The home of The Thing About Objects, Wednesday at 7pm!
[image via julesverne.ca]
Tuesday, January 6
The first Art Bar of the year kicks off with readings from the series’ producers Alana P. Cook, Cynthia Gould, Francine P. Lewis and Josh Smith. Open stage reserved for people reading for the first time ever!
Wednesday, January 7
Tenzin Chozin, the teenage wonder of Mammalian Diving Reflex, is finally of age to drink beer— come watch him do it! And celebrate! Part of MDR’s residency at the AGO.
The popular west end reading series for emerging and established writers is back with readings by Andrew J Borkowski, Andrea Thompson, Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer and Lee Maracle.
A series of performances considering objects over and in time and space — the “what” and “how” of objects from the seemingly banal to the delightfully odd. Artists Margaret Christakos, Evan Munday, Paul Hutcheson, Max Kelly, Lindsay Lauckner, Gabe Levine. Hosted by Brandy Ryan and Kerry Manders.
Thursday, January 8
Come support the five women who were violently arrested after peacefully occupying the city’s Shelter Administration building, demanding shelter beds and a 24 hour drop in for women and trans people.
Friday, January 9
With a library of designated dancers for all you wallflowers, a dancecard booklet, and all the 90s slow jams you can want, give your high school memories a happy ending! This event is mixed for people of all sexualities and genders.