SummerWorks Launch
When: Saturday, 8p.m.
Where: Lower Ossington Theatre
Start the new theatre season off right with SummerWorks’ official launch party. SummerWorks 2010 is celebrating 20 years of quality Canadian theatre that represents Toronto’s cultural spirit.

When: Until July 24
Where: Toronto Free Gallery
Action Terroriste Socialement Acceptable (ATSA), a Quebec-based interventionist art collective, is commemorating its 10 years of provocation.


When: Until June 23
Where: Pentimento Gallery
Davide Luciano and Claudia Ficca are newlywed photographers from Montreal, and when potholes claimed their car, the couple focused their frustration and used it to fuel their newest project.

Basia Bulat
When: Friday, 8 p.m.
Where: Phoenix Concert
Local folk-pop princess Basia Bulat returns in support of her latest release, Heart of My Own. With Julie Doiron. $16.50.

The Diodes

When: Friday, 8 p.m.
Where: Horseshoe Tavern
This gig marks the first time that the original lineup will have played at the Horseshoe Tavern in 25 years. With Johnny & The G Rays. $15.

Simon Rich
When: Friday, 8 p.m.
Where: Blue Moon Pub
Reading from Elliot Allagash. Tapped when he was just 22 to write for Saturday Night Live, Rich had three years of penning sketch gags under his belt by the time he turned out his first novel, Elliot Allagash.