Classical V: Fanfare

What is a fanfare you ask? It is a short piece of music typically played by trumpets and or other brass instruments, at times even accompanied by percussion instruments.

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Tirgan: Ajam

Ajam is a London-based group that formed in early 2010, but the main band players have been playing since 2004.

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Free Flicks Audience Choice: vote for your favourite film!


The choice is yours now! On August 28th, 2013, at 9PM, we’ll be having our final Free Flicks screening! One of three movies will be played – Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moulin Rouge, or Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow. It’s up to you to vote and ultimately decide how we’ll close out Free Flicks 2013!

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Tirgan: Blurred Vision


The world renowned Toronto based band Blurred Vision is performing at the Tirgan (Largest celebration of Iranian culture) festival. The theme for Tirgan 2013 is Hope, for hope is that which sustains us in hard times and calls us into the future.

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Nine Rivers City: Aaron Vincent Elkaim

Aaron Vincent Elkaim portrait

A city the size of Toronto is so large that at times you are surprised to find things that you never knew existed. For the exhibition Nine Rivers City, the artist, Aaron Vincent Elkaim set out to search for the unknown and hidden aspects of Toronto’s river system. Elkaim drove all over the city with a 4 X 5 field camera looking for how the rivers have been affected by the cities growth.

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MC Jazz and DJ Cozmic Cat kick off our SoundClash Festival

MC Jazz and DJ Cozmic Cat kick off Soundclash music festival tonight with a performance to set the bar for an amazing concert filled weekend. Catch them playing tonight at 9:30 p.m on our Redpath Stage.

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Born Ruffians will be Performing at Soundclash Festival

The Toronto based indie rock band Born Ruffians is performing a free concert at our WestJet Stage this weekend to commemorate the 2013 Soundclash Music Festival.

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Vendors to look out for during the SoundClash Festival


This weekend’s genre-bending music festival SoundClash will feature our very own marketplace alongside musicians Chairlift, Born Ruffians, our SoundClash Music Award Nominees! While you’re listening to new cutting edge sound, check out the World Cafe and Lake View Market where you can find tasty food and amazing artisan goods from around the world. We love to support Canadian business so …

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Harbourfront Centre TV: Dancing On the Pier

The 2013 Dancing On The Pier season is in full swing. Our own Althea Linton was on hand during the first evening with Toronto All-Star Big Band (who are no stranger to Harbourfront Centre). She chatted with event programmer Diana Webley, as well as with weekly host Martin Samuels about what audiences can expect each Thursday night. How much more convincing do you need? Get your dancing shoes on and come join the fun this summer!

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Urban dance crews battle it out for the top spot!


Harbourfront Centre has you got covered with musical talents from July 12 to 14th with the SoundClash Festival. On top of that, however, we’re adding a special dance feature by presenting DanceClash on July 14th!

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