Ethnic Music

Feb 24 2018 (Saturday), 02:00 PM
Welcome the Year of the Dog with the TSO! This dazzling celebration for the whole family features fun-filled music from both Chinese and Western origins, plus costumes, dancing, and more. You won’t want to miss the festivities!
Dec 22 2017 (Friday), 08:00 PM
Don’t miss Afghan superstar Dawood Sarkhosh as he makes his North American premiere at the Mississauga Living Arts Centre! This special program presents a series of songs that seek to unite communities and provide refuge from conflict. This event takes place at the Mississauga Living Arts Centre.
Jan 12 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
This internationally acclaimed Bollywood dance spectacular features renowned musicians, brilliant dancers and colourful costumes that will delight the senses.
Jan 20 2018 (Saturday), 09:00 PM
Iranian-born Seyyed Hamed Mahmoodzadeh, known as Hamed Homayoun, started music lessons at an early age, and quickly mastered the guitar and piano. A dedicated musician, he continued his musical instruction throughout university and after graduation taught guitar and piano at various institutions and music academies in Shiraz for eight years. An introduction to a small broadcasting company in Shiraz led to a record deal with major label “Taraneh Sharghi”.
Jan 28 2018 (Sunday), 02:00 PM
Come celebrate everything Scottish at Robbie Burns Tea. Enjoy Scottish tea and sweets, Robbie Burns and Scottish trivia and live music. Take part in a tour of the Benares Historic House with a focus on the Harris family Scottish connections. Come dressed in your best tartan!
Feb 03 2018 (Saturday), 08:00 PM
TAO’s modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide. They have performed in 22 countries for over seven million spectators and captivated a global audience when performing in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. Breaking past the traditional notions of taiko, the men and women of TAO continue to create an entirely new art form that is modern yet retains sense of nostalgia. Combining highly physical, large-scale drumming with contemporary costumes, precise choreography, dance, gymnastics, and innovative visuals, the performers of TAO will wow audiences with their energetic and unforgettable new production, DRUM HEART.
Feb 22 2018 (Thursday), 07:30 PM
The Lemon Bucket Orkestra is Canada's only balkan-klezmer-gypsy-party-punk-super-band. Born on the streets of Toronto as a busking band in 2010, the original quartet of guerrilla-folk troubadours quickly amassed a battalion of troops armed with brass and bows and started touring the world.
Mar 07 2018 (Wednesday), 08:00 PM
The powerhouse all-male Argentinian dance company, Che Malambo, excites audiences with their percussive dance and music spectacle. Malambo is a dynamic blend of precision footwork, rhythmic stomping, drumming and song which originated in the 17th century in the South American pampas.
Mar 18 2018 (Sunday), 08:00 PM
Award-winning GADFLY presents KLOROFYL: Influenced from the 1964 Japanese film Seven Samurai, warriors need to regain their spark when they are forced to work together for survival. Their turbulent connections with a tribe break them from their emptiness. Once all is set and done, they have the chance to make a first conscious choice: return to their primal state of survival or achieve together what many find risky and impossible: THRIVE.
from Jan 16 2015 to Jan 17 2020
Improvisational Drum Jam The third Friday of the month from 7:30 to 11:00 pm Bring your own instruments and let’s swing in rhythm! 5$ donation at the door, Thanks!