Empire Square Live is located adjacent to the Empire Theatre and brings you to the next level of live concert performances. Empire Square has room for you and 3600 friends. This popular outdoor venue is home to the famous Empire Rockfest. For venue details visit: empiresquarelive.com. The Belleville Theatre Guild is now in their 64th season. A great venue for excellent community theatre in downtown Belleville. You can enjoy five quality plays at a fraction of the cost of a big city production. With a blend of the old and new – plays designed for laughter, tears, debate, and the joy of music. For upcoming performances visit: bellevilletheatreguild.ca.
The Quinte Ballet School of Canada is one of Canada’s top five full-time professional ballet schools and is based here in Belleville. The school provides an inspiring, challenging and supportive environment that nurtures talented young people to become world-class professional dancers. Graduates perform in major Canadian and international dance companies. Visit: quinteballetschool.com. The Quinte Symphony has become one of Quinte’s most significant and highly acclaimed performing arts organizations. For over fifty years the symphony has been performing live orchestral music in the Quinte region with world-class performers such as Mary Lou Fallis, Eduard Minevich and Anton Kuerti. The symphony has also featured home-grown talent such as pianist Greg Butler, the Belleville Choral Society, Donna Bennett, Marilyn Woolven and Steven Belanger to name a few. Visit: quintesymphony.com.
Online Resources for Upcoming Events:
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The Empire Theatre and Centre for Performing Arts is a 700 seat state-of-the-art theatre in downtown Belleville. Top national and international acts consistently make stops and perform here. Some of the top names in music/comedy and more have performed on The Empire stage - plus fabulous movies on all of the other nights. Rooms for meetings, parties and get togethers are also available. Visit: theempiretheatre.com.