TSO at the Drive-In: First Ladies of Soul

Please note that this concert is sold out.

Ella Fitzgerald. Billie Holiday. Nina Simone. Aretha Franklin. Tina Turner—and more in this symphonic tribute to the voices that changed society and music. These legendary queens come to life through sensational Canadian blues vocalist Shakura S’Aida and members of the Orchestra, led by TSO Principal Education Conductor & Community Ambassador Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser. So buckle up, because this fabulous program will take you on an inspirational trip down memory lane.

This concert is approximately one hour in length and will feature a smaller ensemble of musicians from the Orchestra.

View the CityView Drive-In map.

Per-concert Pricing:*
Price Level 1 (Rows A–F): $200 per car
Price Level 2 (Rows G–P): $140 per car
Price Level 3 (Rows Q–T): $80 per car 

*Tickets are sold per vehicle. Occupancy maximum is based on vehicle type (there must be a seatbelt for each passenger). All published ticket prices include HST. There is a $5.00 Facility Fee that will be charged per vehicle (including HST) for concerts at CityView Drive-In. There is a service charge of $6.00 per vehicle (including HST) on all phone orders for non-subscribers. All sales are final, and there are no refunds or cancellations. For further information or assistance, please contact Patron Services at 416.598.3375.

We want all our patrons to stay healthy and safe when attending TSO concerts and events.

  • Stay home if you feel unwell.
  • Please wear face coverings when you’re outside your car or parking space, when visiting restrooms or anywhere else on site.
  • Please follow posted health and safety guidelines.
  • Remain at least two (2) metres apart from other patrons at all times.
  • Do not gather in groups; please keep to your “social circle”.

For more answers to frequently asked questions, please visit the CityView Drive-In FAQ page.

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First Ladies of Soul

Please note that this concert is sold out.

Ella Fitzgerald. Billie Holiday. Nina Simone. Aretha Franklin. Tina Turner—and more in this symphonic tribute to the voices that changed society and music. These legendary queens come to life through sensational Canadian blues vocalist Shakura S’Aida and members of the Orchestra, led by TSO Principal Education Conductor & Community Ambassador Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser. So buckle up, because this fabulous program will take you on an inspirational trip down memory lane.

This concert is approximately one hour in length and will feature a smaller ensemble of musicians from the Orchestra.

View the CityView Drive-In map.

Per-concert Pricing:*
Price Level 1 (Rows A–F): $200 per car
Price Level 2 (Rows G–P): $140 per car
Price Level 3 (Rows Q–T): $80 per car 

*Tickets are sold per vehicle. Occupancy maximum is based on vehicle type (there must be a seatbelt for each passenger). All published ticket prices include HST. There is a $5.00 Facility Fee that will be charged per vehicle (including HST) for concerts at CityView Drive-In. There is a service charge of $6.00 per vehicle (including HST) on all phone orders for non-subscribers. All sales are final, and there are no refunds or cancellations. For further information or assistance, please contact Patron Services at 416.598.3375.

We want all our patrons to stay healthy and safe when attending TSO concerts and events.

  • Stay home if you feel unwell.
  • Please wear face coverings when you’re outside your car or parking space, when visiting restrooms or anywhere else on site.
  • Please follow posted health and safety guidelines.
  • Remain at least two (2) metres apart from other patrons at all times.
  • Do not gather in groups; please keep to your “social circle”.

For more answers to frequently asked questions, please visit the CityView Drive-In FAQ page.

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 8:00pm
Sold out

Performers

Shakura S’Aida
vocalist

Venue

CityView Drive-In

20 Polson St.
Toronto, ON
M5A 1A4

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