SONY CENTRE for the Performing Arts

Opening night of the O'Keefe Centre, 1960 - 2
October 1, 1960 – Toronto’s O’Keefe Centre for the Performing Arts opened with the premiere of Lerner and Loewe’s musical Camelot, starring Richard Burton, Julie Andrews, and Robert Goulet. The idea for a performing arts centre that could serve the needs of an increasingly dynamic city predates the building’s opening by almost 20 years. In […]

Today in Canadian History – October 1, 1960: Opening of ...