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What’s On Calendar
July 2012

Harbourfront Centre continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus. For the health and safety of all our staff and our volunteers, our patrons, supporters and the community, and in line with the advice and guidelines of Toronto Public Health, we will be closed to the public until further notice. Learn more here.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Sunday, July 1, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Canada Day Poetry Slam Finals

Sunday, July 1, 2012
3:00pm – 4:30pm

Harbourfront Centre, in partnership with Toronto Poetry Project, brings you the Canada Day Poetry Slam Finals. Four poets were slammed from the first round. Just four more remain!

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Tuesday, July 3, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Thursday, July 5, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Friday, July 6, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Brazil: Many Eyes, Different Visions

Friday, July 6, 2012
7:00pm –11:00pm

A visual arts exhibition showcasing different artists and their diverse styles.

Photo Exhibit: Brasilia, UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Friday, July 6, 2012
7:00pm –11:00pm

Ronaldo Silva's highlight the idealism of Juscelino Kubitschek’s socialist government and its team of visionary urban planners, architects and landscape designers.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Saturday, July 7, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Brazil: Many Eyes, Different Visions

Saturday, July 7, 2012
12:00pm –11:00pm

A visual arts exhibition showcasing different artists and their diverse styles.

Photo Exhibit: Brasilia, UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Saturday, July 7, 2012
1:00pm –11:00pm

Ronaldo Silva's highlight the idealism of Juscelino Kubitschek’s socialist government and its team of visionary urban planners, architects and landscape designers.

Santa Catarina's Carnival Photo Exhibit

Saturday, July 7, 2012
1:00pm –11:00pm

Photographer and teacher Daniel Babinksi has a collection of 7,000 photos of Carnival in Santa Catarina – a southern region of Brazil. A selection will be on display during Expressions of Brazil.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Sunday, July 8, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Brazil: Many Eyes, Different Visions

Sunday, July 8, 2012
12:00pm –11:00pm

A visual arts exhibition showcasing different artists and their diverse styles.

Photo Exhibit: Brasilia, UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Ronaldo Silva's highlight the idealism of Juscelino Kubitschek’s socialist government and its team of visionary urban planners, architects and landscape designers.

Santa Catarina's Carnival Photo Exhibit

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Photographer and teacher Daniel Babinksi has a collection of 7,000 photos of Carnival in Santa Catarina – a southern region of Brazil. A selection will be on display during Expressions of Brazil.

SUNDAY SCENE / Gina Badger

Sunday, July 8, 2012
2:00pm

Gina Badger is an artist and writer working in the expanded field of sculpture and installation, and she will respond to the current exhibition at The Power Plant.

Fashion Show

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Brazil is claiming its place on the global stage and interestingly, fashion is playing a major role in the country’s ascendance. Don't miss our fashion show featuring Baby Steinberg, Clarice Michelon and swimwear by Etc&Tal.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

IN CONVERSATION / Vera Frenkel & Ihor Holubizky

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
7:00pm

Vera Frenkel is one of Canada’s most influential artists whose work was included in The Power Plant’s inaugural exhibition Toronto: A Play of History (1987), and she will engage in a conversation with Ihor Holubizky, a former Curator at The Power Plant from 1987–88.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Thursday, July 12, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Friday, July 13, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Saturday, July 14, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm – 3:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
6:00pm – 7:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Spring Visual Arts Exhibitions 2012

Sunday, July 15, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Six must-see exhibitions explore the private and public events that comprise our country's heritage.

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm – 3:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

SUNDAY SCENE / The Power Plant Animateurs

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm

The Power Plant’s trained Animateurs lead a tour of the current exhibition Tools for Conviviality.

POWER KIDS / Useless Tools

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Inspired by the current group exhibition Tools for Conviviality, this FREE workshop will teach kids the processes of product development and simple tool-making.

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Summer Exhibitions 2012 - Opening Reception

Thursday, July 19, 2012
6:00pm –10:00pm

Please join us for the opening of eight exciting new exhibitions.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, July 20, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

PyRomeo

Friday, July 20, 2012
9:00pm – 9:30pm

Enjoy a smokin’ performance sure to light your sense on fire!

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, July 21, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Cabaret Noir

Saturday, July 21, 2012
1:30pm – 2:30pm

At the Cabaret Noir, audiences will experience a multiple course feast of African culture – from food to music to dance!

Hottt Mmammacita

Saturday, July 21, 2012
2:30pm – 3:30pm

Enjoy sizzling site animation from The SwizzleStick Theatre!

Hottt Mmammacita

Saturday, July 21, 2012
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Enjoy sizzling site animation from The SwizzleStick Theatre!

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, July 22, 2012
10:00am – 9:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Field Trip: Walking Tour with Kerry Potts and Don Jabokwoam

Sunday, July 22, 2012
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Kerry Potts and Don Jabokwoam situate The Power Plant, the greater Harbourfront and Toronto area within its Aboriginal histories through a FREE afternoon walking tour.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, July 23, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Thursday, July 26, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, July 27, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Aesthetec Studio: Sing & Paint

Friday, July 27, 2012
7:00pm – 9:30pm

Sing & Paint is an interactive installation where audiences paint their own vocal chords!

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, July 28, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Flames Across the Border Featuring Mike Ford

Saturday, July 28, 2012
1:00pm

An interactive breakneck tour through the history of the 1812 war and its historical implications told with brilliant guitar playing and song by Mike Ford. Suitable for families and children, eight and up.

Aesthetec Studio: Sing & Paint

Saturday, July 28, 2012
1:00pm – 7:30pm

Sing & Paint is an interactive installation where audiences paint their own vocal chords!

Flames Across the Border Featuring Mike Ford

Saturday, July 28, 2012
5:00pm

An interactive breakneck tour through the history of the 1812 war and its historical implications told with brilliant guitar playing and song by Mike Ford. Suitable for families and children, eight and up.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, July 29, 2012
10:00am – 9:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

The Canadian Opera Company presents Hansel and Gretel

Sunday, July 29, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Join in and let your vocal chords soar as Hansel and Gretel follow the breadcrumb trail to the gingerbread house.

Aesthetec Studio: Sing & Paint

Sunday, July 29, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Sing & Paint is an interactive installation where audiences paint their own vocal chords!

FROM THE ARCHIVES / Paul Zingrone

Sunday, July 29, 2012
2:00pm

Unfortunately, this program has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, July 30, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
10:00am –11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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