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July 6-8,2012
Weekend of Week 27 of Year 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: Listening the River: A Sound Sculpture by Cildo Meireles

Friday, July 6, 2012
6:00pm

This film follows the work of Cildo Meireles, an artist, while he searches for the sound of the main Brazilian hydro banks and "processed" waters.

July 6, 2012

World Café

Friday, July 6, 2012
6:00pm–12:00am

What are you in the mood for today? 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.

July 6–8,2012

BRAFFTV Film Series

Friday, July 6, 2012
6:00pm–11:00pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

July 6–8,2012

Tio Chorinho

Friday, July 6, 2012
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Tio Chorinho is a new Toronto ensemble dedicated to performing Brazilian choro music in the tradition of the great mandolin master, Jacob do Bandolim.

July 6, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: The Oyster and the Wind

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:00pm–11:00pm

A fantasy/mystery film about the disappearance of a lighthouse owner and his daughter.

July 6, 2012

Brothers of Brazil - CANCELLED

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Please note that this performance has been cancelled. It's probably safe to say that you've never heard anything like Brothers of Brazil before. The brotherly duo makes some of the most original songs around, combining elements of Bossa Nova and samba with rock and funk.

July 6, 2012

Matuto

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Matuto blends high-energy Brazilian percussion, blues-drenched vocals, telecaster twang, accordion acrobatics and folksy fiddle tunes, resulting in an organic, animated new sound.

July 6, 2012

Shake it Up with DJ Fabio Lima and DJ V

Friday, July 6, 2012
11:00pm– 2:00am

Shake it up as DJ Fabio Lima and DJ Vilton spin the hottest rhythms from Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo!

July 6, 2012

World Café

Saturday, July 7, 2012
12:00pm–12:00am

What are you in the mood for today? 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.

July 6–8,2012

Zé Fuá

Saturday, July 7, 2012
2:30pm– 3:30pm

Zé Fuá delivers a blast of energy and excitement in authentic pernambuco-style forró.

July 7, 2012

Bruno Capinan and Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Toronto-based singer and songwriter Bruno Capinan brings samba, bossa nova and the tropicalia to Expressions of Brazil!

July 7, 2012

Betty Santos and Friends

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

Join Betty Santos and her friends - including Digue Braga, Geovanni Cordeiro and the Group Sambalanco (Carlinhos Pernambuco, Andre Cabral, Mike Silva, Geovane Lopes and Mauro Pandeiro) - for traditional Brazillian music and more!

July 7, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: Estamira

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm– 7:00pm

Estamira follows the life of a schizophrenic woman in search of the truth.

July 7, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm–11:00pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

July 6–8,2012

Abanda

Saturday, July 7, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

Abanda formed as a result of the music lab at the Casa Grande Foundation, a foundation that uses communications training and youth empowerment to invigorate one of Brazil's poorest regions.

July 7, 2012

Maria Bonita and The Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Maria Bonita and The Band bring the playful rhythms of Forró Pe de Serra from Brazil straight to your backyard.

July 7, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: Foolish Heart

Saturday, July 7, 2012
8:30pm–11:00pm

Foolish Heart documents one man's journey to reconnect with his past.

July 7, 2012

Aline Morales

Saturday, July 7, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Aline Morales’ days of being Toronto’s best-kept secret are over. The Grid referred to Morales' latest release as "the finest Brazilian album ever produced in Canada."

July 7, 2012

Brazilian Carnaval Ball

Saturday, July 7, 2012
11:00pm– 2:00am

You can't help but have a great time at this carnaval ball featuring samba, traditional marchinhas, frevos, and much more! The Banda Bracatum and singers Cibele Iglesias and Salviano Pessoa promise an unforgettable party. Sponsored by Brazil Remittance.

July 7, 2012

World Café

Sunday, July 8, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

What are you in the mood for today? 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.

July 6–8,2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: Short Films

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm– 2:30pm

Sit back and enjoy an afternoon of short films.

July 8, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm– 5:30pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

July 6–8,2012

Salviano Pessoa

Sunday, July 8, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Salviano Pessoa has been noticed for his poetic compositions and original songs. He is, beyond a doubt, one of the great new talents of Brazilian music.

July 8, 2012

Maracutu Mar Aberto

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays maracatu de baque virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions. Presented by Uma Nota Só.

July 8, 2012

Maracutu Mar Aberto presented by Uma Nota

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays Maracatu de Baque Virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions.

July 8, 2012

BRAFFTV Film Series: Tonic Dominant

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm– 5:30pm

A film for music lovers that documents three days in the life of a young clarinetist who is in love with a violinist.

July 8, 2012

Bavia Arts Brazilian Drumming Workshop for Kids

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Bavia Arts Studio leads a fun and exciting drumming workshop where kids are allowed to be as loud as they want!

July 8, 2012

Pedro Quental and Band

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:30pm– 6:00pm

A double-shot of samba with a "carioca soul" chaser. Don't miss the groove-laden sets of Pedro Quental!

July 8, 2012

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details inquire at the Info Desk or call 416-973-4000.

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