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Saturday, November 4, 2017

Harbourfront Centre strictly adheres to Ontario Public Health guidelines, ensuring a safe return for our audiences and artists.

Sammy Baloji & Filip De Boeck: Urban Now: City Life in Congo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

"Urban Now: City Life in Congo" offers an exploration of different urban sites in Congo through photography and video.

Amalia Pica: ears to speak of

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

For her exhibition "ears to speak of" at The Power Plant, Amalia Pica will develop "Ears (2017)", a new work, which continues her engagement with the failures and impossibilities of communication and obsolete technologies.

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

Mexican Marketplace

Saturday, November 4, 2017
12:00pm – 7:00pm

In celebration of this year’s Day of the Dead, the market will feature nine Mexican vendors offering unique jewelry, home décor, crafts, clothing, Day of the Dead items and delicious treats for the whole family to enjoy!

Ofrendas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
12:00pm – 7:00pm

Harbourfront Centre will celebrate the 14th edition of the Day of the Dead Festival by working with Mexican artists to create ofrendas that showcase the tradition through a contemporary lens.

Visual Arts Exhibitions Fall 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Our Fall 2017 Exhibitions include Artists on art, The Mobile Ruin, Le Labo: New Perspectives in Jewellery in Quebec, Working It Out and The Deer of Nine Colours.

Taste of Michoacán: Juana Bravo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:00pm – 1:45pm

Learn how to create authentic and traditional Mexican cuisine with Juana Bravo.

Book Discussion: Tram 83 by Fiston Mwanza Mujila

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:00pm – 2:00pm

The Power Plant and Toronto’s African Literature Book Club jointly presenta book discussion of Congolese author Fiston Mwanza Mujila’s debut novel, Tram 83.

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:30pm – 2:15pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Film: Ciclo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00pm – 3:30pm

Ciclo is a documentary that tells the story of brothers Arturo and Gustavo Martínez McNaught, who travelled from México to Canada by bicycle in 1956, and their reflections as they journey the same route 30 years later.

Mariachi Azteca

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00pm – 2:20pm

Don’t miss México’s most beloved traditional music performed by one of Toronto’s pioneer mariachi bands!

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:30pm – 3:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Taste of Michoacán: Rosalba Morales

Saturday, November 4, 2017
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Join Michoacán's very own Rosalba Morales, who learned recipes and techniques beginning in her early childhood, and has become one of the most exemplary cooks living in Mexico.

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
3:30pm – 4:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Mariachi Azteca

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:00pm – 4:20pm

Don’t miss México’s most beloved traditional music performed by one of Toronto’s pioneer mariachi bands!

Talk: IKARANTANI / PLANTING AGAIN - Purépecha Ritual on Death by Edgar Alejandre Pérez

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Edgar Alejandre Pérez speaks on the cultural and historic experience of Ikarantani in the Purépecha community. Please note that the lecture will be delivered in Spanish only.

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:30pm – 5:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:30pm – 5:15pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Taste of Michoacán: Juana Bravo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
5:00pm – 5:45pm

Learn how to create authentic and traditional Mexican cuisine with Juana Bravo.

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
5:30pm – 6:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

ProArteDanza – Season 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017
8:00pm

Two exciting world premieres from two world-class choreographers: Canada’s multi-award winning Matjash Mrozewski’s collaboration with playwright Anna Chatterton, and internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Kevin O’Day, former Artistic Director of Ballet Manheim.

Art of Time Ensemble: ... Hosted by Glenn Gould

Saturday, November 4, 2017
8:00pm

Art of Time blends past and present by screening CBC’s Glenn Gould on Television, followed by live performances of music by Beethoven and Shostakovich, resulting in a fascinating perspective on the music and the man.

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