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May 2012

Free Skating on the Natrel Rink

Open Daily
Hours may vary

Skating

Set against the beautiful shoreline of Lake Ontario, the city’s most scenic rink awaits! Skate & helmet rentals available. Call the Rink Hotline at 416 954 9866 to confirm today’s hours.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Clownification Station

Saturday, May 19, 2012
11:00am – 4:30pm

Enter as a normal person, and leave as a real live clown, ready to take your new-found skills out into the world and make 'em laugh!

Hula Hoop Tryouts

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

Move and groove your way with a hula hoop under the guidance of upbeat professionals with exceptional skills.

Natrel Tumble n' Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Saturday, May 19, 2012
11:00am

Try tumbling, aerial hoop, silks and mini-trampoline under the guidance of circus professional from the Centre of Gravity Circus Training Studios!

Garden Jane

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

Back for another year! Kids can dig in to explore seeds, shoots, composting and more.

Buttons!

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

Are you silly and proud of it? Make a ridiculous button to show off how zany you are.

Flags!

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

Design and make your own flag to wave at all the circus shows you'll be seeing!

Clown Hats!

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

All clowns need a hat to match their radiant personalities. Make yours today!

Loopy LEGO

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

Kids can become a LEGO™ architect and create something new.

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
12:30pm

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

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Saturday, May 19, 2012
2:30pm

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

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!

Physical Theatre Workshops with Wonderbolt Circus

Saturday, May 19, 2012
4:00pm

Learn about diabolo, aerials, stilt walking, juggling, acrobatics, make-up, plate spinning, clowning and more in this fun, inspiring and lighthearted workshop!

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.

Clownification Station

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 4:30pm

Enter as a normal person, and leave as a real live clown, ready to take your new-found skills out into the world and make 'em laugh!

Hula Hoop Tryouts

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Move and groove your way with a hula hoop under the guidance of upbeat professionals with exceptional skills.

Natrel Tumble n' Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am

Try tumbling, aerial hoop, silks and mini-trampoline under the guidance of circus professional from the Centre of Gravity Circus Training Studios!

Garden Jane

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Back for another year! Kids can dig in to explore seeds, shoots, composting and more.

Buttons!

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Are you silly and proud of it? Make a ridiculous button to show off how zany you are.

Flags!

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Design and make your own flag to wave at all the circus shows you'll be seeing!

Clown Hats!

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

All clowns need a hat to match their radiant personalities. Make yours today!

Loopy LEGO

Sunday, May 20, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Kids can become a LEGO™ architect and create something new.

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
12:30pm

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

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Sunday, May 20, 2012
2:30pm

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

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!

Physical Theatre Workshops with Wonderbolt Circus

Sunday, May 20, 2012
4:00pm

Learn about diabolo, aerials, stilt walking, juggling, acrobatics, make-up, plate spinning, clowning and more in this fun, inspiring and lighthearted workshop!

Clownification Station

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 4:30pm

Enter as a normal person, and leave as a real live clown, ready to take your new-found skills out into the world and make 'em laugh!

Hula Hoop Tryouts

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Move and groove your way with a hula hoop under the guidance of upbeat professionals with exceptional skills.

Natrel Tumble n' Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am

Try tumbling, aerial hoop, silks and mini-trampoline under the guidance of circus professional from the Centre of Gravity Circus Training Studios!

Garden Jane

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Back for another year! Kids can dig in to explore seeds, shoots, composting and more.

Buttons!

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Are you silly and proud of it? Make a ridiculous button to show off how zany you are.

Flags!

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Design and make your own flag to wave at all the circus shows you'll be seeing!

Clown Hats!

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

All clowns need a hat to match their radiant personalities. Make yours today!

Loopy LEGO

Monday, May 21, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

Kids can become a LEGO™ architect and create something new.

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
12:30pm

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

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!

The Stand Up Dance Toddler Dance Parties

Monday, May 21, 2012
2:30pm

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

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!

Physical Theatre Workshops with Wonderbolt Circus

Monday, May 21, 2012
4:00pm

Learn about diabolo, aerials, stilt walking, juggling, acrobatics, make-up, plate spinning, clowning and more in this fun, inspiring and lighthearted workshop!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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