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May 2012

Compagnie Käfig - Agwa/Correria

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
8:00pm

Hip hop prodigy Mourad Merzouki brings new traditions of France and Brazil together to create poetic urban dance with exuberant and explosive power.

Event run: May 2–5, 2012

DanceWorks | DW195 | BoucharDanse - Histoire d'amour

Thursday, May 3, 2012
8:00pm

Our undying search for love and understanding of its meaning is the basis for this full-length trio that marries dance and theatre.

Event run: May 3–5, 2012

Compagnie Käfig - Agwa/Correria

Thursday, May 3, 2012
8:00pm

Hip hop prodigy Mourad Merzouki brings new traditions of France and Brazil together to create poetic urban dance with exuberant and explosive power.

Event run: May 2–5, 2012

DanceWorks | DW195 | BoucharDanse - Histoire d'amour

Friday, May 4, 2012
8:00pm

Our undying search for love and understanding of its meaning is the basis for this full-length trio that marries dance and theatre.

Event run: May 3–5, 2012

Compagnie Käfig - Agwa/Correria

Friday, May 4, 2012
8:00pm

Hip hop prodigy Mourad Merzouki brings new traditions of France and Brazil together to create poetic urban dance with exuberant and explosive power.

Event run: May 2–5, 2012

DanceWorks | DW195 | BoucharDanse - Histoire d'amour

Saturday, May 5, 2012
8:00pm

Our undying search for love and understanding of its meaning is the basis for this full-length trio that marries dance and theatre.

Event run: May 3–5, 2012

Compagnie Käfig - Agwa/Correria

Saturday, May 5, 2012
8:00pm

Hip hop prodigy Mourad Merzouki brings new traditions of France and Brazil together to create poetic urban dance with exuberant and explosive power.

Event run: May 2–5, 2012

Pantheon - Kids on TV

Saturday, May 5, 2012
8:00pm

Pantheon, the new work by Kids on TV, explores inspiring, strange and obscure figures of resistance and sexual revolution.

Event run: May 5, 2012

POWER KIDS / Time Capsule

Sunday, May 6, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Inspired by the project Dissenting Histories: 25 Years of The Power Plant, participants of this workshop will explore materials from the gallery’s large archive and make their own creative archive in the form of a time capsule.

Event run: May 6, 2012

Young Jean Lee's Theater Company - THE SHIPMENT

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian premiere. Young Jean Lee, a rising star of US theatre, dissects what it means to be black in America in this hilarious and shocking play.

Event run: May 9–12, 2012

Métis Fiddler Quartet North West Voyage Showcase

Thursday, May 10, 2012
6:00pm–10:00pm

Join the Métis Fiddler Quartet as they present a free showcase of music from their debut CD, North West Voyage!

Event run: May 10, 2012

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre - TransMigration

Thursday, May 10, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere! TransMigration is inspired by the paintings and life of iconic Ojibwe shaman-artist Norval Morrisseau, known as the “Picasso of the North.” Co-produced with Harbourfront Centre's Planet IndigenUs.

Event run: May 10–13, 2012

Young Jean Lee's Theater Company - THE SHIPMENT

Thursday, May 10, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian premiere. Young Jean Lee, a rising star of US theatre, dissects what it means to be black in America in this hilarious and shocking play.

Event run: May 9–12, 2012

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre - TransMigration

Friday, May 11, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere! TransMigration is inspired by the paintings and life of iconic Ojibwe shaman-artist Norval Morrisseau, known as the “Picasso of the North.” Co-produced with Harbourfront Centre's Planet IndigenUs.

Event run: May 10–13, 2012

Young Jean Lee's Theater Company - THE SHIPMENT

Friday, May 11, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian premiere. Young Jean Lee, a rising star of US theatre, dissects what it means to be black in America in this hilarious and shocking play.

Event run: May 9–12, 2012

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre - TransMigration

Saturday, May 12, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere! TransMigration is inspired by the paintings and life of iconic Ojibwe shaman-artist Norval Morrisseau, known as the “Picasso of the North.” Co-produced with Harbourfront Centre's Planet IndigenUs.

Event run: May 10–13, 2012

Young Jean Lee's Theater Company - THE SHIPMENT

Saturday, May 12, 2012
8:00pm

Canadian premiere. Young Jean Lee, a rising star of US theatre, dissects what it means to be black in America in this hilarious and shocking play.

Event run: May 9–12, 2012

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre - TransMigration

Sunday, May 13, 2012
3:00pm

World premiere! TransMigration is inspired by the paintings and life of iconic Ojibwe shaman-artist Norval Morrisseau, known as the “Picasso of the North.” Co-produced with Harbourfront Centre's Planet IndigenUs.

Event run: May 10–13, 2012

bluemouth inc. - Dance Marathon

Friday, May 18, 2012
7:00pm

Exclusive return engagement! Strap on your dancing shoes and spin around the floor in this immersive theatre event inspired by the endurance contests of 1920s and '30s America.

Event run: May 18–19, 2012

The Mask Messengers

Saturday, May 19, 2012
11:00am

A funny, wise and insightful production by Faustwork Theatre celebrating the art of the mask. Great for audiences of all ages.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Dance Like No One's Watching Booth

Saturday, May 19, 2012
11:00am– 5:00pm

Step into the Dance Like No One's Watching Booth, put on our special pair of headphones, and follow the instructions. You'll be dancing up a storm.... all by yourself!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Saturday, May 19, 2012
11:30am

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
12:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
1:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Saturday, May 19, 2012
2:00pm

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Silver Strings Marionettes

Saturday, May 19, 2012
2:30pm

From rock stars to skeletons to mermaids and more, you'll be amazed by the captivating world of Ben Burland's marionettes.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
2:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
3:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Silver Strings Marionettes

Saturday, May 19, 2012
4:00pm

From rock stars to skeletons to mermaids and more, you'll be amazed by the captivating world of Ben Burland's marionettes.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

bluemouth inc. - Dance Marathon

Saturday, May 19, 2012
7:00pm

Exclusive return engagement! Strap on your dancing shoes and spin around the floor in this immersive theatre event inspired by the endurance contests of 1920s and '30s America.

Event run: May 18–19, 2012

Silver Strings Marionettes

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am

From rock stars to skeletons to mermaids and more, you'll be amazed by the captivating world of Ben Burland's marionettes.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Dance Like No One's Watching Booth

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am– 5:00pm

Step into the Dance Like No One's Watching Booth, put on our special pair of headphones, and follow the instructions. You'll be dancing up a storm.... all by yourself!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:30am

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
12:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
1:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Sunday, May 20, 2012
2:00pm

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Mask Messengers

Sunday, May 20, 2012
2:30pm

A funny, wise and insightful production by Faustwork Theatre celebrating the art of the mask. Great for audiences of all ages.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
2:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
3:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Mask Messengers

Sunday, May 20, 2012
4:00pm

A funny, wise and insightful production by Faustwork Theatre celebrating the art of the mask. Great for audiences of all ages.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Mask Messengers

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am

A funny, wise and insightful production by Faustwork Theatre celebrating the art of the mask. Great for audiences of all ages.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Dance Like No One's Watching Booth

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am– 5:00pm

Step into the Dance Like No One's Watching Booth, put on our special pair of headphones, and follow the instructions. You'll be dancing up a storm.... all by yourself!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:30am

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
12:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
1:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Wunderground

Monday, May 21, 2012
2:00pm

The adventures of Mr. MasterMinder, an energetic and eccentric scientist who explores the world beneath our feet using circus skills!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Silver Strings Marionettes

Monday, May 21, 2012
2:30pm

From rock stars to skeletons to mermaids and more, you'll be amazed by the captivating world of Ben Burland's marionettes.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
2:30pm

Toddlers under five can twist and shout to a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

The Stand Up Dance Family Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
3:30pm

Kids of all ages can shake their groove thing with a live DJ!

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Silver Strings Marionettes

Monday, May 21, 2012
4:00pm

From rock stars to skeletons to mermaids and more, you'll be amazed by the captivating world of Ben Burland's marionettes.

Event run: May 19–21, 2012

Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre - Arena

Friday, May 25, 2012
8:00pm

This programme features six contemporary dance works, including two premieres by 2012 resident guest artist Sylvie Bouchard and artistic director Deborah Lundmark.

Event run: May 25–26, 2012

Raagini Dance/Bageshree Vaze - Damaru/Mudra

Friday, May 25, 2012
8:00pm

The "tandava" and "asya" – masculine and feminine – aspects of Indian dance are highlighted through two new exciting dance works.

Event run: May 25–26, 2012

Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre - Arena

Saturday, May 26, 2012
8:00pm

This programme features six contemporary dance works, including two premieres by 2012 resident guest artist Sylvie Bouchard and artistic director Deborah Lundmark.

Event run: May 25–26, 2012

Raagini Dance/Bageshree Vaze - Damaru/Mudra

Saturday, May 26, 2012
8:00pm

The "tandava" and "asya" – masculine and feminine – aspects of Indian dance are highlighted through two new exciting dance works.

Event run: May 25–26, 2012

Menaka Thakkar Dance Company - Sitayana

Thursday, May 31, 2012
8:00pm

Canada’s premiere Indian dance company presents a dance weekend of two productions choreographed by Menaka Thakkar based on the Ramayana.

Event run: May 31 – June 2, 2012

Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Thursday, May 31, 2012
8:00pm

It’s the 45th anniversary of the release of The Beatles' Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, but the music remains eternal.

Event run: May 31 – June 2, 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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