda
On Broadway, My Fair Lady’s Professor Henry Higgins pondered, “Why can’t the English speak English?” Observational comedy asks or points out the most trivial things to find humour in what society accepts as normal or unconditionally accepted. Beloved comic icons like George Carlin, Lily Tomlin, Danny Bhoy and Jerry Seinfeld are just a few of the observational comedians who’ve shared everyday life...

Win a Raine Maida & Chantal Kreviazuk Meet and Greet

Posted: Jan 27th, 2016 - 7:09PM
Partners in life and now partners on the stage! Two beautiful voices will appear on stage Feb 11, just in time for an early Valentine's evening. Chantal has just released a new video for 'Into Me' - check it out here Enter here to win two tickets to the performance, dinner at Aqua Terra and a...

Feedback from our Grand Theatre Presents subscriber survey

Posted: Jan 13th, 2016 - 5:19PM
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Julie Fossitt
Our Grand Theatre Presents (GTP) season subscribers are those patrons who purchase four or more tickets to GTP performances. Our subscribers are an incredible resource and through their feedback they allow us to make the GTP experience better for all patrons. We would like to thank our subscribers for taking the time to fill out our recent subscriber survey. We would like to make some changes...

Inspired acoustic re-works!

Posted: Jan 7th, 2016 - 4:52PM
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Julie Fossitt
It's not just unplugged, it's a "re-telling of the songs acoustically". On the heels of a brand new album, La Difference: A History Unplugged, Canadian rockers 54-40 make a stop at Kingston's Grand Theatre as part of their tour on January 20. Check out Neil Osborne's most memorable Canadian performance moment courtesy of fyimusicnews. Want to see the show from the front row and get your own copy...

Happy Ukrainian Christmas! Enter to Win DakhaBrakha tickets!

Posted: Jan 7th, 2016 - 3:44PM
You can't help but be swept away by the unique sounds of DakhaBrakha. Check out this mini concert - I dare you not to tap your foot in time to this beat!!   a Rafflecopter giveaway

Want to see a 1973 Genesis concert?

Posted: Jan 4th, 2016 - 6:30PM
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Bob Giarda
“The Musical Box recreated, very accurately I must say, what Genesis was doing. I saw them in Bristol with my children so they could see what their father did back then” – Peter Gabriel The Musical Box The exclusive, authorized by Peter Gabriel Re-Creation of Genesis' Selling England by the Pound Date/Time: Friday, January 22, 2016  7:30p.m. So What Is It? In 1973, Genesis toured Europe and...

Holiday hours at the Grand Theatre

Posted: Dec 17th, 2015 - 1:49PM
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The Grand Theatre Box Office is open Dec 24th from 12noon until 3pm and then will be closed until Monday, January 4th at 12noon. You can purchase tickets online anytime at Still looking for a perfect gift? Grand Theatre gift certificates are available to purchase online and never expire! You can buy them here. Best wishes for the holiday season and we look forward to seeing you...

Give A Grand Gift This Season

Posted: Dec 15th, 2015 - 4:36PM
/ By:
Bob Giarda
Giving the gift of live performance is easy with Grand Theatre gift certificates – buy and redeem them online or in person. Gift certificates can be used for any event sold through the box office. That's any of the hundreds of events presented each year to choose from, including Grand Theatre Presents series, Blue Canoe, Bottle Tree Productions & Workshops, Kingston Symphony and many more....

Win a holiday getaway!

Posted: Nov 20th, 2015 - 2:25PM
/ By:
Julie Fossitt
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Let's celebrate with a fantastic contest thanks to our Official Hotel Partner, Delta Kingston Waterfront Hotel. Enter below for a chance to win a spectactular prize pack. Don't forget to enter by Thursday, December 3 at 4pm. Thanks to Mark Aidan Bergin and the Ballerinas in the Streets "Sugar Plum Fairies" for the great photos. a Rafflecopter giveaway