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April 2012

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SUNDAY SCENE / Meghan Sutherland

Sunday, April 1, 2012
2:00pm

Meghan Sutherland is Associate Professor of Cinema and Visual Studies at the University of Toronto and she will respond to the current exhibitions at The Power Plant.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Thursday, April 5, 2012
7:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Thursday, April 5, 2012
9:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Friday, April 6, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Saturday, April 7, 2012
4:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Saturday, April 7, 2012
8:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Sunday, April 8, 2012
2:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

FROM THE ARCHIVES / Chen Tamir on Mike Kelley and Paul McCarthy

Sunday, April 8, 2012
2:00pm

Chen Tamir will discuss The Power Plant exhibition Mike Kelley and Paul McCarthy: Collaborative Works (2000) as part of The Power Plant's 25th anniversary programming.

Evan Webber and Frank Cox-O'Connell - Ajax & Little Iliad

Sunday, April 8, 2012
4:00pm

World premiere. A double bill of intimate, intermedia works that break apart the troubled relationship between storytelling and war, audience and actors. Co-produced by Harbourfront Centre.

inDANCE - Quicksand

Thursday, April 12, 2012
8:00pm

inDANCE's two original journeys into a vivid labyrinth of nine intense human encounters in 60 minutes.

DanceWorks | DW194 | Bboyizm - IZM

Friday, April 13, 2012
8:00pm

Choreographer-dancer Crazy Smooth explores the street dance tradition of hip hop dance styles, rocking and b-boying in a modern production setting. This programme pushes current popular boundaries of the dance spectrum.

inDANCE - Quicksand

Friday, April 13, 2012
8:00pm

inDANCE's two original journeys into a vivid labyrinth of nine intense human encounters in 60 minutes.

DanceWorks | DW194 | Bboyizm - IZM

Saturday, April 14, 2012
8:00pm

Choreographer-dancer Crazy Smooth explores the street dance tradition of hip hop dance styles, rocking and b-boying in a modern production setting. This programme pushes current popular boundaries of the dance spectrum.

inDANCE - Quicksand

Saturday, April 14, 2012
8:00pm

inDANCE's two original journeys into a vivid labyrinth of nine intense human encounters in 60 minutes.

Mortified - Jenn Goodwin and Camilla Singh

Saturday, April 14, 2012
8:00pm

A concert exploring aggression and enthusiasm, kindness and rage, pride and regret, through tap dancing, cheerleading and drumming. By Camilla Singh and Jenn Goodwin.

SUNDAY SCENE / Ahlia Moussa & Jessica Simas

Sunday, April 15, 2012
2:00pm

Ahlia Moussa and Jessica Simas are both Curatorial Interns at The Power Plant who will respond to the current exhibitions.

LECTURE + LIVE / Kerry Tribe: Critical Mass

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
7:00pm

Unfortunately, the live performance of Critical Mass is CANCELLED. Instead, artist Kerry Tribe will give a FREE lecture about her practice and the current exhibition Kerry Tribe: Speak, Memory, and Tribe will also present compelling video documentation of Critical Mass.

Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company - Celebrating 30 Years

Thursday, April 19, 2012
8:00pm

Flamenco is a living, ever-evolving art, inspired and influenced by the world around us. The company is joined by guest dancer Juan Ogalla and singers from Spain.

Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company - Celebrating 30 Years

Friday, April 20, 2012
8:00pm

Flamenco is a living, ever-evolving art, inspired and influenced by the world around us. The company is joined by guest dancer Juan Ogalla and singers from Spain.

Pecha Kucha Night

Friday, April 20, 2012
8:00pm – 9:30pm

Seven artists who work primarily in photography discuss their most recent projects.

Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company - Celebrating 30 Years

Saturday, April 21, 2012
8:00pm

Flamenco is a living, ever-evolving art, inspired and influenced by the world around us. The company is joined by guest dancer Juan Ogalla and singers from Spain.

THE SHEETS, THE... - The Empty Whole Group

Saturday, April 21, 2012
8:00pm

Modern intimacy is explored on, under, and around hotel bed sheets through revealing duets and unsparing solos. By The Empty Whole Group.

FROM THE ARCHIVES / Matthew Hyland & Gabrielle Moser on Andrea Bowers

Sunday, April 22, 2012
2:00pm

Former Curatorial Interns Matthew Hyland and Gabrielle Moser will discuss The Power Plant exhibition Andrea Bowers: The Weight of Relevance (2007–08) as part of The Power Plant's 25th anniversary programming.

Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company - Celebrating 30 Years

Sunday, April 22, 2012
3:00pm

Flamenco is a living, ever-evolving art, inspired and influenced by the world around us. The company is joined by guest dancer Juan Ogalla and singers from Spain.

IN CONVERSATION / FASTWÜRMS & Philip Monk

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
7:00pm

Philip Monk, former Curator at The Power Plant from 1995-2004, engages in a conversation with FASTWÜRMS, a Creemore-based duo of artists who has been included in The Power Plant exhibitions in 2010 and 1997.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rivers

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
8:00pm

Toronto Dance Theatre presents the world premiere of a bold new work by Christopher House set to "Rivers," the beloved masterpiece of the late Canadian composer Ann Southam.

The Dietrich Group - Paris1994/Gallery

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
8:00pm

D.A. Hoskins uses dance as the material for visual art in a moving work by this provocative Toronto company.

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre: TransMigration Artist Salon

Thursday, April 26, 2012
7:30pm – 9:00pm

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre’s Artist Salon is a first-hand, exclusive look at the creative process behind TransMigration. Meet the artists, discover the work-in-progress and share your thoughts and ideas on creativity, contemporary arts, First Nations arts and the impact of Norval Morrisseau’s paintings and life.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rivers

Thursday, April 26, 2012
8:00pm

Toronto Dance Theatre presents the world premiere of a bold new work by Christopher House set to "Rivers," the beloved masterpiece of the late Canadian composer Ann Southam.

The Dietrich Group - Paris1994/Gallery

Thursday, April 26, 2012
8:00pm

D.A. Hoskins uses dance as the material for visual art in a moving work by this provocative Toronto company.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rivers

Friday, April 27, 2012
8:00pm

Toronto Dance Theatre presents the world premiere of a bold new work by Christopher House set to "Rivers," the beloved masterpiece of the late Canadian composer Ann Southam.

The Dietrich Group - Paris1994/Gallery

Friday, April 27, 2012
8:00pm

D.A. Hoskins uses dance as the material for visual art in a moving work by this provocative Toronto company.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rivers

Saturday, April 28, 2012
2:00pm

Toronto Dance Theatre presents the world premiere of a bold new work by Christopher House set to "Rivers," the beloved masterpiece of the late Canadian composer Ann Southam.

Soul Journey to Bulgaria

Saturday, April 28, 2012
2:00pm – 9:30pm

Experience a "Soul Journey to Bulgaria," featuring a unique blend of traditional Bulgarian culture and modern artistic expression. Co-produced by Bulgarian Arts Festival.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rivers

Saturday, April 28, 2012
8:00pm

Toronto Dance Theatre presents the world premiere of a bold new work by Christopher House set to "Rivers," the beloved masterpiece of the late Canadian composer Ann Southam.

The Dietrich Group - Paris1994/Gallery

Saturday, April 28, 2012
8:00pm

D.A. Hoskins uses dance as the material for visual art in a moving work by this provocative Toronto company.

Paper Laced with Gold - Paper Laced Productions

Saturday, April 28, 2012
8:00pm

In this new musical, a daydreaming waitress stuck in a truck stop has a fateful run-in with a juvenile delinquent with a familiar face. By Paper Laced Productions and featuring Belle and Sebastian's Stevie Jackson.

SUNDAY SCENE / Brian Price

Sunday, April 29, 2012
2:00pm

Brian Price is Associate Professor of Film and Visual Studies at the University of Toronto who will respond to the current exhibitions at The Power Plant.

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