September 1- 2, 2012
Week 35 of Year 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, September 1, 2012 10:00 AM - 11:00PM

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

July 20 - September 23, 2012

World Café

Saturday, September 1, 2012 12:00 PM - 11:00PM

What are you in the mood for today? Thai? Latin? Indian? Our newly renovated World Café, in the former location of the Lakeside Terrace Tent, features a host of the best cuisine from around the world at affordable prices.

August 31 - September 3, 2012

Lifestyle Zone

Saturday, September 1, 2012 12:00 PM - 11:00PM

Wanna relax by the waterfront? Come to the new Lifestyle Zone, sit back, Tweet, Instagram, snack and explore. Be a part of this new café culture!

August 31 - September 3, 2012

Theatre PANIK's The Corpse Bride

Saturday, September 1, 2012 5:00 PM

Theatre Panik's highly original production of this classic folktale is an irreverent, 21st-century tour de force of new Jewish theatre.

August 30 - September 2, 2012

Ira Moskowitz: Mystical Routes

Saturday, September 1, 2012 7:00 PM - 11:00PM

The dazzling visual diary of Ira Moskowitz is presented in this gallery exhibition of his paintings, drawings and prints.

September 1- 3, 2012

Café Noah

Saturday, September 1, 2012 8:30 PM - 9:00PM

A compelling documentary about Jewish-Arabic musicians who emigrated to Israel in 1948 to find that their music was not valued in their new homeland.

September 1, 2012

When Our Bubbas and Zeydas Were Young: Di Schaechter Techter on Stage

Saturday, September 1, 2012 10:00 PM - 11:00PM

Attracting a new generation to Yiddish song, the dynamic Schaechter Sisters bring to life the youth of their grandparents in Eastern Europe. Directed by Josh Waletzky.

September 1, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, September 2, 2012 10:00 AM - 9:00PM

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

July 20 - September 23, 2012

Ira Moskowitz: Mystical Routes

Sunday, September 2, 2012 10:00 AM - 10:00PM

The dazzling visual diary of Ira Moskowitz is presented in this gallery exhibition of his paintings, drawings and prints.

September 1- 3, 2012

World Café

Sunday, September 2, 2012 12:00 PM - 11:00PM

What are you in the mood for today? Thai? Latin? Indian? Our newly renovated World Café, in the former location of the Lakeside Terrace Tent, features a host of the best cuisine from around the world at affordable prices.

August 31 - September 3, 2012

Lifestyle Zone

Sunday, September 2, 2012 12:00 PM - 11:00PM

Wanna relax by the waterfront? Come to the new Lifestyle Zone, sit back, Tweet, Instagram, snack and explore. Be a part of this new café culture!

August 31 - September 3, 2012

Parade Crafts with Shadowland Theatre

Sunday, September 2, 2012 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Help create the festival's largest work of art! Assisted by Shadowland Theatre, kids can create their own costumes and props for the Ashkenaz Parade.

September 2- 3, 2012

Theatre PANIK's The Corpse Bride

Sunday, September 2, 2012 1:00 PM

Theatre Panik's highly original production of this classic folktale is an irreverent, 21st-century tour de force of new Jewish theatre.

August 30 - September 2, 2012

Guy Mendilow Ensemble - Sailors, Sirens & Kings: A Children's Adventure in Song

Sunday, September 2, 2012 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

An exhilarating interactive adventure for children through Ladino songs, stories and games. Led by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble.

September 2, 2012

Bob Bossin - Songs and Stories of Davy the Punk: My Father's Life in the Gambling Business

Sunday, September 2, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Canadian folk music legend Bob Bossin presents a new, one-man show about his father's exploits in Toronto's gambling demimonde of the 1930s and '40s.

September 2, 2012

The Great Dolgini

Sunday, September 2, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Mystery, illusion and laughs abound as The Great Dolgini (aka. Socalled) demonstrates his sleight of hand with a daring display of magic, mischief and misdirection.

September 2, 2012

Sharon and Bram

Sunday, September 2, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Legendary Canadian family entertainers mix Yiddishkeit with iconic favourites such as "One Elephant" and "Skinnamarink."

September 2, 2012

Jewish Jug Band Featuring Joshua Skye Engel

Sunday, September 2, 2012 4:00 PM - 4:45PM

Families and kids of all ages join in with Joshua Skye Engel in the return of one of the festival's most popular family programmes.

September 2- 3, 2012

Storytelling with Dan Yashinsky

Sunday, September 2, 2012 4:00 PM - 4:45PM

In a tribute to the late children's writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak, Ashkenaz presents a two-part series with Toronto storyteller Dan Yashinsky.

September 2- 3, 2012

Todie and the Miser

Sunday, September 2, 2012 5:00 PM - 6:00PM

Join shrewd Todie in Lorie Wolf's new children's play as he teaches Lyzer the Miser a lesson about generosity that he'll never forget!

September 2, 2012

Eatala: A Life in Klezmer

Sunday, September 2, 2012 7:00 PM - 8:00PM

A loving portrait of drummer Elaine Hoffman Watts and her incredible family legacy featuring performances and interviews.

September 2, 2012

Yiddish Writers Monologues: Yosl Birshteyn

Sunday, September 2, 2012 8:30 PM - 9:30PM

An in-depth look at the life and work of Yiddish and Hebrew literary master Yosl Birshteyn. Directed by Forverts editor-in-chief, Boris Sandler.

September 2, 2012

The Other Europeans: The Broken Sound

Sunday, September 2, 2012 10:00 PM - 12:15AM

An extraordinarily candid behind-the-scenes look at The Other Europeans and their exploration of music and cultural identity.

September 2, 2012

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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