Events Calendar





Friday Aug 12

August 12, 2022
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Shakspeare By The Sea
CORIOLANUS by William Shakespeare Directed by Mallory Fisher This production marks Artistic Director Mallory Fisher's directorial debut with the company, and will broaden the appeal of Shakespeare by re-examining one of his lesser known and infrequently staged plays—Coriolanus—in a contemporary context. Set in present-day Newfoundland, the production will underscore the play’s extant themes of ...

Saturday Aug 13

August 13, 2022
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Shakspeare By The Sea
CORIOLANUS by William Shakespeare Directed by Mallory Fisher This production marks Artistic Director Mallory Fisher's directorial debut with the company, and will broaden the appeal of Shakespeare by re-examining one of his lesser known and infrequently staged plays—Coriolanus—in a contemporary context. Set in present-day Newfoundland, the production will underscore the play’s extant themes of ...
August 13, 2022
8:00PM - 10:00PM
COME HOME YEAR
St. John’s native, James Hurley is a classical pianist with a passion for improvisation.  As a performer, James combines his love of classical and improvised music.  His solo work has focused on long form improvisations which are serene explorations of space and timing.  Since 2011, James has relocated to Germany.  A ...

Tuesday Aug 16

August 16, 2022
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Ignite the magic of playtime and joy through movement with Elaine Dunphy’s Family Nia Playshop. Relax and refresh with your little ones through games, obstacle courses, circle time and group activities. This one-hour workshop is for children aged 4 – 6. Workshop takes place outside but will move indoors based on weather.  Tickets ...
August 16, 2022
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Come Home Year
Relax with live local music from around the province, a glass* with friends, a tasting plate of local delicacies and the sun setting over the best view in the city. A Taste of Home is an exclusive new evening experience of Newfoundland and Labrador’s signature cultural landmark, The Rooms, developed just for ...

Wednesday Aug 17

August 17, 2022
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Tuckamore Festival
Discover the magic of chamber music with the Tuckamore Festival! The world-class Verona Quartet fill The Rooms with glorious music in this concert specially tailored for a younger audience. Listeners of all ages are invited to experience the sights and sounds of a classical string quartet - with plenty of room ...
August 17, 2022
7:00PM - 8:00PM
GLOBAL MUSIC SERIES
Celebrate the diversity of talent in our community. This series is part of an initiative led by MusicNL and the Association for New Canadians to increase representation and recognition from immigrant musicians in our province. This is a FREE event. All ages welcome. Bring your own blanket to enjoy some music on ...

Friday Aug 19

August 19, 2022
7:00PM - 8:30PM
Come Home Year
  Get your thinking caps on because it’s time for Rooms Come Home Year Trivia! Join host, Ramona Dearing for an evening of questions inspired by this place, its history and culture. Come show off your knowledge about Newfoundland and Labrador and win prizes! Teams of 2-6 people. Cash bar, snacks and prizes!   Tickets ...

Tuesday Aug 23

August 23, 2022
9:30AM - 1:00PM
Come Home Year
  Excited about finding some Newfoundland and Labrador ancestors? Come Home Year is the perfect chance to get started or continue your family research. This half-day workshop is an introduction to genealogy, with an orientation to the extensive genealogical archival collections at The Rooms. Our expert staff will be your guides through ...
August 23, 2022
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Ignite the magic of playtime and joy through movement with Elaine Dunphy’s Family Nia Playshop. Relax and refresh with your little ones through games, obstacle courses, circle time and group activities. This one-hour workshop is for children aged 4 – 9. Workshop takes place outside but will move indoors based on weather.  Tickets ...
August 23, 2022
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Come Home Year
Relax with live local music from around the province, a glass* with friends, a tasting plate of local delicacies and the sun setting over the best view in the city. A Taste of Home is an exclusive new evening experience of Newfoundland and Labrador’s signature cultural landmark, The Rooms, developed just for ...

Wednesday Aug 24

August 24, 2022
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Enjoy performances by local outstanding musicians as they fill The Rooms with music and songs from our province’s rich musical history.  Be prepared to sing along, tap your toes or just sit back and delight in the moment. Included in the cost of admission. Featuring: Jim Payne – July 27 and August 24 A native ...
August 24, 2022
7:00PM - 8:00PM
GLOBAL MUSIC SERIES
Celebrate the diversity of talent in our community. This series is part of an initiative led by MusicNL and the Association for New Canadians to increase representation and recognition from immigrant musicians in our province. This is a FREE event. All ages welcome. Bring your own blanket to enjoy some music on ...