5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, January 27

Jan 26 2020, 8:52 pm

Mondays get a bad rap, but to help rehabilitate that image, we found five events going on today that aren’t to be missed. Don’t miss out this January 27.

GZA – Official Platinum

What:¬†It might not the whole clan, but GZA is nothing to… well you know. The rap legend is in the city tonight and there are still tickets available.

When: Monday, January 27
Time: 7 pm
Where:¬†The Phoenix Concert Theatre — 410 Sherbourne Street
Admission: Tickets start at $106, available online

Toronto Job Fair

What:¬†If you’re looking to start the new year with a new job or career change stop by this festival and see some of your options. Meet recruiters, HR managers, employers, associations, and employment agencies. It’s time.

When: Monday, January 27
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Where:¬†First Canadian Place Gallery — 100 King Street West
Admission: Free

PRESS PLAY: DJing for Beginners

What:¬†Is the only thing holding you back from DJ superstardom is knowing how to spin some beats of your own, you’re going to want to check this 2.5 hour class out. Learn everything from the lingo to techniques used to construct tunes of your own.

When: Monday, January 27
Time: 6:30 pm
Where:¬†CTRLROOM — 52A Cawthra Avenue
Admission: $100, available online

Dead End Drive-In: An Ozploitation Presentation for Australia Day

What: In the near future, a teenage couple are trapped in a drive-in theater which has become a concentration camp for social outcasts. The inmates are treated to drugs, exploitation films, junk food, and new wave music. See this classic piece of Ozploitation cinema.

When: Monday, January 27
Time: 8 pm
Where:¬†Eyesore Cinema — 1176 Bloor Street West
Admission: $5

ALTdot Comedy Lounge

What: ALTdot features regular drop-in guests from around the world, character pieces, and fantastic stand-up all showcased in a comfortable cabaret atmosphere, making it a must-see comedy experience.

When: Monday, January 27
Time: 9 to 11 pm
Where:¬†The Rivoli Backroom — 334 Queen Street West
Tickets: $15 at the door, $10 online