Today's a new, slightly less wintery day in Toronto and there's lots of things to do like test your knowledge at a Parks and Rec trivia night or catch a free movie. There's a big sale on designer duds and a queer comedy show. Theatre, music and more are all on, too.Events you might want to check out:
Sasha Sloan (November 12 @ The Danforth Music Hall)
Sasha Sloan's minimalist indie pop sounds are gentle and warm, meant to transport you to a place with the emotional safety and intimacy we long for.
Lauren Duca on Young People and the Future of America (November 12 @ Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema)
American politics and social issues are a hot topic right now and author Lauren Duca is dropping by to talk about her book that tries to capture that chaos.
Jay Park (November 12 @ Rebel)
Get ready for a night of sexy tunes as rapper and R&B star Jay Park drops by to get you in the mood for some sweet lovin'.
Control Room (November 12 @ Ryerson School of Image Arts)
Catch a free screening of Jehane Noujaim's behind-the-scenes look at the operations of Al-Jazeera, one of the biggest news networks in the Arab world.
Gay AF (November 12 @ Comedy Bar)
It's a night for laugh as some of Toronto's best queer comedians drop by with Sam Sferrazza, Velvet Wells, Brendan D'Souza, Ben Sosa Wright and more.
Weakened Friends (November 12 @ The Baby G)
Things are getting grungy with indie rock band Weakened Friends and their throwback sound stacked with 90s influences.
Parks & Rec Trivia Night (November 12 @ The Beaver)
How well do you know that folks from Pawnee? Test your knowledge of this classic show and all its characters during this trivia night.
Dogma (November 12 @ The Grand Gerrard)
It's been 20 years since Kevin Smith's comedic take on faith came out with an all-star cast, and you can see it during this special PWYC screening.
Shakespeare BASH'd (November 12-17 @ The Monarch Tavern)
Sometimes you need a little dose of the ol' Bard and this site-specific production is taking on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Catwalk2Closets (November 12 - December 15 @ Catwalk2Closets Sale)
Make room in your closet for a bunch of designer wears from Jovani, Michael Kors, Steve Madden, Betsey Johnson and more for up to 85 per cent off.
by Lisa Power via blogTO