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What’s On Calendar
August 2018

Harbourfront Centre strictly adheres to Ontario Public Health guidelines, ensuring a safe return for our audiences and artists.

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Saturday, August 4, 2018
3:00pm – 6:00pm

With specially designed short training stilts sized for children, this hands-on workshop is an elementary introduction to the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest.

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Sunday, August 5, 2018
1:00pm – 4:00pm

With specially designed short training stilts sized for children, this hands-on workshop is an elementary introduction to the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest.

Afiwi Groove Presents I AM with Sanaaj Mirrie

Sunday, August 5, 2018
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Come groove, affirm and express yourself through west African dance movements.

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Monday, August 6, 2018
12:00pm – 3:00pm

With specially designed short training stilts sized for children, this hands-on workshop is an elementary introduction to the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest.

Afro Dance MozAfro Dance Workshop

Saturday, August 11, 2018
1:30pm – 2:00pm

Pulga Muchochoma will share his unique Mozafro (Mozambique-Afro) style of movement, which combines traditional dance with Afro-Fusion styles and popular dances of Nigeria, Ghana and Angola.

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Saturday, August 11, 2018
2:00pm – 4:00pm

With specially designed short training stilts sized for children, this hands-on workshop is an elementary introduction to the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest.

Siraba: Djembe Workshop with Master Drummer Amadou Kienou

Saturday, August 11, 2018
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Join master drummer and griot Amadou Kienou at the Siraba ("the meeting place on the road" in Malinke) as he shares the universal language of the djembe drum.

Sangele Headwrap Workshop

Saturday, August 11, 2018
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Learn the creative art and cultural traditions of the "sangele," or African headwraps, in this workshop with Sani Abu Mohammed.

Balafon Village with Adama Daou

Saturday, August 11, 2018
4:30pm – 6:00pm

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

Moko Jumbie Stilt Dancing Workshop

Sunday, August 12, 2018
1:00pm – 3:00pm

With specially designed short training stilts sized for children, this hands-on workshop is an elementary introduction to the traditions of Moko Jumbie, a stilt-dancing spirit of the forest.

Afrohouse Dance with Albena de Assis

Sunday, August 12, 2018
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Learn some of the basic steps for Afrohouse, a dance style popular in a number of African countries!

Balafon Village with Adama Daou

Sunday, August 12, 2018
3:30pm – 5:00pm

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

AfroFusion Dance Workshop with Esie Mensah

Sunday, August 12, 2018
5:00pm – 5:45pm

AfroFusion is a unique blend of traditional and contemporary African styles fused with hip hop, dancehall, soca, contemporary, house and more.

Mukanya: Conversations with our Fathers

Sunday, August 12, 2018
5:00pm – 5:27pm

From a past marred by drunkenness and violence, the village menace, Mukanya, embarks on a journey to redeem himself by saving his son. This is the journey of two men transforming into fathers. Followed by a Q&A with film-maker Siza Mukwedini.

West African Dance workshop with Mabinty Sylla & Fatoumata Kouyaté

Sunday, August 12, 2018
5:30pm – 6:00pm

Join dancer Mabinty Sylla and musician Fatoumata Kouyaté for a fun and challenging workshop on West African dance!

Let’s Savour Taiwan

Saturday, August 25, 2018
12:00pm – 7:00pm

How can an island nation support 23 million mouths with eco-friendly and sustainable agriculture? Discover the delicious tastes and rich stories that inspired us to cross oceans and continents!

Let’s Savour Taiwan

Sunday, August 26, 2018
12:00pm – 6:00pm

How can an island nation support 23 million mouths with eco-friendly and sustainable agriculture? Discover the delicious tastes and rich stories that inspired us to cross oceans and continents!

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