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May 30, 2017 -

The 2017/18 season marks the 10th presenting anniversary with a new name and image

The Grand Theatre has announced its new 2017/18 curated season featuring dozens of shows.  Pick 4 or more subscription packages are now on sale! A complete list of performances and details how to subscribe can be found online at

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Grand Theatre's programming, Grand Theatre Presents has a new name: Grand OnStage. With the creation of Grand OnStage there is a new look and feel to the City of Kingston's presenting program at the Grand Theatre.

Patrons are encouraged to customize their own subscription package by choosing any four or more of their favourite Grand OnStage shows. This year's Grand OnStage highlights include headliners Gordon Lightfoot, Tom Cochrane with Red Rider, Jann Arden, Bruce Cockburn and Graham Nash. International events are well-represented with Tao: Drum Heart, Calypso Rose, A Passage to Bollywood and Tartan Terrors.

For a complete list of all Grand OnStage shows, visit

Grand OnStage is hosting a series of Early Bird Giveaway Contests featuring 10 exciting prizes to honour the 10 years of curated programming at the theatre. Patrons who subscribe to Grand OnStage between May 30 and August 18 are automatically entered to win.

Prizes include: a Grand backstage tour, tour tickets to the Kingston Penitentiary and Fort Henry, ticket packages to the Grand Theatre and a grand prize of a $500 shopping spree in downtown Kingston and more.

Regular tickets, without subscription requirement, go on sale on August 21, 2017 at noon.

Heartfelt thanks to the Grand Theatre Foundation and its individual donors and corporate sponsors. The 2017/2018 Grand OnStage season sponsors include Homestead; Delta Kingston Waterfront Hotel; Walter Fenlon & Linda Ann Daly; Caldwell; Assante Wealth Management and Dianne Lackonick; Empire Life; Shoalts and Zaback Architects Ltd.; Mackillop Law; Chez Piggy; Stan & Marie-Rose Gibson; The program also enjoys the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, Canadian Heritage and the Ontario Arts Council.

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Media contact: For more information contact Julie Fossitt, Marketing Manager 613-546-4291, ext. 1143. Or call the City of Kingston's media hotline at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.