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The arts listing is a listing of all kinds of things happening in the local arts scene, curated by Newmarket resident and arts supporter and promoter Judy Craig. 

Other events that come our way will be placed here as well.

Be sure to always check online sources for event details. There may be changes from the time of publishing here.

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York Symphony Orchestra Website 

(Order your symphony tickets with this form) Concerts at Trinity Aurora

Aurora Public Library Link for Events there

Here is a link to open a pdf of the October/November 2023 Arts Listing

September/October/November 2023 Arts Listing Highlights


Sept 15-30 - Curtain Club Theatre presents “The Fly Fisher’s Companion” (poignant comedy) at Curtain Club Theatre, 400 Newkirk Rd., Richmond Hill - tickets $24 at 905-773-3434.

Sept 21-30 - Newmarket Stage Company presents “Drinking Habits” (comedy) at t h e O l d T o w n H a l l - t i c k e t s 2 8 9 - 5 0 0 - 2 1 1 4 ( 1 2 - 5 p m ) o r newmarketstagecompany@gmail.com.

Nov 16-25 - Theatre Aurora presents “Anne of Green Gables: The Musical” at Factory Theatre, 150 Henderson Dr., Aurora - tickets 905-727-3069.


Mon. Oct 2 -Aurora Film Circuit presents “North of Normal” at Aurora Cineplex - 7:00 p.m.

Sat. Nov 18 - Live At The Met presents “X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X” at SilverCity, Newmarket or Aurora Cineplex - 


Sat. Oct 7 - Abba Revisited at New Roads Performing Arts Centre - 8:00 p.m. Tickets newtix.ca or NRPAC box office.

Fri. Oct 20 - Aurora Cultural Centre presents “Joe Sealy” (jazz piano legend) with Paul Novotny (bass) supported by Thompson Egbo-Egbo at Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria St., Aurora - 7:30 p.m. - tickets $40 - 905-713-1818.

Sat. Oct 21 - York Chamber Ensemble presents “Angels & Demons” at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 227 Church St., Newmarket - 7:30 p.m.

Sat. Oct 21 - York Symphony Orchestra presents “Heroic Brass” (Brahms, Mozart, Dvorak) with guest artist Sarah Bell (Mozart Horn Concerto No.3) at Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria St., Aurora - 8:00 p.m. Tickets on line or at door.

Sat. Oct 21 - Jersey Nights at New Roads Performing Arts Centre - 8:00 p.m. Tickets newtix.ca or NRPAC box office.

Sun. Oct 29 - Musicfest Toronto’s Singing Academy (talented students) at NRPAC - Tickets $28 - newtix.ca or NRPAC box office. Thurs.

Nov 2 - Hotel California (sound of the EAGLES) at NRPAC - 7:30 p.m. Tickets $55.00 at newtix.ca or NRPAC box office.

Nov 17-26 - Marquee Theatrical presents “Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at NRPAC - tickets newtix.ca or NRPAC box office.

Sat. Nov 25 - York Symphony Orchestra presents “Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5” and Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 with Naomi Wong at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora - 8:00 p.m. Tickets on line or at door.

Thurs. Nov 30 - Tom Jones meets Neil Diamond at NRPAC - tickets newtix.ca or NRPAC box office - 8:00 p.m.

Thurs. Nov 30 - Flato Markham Theatre presents “The Tallis Scholars” - 50th anniversary tour - 8:00 p.m. Tickets 905-305-7469.

Fri. Dec 1 - Flato Markham Theatre presents “Men of the Deeps” - Christmas in the Mine - tickets 905-305-7469.


Oct 14-15 - Newmarket Group of Arts presents its 15th Annual “Artwalk & Studio Tour” along and around Main St., Newmarket. Free.

Oct 21-22 - SOYRA (Society of York Region Artists) presents its Annual Fall Show & Sale at Patrick House Gallery, 58 Temperance St., Aurora (Sat 10-5; Sun 10-4) Free admission.

Nov 16 - 14th Annual Empty Bowls at the Old Town Hall - lunch & dinner sittings - $60 - tickets newtix.ca .

Nov 16-19 - Pine Tree Potters’ Guild Show & Sale at the Old Town Hall.

Nov 17-18 - Pickering College “Holiday Home Tour” - tickets $55 at Holiday Home Tour.

Newmarket Group of Artists

The 15th Annual Art Walk & Studio Tour is a walkable event in and around Newmarket’s historic downtown district.  Visitors are able to see a wide variety of juried, original art on display in artists’ home studios, in local businesses, and at public facilities. The tour is a great opportunity to visit with artists, purchase original art, and enjoy Newmarket’s amazing restaurants, cafes and shops.
​Saturday Oct 14  10 am-5 pm
Sunday Oct 15  11 am - 5 pm

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