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September 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, September 1, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Masterclass: The Fellowship of the Strings

Saturday, September 1, 2012
4:00pm– 6:00pm

Aiming to recreate the sound of these classic European klezmer ensembles, the Festival Strings Masterclass is a unique group of professional and amateur musicians assembled for the 2012 Ashkenaz Festival. Participants will learn the function of melodies and their accompaniments, ornamentation and variation, culminating in a multi-level suite.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Theatre PANIK's The Corpse Bride

Saturday, September 1, 2012
5:00pm

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

Event run: August 30 – September 2, 2012

Yiddish Dance Workshop with Avia Moore

Saturday, September 1, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

Leading Yiddish dance at events internationally, Avia instills workshops with a sense of tradition while exploring contemporary approaches to the style.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, September 2, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Masterclass: The Fellowship of the Strings

Sunday, September 2, 2012
10:00am–12:00pm

Aiming to recreate the sound of these classic European klezmer ensembles, the Festival Strings Masterclass is a unique group of professional and amateur musicians assembled for the 2012 Ashkenaz Festival. Participants will learn the function of melodies and their accompaniments, ornamentation and variation, culminating in a multi-level suite.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Parade Crafts with Shadowland Theatre

Sunday, September 2, 2012
12:00pm– 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.

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Theatre PANIK's The Corpse Bride

Sunday, September 2, 2012
1:00pm

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

Event run: August 30 – September 2, 2012

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

Sunday, September 2, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

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

Event run: September 2, 2012

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

Sunday, September 2, 2012
2:00pm– 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.

Event run: September 2, 2012

The Great Dolgini

Sunday, September 2, 2012
2:00pm– 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.

Event run: September 2, 2012

Sharon and Bram

Sunday, September 2, 2012
3:00pm– 4:00pm

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

Event run: September 2, 2012

Jewish Jug Band Featuring Joshua Skye Engel

Sunday, September 2, 2012
4:00pm– 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.

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Storytelling with Dan Yashinsky

Sunday, September 2, 2012
4:00pm– 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.

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Todie and the Miser

Sunday, September 2, 2012
5:00pm– 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!

Event run: September 2, 2012

Yiddish Dance Workshop with Avia Moore

Sunday, September 2, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

Leading Yiddish dance at events internationally, Avia instills workshops with a sense of tradition while exploring contemporary approaches to the style.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Dance Panorama

Sunday, September 2, 2012
7:00pm– 8:00pm

An interactive "show-and-tell" demonstrating dance forms related to various world musical styles and cultures featured in this year's Festival, including dances of Egypt, India and Central Asia.

Event run: September 2, 2012

Shtiler Tants

Sunday, September 2, 2012
11:00pm– 1:00am

Revive your spirit with late-night dancing under the stars to music so quiet you can hear the dancersí feet scrape the boardwalk.

Event run: September 2, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, September 3, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Masterclass: The Fellowship of the Strings

Monday, September 3, 2012
10:00am–12:00pm

Aiming to recreate the sound of these classic European klezmer ensembles, the Festival Strings Masterclass is a unique group of professional and amateur musicians assembled for the 2012 Ashkenaz Festival. Participants will learn the function of melodies and their accompaniments, ornamentation and variation, culminating in a multi-level suite.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Parade Crafts with Shadowland Theatre

Monday, September 3, 2012
12:00pm– 4:00pm

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.

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Lesley Simpson - Yuviís Candy Tree

Monday, September 3, 2012
1:00pm– 1:45pm

Lesley Simpson reads from her award-winning book and leads kids and families in a fun activity: make your own candy tree! Recommended for ages 6-10.

Event run: September 3, 2012

Yiddish Dance Workshop with Avia Moore

Monday, September 3, 2012
1:30pm– 2:30pm

Leading Yiddish dance at events internationally, Avia instills workshops with a sense of tradition while exploring contemporary approaches to the style.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Marky Weinstock - Little Superstars: Music Circle for Babies & Toddlers

Monday, September 3, 2012
2:00pm– 2:45pm

Join this acclaimed entertainer for Little Superstars: Music Circle for Babies & Toddlers, a special event for very young children.

Event run: September 3, 2012

Meet the Abayudaya: Songs and Stories from Ugandaís Jewish Community

Monday, September 3, 2012
2:00pm– 2:45pm

The spiritual leaders of Ugandaís Jewish community share rich choral traditions of familiar Jewish songs in a special interactive session for the whole family.

Event run: September 3, 2012

Jewish Jug Band Featuring Joshua Skye Engel

Monday, September 3, 2012
3:00pm– 3:45pm

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.

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Ashkenaz Parade

Monday, September 3, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Shadowland Theatre transforms Harbourfront Centre into a swirling cavalcade of music, dance, theatre and giant puppetry.

Event run: September 3, 2012

Storytelling with Dan Yashinsky

Monday, September 3, 2012
5:00pm– 5:45pm

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

Event run: September 2–3,2012

Masterclass: The Fellowship of the Strings

Monday, September 3, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

Aiming to recreate the sound of these classic European klezmer ensembles, the Festival Strings Masterclass is a unique group of professional and amateur musicians assembled for the 2012 Ashkenaz Festival. Participants will learn the function of melodies and their accompaniments, ornamentation and variation, culminating in a multi-level suite.

Event run: September 1–3,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
11:00am

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Thursday, September 6, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Thursday, September 6, 2012
5:30pm

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, September 7, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, September 8, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, September 9, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, September 10, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

INTERNATIONAL LECTURE SERIES / Omer Fast

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
7:00pm

Berlin-based artist Omer Fast will speak about his acclaimed art practice in conjunction with solo exhibition at The Power Plant, Continuous Coverage, opening 14 September.

Event run: September 11, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
11:00am

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Thursday, September 13, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Thursday, September 13, 2012
5:30pm

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Thursday, September 13, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, September 14, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, September 14, 2012
5:00pm–12:00am

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Friday, September 14, 2012
5:00pm–12:00am

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

The Power Plant Fall 2012 Opening Party

Friday, September 14, 2012
5:00pm–12:00am

The Power Plant opens Christian Marclay: The Clock and Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage with a FREE party. Be one of the first to see the new exhibitions!

Event run: September 14–15,2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Friday, September 14, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

The Power Plant Fall 2012 Opening Party

Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant opens Christian Marclay: The Clock and Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage with a FREE party. Be one of the first to see the new exhibitions!

Event run: September 14–15,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, September 15, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Lantern Competition

Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:00pm– 7:00pm

Join us in creating a beautiful display of homemade lanterns to showcase at this yearís Vietnamese Lantern Festivals!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Get your keepsake photo!

Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Visit the CIBC area to strike a pose with friends and family, learn about the CIBC contest and enjoy fun lantern hat giveaways!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Paper Lantern-Making Booth

Saturday, September 15, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Bring the whole family out for some arts and crafts fun!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Children's Activities

Saturday, September 15, 2012
1:00pm– 7:00pm

Bring the family out to the childrenís activities tents at this yearís Vietnamese Lantern Festival where children will play fun carnival and cultural games with a unique twist!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Paper Lanterns Giveaway

Saturday, September 15, 2012
1:00pm– 7:00pm

At specific times during the festival, free paper lanterns will be given out to all children ages 12 and under! There is a limit of one lantern per child.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Community Organization Booths

Saturday, September 15, 2012
1:00pm– 7:00pm

This year's Vietnamese Lantern Festival will feature booths from community partner organizations. Get connected with resources in your community by visiting these organization booths to see what informational resources and services each of them has to offer!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Tho Pham - Redpath Stage Host

Saturday, September 15, 2012
2:00pm– 7:00pm

Locally celebrated entertainer Tho Pham returns as co-host of the Vietnamese Lantern Festival.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Marilyn Tran - Redpath Stage Host

Saturday, September 15, 2012
2:00pm– 7:00pm

Renowned Vietnamese community volunteer Marilyn Tran co-hosts the Vietnamese Lantern Festival.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Stephanie Le-Nguyen

Saturday, September 15, 2012
2:45pm

Performing in numerous Vietnamese festivals over the last two years, Stephanie is excited to be back for this year's Vietnamese Lantern Festival!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 15, 2012
2:50pm

Returning this year to the Vietnamese Lantern Festival are the Dance Crew Divas, featuring members of many ages!

Event run: September 15, 2012 14&17

FrolicLassie

Saturday, September 15, 2012
3:05pm

FrolicLassie is a Toronto-based dance group covering a variety of J-pop and K-pop dances.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Mitzi

Saturday, September 15, 2012
3:25pm

Mitzi is a Toronto dance group that specializes in dance covers by Korean pop artists.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Jessica Siew

Saturday, September 15, 2012
3:40pm

Jessica Siew loves to dance, whether it's for fun or in competition. Catch her performance at the Vietnamese Lantern Festival.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Thien Le Ao Dai Competition

Saturday, September 15, 2012
4:20pm

Sponsored by Thien Le and his supporters, members of all ages are encouraged to enter the runway style competition to showcase their own store-bought or homemade "ao dai" (a traditional Vietnamese long dress).

Event run: September 15, 2012

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 15, 2012
5:25pm

Returning this year to the Vietnamese Lantern Festival are the Dance Crew Divas, featuring members of many ages!

Event run: September 15, 2012 14&17

Alicia Nero

Saturday, September 15, 2012
5:45pm

This is Alicia's first year performing at the Vietnamese Lantern Festival!

Event run: September 15, 2012

Lantern Walk

Saturday, September 15, 2012
7:10pm

As a part of our festival finale, all event guests are invited to join in on our Lantern Walk Parade. Generously Supported by CIBC.

Event run: September 15, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Saturday, September 15, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, September 16, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Sampradaya Dance Creations

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00pm–12:30pm

Sampradaya Dance Creations presents a suite of two folk dances from India.

Event run: September 16, 2012

Arts and Crafts with Power Unit Youth Organization

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Power Unit Youth Organization is bringing an artistic twist to Fortune Cooking! Make your very own paper dolls, paint a T-shirt, fold your own origami... there'll be many nifty arts and crafts activities that will draw out your creative side!

Event run: September 16, 2012

Get your keepsake photo!

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Visit the CIBC area to strike a pose with friends and family, learn about the CIBC contest and enjoy face painting!

Event run: September 16, 2012

Kidsí Cooking Workshop with The Cookerydoo

Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

In this fantastic family food workshop lead by The Cookerydoo, kids will learn to make a yummy coconut, ginger sticky rice pudding recipe!

Event run: September 16, 2012

Asian Dog Breed Spotlight with PawsWay

Sunday, September 16, 2012
1:00pm– 1:30pm

Representatives from PawsWay will lead visitors on a journey through the many different breeds of dogs that have originated from Asia. Enjoy a meet and greet with the dogs at the end!

Event run: September 16, 2012

Asian Appetizers with Florence Kwok

Sunday, September 16, 2012
2:00pm– 2:30pm

Join chef and culinary instructor Florence Kwok as she guides you through quick demonstrations of popular Asian appetizers.

Event run: September 16, 2012 14&16

Jeng Yi

Sunday, September 16, 2012
2:30pm– 3:00pm

Enjoy the beauty and power of Korean drum and dance in this harvest-themed performance by Jeng Yi.

Event run: September 16, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Sunday, September 16, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Little Pear Garden Collective

Sunday, September 16, 2012
4:00pm– 4:30pm

A not-to-be-missed performance by Little Pear Garden Collective.

Event run: September 16, 2012

Asian Appetizers with Florence Kwok

Sunday, September 16, 2012
4:30pm– 5:00pm

Join chef and culinary instructor Florence Kwok as she guides you through quick demonstrations of popular Asian appetizers.

Event run: September 16, 2012 14&16

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Sunday, September 16, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Julia Sasso dances - SLoE

Monday, September 17, 2012
12:00am–12:30am

In concert with celebrated pianist, Eve Egoyan, Julia Sasso's stellar dancers deliver a striking, virtuosic interpretation of Ann Southamís masterwork, Simple Lines of Enquiry.

Event run: September 17–30,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, September 17, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
11:00am

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Thursday, September 20, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Thursday, September 20, 2012
10:00am– 8:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Thursday, September 20, 2012
10:00am– 8:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Thursday, September 20, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization - Kathak Mahotsav 2012

Thursday, September 20, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian artists gather in celebration of the art of Kathak, bringing its temple origins to the present day. Each night features a different artist and a pre-show talk.

Event run: September 20–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, September 21, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, September 21, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Friday, September 21, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Friday, September 21, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization - Kathak Mahotsav 2012

Friday, September 21, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian artists gather in celebration of the art of Kathak, bringing its temple origins to the present day. Each night features a different artist and a pre-show talk.

Event run: September 20–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, September 22, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, September 22, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, September 22, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Saturday, September 22, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Saturday, September 22, 2012
8:00pm–10:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization - Kathak Mahotsav 2012

Saturday, September 22, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian artists gather in celebration of the art of Kathak, bringing its temple origins to the present day. Each night features a different artist and a pre-show talk.

Event run: September 20–23,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, September 23, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

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

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, September 23, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, September 23, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

SUNDAY SCENE / Public Studio: Elle Flanders & Tamira Sawatzky

Sunday, September 23, 2012
2:00pm

Toronto-based filmmaker and artist Elle Flanders and architect and artist Tamira Sawatzky have collaborated since 2010 as Public Studio. They will speak about the exhibition Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage at The Power Plant.

Event run: September 23, 2012

Eventual Ashes presents: Hiding Words (for you) by Gein Wong

Sunday, September 23, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Hiding Words (for you) delves into nushu, a secret language created in 400 A.D. when Chinese women were not allowed to read or write. The performance seamlessly blends together theatre, poetry, hip hop, western and Chinese classical music, modern dance, performance art, and the visual arts.

Event run: September 13–23,2012

Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization - Kathak Mahotsav 2012

Sunday, September 23, 2012
4:00pm

Canadian artists gather in celebration of the art of Kathak, bringing its temple origins to the present day. Each night features a different artist and a pre-show talk.

Event run: September 20–23,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Toronto Music Garden Tours

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
11:00am

Learn about the Toronto Music Garden's unique design and history on a guided, one-hour tour, led by a volunteer Toronto Botanical Garden guide.

Event run: September 5–26,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Thursday, September 27, 2012
10:00am– 8:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Thursday, September 27, 2012
10:00am– 8:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Julia Sasso dances - SLoE

Thursday, September 27, 2012
8:00pm

In concert with celebrated pianist, Eve Egoyan, Julia Sasso's stellar dancers deliver a striking, virtuosic interpretation of Ann Southamís masterwork, Simple Lines of Enquiry.

Event run: September 17–30,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, September 28, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Friday, September 28, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Visual Arts Fall Exhibitions 2012 - Opening Reception

Friday, September 28, 2012
6:00pm–10:00pm

Please join us for the opening of eight exciting new visual arts exhibitions. FREE!

Event run: September 28, 2012

Julia Sasso dances - SLoE

Friday, September 28, 2012
8:00pm

In concert with celebrated pianist, Eve Egoyan, Julia Sasso's stellar dancers deliver a striking, virtuosic interpretation of Ann Southamís masterwork, Simple Lines of Enquiry.

Event run: September 17–30,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, September 29, 2012
10:00am–12:00am

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, September 29, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Julia Sasso dances - SLoE

Saturday, September 29, 2012
8:00pm

In concert with celebrated pianist, Eve Egoyan, Julia Sasso's stellar dancers deliver a striking, virtuosic interpretation of Ann Southamís masterwork, Simple Lines of Enquiry.

Event run: September 17–30,2012

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, September 30, 2012
12:00am– 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, September 30, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Event run: September 14 – November 25, 2012

POWER KIDS / The Clock

Sunday, September 30, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Inspired by artist Christian Marclayís The Clock (2010), kids will learn collage techniques using various artistic and found materials to make their own creative functioning clock in this FREE workshop. For children ages 8 Ė 12 and their younger siblings and adult companions.

Event run: September 30, 2012

Julia Sasso dances - SLoE

Sunday, September 30, 2012
4:00pm

In concert with celebrated pianist, Eve Egoyan, Julia Sasso's stellar dancers deliver a striking, virtuosic interpretation of Ann Southamís masterwork, Simple Lines of Enquiry.

Event run: September 17–30,2012

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