WORDSONG : Three Poets set to Music

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

As Leonard Cohen reminds us, the line between the song and the word, is a thin one and most beautiful.  Join three celebrated and award-winning poets, George Elliott Clarke, Heidi Sander and David Stones in this unique celebration of their poetry, both spoken and transformed into song through a unique cast of illustrious musical performers.

$45

The Forest Of My Mind Musical Literary Brunch with award-winning poet Heidi Sander and renowned pianist David Eliakis

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

An inspirational and thought-provoking performance by award-winning poet Heidi Sander as she fuses music and poetry to launch her poetry collection, The Forest Of My Mind. Joined by renowned pianist David Eliakis who has arranged music to each of her poems, they will be performing these pieces followed by a Q&A and author signing. This storytelling event with live music is one of the highlights of our fall lineup! This event has limited seating so pick up your tickets early!

$55

Mother’s Day Brunch with Mary Berg and her mom Myra

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Did Mom teach you everything you know in the culinary department? A Mother's Day brunch with Mary Berg and her mom, Myra Berg, couldn't be more fitting. Host of Mary's Kitchen Crush and author of Kitchen Party, Mary Berg will demonstrate and teach her mom how to cook a recipe from her book. Then join Mary and Myra for a kitchen party as they sit down to eat and chat. Find out funny stories about Mary as a kid directly from Myra, and hear from both Mary and Myra about their special mother-daughter relationship.

$100

Dayna Manning Morning Light Album & Memoir Release Show

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Some of Canada's best songwriters will perform their songs and share stories behind their art at this year's Songwriters Circle. We're headlining the launch of singer-songwriter Dayna Manning's memoir Many Moons! We're also featuring Dayna Manning's solo CD Morning Light which has a unique collaboration with songwriter Ben Bolt-Martin; Ben wrote the chamber music orchestration to all the songs on Morning Light. Enjoy a moving performance and songwriting insights from an exceptional conversation between Dayna and Ben, who will be joined by chamber musicians Andrew Chung, Laura Chambers, and Derek Conrod.

$45

A Literary Cafe with Mary Berg

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

During this two-hour event, Mary Berg, MasterChef Canada winner, star of Mary's Kitchen Crush, and author of Kitchen Party will share her insider tips for stress-free cooking. Whether it's the planning, shopping, cooking, or clean up, during this afternoon cafe, you'll learn how to banish anxiety about preparing food. Guests will be treated to an intimate onstage interview and Q&A with Mary, a copy of the $32 Kitchen Party book, a gift bag courtesy of Bradshaw's, desserts inspired by some of Mary's favourite recipes, and a meet-and-greet and book signing!

$65

A Literary Brunch with Mary Berg

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Join Mary Berg, MasterChef Canada winner, star of Mary's Kitchen Crush, and author of Kitchen Party as she shares her insider tips for stress-free cooking. Whether it's the planning, shopping, cooking, or clean up, during this afternoon brunch, you'll learn how to banish anxiety about preparing food. Guests will be treated to an intimate onstage interview and Q&A with Mary, a copy of the $32 Kitchen Party book, a gift bag courtesy of Bradshaw's, a brunch inspired by some of Mary's favourite recipes, and a meet-and-greet and book signing after the meal!

$65

Infinite Sequels: Bringing Poetry to Life

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

How does one bring poetry to life? Find out this October at the glorious Revival House in Stratford where poet David Stones will be performing Infinite Sequels, a one-man-show named after his poetry book of the same title. With the accompaniment of live violin and a rich musical soundtrack, David as The Poet will lead you through a life of love, ecstasy, longing, joy, sorrow and forgiveness……that is, the life of every person in the audience. The performance, lauded as a “brilliant and beautiful piece of theatre” by London Free Press, will be followed by a Q&A.

$30

Literary Brunch for Caregivers to Benefit Rotary Hospice Stratford Perth

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

More than 8 million Canadians are currently caregivers. This role is about maintaining a delicate balance between time and resources while taking care of a loved one and practicing self-care. Whether you're a caregiver or a care recipient, this brunch and an insightful conversation with Lise Leblanc, author of the Conscious Caregiving Guide, is for you.

$45

Because of You Book Launch – Newfie Style

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Show Description When a Newfoundlander launches her book, it has to be done in the warm Newfie style! Join Terri-Lynn Penney as she launches her debut memoir – Because of You, featuring stories and a playlist of memories. Come on b’y drink a Newfie screech cocktail with Terri-Lynn as she shares a yarn, a few laughs, and maybe some tears at Revival House, ya know dat little bar on da corner over yonder.

$30

A Literary Brunch with Anna Olson

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Join Anna for an afternoon brunch and learn her insider tips for impressing even the most demanding guests at any get-together. Guests will be treated to an intimate onstage interview and Q&A with Anna, a copy of the book, a gift bag courtesy of Bradshaw's, a brunch inspired by some of Anna's favourite recipes, and a meet-and-greet and book signing after the meal!

$70

Songwriters Circle with Donovan Woods and Trent Severn

Revival House 70 Brunswick Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada

Join some of Canada's most talented songwriters as they perform their songs and share the stories behind them. Featuring performances by Donovan Woods and Trent Severn (Dayna Manning, Emm Gryner, Lindsay Schindler).

$45

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