Huntsville Festival of the Arts Presents a Fantastic Winter Lineup!

Downtown Huntsville is the place to be for amazing performances this winter.

 

The Huntsville Festival of the Arts is a part of the Muskoka Signature Experience Collection, a collection of Muskoka’s must-do experiences!

The Huntsville Festival of the Arts knows how to get those toes tapping, knees bopping, and fingers snapping. So dance your way into downtown Huntsville for a mixed variety of talents, from side-splitting hypnotism, to the finest voices in Canadian music, to a feel-good and comical spring musical.

The line-up once again delivers this winter and there are a number of performances here that will blow you away!

 

Hyprov: Improv Under Hypnosis

Improv and comedy legend, Colin Mochrie, joins master hypnotist, Asad Mecci, in a brand-new and mind-blowing combination of comedy and hypnotism. Twenty members of the audience will be put under hypnosis, and the five best will join Colin Mochrie into a hypnotic improv extravaganza!

When: February 1, 2020 @ 8:00 PM
Where: Deerhurst Resort

 

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Canadian Music Legends Blackie and the Rodeo Kings mark their 25th anniversary with a special tour in support of their new album King of this Town. With 9 albums, one Juno award and several Juno nominations under their belts, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings have organically evolved into one of the finest roots-oriented bands in North America. Each ticket includes a digital download of their newest album King of this Town.

When: February 22, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Where: Algonquin Theatre

 

A Musical Evening with Sarah Slean & Hawksley Workman

For the first time, two of the finest voices in Canadian music are set to share the stage. Sarah Slean and Hawksley Workman will perform together from their respective musical repertoires—over two decades worth of music! Sarah has made 11 albums and performed with 10 of Canada’s leading orchestras, while Hawksley is a show-stopping songwriter who is as comfortable in front of a mic as he is behind a drum kit.

When: March 6, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Where: Algonquin Theatre

 

Sarah Harmer

The first new album in a decade “Are You Gone?”, from Sarah Harmer is a deeply personal and momentous collection of songs motivated by the beauty of life, the urgency of the climate crisis, and the question of loss. Are You Gone brings a close to Harmer’s period of musical quietude with a rousing artistic statement, rich in detail and emotion, from the heart and for the spirit.

When: March 27, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Where: Algonquin Theatre

 

Matt Andersen

A powerhouse performer with a giant, soul-filled voice and commanding stage presence, Matt Andersen has built a formidable following by touring worldwide and letting his stunned audiences and new devotees spread the good word of his righteous tunes.

When: March 29, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
Where: Algonquin Theatre

 

Sister Act

Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won’t be a found: a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community but, in doing so, blows her cover. Soon, the gang is giving chase, only to find them up against Deloris and the power of her newly found sisterhood.

When: April 15 – 26, 2020
Where: Algonquin Theatre

 

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