5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, October 22

Oct 22 2019, 3:45 am

It’s another exciting Tuesday in the Big Smoke. Make sure you have some fun this week and the best place to start is at one of these great events. See you out there this October 22.


What: imagineNATIVE is the world’s largest presenter of Indigenous screen content. The organization is recognized for excellence and innovation in programming and as the global centre for Indigenous media arts. imagineNATIVE is a registered charity committed to creating a greater understanding of Indigenous peoples and cultures through the presentation of contemporary Indigenous-made media art including film, video, audio and digital media.

When: October 22 to 27
Where: Venues vary, check online
Admission: Screenings start at $6, festival passes available online

Art Battle Toronto: 10th Anniversary!

What: Art Battle Toronto is celebrating 10 Years with an electric evening of live art. Watch the paint fly before your eyes as incredible creations unfold during three fast-paced rounds of live painting. This event will include sprays, oils, acrylics, markers, and more. All artwork created will also be available via silent auction.

When: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: The Great Hall Toronto, 1087 Queen Street W
Admission: $21, available online

The Particulars by Matthew MacKenzie – Toronto

What: The Particulars is the darkly funny and subtly powerful story of one insomniac’s struggle to maintain a daily routine in the face of a home invasion. Performed as a fusion of dance and theatre, Gordon battles his invaders on two main fronts—in his home, where he believes he is dealing with a vermin infestation, and in his yard, where insects have invaded his garden.

When: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 8 pm
Where: The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen Street W
Admission: Pay what you can, register online

A Streetcar Named Desire

What: Tennessee Williams’ timeless theatrical masterpiece is a raging portrayal of what it means to be an outsider, in a society where we’re all desperate to belong. Watch as Blanche’s fragile world crumbles, in this amazing production.

When: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Soulpepper Theatre Company, 50 Tank House Lane
Admission: $38 to $98, available online

What’s So Funny? Comedy Tuesday Nights

What: Are you ready to laugh? See some of the best comedians in the city at this increadible show. See names featured on everything from the CBC to Just For Laughs. The show can go until late so you’ll get a full evening of hilarity.

When: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 8 pm
Where: Pray Tell, 838 College St
Admission: $10, available online

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