Windsor International Film Festival
A cinematic lineup of 107 films in six
days! Now in its 12th year, WIFF is offering
new features, interactive events, and a new
lineup of films from around the world.
Check the WIFF website for this year’s
films and schedule. Runs through
Life Drawing at Sho
Sho: Art, Spirit and Performance
Series features experienced models of all
body types, expertly lit in an atmosphere
ideally suited for creativity and socializing
with other artists. Sessions are 3 hours
long with refreshments and snacks
available during breaks (on the hour). See
Facebook for details.
Leonardo and the Mona Lisa
Art Gallery of Windsor
Noon to 2 p.m.
The popular AGW Art History Film Series
returns with Raiders of the Lost Art.
See website for details
Prairie Songstress – Raine Hamilton
Part prairie songstress, part storyweaver;
each song has a story, delivered between
songs with humour and grace. Resonant,
acoustic folk with an other-worldly edge,
and a lyric presence that cuts deep.
Prism-clear vocals and strings; a
combination of vocal agility and power.
See website for details.
Art Gallery of Windsor
Ranked one of the top literary festivals in
Canada, BookFest Windsor presents an
audience-friendly program full of exciting
stories. It draws Canadian authors,
publishers, graphic artists, and their
readers to downtown Windsor for a
weekend of entertainment, discussion, and
learning. See website for details. Runs
through November 6
The God of Ecstasy
Directed by Jeff Marontate. This brilliant
classic tragedy is an adaption of Euripides’
final work The Bacchae. The god of wine,
Dionysus, returns to Greece disguised, to
wreak vengeance on his disbelieving
family headed by his cousin King
Pentheus. Comedy ends in true horror as
Pentheus learns the hard lesson that the
gods must be revered. See website for
details. Runs through November 6 and
Staring Rob Tymec, Michelle Mainwaring
& Christine (Bella) Chemello. See website
for details. Also November 5
Italian Comedy Night
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Featuring comedians Guido Grasso and
Pino Pirillo from Montreal! Please Note:
this is a bilingual show in both Italian and
English. Tickets include the famous
Ciociaro Club Antipasto Buffet. Cash bar
throughout the night. See website for
18 The HUB -November 2016
Olde Walkerville Theatre
The Thames Theatre Company presents
Wally’s Café, a comedy written by Sam
Bobrick and Ron Clark. This hilarious and
heartwarming play about marriage and
friendship takes audiences on a nostalgic
trip back to the 40s, 50s, 60s and 80s.
Embrace Your Weird Side Tour
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Jessii Vee will be pre-screening never
before seen videos and will give you an
opportunity to ask her questions with
members of her cast from her channel,
and there are many more surprises
planned. A lucky few will get to Meet and
Greet her after the show. Join us and
embrace your weird side for a night of
laughs and entertainment. See website for