BUZZ Picks is an eclectic listing of events occurring throughout southwestern Ontario. From art gallery and museum shows to drag shows, from culture to sub-culture, from low-brow to high-brow… it's all in BUZZPICKS.

July 19, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 20, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 21, 2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Breakout Room at Live Stream
An amateur comedy competition in the spirit of Comic Sans' Feedback Comedy and The Making Box's Comedy Church, wherein industry leaders select a team of comedians to perform through an elimination process to find one winner.  Think "The Voice" without the status, popularity, and network budget. There’s a $500 grand prize on the line, plus a chance to open for a professional headliner during the 2021 Festival Season.  15 contestants will be chosen from the audition process; but, only 1 will survive.  Do you have what it takes to be Canada’s next breakout comic? The Breakout Room is a competition show designed for comedians who have honed their craft in the virtual performance landscape, either by starting out as a virtual comic, or adapting to the platform in a meaningful way. All performances, auditions, and challenges will be conducted virtually during the live streamed elimination rounds. Wednesdays through September 1, 2021
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-breakout-room-tickets-156335071407

July 21, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 22, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 23, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 24, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

July 25, 2021 at 12:00am
2021 Hamilton Fringe Festival at Virtual Event
From July 14-25, 2021 the Hamilton Fringe Festival will share the biggest offering of unabashed and unjuried theatre produced right here in Hamilton. Offered online or live-at-a-distance, the stories shared will be as diverse as the responses and experiences had over the last year. There will be something for everyone in the family––for kids, teens, and adults in every genre––so we hope you cast to your TV, tune into your laptop, or order to your door an experience that is sure to remind you of the human conditions in all its heartfelt, funny, and fringy forms. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Tickets will be offered in a tiered Pay-What-You-Can-Afford pricing model, ranging from $5-$20 along with a variety of multi-show pass options. As always, 100% of ticket revenue is paid directly to artists. Please note: All Fringers must make a one-time purchase of a Digital Fringe Backer ‘Button’ for $5.
https://hamiltonfringe.ca/

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July 28, 2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Breakout Room at Live Stream
An amateur comedy competition in the spirit of Comic Sans' Feedback Comedy and The Making Box's Comedy Church, wherein industry leaders select a team of comedians to perform through an elimination process to find one winner.  Think "The Voice" without the status, popularity, and network budget. There’s a $500 grand prize on the line, plus a chance to open for a professional headliner during the 2021 Festival Season.  15 contestants will be chosen from the audition process; but, only 1 will survive.  Do you have what it takes to be Canada’s next breakout comic? The Breakout Room is a competition show designed for comedians who have honed their craft in the virtual performance landscape, either by starting out as a virtual comic, or adapting to the platform in a meaningful way. All performances, auditions, and challenges will be conducted virtually during the live streamed elimination rounds. Wednesdays through September 1, 2021
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-breakout-room-tickets-156335071407

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August 4, 2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Breakout Room at Live Stream
An amateur comedy competition in the spirit of Comic Sans' Feedback Comedy and The Making Box's Comedy Church, wherein industry leaders select a team of comedians to perform through an elimination process to find one winner.  Think "The Voice" without the status, popularity, and network budget. There’s a $500 grand prize on the line, plus a chance to open for a professional headliner during the 2021 Festival Season.  15 contestants will be chosen from the audition process; but, only 1 will survive.  Do you have what it takes to be Canada’s next breakout comic? The Breakout Room is a competition show designed for comedians who have honed their craft in the virtual performance landscape, either by starting out as a virtual comic, or adapting to the platform in a meaningful way. All performances, auditions, and challenges will be conducted virtually during the live streamed elimination rounds. Wednesdays through September 1, 2021
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-breakout-room-tickets-156335071407

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August 11, 2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Breakout Room at Live Stream
An amateur comedy competition in the spirit of Comic Sans' Feedback Comedy and The Making Box's Comedy Church, wherein industry leaders select a team of comedians to perform through an elimination process to find one winner.  Think "The Voice" without the status, popularity, and network budget. There’s a $500 grand prize on the line, plus a chance to open for a professional headliner during the 2021 Festival Season.  15 contestants will be chosen from the audition process; but, only 1 will survive.  Do you have what it takes to be Canada’s next breakout comic? The Breakout Room is a competition show designed for comedians who have honed their craft in the virtual performance landscape, either by starting out as a virtual comic, or adapting to the platform in a meaningful way. All performances, auditions, and challenges will be conducted virtually during the live streamed elimination rounds. Wednesdays through September 1, 2021
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-breakout-room-tickets-156335071407

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August 14, 2021 at 10:00am
The Cloth that Changed the World at Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park, Toronto
Sep 12, 2020 - Sep 1, 2021 Made with novel cotton, vivid colours and exuberant design, the painted and printed cottons of India changed human history; they revolutionized art, fashion and science wherever they went around the globe. Featuring pieces from the Museum’s world-renowned collection, and several important international loans, this ROM-original exhibition explores how over thousands of years India’s artisans have created, perfected and innovated these printed and painted multicoloured cotton fabrics to fashion the body, honour divinities, and beautify palaces and homes.
https://www.rom.on.ca/

Sorry, no events listed for Sunday.