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What’s On Calendar
November 3–5, 2017

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

Sammy Baloji & Filip De Boeck: Urban Now: City Life in Congo

Friday, November 3, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

"Urban Now: City Life in Congo" offers an exploration of different urban sites in Congo through photography and video.

Amalia Pica: ears to speak of

Friday, November 3, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

For her exhibition "ears to speak of" at The Power Plant, Amalia Pica will develop "Ears (2017)", a new work, which continues her engagement with the failures and impossibilities of communication and obsolete technologies.

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Friday, November 3, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

ProArteDanza – Season 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017
8:00pm

Two exciting world premieres from two world-class choreographers: Canada’s multi-award winning Matjash Mrozewski’s collaboration with playwright Anna Chatterton, and internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Kevin O’Day, former Artistic Director of Ballet Manheim.

Sammy Baloji & Filip De Boeck: Urban Now: City Life in Congo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

"Urban Now: City Life in Congo" offers an exploration of different urban sites in Congo through photography and video.

Amalia Pica: ears to speak of

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

For her exhibition "ears to speak of" at The Power Plant, Amalia Pica will develop "Ears (2017)", a new work, which continues her engagement with the failures and impossibilities of communication and obsolete technologies.

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

Ofrendas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
12:00pm – 7:00pm

Harbourfront Centre will celebrate the 14th edition of the Day of the Dead Festival by working with Mexican artists to create ofrendas that showcase the tradition through a contemporary lens.

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:30pm – 2:15pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Mariachi Azteca

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00pm – 2:20pm

Don’t miss México’s most beloved traditional music performed by one of Toronto’s pioneer mariachi bands!

Film: Ciclo

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00pm – 3:30pm

Ciclo is a documentary that tells the story of brothers Arturo and Gustavo Martínez McNaught, who travelled from México to Canada by bicycle in 1956, and their reflections as they journey the same route 30 years later.

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:30pm – 3:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
3:30pm – 4:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Mariachi Azteca

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:00pm – 4:20pm

Don’t miss México’s most beloved traditional music performed by one of Toronto’s pioneer mariachi bands!

HarbourKIDS: Skull Painting

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:30pm – 5:15pm

Decorate pre-made calaveras (sugar skulls) with royal icing in different colours and decorative materials!

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:30pm – 5:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Las Catrinas

Saturday, November 4, 2017
5:30pm – 6:00pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

ProArteDanza – Season 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017
8:00pm

Two exciting world premieres from two world-class choreographers: Canada’s multi-award winning Matjash Mrozewski’s collaboration with playwright Anna Chatterton, and internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Kevin O’Day, former Artistic Director of Ballet Manheim.

Sammy Baloji & Filip De Boeck: Urban Now: City Life in Congo

Sunday, November 5, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

"Urban Now: City Life in Congo" offers an exploration of different urban sites in Congo through photography and video.

Amalia Pica: ears to speak of

Sunday, November 5, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

For her exhibition "ears to speak of" at The Power Plant, Amalia Pica will develop "Ears (2017)", a new work, which continues her engagement with the failures and impossibilities of communication and obsolete technologies.

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Sunday, November 5, 2017
10:00am – 5:00pm

Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

Ofrendas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre will celebrate the 14th edition of the Day of the Dead Festival by working with Mexican artists to create ofrendas that showcase the tradition through a contemporary lens.

HarbourKIDS: Shadow Boxes / Cajitas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
12:00pm – 5:00pm

Create traditional shadow boxes to take home!

Las Catrinas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Power Kids: Camera Obscura

Sunday, November 5, 2017
3:00pm – 5:00pm

These FREE arts workshops for children ages 7-12 begin with a tour of the gallery and conclude with an art activity, inspired by the ideas behind the current exhibition. Tours and workshops are led by Amanda Foulds, Power Kids Family Programs Coordinator and assisted by Erica Cristobal, Power Kids Teaching Assistant.

Mariachi Azteca

Sunday, November 5, 2017
3:00pm – 3:20pm

Don’t miss México’s most beloved traditional music performed by one of Toronto’s pioneer mariachi bands!

Film: Ciclo

Sunday, November 5, 2017
3:00pm – 4:30pm

Ciclo is a documentary that tells the story of brothers Arturo and Gustavo Martínez McNaught, who travelled from México to Canada by bicycle in 1956, and their reflections as they journey the same route 30 years later.

Las Catrinas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
3:00pm – 3:30pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Las Catrinas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
4:00pm – 4:30pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

Las Catrinas

Sunday, November 5, 2017
5:00pm – 5:30pm

Join Las Catrinas from Ballet Folklórico Puro México as they parade around our Day of the Dead festivities showcasing dresses and costumes from all over México.

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