Arts briefs

Zoo hosts Polar Bear Days
97.3 FM EZ Rock is giving away half-price admissions to the Toronto Zoo in a promotion ending Feb. 29. Hosts Stu and Colleen try to predict the temperature of the day. If they are correct, then it is a Polar Bear Day. For details, visit

Instruments sing at P.C. Ho
The China Broadcasting Performing-Arts Group will be singing, dancing and playing cultural instruments on Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. Performances will be traditional and modern. Call (416)292-9293 to reserve tickets or log onto

Auditions for all artists
The University of Toronto Arts Collective’s art gala is currently holding auditions at the Scarborough campus for all kinds of artists who want to present their work at the gala this March. For more information contact Risa Kusumoto at [email protected]

Spider Woman weaves her web

Kiss of the Spider Woman continues at the Scarborough Music Theatre until Feb 16. Tickets are $24, but students and seniors pay only $20 on Thursdays and Sundays. For tickets, call 416-396-4049 or visit

Music to your ears
Rosemary Phelan and two members of the Great Atomic Power, Jason LaPrade and Murray Foster, will be performing at the Acoustic Harvest Folk Club on Feb. 23 at 8 p.m., located at St. Nicholas Anglican Church at 1512 Kingston Rd. Tickets are $15. Call 416-264-2235 or visit