5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, July 18

Jul 16 2016, 12:06 am

Mondays aren’t actually the worst when so much goes on in the city.

Check out today’s action in and around Toronto!

Soul in the City

Start your week off with some Soul in the City. Juno Award-winning artist Sean Jones accompanied by a seven-piece band perform in the Glass Pavilion.

Where: Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace
When: July 18, 5 pm

The Julie Ruin

Maybe soul isn’t your cup of tea? If so, check out the O.G New York city sounds of Kathleen Hanna (yes, of Le Tigre!). The Julie Ruin is in town for a gig tonight at Lee’s.

Where: Lee’s Palace, 529 Bloor Street West
When: July 18, 8 pm

Open Improv Jam

Who doesn’t like some free giggles on Mondays? All are welcome to get on board at this open improv jam, run by various local improvisors.

Where: The Social Capital, 154 Danforth Avenue (2nd & 3rd floor)
When: July 18, 9:30 pm

Women Of Musical Theatre Festival

The Women of Musical Theatre Festival wraps up tonight with its second cabaret evening. Dazzle features an all female cast and covers songs from Chicago, A Chorus Line, Into The Woods, Miss Saigon and more.

Where: The Arts and Letters Club, 14 Elm Street
When: July 18, 6:30 pm

Tai Chi in Exhibition Common

This popular free outdoor event begins tonight, and runs every Monday until the end of August. Learn the movements of this ancient Chinese martial art. Wear comfy clothes and bring a mat!

Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
When: July 18, 6 pm

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