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Radar: Heart & Music, Usher, SLOW Book Launch, Musicomedy, Melissa Fisher

MUSIC | 2nd Annual Heart & Music
Some of T-Dot's great talent from the world of "musical theatre" chip in to do their part for a good cause tonight. Folks like Alana Bridgewater from the cast of We Will Rock You, cast members from the Toronto version of Jersey Boys, and many more will do their thing sweetly to support the TEAL HEART Scholarship Fund for ovarian cancer research. Winter Garden Theatre (189 Yonge Street) 7:30PM $41

MUSIC | Usher @ The Air Canada Centre
OMG! Multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award winning, R'n'B neo-icon Usher rolls into TO tonight as part of his OMG Tour, with Trey Songz and Khalil in tow for support. If you're jonesin' for some big sounds, a big, blinged-out crowd, and loads of low-end, this is the one tonight. Air Canada Centre (40 Bay Street) 7:30PM $103 to $143

LITERATURE | SLOW Book Launch In Toronto
Playwright and poet Adam Seelig, reads from his new book of poetry, Every Day In The Morning (slow). Seelig has recently moved to Toronto from Vancouver after having his plays produced in various locations, including the 78th Street Theatre Lab in New York. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including World Literature Today, and Modern Drama. Miles Nadal JCC (750 Spadina Ave) 7PM FREE

COMEDY | Musicomedy - a night of comedy and music
The Central is the spot tonight for an eclectic bill: music and comedy. Seems innovative? You'll have to check it out! Jordan Venn hosts comics Barry Taylor, Darryl Orr, and others with music provided by The Tristones, Sean Pinchin and Barbarella. The Central (603 Markham Street) 8:30PM $5

ART | Melissa Fisher at Fine & Dandy
Word is spreading about Toronto artist Melissa Fisher, who is becoming known for her ability to transform a gallery at street-level via "window installations". Fisher's geometric sensibilities, flowing lines, and colourful shapes have a feminine and futuristic vibe that is both captivating and evocative. Fisher's transformation of the Fine & Dandy space concludes this evening. Fine & Dandy Gallery (2017 Dundas Street West) 7PM FREE

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