Past Performances

September 28, 2014

KWF K-Pass Experience

Includes 48 hours unlimited hop on/hop off Trolley Tour with 9 stops, Kingston 1000 Islands Sightseeing Cruise (1.5 or 3 hours), and admission to Fort Henry for one day.   $73.00 per person (includes HST), plus handling fee   Available to use from Sept: 24 - Sept. 30 (during the Festival)   Note:...
September 28, 2014

Kingston Trolley Experience

Add a Kingston Trolley Tour passes to your festival tickets purchase:   $34 (includes HST) plus handling fee: 48 hours of unlimited hop on and off Trolley Tour with 9 stops $27 (includes HST) plus handling fee: 24 hours of unlimited hop on and off Trolley Tour with 9 stops Redeem voucher at...
September 28, 2014

Whose Live Anyway

Welcome to the best in improv comedy with Whose Live Anyway? The troupe returns to the Grand after a sellout show in 2013, with cast members Joel Murray, Jeff B. Davis, Greg Proops, and of course, Ryan Stiles. Based on the format of the Emmy-nominated TV show, Whose Line Is It Anyway,no two...
September 28, 2014

57. Robertson Davies Lecture

    Wayson Choy Solo Presentation   Wayson Choy presents the second Robertson Davies Lecture, created in 2013 in celebration of Kingston WritersFest's fifth birthday and to honour the 100th anniversary of the birth of Robertson Davies, who spent his youth in Kingston and published his first work...
September 28, 2014

55. Inuk on Ice: Jordin Tootoo

    Stephen Brunt with Steven Heighton Onstage Conversation   In Stephen Brunt's compelling biography All the Way, hockey great Jordin Tootoo tells his story, of someone who has known glory and cheering crowds, but also the demons of despair. Travelling far from Rankin Inlet and the culture that...
September 28, 2014

56. Writing the Female Hero

    Lesley Livingston Writers Studio/TeensWrite! for adults and teens   Lesley Livingston is author of Wondrous Strange and Darklight, the Once Every Never trilogy, and the Starling trilogy, and is a self-professed Celtic mythology geek. In this workshop, Lesley shows writers how to create a strong...
September 28, 2014

MW1 - BEETHOVEN & BERLIOZ

THIS PERFORMANCE IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT.   BEETHOVEN & BERLIOZ September 28, 2014 2:30pm | Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts   Peter Longworth: Piano Evan Mitchell: Conductor   Buhr: Akasha Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique   A new conductor, a new hall, a...
September 28, 2014

54. Sisters and Brothers

    Heather O'Neill Miriam Toews Readings and Conversation   Miriam Toews' newest book, All My Puny Sorrows, is a semi-autobiographical novel about the relationship between sisters who are very different from one another. Heather O'Neill is author of The Girl Who Was Saturday Night, about twins - a...
September 28, 2014

53. Core Sample: Installation Art and the Written Word

    Martha Baillie Writers Studio/TeensWrite! for adults and teens   For author and visual artist Martha Baillie (The Search for Heinrich Schlögel) books are physical entities, writing a process unfolding in time. Thinking spatially allows us to play with time more freely in our writing. Students...
September 28, 2014

52. Heroic Poetry

    George Elliott Clarke Wayne Clifford Jeramy Dodds Moderated by Brad Cran Readings & Conversation   Nothing is more heroic or dramatic than the poetic legacy of ancient mythology, with its stories of gods, heroes, violence, and love. Bringing alive voices long gone and old stories almost...

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