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September 2011

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Gadfly presents Whacking, Voguing & House style dance with DJ Dirty Dale

Thursday, September 1, 2011
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Join us in celebrating our final Dancing on the Pier installment, with a highly stylized modern house dance – which evolved out of the Harlem ballroom scene in the 1960s. Gaining mainstream attention in Madonna’s popular musical single, “Vogue.”

Socacize Workshop

Saturday, September 3, 2011
1:30pm – 2:00pm

A vigorous and exciting Caribbean workout full of Vitamin F... for FUN!

Red Hot Spicy Matador

Saturday, September 3, 2011
2:00pm – 3:00pm

A red hot character from SwizzleStick Theatre’s Dali Gala will roam the site.

Hot Steppa Dancehall Workshop with Baby Boyz Dance Group

Saturday, September 3, 2011
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Come learn some of the latest dancehall moves!

Baby Boyz Dance Group: Pepper

Saturday, September 3, 2011
4:30pm – 5:00pm

A performance by the Baby Boyz Dance Group, featuring the electrifying, visually stunning, hot and spicy dancehall choreography guaranteed to leave you hot like a... Pepper.

Red Hot Spicy Matador

Saturday, September 3, 2011
5:00pm – 6:00pm

A red hot character from SwizzleStick Theatre’s Dali Gala will roam the site.

Bajan Lime with DJ Niterider

Saturday, September 3, 2011
6:00pm – 8:00pm

No one can make a crowd move like Mychael Clarke, a.k.a. “The Magnificent” DJ Niterider.

Bajan Lime with DJ Niterider

Saturday, September 3, 2011
9:00pm – 9:30pm

No one can make a crowd move like Mychael Clarke, a.k.a. “The Magnificent” DJ Niterider.

SUNDAY SCENE / Ihor Holubizky

Sunday, September 4, 2011
2:00pm

Ihor Holubizky is the Senior Curator of the McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton.

Flamenco Dance Workshop for Kids

Sunday, September 4, 2011
3:00pm – 4:00pm

A flamenco dance workshop led by Compania Carmen Romero.

Flamenco Vivo by Compania Carmen Romero

Sunday, September 4, 2011
5:00pm – 5:45pm

Catch a sizzling presentation of flamenco by Compania Carmen Romero!

Hot Thoughts with Slow Food International's Paolo Di Croce

Sunday, September 4, 2011
8:00pm – 9:00pm

At the heart of each festival at Harbourfront Centre lies a hot thought, an idea that seeks to change the way people see the world.

Site Animation by The Chef

Monday, September 5, 2011
1:00pm – 2:00pm

The Chef is hard to miss, but you still want to watch out. He’s an excellent mingler with a super-inflated personality.

Lula Lounge Brunch Salsa Lessons with Miko Sobreira

Monday, September 5, 2011
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Spend the day in Havana!

Site Animation by The Chef

Monday, September 5, 2011
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The Chef is hard to miss, but you still want to watch out. He’s an excellent mingler with a super-inflated personality.

Q-and-A with Calypso Queen MacArthur Linda Lewis followed by Film Screenings

Wednesday, September 7, 2011
8:00pm

An intimate Q-and-A with Calypso Queen MacArthur Linda Lewis, a.k.a. "Calypso Rose," star of the film, Calypso Rose - Lioness of the Jungle. Followed by film screenings.

Reception and Red Carpet Event: Meet and Greet with Director Howard Allen followed by The Skin

Friday, September 16, 2011
6:00pm

Meet Howard Allen, director of The Skin, followed by a screening of his film. Red Carpet Event hosted by the Consulate for Antigua and Barbuda in Toronto.

Chanh Kien Lion Dancers

Saturday, September 17, 2011
3:00pm – 3:15pm

The Chanh Kien Vietnamese Buddhist Youth of Ottawa lion dance troupe, created in 1989, will be performing at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration. The group consists of youths from 12 to 17 years of age.

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 17, 2011
4:05pm

The Dance Crew Divas, a newly formed dance group with members of various ages, will perform at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

Michael Caldwell

Saturday, September 17, 2011
6:00pm

Michael Caldwell, a Toronto-based choreographer/performer and graduate of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre, will bring his choreographic performance Pieces to the stage at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 17, 2011
6:25pm

The Dance Crew Divas, a newly formed dance group with members of various ages, will perform at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

Vietnamese Student Association at Ryerson (VSAR)

Saturday, September 17, 2011
6:45pm

The Vietnamese Student Association at Ryerson (VSAR) will present traditional culture with a modern twist with their performance at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

Thien LE Ao Dai Competition

Saturday, September 17, 2011
7:00pm

The Thien LE Ao Dai Competition is open to contestants of all ages.

Chanh Kien Lion Dancers

Saturday, September 17, 2011
7:30pm – 8:00pm

The Chanh Kien Vietnamese Buddhist Youth of Ottawa lion dance troupe, created in 1989, will be performing at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration. The group consists of youths from 12 to 17 years of age.

DanceWorks | DW190 | Signal Theatre - from thine eyes

Thursday, September 22, 2011
8:00pm

World premiere! Choreographer Michael Greyeyes and writer Yvette Nolan create a dance theatre production where six characters, who are stuck in limbo examine mortality, memory and forgiveness, through the lens of indigenous dance expression.

DanceWorks | DW190 | Signal Theatre - from thine eyes

Friday, September 23, 2011
8:00pm

World premiere! Choreographer Michael Greyeyes and writer Yvette Nolan create a dance theatre production where six characters, who are stuck in limbo examine mortality, memory and forgiveness, through the lens of indigenous dance expression.

DanceWorks | DW190 | Signal Theatre - from thine eyes

Saturday, September 24, 2011
2:00pm

World premiere! Choreographer Michael Greyeyes and writer Yvette Nolan create a dance theatre production where six characters, who are stuck in limbo examine mortality, memory and forgiveness, through the lens of indigenous dance expression.

DanceWorks | DW190 | Signal Theatre - from thine eyes

Saturday, September 24, 2011
8:00pm

World premiere! Choreographer Michael Greyeyes and writer Yvette Nolan create a dance theatre production where six characters, who are stuck in limbo examine mortality, memory and forgiveness, through the lens of indigenous dance expression.

SUNDAY SCENE / Corinn Gerber

Sunday, September 25, 2011
2:00pm

Corinn Gerber, the new Executive Director of Art Metropole, will talk about the fall exhibitions.

Arabesque Dance Company & Orchestra presents the Best of Arabesque: Special Gala Event

Thursday, September 29, 2011
7:00pm

Join the Arabesque family of dedicated artists on this memorable and auspicious occasion.

The Loop Gallery Presents Performance Art + Partnership: A Panel Discussion and Keynote Presentation

Thursday, September 29, 2011
7:00pm

A panel discussion and keynote presentation.

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