POPULAR CBC SHOW: Stuart McLean & The Vinyl Cafe (Sony Centre $48 / $60)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join us for an entertaining afternoon of story-telling and music by Stuart McLean and The Vinyl Cafe at the Sony Centre in downtown Toronto.

The Vinyl Cafe is Belinda's favourite CBC Radio show! It will be performed live at as part of the show's 2012 Christmas tour.

 

THE SHOW

Stuart McLean is one of Canada's most beloved storytellers and a best-selling author. His hit CBC radio show The Vinyl Cafe premiered in 1994, and each week over 1 million listeners tune in to hear stories about Dave, owner of the second hand record store where the motto is: “We May Not Be Big, But We're Small".

The stories also feature Dave's wife, Morley, their two children, Sam and Stephanie, and assorted friends and neighbours.

The show also features live and recorded music by both up-and-coming and established Canadian musicians. Increasingly, it is becoming a place where Canadians go to find new, undiscovered talent. MORE INFORMATION

ABOUT STUART McLEAN: Stuart McLean is a best-selling author, award-winning journalist and humorist, and host of CBC Radio program The Vinyl Cafe. MORE INFORMATION

 

DETAILS

WHEN: Sunday, December 9, 2012

TIME: Show starts at 2:30 p.m. Meet Belinda at 2 p.m.

WHERE: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front Street East, Toronto, Ontario

SHOW LENGTH: 2 hours, 20 minutes with a 20-minute intermission

PRICE: $48.35 / $60.10 (includes HST) (no discount tickets available)

 

HOW TO BOOK

Call Ticket Master toll-free at[masked] daily 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. or book online

To avoid hefty service fees, purchase your ticket in person at the Sony Centre box office Monday to Friday noon to 5 p.m.

Please post your seat number as an RSVP comment so other members can purchase tickets near you.

Members are responsible for purchasing their own tickets directly from the theatre.

SEATING ARRANGEMENTS: Seating is reserved so members will get together before, during and after the show. Belinda will be seated in Orchestra 6 Row EE Seat 3.

 

MEETUP ARRANGEMENTS

Meet Belinda at 2 p.m. outside the theatre on the left (west) side of the front doors. She is very short and will be wearing a bright pink hat. If you're late, see Belinda in her seat in Orchestra 6 Row EE Seat 3.

INTERMISSION: See Belinda in the aisle nearest to her seat in Orchestra 6 Row EE Seat 3.

AFTER SHOW MEETUP SPOT: See Belinda outside the theatre on the left (west) side of the front doors.

AFTER SHOW GATHERING: If the group is interested, we'll go for a snack to the Marché Restaurant at Brookfield Place, 181 Bay Street. MAP

If you miss the group at the end of the show, head over to the Marché and ask for Belinda's table or look for her in her pink hat.

 

THEATRE MAP

 

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  • Mimi

    Excellent. If you're not in the Christmas spirit, here's the show to put you in it. Definitely one for the annual traditions!

    December 13, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks so much Belinda for posting this event. It was thoroughly entertaining - the musical talent was fantastic, introducing us to some home-grown hidden gems, and the story-telling was heart-warming. It was also just what we needed to put us in the Christmas spirit. Stuart McLean's brilliance can be attested by the fact that he convinced both you and I to sing along in the grand finale - a rare moment was achieved. I'd definitely be up for making this an annual event.

    December 10, 2012

  • Belinda

    Fabulous show. Stuart's stories were wonderful. The music was terrific. It was literally 2 1/2 hours of total entertainment bliss.

    December 9, 2012

  • Belinda

    Tickets will be available at the door today.

    December 9, 2012

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