By Ronnie Brown
Saturday, May 2, 2015 10:00 am ·  0 Comments
For the first time, The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce the entire performance line up in the spring! This robust group of eclectic performances will take place in the newly re-named Willson Auditorium Limited (excluding Studio Sessions) thanks to the generous sponsorship of Willson International Limited.
The new line-up includes a wide array of shows from internationally renowned performers to local up and coming artists. Performers include: Howie Mandel, Bruce Cockburn, 54-40 Unplugged, The Trews – Acoustic, Steve Hackett, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live, The Cat in the Hat, Charlotte’s Web, The Devin Cuddy Band, Jesse Cook, and The Wailers. Plus new this year, In Conversation With, a speaker’s series featuring David Suzuki, Lawrence Hill and Bob McDonald. You can find the complete schedule of performances and more information about the artists at www.OakvilleCentre.ca.
In the past, The Oakville Centre has launched their upcoming season in two parts – Spring and Fall. This year, for the first time, we are announcing Oakville Centre’s complete performance line-up for the upcoming 2015-2016 season in the Spring.
“This year, we’ve changed up our approach and are announcing our entire season now to make things easier for our patrons as they plan their year, and assist them in their ticket purchasing decisions” said Robin Howarth, Manager, Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. “I am very pleased to announce this eclectic group of performers that make up the 2015-2016 season – one of the best seasons yet! Residents don’t have to leave town to experience internationally celebrated performers, comedians and for the first time, authors in our new In Conversation With speakers series.”
Tickets go on sale to the public at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 27, 1015.
To jump the line, become a Big Ticket Member. Big Ticket Plus members can purchase tickets Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 11 a.m. and Big Ticket members can buy tickets on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 11 a.m. For more information on memberships or to purchase tickets visit www.OakvilleCentre.ca, call the box office at 905-815-2021 or come by in person Monday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy Street, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4.
What’s new this season
Chinwagn Inc. Classic Albums Live Series
Oakville Centre Comedy Series
Dan Cooper Concert Series
Oakville Family Series
World Artists Series
Paradiso Drama and Dance
In Conversation With
*Special Valentines Day Dinner and A Show package
6 p.m. – Three-course dinner at Paradiso Restaurant
8:30 p.m. – Performance of the acapella group Eh440 who were featured on CBC’s Dragon’s Den
where they won a deal with two dragons
$150 per couple. Price does not include taxes, alcohol and gratuities. To purchase the package call the Oakville Centre Box Office at 905-815-2021. (not available for online purchase).
All performances take place in the Willson Auditorium or the Studio Theatre at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy Street, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4.
A complete listing of the Oakville Centre’s 2015-2016 performances and ticket information, visit www.oakvillecentre.ca.
Tickets and memberships are available online at www.OakvilleCentre.ca, by phone at 905-815- 2021 or in person Monday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy Street, Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4.
54-40 Unplugged, Bob McDonald, Bruce Cockburn, Charlotte’s Web, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live, David Suzuki, Howie Mandel, Jesse Cook, Lawrence Hill, Oakville centre for the Performing Arts, Steve Hackett, The Cat in the Hat, The Devin Cuddy Band, The Trews – Acoustic, The Wailers, Town of Oakville