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Bridging Practices in Accessibility, Art, and Communications Experience sound and vibration technologies through art installations by David Bobier, Lindsay Fisher, Marla Hlady, Ellen Moffat, Gordon Monahan, Alison O’Daniel, and Lynx Sainte-Marie. By making sound tangible through touch, this exhibition aims to change public perceptions of difference and disability. Presented in partnership with VibraFusionLab, an innovative centre for vibrotactile research and creative practice based in London, Ontario.
Event Date 09-14-2019
Individual Price General admission, $6.00. Children under 4 are free
Categories Art Exhibitions and Sales,Multi-Arts Event,New Media,Other,Visual Art
Colin Mochrie and Asad Mecci - Hyprov: Improv Under Hypnosis Improv like you’ve never seen it! From the minds of improv comedy legend Colin Mochrie and master hypnotist Asad Mecci comes a mind-blowing, jaw-dropping and side-splitting new show. Hypnotism and improvisation come together to create an unforgettable experience featuring audience volunteers under hypnosis performing improv with Mochrie. Who knows where the unconscious mind will go! Language and content may offend some. Not suitable for children. For tickets, call the River Run Centre box office at 519-763-3000 or visit riverrun.ca
Event Date 01-30-2020 8:00 pm
Individual Price $59 Adult / $57 Senior / $29 Under 30
Categories Performance,Interactive,Multi-Arts Event
Feeling Sound, Performing Access A vibrotactile performance by acclaimed artists Marla Hlady, Ellen Moffat and Gordon Monahan, curated by David Bobier. Using haptic systems (belts, pillows and floors that vibrate), the audience is invited into an immersive experience that extends beyond sight and sound to touch and motion. Co-presented by Guelph Museums and VibraFusionLab with support from the Musagetes Fund through the Guelph Community Foundation. There will be an ASL interpreter present.
Event Date 02-21-2020 7:00 pm
Individual Price $10 + HST, tickets in advance
Categories Dance,Multi-Arts Event,Music,Performance
Shaun Majumder A night of laughs with a standup star Hailing from Burlington, Newfoundland (population 350), Shaun Majumder brings a unique perspective to comedy. The award-winning actor and comedian famous for his hilarious antics on This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Cedric the Entertainer Presents and Just for Laughs, Majumder promises a standup performance not to be missed. Opening act: TBD Mature content and language. Not suitable for all audiences. For tickets, call the River Run Centre box office at 519-763-3000 or visit riverrun.ca.
Event Date 02-21-2020 8:00 pm
Individual Price $55 Adult / $53 Senior / $25 Under 30
Categories Performance,Multi-Arts Event
Call for Submissions: Doors Open After Dark 2020 Doors Open After Dark will celebrate Guelph’s 193rd birthday and launch Doors Open weekend, with big, bold, innovative history and art activations at and around the Civic Museum from 5 p.m. April 24 to 1 a.m. April 25. This free event aims to create opportunities to connect, explore and engage the community with history in unique ways. Historians and artists of all disciplines are encouraged to submit proposals for activations that explore Guelph’s history and identity through themes of reconciliation, diversity, landscape, culture, innovation, and environment.
Event Date 04-24-2020 5:00 pm
Individual Price Free admission.
Categories Calls for submissions, auditions, etc.,Free or PWYC,Heritage,Interactive,Multi-Arts Event
 
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