August

A Ghost Story

Wednesday, August 23
1:30 pm and 7:00 pm
Adults $8
Students $7
Rated R
1 hour and 32 minutes

A passionate young couple, unexpectedly separated by a shocking loss, discover an eternal connection and a love that is infinite.

Dunkirk

Friday, August 25 @ 7pm
Saturday, August 26 @ 7pm
Sunday, August 27 @ 7pm
Monday, August 28 @ 1:30pm and 7pm
Adults $8
Students $7
Rated PG
1 hour and 47 minutes

“Dunkirk” opens as hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops are surrounded by enemy forces. Trapped on the beach with their backs to the sea, they face an impossible situation as the enemy closes in.

September

KAHA:WI Dance - Re-Quickening

Saturday, September 16
7:30 pm
Adults $29.00
Students $14.50
First Nations $14.50

KAHA:WI Dance will be bringing their production "Re-Quickening" to the Astor Theatre on September 16 as part of the Canada 150 Performance Series. Re-Quickening uses bold imagery, sound and embodied Indigenous narratives and is a reaffirmation of life and the sovereignty of female voice and body. The show touches on themes of dislocation from land, the history of violence against Indigenous women, residential schools and more.

KAHA:WI Dance Theatre is one of Canada's leading contemporary dance companies, recognized for its seamless fusing of Indigenous and contemporary dance into a compelling signature choreographic vision. Internationally renowned for artistic excellence, innovation and collaboration, KAHA:WI Dance Theatre electrifies audiences from Canada and around the globe.

Please be advised this performance contains mature themes or subject matter and partial nudity.

The Canada 150 Performance Series is sponsored by the APA, RADARTS, and Canadian Heritage & Culture.

October

Ukulele Ceilidh: An Evening of Harmony, Humour, and Incredible Ukulele Music

Saturday, October 14
Show @ 7:00 pm
Doors @ 6:30 pm
$31

Once again the sound of ukulele music will ring out in the town of Liverpool. Ever since the first Ceilidh in 2005, the International Ukulele Ceilidh has been held in Liverpool every two years, making this the 7th one. Included are workshops, open mic, sing and strum along and performance, not to mention a wonderful camaraderie. For more information about this year’s Ceilidh, go to ukuleleceilidh.ca.

As part of the 2017 International Ukulele Ceilidh, which takes place October 13th and 14th, Saturday evening will feature a concert at the Astor Theatre.

Come out for an evening of Harmony, Humour and Incredible Ukulele Music. You will be entertained by Ralph Shaw’s humour and ukulele playing and the classic sounds of the Chalmers Doane Trio. The evening will be topped off by Canada’s “First Family of Ukulele”, consisting of Chalmers Doane, Melanie Doane, Creighton Doane and Suzanne Doane.

LUNCH at ALLEN's

Sunday, October 22 @ 7:30 pm (doors 7:00pm)
Tickets are $47.50

Lunch at Allen's is a musical powerhouse comprised of four remarkable Canadian talents: Murray McLauchlan, Cindy Church, Marc Jordan and Ian Thomas. As individuals, they have written for or sung on over 25,000,000 CD’s, penning hits for Josh Groban, Chicago, Bonnie Raitt, America, Santana, Cher and Rod Stewart, as well as Murray's "Farmer's Song," Marc's "Marina Del Rey" and Ian's "Painted Ladies," just to name a few. These artists have come together adding the incredible voice of Cindy Church (Quartette, Great Western Orchestra) to form Lunch At Allen's. Their stage show is intimate and humourous, featuring many songs familiar to anyone who has turned on a radio in the past two decades.

"You would be hard pressed to find another Canadian ensemble with more collective depth of influence over Canada's musical landscape than
Lunch At Allen's." - The Beat Magazine

Check out these websites
http://www.lunchatallens.ca
http://www.shantero.com/LAAclips.html

Tickets are available at www.astortheatre.ns.ca and www.ticketpro.ca
Astor Box Office 902-354-5250 Tuesday to Friday from 11 to 4