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May 2011

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Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Sunday, May 1, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

SUNDAY SCENE / Kim Simon

Sunday, May 1, 2011
2:00pm

Kim Simon is the curator of Gallery TPW in Toronto.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Tuesday, May 3, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Wednesday, May 4, 2011
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Thursday, May 5, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Masques of Orpheus

Thursday, May 5, 2011
8:00pm

Toronto Masque Theatre presents two deeply moving versions of the quintessential story of the power of love and music: Orpheus’s journey to the underworld to rescue his beloved Eurydice.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Friday, May 6, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Masques of Orpheus

Friday, May 6, 2011
8:00pm

Toronto Masque Theatre presents two deeply moving versions of the quintessential story of the power of love and music: Orpheus’s journey to the underworld to rescue his beloved Eurydice.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Saturday, May 7, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Sunday, May 8, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

SUNDAY SCENE / Abbas Akhavan

Sunday, May 8, 2011
2:00pm

Abbas Akhavan's art practice ranges from ephemeral site-specific installations to drawing and video, with a recent focus on domesticated landscapes.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Tuesday, May 10, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Thursday, May 12, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Friday, May 13, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Esprit Orchestra’s New Wave Composers Festival

Friday, May 13, 2011
8:00pm

Presenting new works by Matthew Ricketts, Anthony Tan, Zosha Di Castri, Farshid Samarandi, and John Rea.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Saturday, May 14, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Sunday, May 15, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

SUNDAY SCENE / Derek Knight

Sunday, May 15, 2011
2:00pm

Derek Knight is an Associate Professor in the Department of Visual Arts at Brock University.

POWER KIDS / What Earth Lab

Sunday, May 15, 2011
2:00pm

This workshop will take its cues from the mysterious invented landscapes included in To What Earth Does This Sweet Cold Belong?

FILM / To What Earth Does This Sweet Cold Belong?

Monday, May 16, 2011
8:00pm

The screening collective Early Monthly Segments responds to the exhibition To What Earth Does This Sweet Cold Belong?

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Toronto Tabla Ensemble

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
8:00pm

Ritesh Das is joined by guest musicians Evan Ritchie and Ian de Souza for an evening of rhythms from India.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Thursday, May 19, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Toronto Tabla Ensemble

Thursday, May 19, 2011
8:00pm

Ritesh Das is joined by guest musicians Evan Ritchie and Ian de Souza for an evening of rhythms from India.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Friday, May 20, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Friday, May 20, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 6:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

The Sweet Variety of Circus featuring Bruce Horak – Ringmaster

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Ringmaster Bruce Horak is your host for the weekend!

Tumble & Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 4:00pm

Kids from ages 5-14 can try out aerial and acrobatic equipment with circus professionals from the Centre of Gravity Vaudeville Theatre & Circus Training Studio.

The Natrel™ Clown Club w/ Rebecca Northan

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Last year’s hit club returns! Using games, jokes, physical comedy and interaction, kids graduate into bona fide clowns, complete with a diploma!

Circus Showroom: Past, Present & Future

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Stroll through circus history with this incredible display of old circus posters and photographs, in addition to miniature circus figures.

Design with the Drop

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Join the Orange Drop team in an interactive workshop perfect for the whole family where kids can design, draw, play and create while learning about Orange Drop materials and what we can do with them!

The Everyday Talent Display

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Can you touch your nose with your tongue? Wiggle your ears? Recite the alphabet backwards? Kids are invited to enter into the ring and showcase their unique and wonky talents!

Cirque Dirt: Outer Space Under Ground

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Garden Jane is back to teach you about why the earth rains – not the sky – and other interesting environmental facts!

Hoop-A-Loop

Saturday, May 21, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Practice the fine art of the hula hoop with some loopy experts!

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Saturday, May 21, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 6:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

The Sweet Variety of Circus featuring Bruce Horak – Ringmaster

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Ringmaster Bruce Horak is your host for the weekend!

Tumble & Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 4:00pm

Kids from ages 5-14 can try out aerial and acrobatic equipment with circus professionals from the Centre of Gravity Vaudeville Theatre & Circus Training Studio.

The Natrel™ Clown Club w/ Rebecca Northan

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Last year’s hit club returns! Using games, jokes, physical comedy and interaction, kids graduate into bona fide clowns, complete with a diploma!

Circus Showroom: Past, Present & Future

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Stroll through circus history with this incredible display of old circus posters and photographs, in addition to miniature circus figures.

Design with the Drop

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Join the Orange Drop team in an interactive workshop perfect for the whole family where kids can design, draw, play and create while learning about Orange Drop materials and what we can do with them!

The Everyday Talent Display

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Can you touch your nose with your tongue? Wiggle your ears? Recite the alphabet backwards? Kids are invited to enter into the ring and showcase their unique and wonky talents!

Cirque Dirt: Outer Space Under Ground

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Garden Jane is back to teach you about why the earth rains – not the sky – and other interesting environmental facts!

Hoop-A-Loop

Sunday, May 22, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Practice the fine art of the hula hoop with some loopy experts!

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Sunday, May 22, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

SUNDAY SCENE / Melissa Bennett

Sunday, May 22, 2011
2:00pm

Melissa Bennett is Curator of Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Monday, May 23, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

The Sweet Variety of Circus featuring Bruce Horak – Ringmaster

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Ringmaster Bruce Horak is your host for the weekend!

Tumble & Swing Acrobatic Workshops

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 4:00pm

Kids from ages 5-14 can try out aerial and acrobatic equipment with circus professionals from the Centre of Gravity Vaudeville Theatre & Circus Training Studio.

The Natrel™ Clown Club w/ Rebecca Northan

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Last year’s hit club returns! Using games, jokes, physical comedy and interaction, kids graduate into bona fide clowns, complete with a diploma!

Circus Showroom: Past, Present & Future

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Stroll through circus history with this incredible display of old circus posters and photographs, in addition to miniature circus figures.

Design with the Drop

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Join the Orange Drop team in an interactive workshop perfect for the whole family where kids can design, draw, play and create while learning about Orange Drop materials and what we can do with them!

The Everyday Talent Display

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Can you touch your nose with your tongue? Wiggle your ears? Recite the alphabet backwards? Kids are invited to enter into the ring and showcase their unique and wonky talents!

Cirque Dirt: Outer Space Under Ground

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Garden Jane is back to teach you about why the earth rains – not the sky – and other interesting environmental facts!

Hoop-A-Loop

Monday, May 23, 2011
11:00am – 5:00pm

Practice the fine art of the hula hoop with some loopy experts!

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Monday, May 23, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

The Songbook 5 featuring Sarah Slean

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
8:00pm

Singer-songwriter Sarah Slean performs rich and innovative new arrangements of songs by other renowned contemporary musicians.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

INTERNATIONAL LECTURE SERIES / Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
7:00pm

Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, whose works Phantom Truck + Always After are currently on view at The Power Plant, discusses his internationally renowned practice.

The Songbook 5 featuring Sarah Slean

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
8:00pm

Singer-songwriter Sarah Slean performs rich and innovative new arrangements of songs by other renowned contemporary musicians.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Thursday, May 26, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Thursday, May 26, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Friday, May 27, 2011
10:00am – 7:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Friday, May 27, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Saturday, May 28, 2011
11:00am – 6:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Saturday, May 28, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

If These Walls Could Talk

Saturday, May 28, 2011
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Carlos Celdran, a Philippines-based performance artist, will perform his world-famous walking tour of Intramuros, with the Harbourfront Centre grounds starring as the walled, Spanish-built city.

Home Sweet Home | CANCELLED

Sunday, May 29, 2011
11:00am – 6:00pm

A performance installation where YOU create a community. CANCELLED

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Sunday, May 29, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

SUNDAY SCENE / Crystal Mowry

Sunday, May 29, 2011
2:00pm

Crystal Mowry is an artist and Curator of Collections and Exhibitions at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery.

If These Walls Could Talk

Sunday, May 29, 2011
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Carlos Celdran, a Philippines-based performance artist, will perform his world-famous walking tour of Intramuros, with the Harbourfront Centre grounds starring as the walled, Spanish-built city.

Visual Arts & Craft - Spring 2011 Exhibitions

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Check out the Spring 2011 Visual Arts & Craft Exhibitions at York Quay Centre opening Friday, April 15. Runs Saturday April 16 – Sunday June 12, 2011.

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