Arts Briefs

Chinese New Year Celebration Series
The Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto is holding events from Jan. 26 to Feb. 19 in celebration of the Chinese New Year. Events include a ballet performance, a banquet, and a piano concerto. For more information, including a full list of events and dates, visit

Auditions for Oklahoma!
The Scarborough Music Theatre is looking for actors with strong singing and dance skills to audition for the musical Oklahoma! Auditions will begin on Feb. 2. The musical will take place at the Scarborough Village Theatre and will run from April 24 to May 10. Visit for more information.

Paragons Art Discussion
A panel discussion will be held at the Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto Scarborough, on Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. The panel will include Louis Grachos, director of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and curator of the exhibit. Visit for information.

Play at Scarborough Village Theatre
Harper Lee’s classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird has been dramatized into a play, which will take place at the Scarborough Village Theatre, located at 3600 Kingston Rd. Performances run from Feb. 28 to March 15. Call 416-396-4049 for tickets or visit for more information.