This week’s happenings: 4 must-see events to catch this week

Feb 25 2013 by
Categories : Fashion

Photo of last year’s Well Dress For Spring event courtesy of Rock-It Promotions.

TORONTO: RUNWAY FOR A CURE
Status: Tonight only
What: Wellspring’s second annual
Well Dress For Spring event, a fashionable cocktail and runway show soirée with proceeds benefiting those directly affected by cancer.
When: Monday Feb. 25, 7 to 10PM.
Where: Holt Renfrew, 50 Bloor Street West, Toronto.
Buzzworthy notes: A charitable fashion event, the ticket includes a $100 Holt Renfrew gift card, cocktail reception and exclusive private shopping experience.
TORONTO: CHICAGO, THEN AND NOW
Status: On stage now
What: The Mirvish revival of Studio 180 Theatre Production’s
Clybourne Park, the Tony and Pulitzer-prize winning play by Bruce Norris and directed by Joel Greenberg that’s based on the racially charged history of Chicago’s Washington Park neighbourhood.
When: On now until March 3.
Where: Panasonic Theatre, 651 Yonge St., Toronto.
Buzzworthy notes: Part of the
Off-Mirvish Series – local productions of acclaimed new and treasured plays – this turbulent and thought-provoking production stars the supreme Canuck talent of playwright Michael Healey disguised as an uncanny Chicagoan.
Read on for more fashionable events taking place across Canada this week!

HALIFAX: HELLO KITTY!
Status: Cat’s outta the bag
What: A celebration of our (favourite) feline friends, the
Cat Person: A Show all about Cats exhibit showcases oil paintings and hand-painted mugs by 30 artists at
Argyle Fine Art.
When: On now until March 12.
Where: Argyle Fine Art, 1559 Barrington Street, Halifax.
Buzzworthy notes: Like any good cat meme,
these warm and holy kitties will brighten your day (worth a click-through if you can’t make it out to the exhibit IRL).
TORONTO: SHOPPING LIKE MAD MEN
Status: Your night with ELLE Canada
What: Celebrate the launch of Banana Republic’s
Mad Men collection with ELLE Canada!
When: Thursday Feb. 28, 5:30 to 8PM.
Where: Banana Republic, Yorkdale Mall, 3401 Dufferin Street, Toronto.
Buzzworthy notes: Enjoy cocktails and apps while receiving a styling session with our associate editor Ally Dean, plus a three-month digital subscription and Stila mascara as gift with purchase; and
enter to a win $5,000 Banana Republic gift card.
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Categories: Fashion