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May 2018

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

Bellydance Blossom Festival presents Dina Talaat Gala

Saturday, May 5, 2018
8:00pm

For one night only, Toronto hosts the "Last Egyptian Dancer" (Newsweek) along with Mohamed Salah, also direct from Cairo and Arabesque Dance Company.

Art of Time Ensemble: All We Are Saying

Thursday, May 10, 2018
8:00pm

The power of music to galvanize a movement and inspire resistance is highlighted in an Art of Time program that reaches across genre, historical context, and message.

Art of Time Ensemble: All We Are Saying

Friday, May 11, 2018
8:00pm

The power of music to galvanize a movement and inspire resistance is highlighted in an Art of Time program that reaches across genre, historical context, and message.

Art of Time Ensemble: All We Are Saying

Saturday, May 12, 2018
8:00pm

The power of music to galvanize a movement and inspire resistance is highlighted in an Art of Time program that reaches across genre, historical context, and message.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Saturday, May 19, 2018
11:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Fred Penner in Concert

Saturday, May 19, 2018
11:00am

Renowned family entertainer Fred Penner performs for free on the Concert Stage for the entire long weekend. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Medicine Wheel – Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo & Marian Atehawi Snow

Saturday, May 19, 2018
11:30am

An all ages performance using mask, face paint, traditional storytelling and contemporary and traditional dance to share the importance of this sacred circle to many First Nations people. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: New Owner – The Last Great Hunt

Saturday, May 19, 2018
12:15pm

Sometimes we don’t know what we are looking for until we have found it. Combining puppetry, live action and animation, New Owner shows us a world of adventure through a dog’s eyes. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Saturday, May 19, 2018
12:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

Saturday, May 19, 2018
1:00pm

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: La Femme Blanche

Saturday, May 19, 2018
1:00pm

Have you ever heard of visual poetry? Is it possible to find solitude in a crowd? Join La Femme Blanche as she captivates and moves her audience with a succession of images and allegories all without saying a word.

Junior: The Monkey Bunch

Saturday, May 19, 2018
2:00pm

A Rock ’n’ Roll band with a social conscience. For people who love music and want their kids to love it too! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Why We Are Here!

Saturday, May 19, 2018
2:00pm

An interactive experience that puts the audience at the centre of an exhilarating singing adventure. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Saturday, May 19, 2018
2:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Unauthorized Biography Series – Shaun Boothe

Saturday, May 19, 2018
3:15pm

Combining biographical hip-hop songs and documentary-style music videos, The Unauthorized Biography Series is an explosive and motivational musical presentation. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Saturday, May 19, 2018
3:30pm

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Saturday, May 19, 2018
4:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Sunday, May 20, 2018
10:00am

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

Sunday, May 20, 2018
10:15am

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Sunday, May 20, 2018
11:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Fred Penner in Concert

Sunday, May 20, 2018
11:00am

Renowned family entertainer Fred Penner performs for free on the Concert Stage for the entire long weekend. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Medicine Wheel – Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo & Marian Atehawi Snow

Sunday, May 20, 2018
11:30am

An all ages performance using mask, face paint, traditional storytelling and contemporary and traditional dance to share the importance of this sacred circle to many First Nations people. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Sunday, May 20, 2018
12:15pm

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Sunday, May 20, 2018
12:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

Sunday, May 20, 2018
1:00pm

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: La Femme Blanche

Sunday, May 20, 2018
1:00pm

Have you ever heard of visual poetry? Is it possible to find solitude in a crowd? Join La Femme Blanche as she captivates and moves her audience with a succession of images and allegories all without saying a word.

Junior: The Monkey Bunch

Sunday, May 20, 2018
2:00pm

A Rock ’n’ Roll band with a social conscience. For people who love music and want their kids to love it too! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Why We Are Here!

Sunday, May 20, 2018
2:00pm

An interactive experience that puts the audience at the centre of an exhilarating singing adventure. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Sunday, May 20, 2018
2:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Unauthorized Biography Series – Shaun Boothe

Sunday, May 20, 2018
3:15pm

Combining biographical hip-hop songs and documentary-style music videos, The Unauthorized Biography Series is an explosive and motivational musical presentation. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Twin Flames

Sunday, May 20, 2018
3:30pm

Award-winning folk musicians, Twin Flames, share their beautiful blend of Indigenous and world music influences. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: New Owner – The Last Great Hunt

Sunday, May 20, 2018
4:00pm

Sometimes we don’t know what we are looking for until we have found it. Combining puppetry, live action and animation, New Owner shows us a world of adventure through a dog’s eyes. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Sunday, May 20, 2018
4:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: New Owner – The Last Great Hunt

Monday, May 21, 2018
10:00am

Sometimes we don’t know what we are looking for until we have found it. Combining puppetry, live action and animation, New Owner shows us a world of adventure through a dog’s eyes. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

Monday, May 21, 2018
10:15am

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Fred Penner in Concert

Monday, May 21, 2018
11:00am

Renowned family entertainer Fred Penner performs for free on the Concert Stage for the entire long weekend. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Medicine Wheel – Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo & Marian Atehawi Snow

Monday, May 21, 2018
11:30am

An all ages performance using mask, face paint, traditional storytelling and contemporary and traditional dance to share the importance of this sacred circle to many First Nations people. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: New Owner – The Last Great Hunt

Monday, May 21, 2018
12:15pm

Sometimes we don’t know what we are looking for until we have found it. Combining puppetry, live action and animation, New Owner shows us a world of adventure through a dog’s eyes. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Monday, May 21, 2018
12:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

Monday, May 21, 2018
1:00pm

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: La Femme Blanche

Monday, May 21, 2018
1:00pm

Have you ever heard of visual poetry? Is it possible to find solitude in a crowd? Join La Femme Blanche as she captivates and moves her audience with a succession of images and allegories all without saying a word.

Junior: The Monkey Bunch

Monday, May 21, 2018
2:00pm

A Rock ’n’ Roll band with a social conscience. For people who love music and want their kids to love it too! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Why We Are Here!

Monday, May 21, 2018
2:00pm

An interactive experience that puts the audience at the centre of an exhilarating singing adventure. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Monday, May 21, 2018
3:00pm

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Unauthorized Biography Series – Shaun Boothe

Monday, May 21, 2018
3:15pm

Combining biographical hip-hop songs and documentary-style music videos, The Unauthorized Biography Series is an explosive and motivational musical presentation. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

Monday, May 21, 2018
4:30pm

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
10:00am

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
10:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
10:00am

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
12:30pm

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
12:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
12:30pm

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
9:30am

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
10:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
10:00am

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
12:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
12:30pm

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
12:45pm

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Thursday, May 24, 2018
9:30am

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Thursday, May 24, 2018
10:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Thursday, May 24, 2018
10:00am

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Thursday, May 24, 2018
12:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Thursday, May 24, 2018
12:30pm

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Thursday, May 24, 2018
12:45pm

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Friday, May 25, 2018
9:30am

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Friday, May 25, 2018
10:00am

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Friday, May 25, 2018
10:00am

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

Friday, May 25, 2018
12:30pm

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

Friday, May 25, 2018
12:30pm

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

Junior: Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

Friday, May 25, 2018
12:45pm

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

Regent Park School of Music

Saturday, May 26, 2018
2:00pm

Join us for the culmination of the Regent Park School of Music year!

Danny Michel and His Band with Special Guest Skye Wallace

Saturday, May 26, 2018
8:00pm

Danny Michel and His Band (feat. Davide Direnzo, Mark Mcintyre, Rob Carli & Chris Malleck) and Special Guest Skye Wallace perform live at the Harbourfront Centre Theatre.

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