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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Love Boats

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Accessible onsite 24/7

Nadira Narine – who was raised in Panama City and has lived in Canada for the last 7 years – explores objects and memories from her childhood.

Compositions

Saturday, August 10, 2019
10:00am –11:00pm

Ever mindful of the visual conversation between form and surface, Kristian Spreen creates thoughtful objects redolent with spontaneity and restraint.

Magical, Material Thinking

Saturday, August 10, 2019
10:00am –11:00pm

Artist April Martin and designer-maker Natalie Sirianni present an exhibition of curious objects and installations infused with the alchemical nature of materials, process and thought.

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Saturday, August 10, 2019
11:00am – 9:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Museum of Broken Relationships

Saturday, August 10, 2019
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Don't miss one of Europe's most innovative and daring museums, curated by the public with mementos of past loves.

Lakeview Market

Saturday, August 10, 2019
12:00pm –11:00pm

The Lakeview Market features fab finds from all corners of the globe including old world crafts and new, unique designs. Choose from traditional artifacts, local, artisanal, eco-friendly, fair trade products and more.

Mohamed Diaby & Manding Foli Kan Don

Saturday, August 10, 2019
1:30pm – 2:00pm

Mohamed Diaby brings over 23 year’s experience in multi-disciplines of Guinea’s musical instruments, dance styles and traditions to the stage.

Siraba Drum Workshop with Amadou Kienou

Saturday, August 10, 2019
2:00pm – 3:30pm

Join Master drummer and griot Amadou Kienou at the Siraba ("the meeting place on the road") as he shares the universal language of the drum. Djembes will be available for participants.

Kalimba Orchestra with Njacko Backo

Saturday, August 10, 2019
2:00pm – 4:00pm

In this interactive fun children's workshop, Njacko Backo invites you to join the Kalimba Orchestra – play and create your own sounds!

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Saturday, August 10, 2019
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Learn the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing forest spirit, using specially designed kid-sized training stilts.

Sangele Headwrap Workshop with Sani Abu

Saturday, August 10, 2019
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Learn the creative art and cultural traditions of "SANGELE", traditional African head-wraps in this interactive workshop led by Sani Abu Mohammed of ijovudu Dance Company. OGE-SISE!

Brian Litvin & Jabulani

Saturday, August 10, 2019
3:30pm – 4:15pm

Based in Toronto, Brian Litvin brings his homegrown blend of Zulu folk music, township jive and Cape Town jazz to audiences across Canada. He has performed as a solo artist and together with his band Jabulani.

aKasha

Saturday, August 10, 2019
4:00pm – 5:30pm

Writer/director Hajooj Kuka takes a self-assured step towards fictional storytelling in this comedy pivoting on an unlikely love triangle between a boy, a girl and an AK-47 in rebel-held areas of Sudan.

Balafon Village with Adama Daou

Saturday, August 10, 2019
4:30pm – 5:30pm

With simple rhythmic and melodic exercises, Adama Daou will introduce you to the balafon, an African wooden xylophone.

DJ Moussa & ZahraMoves

Saturday, August 10, 2019
4:30pm – 5:30pm

ZahraMoves perform traditional West African dance as DJ Moussa delivers an intoxicating mix of music.

Afro Fusion Dance with Percy Anane-Dwumfour

Saturday, August 10, 2019
6:00pm – 6:45pm

Afro Fusion is the fusion of African dance genres such as hip hop, house, and jazz. It's a fun workshop that uses Soulful House, Afro House and Hip Hop music to get a killer workout and all out body moving experience.

Elvis Bokosha

Saturday, August 10, 2019
6:30pm – 7:30pm

Elvis Bokosha is a passionate singer, guitarist and songwriter from Zimbabwe. His music styles include Afro-jazz and reggae.He has released a number of albums with popular artists, and his latest release is titled Shanda.

I Am Not A Witch

Saturday, August 10, 2019
7:30pm – 9:00pm

A fictional tale of a nine-year-old girl in Zambia, accused of witchcraft and given a stark choice: to accept her supernatural branding and live a tethered life as a sorceress, or cut her ties with local tradition and be transformed into a goat.

Adam Solomon

Saturday, August 10, 2019
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Born in Kenya, this Juno award winner is a masterful guitarist and composer with a unique sound that combines African blues, jazz and popular music spiced with traditional coastal East African rhythms.

Rama Club Dance

Saturday, August 10, 2019
9:00pm – 9:30pm

Rama Club, a non-profit organization focused on promoting Burundian culture through arts and social activities in the GTA, presents the traditional dance, Ikirundi.

Olivier Tshimanga

Saturday, August 10, 2019
9:30pm –11:00pm

Guitarist, singer and songwriter Olivier Tshimanga, considered one of the greatest Congolese guitarists of the 21st century, makes his Toronto debut.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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