Performances | Kingston Grand Theatre


February 26, 2015 - March 14, 2015

Mom's the Word

Without the rose-coloured lens treatment, Mom's the Word is a hilarious, intimate look at motherhood. Touching, vivid tales of giving birth to apremature baby are balanced against comic, ribald stories of diaper soup and sex after children. A funny and deeply touching play, it deals in shocking...
March 06, 2015

Jann Arden

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT   Calgary-born Jann Arden has released 11 highly acclaimed albums with the 12th, Everything Almost, out in April 2014. This singer-songwriter has had 17 Top Ten singles, including the concert favourites “I Would Die for You,” “Could I Be Your Girl,” and “Insensitive.” She...
March 07, 2015

Jake Shimabukuro

Known for his fast and complex finger work and lauded as a musical “hero” by Rolling Stone, ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro is redefining the instrument. With accolades from the disparate likes of Eddie Vedder, Perez Hilton, and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, it is no surprise that Shimabukuro wows...
March 08, 2015

Tall Stories Presents - The Gruffalo's Child

1:30pm - Gruffalo's Child KidStage Workshop: Join our community partner, the Kingston Frontenac Public Library, for a themed pre-show story-time for young audiences at 1:30 pm in the Davies Lounge. This program will feature books by Flat Stanley author Jeff Brown and will engage families in songs,...
March 10, 2015

GORD BAMFORD with The Boom Chucka Boys

Country Music's Country Junkie: Gord Bamford   He's been called Canada's answer to George Strait. But a distinctive sound and songwriting ability is what defines Gord Bamford as one of country music's best neotraditional artists and like so many others that have come...
March 13, 2015

QLCS Cabaret for a Cure 2015

The Queen's Law Cancer Society and Oatley Vigmond LLP present Cabaret for a Cure 2015, a charity dance fashion show at the Grand Theatre with all proceeds being donated to the Canadian Cancer Society. Queen's Law students will dance and model clothing from downtown Kingston's hottest stores. There...
March 14, 2015

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Deriving their name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue located in the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band continues to live up to its name and celebrate the art form of New Orleans Jazz. Many of the band's charter members performed with the pioneers...
March 15, 2015


MENDELSSOHN'S ELIJAH March 15, 2015 2:30pm | Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts   Leslie Ann Bradley: Soprano Krisztina Szabo: Mezzo-Soprano Adrian Kramer: Tenor Jeremy Bowes: Bass Evan Mitchell: Conductor Kingston Choral Society   From its first performance in 1846, Elijah was hailed as...
March 17, 2015

THE ONCE with special guest Sarah MacDougall

2015 Juno Nominee for Best Roots and Traditional Album Over the past five years, Newfoundland-based trio, The Once, has steadily garnered accolades and recognition across Canada and beyond. Front and centre is Geraldine Hollett, whose sweet yet strong and gutsy voice has been compared to Alison...
March 21, 2015

An Evening With Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder

Ricky Skaggs struck his first chords on a mandolin over 50 years ago, and this 14-time Grammy Award winner continues to do his part to lead the recent roots revival in music. With 12 consecutive Grammy-nominated classics behind him, the diverse and masterful tones made by the gifted Skaggs come...