The Grand Theatre Announces 2012-2013 Schedule

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Today, the Grand Theatre in Kingston announced its line-up for the 2012-13 Season.

This season’s performances range from Canada’s newest country superstar Dean Brody, to the ever-entertaining Gerry Dee (star of the CBC sitcom “Mr D”), to the soulful sounds of Boyz II Men and the heart pumping performance Broadway smash of ‘Rock of Ages.’

Kicking off with Titanic: The Musical on Thursday September 27, the 2012-13 season is set to thrill all Kingstonians with an array of big names from the worlds of theatre, dance, rock and comedy.

The Grand Theatre Presents 2012-13 Season will feature 45 public presentations and 9 school performances from September 2012 to June 2013.

Celebrated performers and emerging artists from Canada and across the globe will bring their talents to the Grand stage. In addition to new offerings in the series’ line-ups, the State Ballet Theatre of Russia will make a much-anticipated return to present two performances of The Nutcracker on December 18 and 19, 2012.

Cultural Director Brian McCurdy said, “Everybody is going to find performances to get excited about in the upcoming season. We have something for everyone.”

Series subscriptions and ‘Pick 4 or More’ packages go on sale Thursday, May 24 at noon. Series subscriptions offer up to 15% off regular single ticket prices – as well as the first choice of the best seats. Series subscribers can purchase additional tickets at exclusive subscriber prices, and enjoy the opportunity to renew their seats year after year.

‘Pick 4 or More’ subscribers can mix and match Grand Theatre Presents’ series and performances and save up to 10% off regular single ticket prices.

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Subscriptions can be purchased by phone at (613) 530-2050, or in person at the box office, 218 Princess St., Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1B2

To request a copy of the 2012-2013 Grand Theatre Presents season brochure, please contact the box office.

For information on the 2012-2013 Grand Theatre Presents season, including dates and prices, visit, connect with them at or follow them on Twitter at

The Grand Theatre Foundation also acknowledged its 12-13 Season Underwriters:

Homestead Land Holdings and Four Points by Sheraton. The Education Underwriter is CIBC Children’s Foundation. Its Series Sponsors: Empire Life, Sun Life Financial, Cunningham Swan, Canadian Tire. Its 12-13 season Performance Sponsors are Caldwell Wealth and Estate Advisory Ltd., Chez Piggy, The Davies Foundation, Dianne Lackonick of Assante Wealth Management, Mackillop Law, Shoalts and Zaback Architects Ltd., Southeastern Telecommunication Services, Stan & Marie Rose Gibson, and Walter Fenlon and Linda Ann Daly. The Ticket Sponsor is Rogers and the Official Restaurant Sponsor is Aqua Terra Restaubistro.


Media Release: City of Kingston | Video: Viva Productions | Photo: Grand Theatre website