Events

Events


Nov
4
Fri
2016
Savour The Moment @ Horticulture Building, Lansdowne
Nov 4 @ 06:00:00 PM – 10:00:00 PM
Nov
8
Tue
2016
Roger Hodgson
Nov 8 @ 08:00:00 PM – 11:00:00 PM
Roger Hodgson

Roger Hodgson, legendary singer-songwriter formerly of Supertramp returns to Ottawa Tuesday, November 8 at the Arena at TD Place!

Tickets on sale NOW-CapitalTickets.ca. Starting at $59.50. Taxes included (+ applicable service charges) A limited quantity of VIP Soundcheck and/or Meet & Greet Packages also available. CHEZ Nation Members be sure to check out the Events & Presales section (Under ‘Earn Points’) for access to our exclusive pre-sale which runs Thursday, April 7 from 10:00am-10:00pm!

Back in Ottawa by popular demand after a sold out show in 2015, Roger Hodgson, one of the most gifted composers and lyricists of our time, co-founded the progressive rock band, Supertramp, in 1969 is returning to Ottawa!  Roger was the driving force behind what fans call the “golden years” of the band that made Supertramp a worldwide phenomenon with album sales in excess of 60 million. He wrote, sang, and arranged such enduring rock standards as “Breakfast in America,” “Give a Little Bit,” “Take the Long Way Home,” “The Logical Song,” “Dreamer,” “It’s Raining Again,” “School,”  and “Fool’s Overture.” 

Uniting generations, Hodgson transports baby boomers back to their youth while giving younger concertgoers a taste of why his heartfelt songs have endured. In Canada, sales for Crime of the Century and Breakfast in America reached Diamond status; one in every 15 Canadians owned both these albums!

Jun
27
Wed
2018
CORTEO by Cirque du Soleil @ Canadian Tire Centre
Jun 27 @ 07:30:00 PM – Jul 1 @ 10:30:00 PM
CORTEO by Cirque du Soleil @ Canadian Tire Centre

CORTEO by Cirque du Soleil

After thrilling more than 8 million people worldwide, CORTEO will embark on a new journey next March as the same enchanting production but now in arenas, giving more people the opportunity to enjoy a Cirque du Soleil show in their own town. The show will visit Ottawa at the Canadian Tire Centre for a limited run of seven performances, from June 27 to July 1, 2018.

 

This unique production directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca premiered in Montreal in April 2005 and has visited 64 cities in 19 countries. CORTEO, which means cortege in Italian, is a joyous procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown. The show brings together the passion of the actor with the grace and power of the acrobat to plunge the audience into a theatrical world of fun, comedy and spontaneity situated in a mysterious space between heaven and earth. The clown pictures his own funeral taking place in a carnival atmosphere, watched over by quietly caring angels. Juxtaposing the large with the small, the ridiculous with the tragic and the magic of perfection with the charm of imperfection, the show highlights the strength and fragility of the clown, as well as his wisdom and kindness, to illustrate the portion of humanity that is within each of us. The music, by turns lyrical and playful, carries CORTEO through a timeless celebration in which illusion teases reality.

 

The cast of CORTEO includes 51 acrobats, musicians, singers and actors from all around the world.

 

 

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