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Staycation Vacation Performance Series

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.
- Henry Miller

Travel the world this summer from the comfort of SPL’s auditorium!

We will be showcasing performances from around the globe selected Monday afternoons in July and August.  In July we’re heading to Spain, Cuba and England for theatre, music and some Shakespeare. In August, we’ll travel to Madagascar, Italy and Scandinavia for spectacular opera, theatre and dance.
(All performances are subtitled in English)


July 9
Visit Spain for world-class theatre!
The Dog in the Manger, Lope de Vega (Spain)

July 16
Enjoy Latin American music!
The Black Roots of Salsa: Cuban Dance and Music (Cuba, Latin America)

July 23
Hop across the pond for a Shakespeare performance!
Measure for Measure (Britain)


August 13
Voyage to Madagascar for a beautiful Opera!
An Opera from the Indian Ocean (French, Malagasy)

August 20
Experience a famous Italian comedy!
The Liar, Carlo Goldoni (Italy, Teatro Romano – Verona)

August 27
Travel to Scandanavia for award-winning ballet!
A Swan Lake (Norway)

Introducing Kanopy!

We are using our new Kanopy streaming service to watch acclaimed cinema all summer long! 
Kanopy allows free streaming of your favourite films on your desktop or mobile device. Classic cinema,
top documentaries, and indie films are just a click away. Watch at home, in bed, or on the go!

Find out how you can stream the best in cinema with your library card