Queens Quay Revitilization Week of November 26

The demolition of the TTC corridor is complete between 350 Queens Quay (The Beer Store) and Rees St. Demolition will continue between Rees St. and Lower Simcoe St. and from Lower Simcoe St. to York St. Preparations for the next phase of work on Queens Quay – the installation of new storm and sanitary infrastructure will continue. The first preliminary …

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Queens Quay Revitilization Update Week of November 19

The TTC corridor demolition is nearing completion between 350 Queens Quay (Beer Store) and Rees St. Demolition work will begin next between Rees St. and Lower Simcoe St. Crews will also begin initial preparations for the next phase of work on Queens Quay – the installation of new storm and sanitary infrastructure. The first preliminary activities will be test pits …

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Sampradaya Dance Creations Celebrates 20 Years

Award-winning artistic director Lata Pada, of Mississauga based Sampradaya Dance Creations, has assembled an eclectic and imaginitive programme, Alchemy, which she is bringing to our NextSteps season this week. Sampradaya Dance Creations has been presenting at Harbourfront Centre for over 20 years, and have toured internationally to much acclaim. We recently had an opportunity to talk with Lata about the …

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10 reasons (amongst a world of others) to join us for the 2013 World Stage season

Last week tickets for the 2013 World Stage season went on sale. We thought this would be a great time to share 10 reasons you should visit our website and purchase your tickets for this exciting line-up

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Meeting of Some Potential Delegates (And Their Owners)

Last Sunday a handful of owners and their pups met with the creator of Dachshund UN, Australian art maker Bennett Miller, at PawsWay.

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Queens Quay Blvd. Revitalization Update Week of November 5

On Monday, November 5, traffic on Queens Quay will move to one-way westbound-only between Bay St. and Lower Spadina Ave. to enable construction for the revitalization of Queens Quay. All north-south streets will remain open and eastbound traffic will be rerouted to Lake Shore Blvd./Harbour St. One-way traffic will be maintained throughout the first stage of construction from Fall 2012 through Spring 2013.

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Vanguardia Presents a One Night Showcase of Latin American Dance

Canadian-Latin American collective Vanguardia Dance Projects was founded by Norma Araiza and Olga Barrios back in 2010. The company supports the professional development of artists through different events such as producing dance works, workshops and touring. They’ll be here at Harbourfront Centre for one show only on November 10 as part of the 2012-13 NextSteps dance season. Showcase: A View …

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Queens Quay Blvd. Revitalization Update Week of: October 20-November 2

Construction crews will be breaking up the concrete curbs. Two-way traffic will continue along Queens Quay but please note there will be lane restrictions. Short stretches of a single east-bound and west-bound land will be closed to traffic. The two lanes of traffic will be restored at the end of each day. Pedestrians traffic will not be disrupted.

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Day of the Dead Face Painting Traditions

Harbourfront Centre celebrates Mexico’s annual Day of the Dead Festival, presented by Scotiabank, on Saturday, November 3 and Sunday, November 4, 2012. The event is a time of return – where families come together, city dwellers return to ancestral villages and the dead visit the living. This FREE, two-day festival celebrates the cycle of life in both a spiritual and …

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Meet the Teachers: Paulina and Tim

At School Visits, we believe that learning is an ongoing form of personal growth and development that can take place beyond the classroom setting. Using our 10-acre site, our contemporary galleries, craft studios, and our theatres as well as our downtown streets, School Visits is a unique setting for dialogue, engagement and imagination. We aim to create positive experiences for …

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