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What’s On Calendar
July 2012

Wibi

Sunday, July 1, 2012
12:30pm

Canada Day: Going Global festival partners with SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival to bring the sounds of Wibi to our country's biggest birthday celebration!

Crack of Dawn

Sunday, July 1, 2012
2:00pm – 3:00pm

By being the first Canadian black band to ever sign with a major label, Crack Of Dawn made it possible for other black, local indie acts to "crossover" into the mainstream. Crack of Dawn represents the consciousness of Canadian black music in the '70s.

Meet and Greet with Crack of Dawn

Sunday, July 1, 2012
3:30pm – 4:00pm

Come down and meet Crack of Dawn, the first Canadian black band to ever sign with a major label.

Orfea and the Golden Harp

Sunday, July 1, 2012
4:00pm

A delightful retelling of the Orpheus myth for the whole family, from Theatre Cotton Robes. Thanks to our 2011 audiences.

O Canada Singing Competition: Finalists

Sunday, July 1, 2012
4:00pm – 4:30pm

Who will win our Harbourfront Centre "O Canada" Singing Competition? Find out today as the finalists square off on the Redpath Stage!

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
5:00pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Toronto All Star Big Band

Sunday, July 1, 2012
6:30pm

Spend the Canada Day long weekend listening to your favourites, including Glenn Miller, Lee Dorsey, and Benny Goodman, and the songs of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and The Andrews Sisters!

DJ Manifest

Sunday, July 1, 2012
7:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
7:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Zaki Ibrahim

Sunday, July 1, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Canadian-born, South African singer/songwriter Zaki Ibrahim debuts her latest release that spans the spectrum of the urban music genre.

DJ Manifest

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:00pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:00pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Canada Day Shorts: Inuit Film Spotlights

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:00pm –11:00pm

A family-friendly film series that explores our festival theme of Crossroads and places a spotlight on Inuit artists and culture.

The Hidden Cameras

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

The Hidden Cameras return to their hometown from Berlin to perform their first full-fledged show in over two years!

SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival Tent

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Canada Day: Going Global festival partners with SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival to bring a preview to all things a capella!

Spectrum: Global Bollywood - Bollywood Dance Workshop

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Global Bollywood, a part of the Spectrum collaborative, hosts a Bollywood dance workshop in Lakeside Terrace.

DJ Manifest

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Spectrum: Global Bollywood Music

Monday, July 2, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Spectrum is an exciting new initiative in programming, highlighting the global influences of Toronto’s dance and musical landscape.

DJ Manifest

Monday, July 2, 2012
4:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Monday, July 2, 2012
4:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Toronto All Star Big Band

Monday, July 2, 2012
5:30pm

Spend the Canada Day long weekend listening to your favourites, including Glenn Miller, Lee Dorsey, and Benny Goodman, and the songs of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and The Andrews Sisters!

Free Flicks - Office Space

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
9:00pm

A team of unlikely rebels decide to take on their company and receive their due in this cult-classic comedy.

Fiddlers and Firebrands: Music from Old Ontario

Thursday, July 5, 2012
7:00pm

To mark the bicentenary of the War of 1812, Canadian music legends Muddy York and friends regale us with songs and dance tunes from early Ontario. Thanks to Phyllis & Bill Waters.

Dancing on the Pier: Line Dancing and Two-Step

Thursday, July 5, 2012
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

BRAFFTV Film Series: Listening the River: A Sound Sculpture by Cildo Meireles

Friday, July 6, 2012
6:00pm

This film follows the work of Cildo Meireles, an artist, while he searches for the sound of the main Brazilian hydro banks and "processed" waters.

BRAFFTV Film Series

Friday, July 6, 2012
6:00pm –11:00pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

Tio Chorinho

Friday, July 6, 2012
8:30pm – 9:30pm

Tio Chorinho is a new Toronto ensemble dedicated to performing Brazilian choro music in the tradition of the great mandolin master, Jacob do Bandolim.

BRAFFTV Film Series: The Oyster and the Wind

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:00pm –11:00pm

A fantasy/mystery film about the disappearance of a lighthouse owner and his daughter.

Brothers of Brazil - CANCELLED

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Please note that this performance has been cancelled. It's probably safe to say that you've never heard anything like Brothers of Brazil before. The brotherly duo makes some of the most original songs around, combining elements of Bossa Nova and samba with rock and funk.

Matuto

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Matuto blends high-energy Brazilian percussion, blues-drenched vocals, telecaster twang, accordion acrobatics and folksy fiddle tunes, resulting in an organic, animated new sound.

Shake it Up with DJ Fabio Lima and DJ V

Friday, July 6, 2012
11:00pm – 2:00am

Shake it up as DJ Fabio Lima and DJ Vilton spin the hottest rhythms from Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo!

Zé Fuá

Saturday, July 7, 2012
2:30pm – 3:30pm

Zé Fuá delivers a blast of energy and excitement in authentic pernambuco-style forró.

Bruno Capinan and Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Toronto-based singer and songwriter Bruno Capinan brings samba, bossa nova and the tropicalia to Expressions of Brazil!

Betty Santos and Friends

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm – 6:00pm

Join Betty Santos and her friends - including Digue Braga, Geovanni Cordeiro and the Group Sambalanco (Carlinhos Pernambuco, Andre Cabral, Mike Silva, Geovane Lopes and Mauro Pandeiro) - for traditional Brazillian music and more!

BRAFFTV Film Series: Estamira

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Estamira follows the life of a schizophrenic woman in search of the truth.

BRAFFTV Film Series

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm –11:00pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

Abanda

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

Abanda formed as a result of the music lab at the Casa Grande Foundation, a foundation that uses communications training and youth empowerment to invigorate one of Brazil's poorest regions.

Maria Bonita and The Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
8:30pm – 9:30pm

Maria Bonita and The Band bring the playful rhythms of Forró Pe de Serra from Brazil straight to your backyard.

BRAFFTV Film Series: Foolish Heart

Saturday, July 7, 2012
8:30pm –11:00pm

Foolish Heart documents one man's journey to reconnect with his past.

Aline Morales

Saturday, July 7, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Aline Morales’ days of being Toronto’s best-kept secret are over. The Grid referred to Morales' latest release as "the finest Brazilian album ever produced in Canada."

Brazilian Carnaval Ball

Saturday, July 7, 2012
11:00pm – 2:00am

You can't help but have a great time at this carnaval ball featuring samba, traditional marchinhas, frevos, and much more! The Banda Bracatum and singers Cibele Iglesias and Salviano Pessoa promise an unforgettable party. Sponsored by Brazil Remittance.

BRAFFTV Film Series: Short Films

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm – 2:30pm

Sit back and enjoy an afternoon of short films.

Chat with Casa Grande Foundation

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm – 2:30pm

The representatives from Casa Grande Foundation will be talking to the audience about their work with youth and kids.

BRAFFTV Film Series

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

The BRAFFTV Film Series features great Brazilian films selected and curated by award-winning director of photography, Katia Coelho.

Salviano Pessoa

Sunday, July 8, 2012
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Salviano Pessoa has been noticed for his poetic compositions and original songs. He is, beyond a doubt, one of the great new talents of Brazilian music.

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.

Maracutu Mar Aberto

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays maracatu de baque virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions. Presented by Uma Nota Só.

Maracutu Mar Aberto presented by Uma Nota

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays Maracatu de Baque Virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions.

BRAFFTV Film Series: Tonic Dominant

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm – 5:30pm

A film for music lovers that documents three days in the life of a young clarinetist who is in love with a violinist.

Bavia Arts Brazilian Drumming Workshop for Kids

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Bavia Arts Studio leads a fun and exciting drumming workshop where kids are allowed to be as loud as they want!

Pedro Quental and Band

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:30pm – 6:00pm

A double-shot of samba with a "carioca soul" chaser. Don't miss the groove-laden sets of Pedro Quental!

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.

Free Flicks - Zoolander

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
9:00pm

A funny satire on the modelling industry, Zoolander strikes all the right poses and is perfectly positioned to bring the laughs!

Wassho!

Thursday, July 12, 2012
7:00pm

Toronto’s thrilling taiko drumming troupe, Nagata Shachu, celebrates summer at their annual appearance at the Toronto Music Garden. Thanks to Ben Saskin.

Dancing on the Pier: Swing and Cha-Cha

Thursday, July 12, 2012
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - Gyles

Friday, July 13, 2012
7:30pm – 8:00pm

A powerhouse and thoughtful lyricist who's music is a perfect mix of old-school danceability, playful imagery and silky strong vocals.

Maylee Todd

Friday, July 13, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

With the voice of an angel, charismatic stage presence and a string of infectious tunes, Maylee Todd is turning heads with her unique brand of boogie, bossa, space funk, psychedelia and soul.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - LAL

Friday, July 13, 2012
9:00pm – 9:30pm

LAL are a band, but not only a band, they're a music-making magical mushroom, the visible flowering part of a much larger organism, connected with very fine but infinitely resilient roots.

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou

Friday, July 13, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Some of the best-kept secrets are worth revealing, and the eternal youth of the legendary Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou is just one of those hidden treasures. Canadian debut!

Kidz Sound Zone

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm – 8:00pm

This weekend, Zone 4 will host unique activities for kids, focusing on the traditions of sound clash and the interesting elements of sound itself.

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Sound Lounge

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Hang out in the Sound Lounge and turn up the volume!

Salsa on the Lake with Caliente Entertainment (Beginner)

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

Learn the basic salsa steps that'll have you ready to move at the La Maquina de la Salsa performance immediately following this workshop!

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm – 2:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - OPOPO

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm – 2:30pm

A duo that delivers stage magic with a rock-meets-techno sound. As (o)zone binds with (p)hospherous so do synths, drums and waves. OPOPO is not just a name, but a formula for light.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - Chloe Charles

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:00pm – 3:30pm

An artist with the poise and beauty of a cocktail-sipping movie star from the 1950s, the depth and intellectual prowess of a beat poet and the sound of a modern day folk-infused soul songstress.

La Maquina de la Salsa (with tribute to Billy Bryans)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Led by Marta Elena, La Maquina de la Salsa features a 12-piece orchestra directed by gifted Cuban pianist, Larry Mesa Benitez. La Maquina and Harbourfront Centre will honour the late Billy Bryans.

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Salsa on the Lake with Caliente Entertainment (Intermediate)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Calling all salsa lovers! Join us for an exciting lesson in intermediate salsa moves. Beginners are welcome to show off and improve upon the skills they learned at the first workshop.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm – 5:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist – Progress and the Rebel Alliance

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm – 5:00pm

Molten lava. Raging storm. Earthquake. These words are synonymous with the high-energy reggae style of this Barbados-born, Toronto-based artist.

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
5:30pm – 6:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
5:30pm – 6:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Film Screening: Young Jeezy - A Hustlerz Ambition and Big Daddy Kane

Saturday, July 14, 2012
6:00pm

Emmy Award-winning producer/director P. Frank Williams will screen Young Jeezy - A Hustlerz Ambition and never-before-seen clips from the Big Daddy Kane documentary. Q&A to follow.

DJ Tasha Rozez

Saturday, July 14, 2012
6:00pm – 6:30pm

DJ Tasha Rozez, the first-ever "Female Sound Clash Champion," delivers the newest and hottest sounds in dancehall.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist – Rich Kidd

Saturday, July 14, 2012
7:30pm – 8:00pm

This Toronto-born, critically acclaimed producer, MC, songwriter and director is a mad musical genius with the vision of creating a monster.

Freedom Writers with Special Guest JD Era

Saturday, July 14, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

The Freedom Writers movement is a collective of Toronto-based artists that include Big Sproxx, Theology 3, Tona, Adam Bomb, Frankie Payne and Progress. With JD Era.

DJ Tasha Rozez

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:00pm – 9:30pm

DJ Tasha Rozez, the first-ever "Female Sound Clash Champion," delivers the newest and hottest sounds in dancehall.

Elzhi

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:30pm –10:30pm

Former Slum Village member Elzhi is known for his unique sound that has inspired countless groups outside the traditional realms of hip hop. Many know him as "Detroit's Best Kept Secret."

Videos in the Orchard

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:30pm –10:30pm

Music videos on a loop!

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:23am

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:23am

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Arts Funding: Grant Applications Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Attend our panel discussion featuring various arts funding organizations and learn what grant applications are available to the dance/music community.

Kidz Sound Zone

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

This weekend, Zone 4 will host unique activities for kids, focusing on the traditions of sound clash and the interesting elements of sound itself.

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Street Stylez Hip Hop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Graeme Guthrie teaches you all there is to know about hip hop music and dance at this informative workshop.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Anke Djé, Anke Bé: Diasporic African Drumming

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Along with a dynamic ensemble of musicians, Toronto-based drummer, instructor and facilitator Barry Hibbert will present an energetic programme infusing traditional drumming and dance from Guinea.

Sound Lounge

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Hang out in the Sound Lounge and turn up the volume!

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm – 2:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm – 2:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

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: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Street Stylez Hip Hop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Graeme Guthrie teaches you all there is to know about hip hop music and dance at this informative workshop.

From the Gardens of India

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm

Bageshree Vaze (voice) and Vineet Vyas (tabla) present North Indian classical ragas, drawing on traditional Indian rustic themes and stories.

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:30pm – 5:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
5:30pm – 6:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Assembly of First Nations: Welcome Concert

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
7:00pm –11:00pm

The Assembly of First Nations 33rd Annual General Assembly Host Committee is pleased to invite all to a musical feast!

Free Flicks - When We Were Kings

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
9:00pm

A riveting look at history, music and of course boxing, When We Were Kings is a must-see!

Jayme Stone's Room of Wonders

Thursday, July 19, 2012
7:00pm

Music inspired by traditions from around the world, performed by Juno-winning Jayme Stone (banjo), Kevin Turcotte (horns), Andrew Downing (cello) and Joe Phillips (bass).

Dancing on the Pier: Afro Caribbean and Zouk

Thursday, July 19, 2012
7:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

Mexico Amigo Mariachi

Friday, July 20, 2012
7:00pm – 8:00pm

Mexico Amigo provides an exciting, vivid view of Mexican folklore and culture, featuring authentic costumes and instruments that highlight its extensive repertoire.

Shelley Hamilton: Host

Friday, July 20, 2012
8:00pm –11:00pm

Shelley Hamilton hosts the WestJet Stage all weekend long.

Kae Sun

Friday, July 20, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Kae Sun, born Kwaku Darko-Mensah Jr., combines the best of the singer-songwriter tradition, lightning pulses of soul, and a few echoes of hip-hop into a unique style known as "urban folk."

Ana Tijoux

Friday, July 20, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Ana Tijoux is one of the hottest artists coming out of Chile today! Her music stands at a unique intersection: her lyrics are modern and fueled by current political issues but her sound harkens back to the '90s and the golden age of hip hop.

Savoury Cinema: Ratatouille

Saturday, July 21, 2012
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Academy Award-winning director Brad Bird (The Incredibles) and the amazing storytellers at Pixar Animation Studios (Cars, Finding Nemo) take you into an entirely new and original world where the unthinkable combination of a rat and a five-star gourmet restaurant come together for the ultimate fish-out-of-water tale.

Shelley Hamilton: Host

Saturday, July 21, 2012
2:30pm –11:00pm

Shelley Hamilton hosts the WestJet Stage all weekend long.

KC Roberts & the Live Revolution

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

KC Roberts & the Live Revolution bring their high-octane funk to our WestJet stage!

Savoury Cinema: El Bulli: Cooking in Progress

Saturday, July 21, 2012
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Three-star chef Ferran Adrià is widely considered the best, most innovative and craziest chef in the world. Each year his restaurant El Bulli closes for six months – time for Adrià and his team to retire to his Barcelona cooking laboratory to create the new menu for the coming season. Anything goes – except copying oneself.

Hands On Hot & Spicy: Foraging Seminar with Slow Food Toronto

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

Learn the ins and outs of foraging around the city with a representative from Slow Food Toronto!

Savoury Cinema: A Matter of Taste: Serving up Paul Liebrandt

Saturday, July 21, 2012
7:00pm – 8:00pm

A Matter of Taste takes an intimate look inside the world of an immensely talented and driven young chef, Paul Liebrandt.

Cratery

Saturday, July 21, 2012
7:00pm – 8:00pm

Poverty-stricken soul. Smoked-out jazz. Fluorescent-coloured boogie. Foreign psychedelic madness. A few of the musical genres you might encounter on an episode of Cratery: a monthly vinyl podcast from record aficionados Arcee, Kaewonder and DJ Serious.

The Slakadeliqs

Saturday, July 21, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Performing producer Slakah the Beatchild is ready to introduce the world to his alter-ego: The Slakadeliqs!

Cratery

Saturday, July 21, 2012
9:00pm – 9:30pm

Poverty-stricken soul. Smoked-out jazz. Fluorescent-coloured boogie. Foreign psychedelic madness. A few of the musical genres you might encounter on an episode of Cratery: a monthly vinyl podcast from record aficionados Arcee, Kaewonder and DJ Serious.

Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens

Saturday, July 21, 2012
9:30pm –11:00pm

Naomi Shelton is no ordinary gospel singer!

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.

Hitting the Waves: Electronic Percussion by the Lake

Sunday, July 22, 2012
4:00pm

Rick Sacks mixes sounds of nature, industry and percussion to fill time and space with delightful, intriguing music, including his theatrical "Le Bateau" invoking sounds and sights of the waterfront. Thanks to Ben Saskin.

Hands On Hot & Spicy: Foraging Seminar with Slow Food Toronto

Sunday, July 22, 2012
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Learn the ins and outs of foraging around the city with a representative from Slow Food Toronto!

Slim Moore & the Mar-Kays

Sunday, July 22, 2012
4:30pm – 6:00pm

When you combine Slim Moore’s hot-buttered voice with the honey-glazed horns and the oil-slick rhythm section of the Mar-Kays, you get the kind of deep, rugged, gut-wrenching soul music that only comes around once in a blue moon.

Shelley Hamilton: Host

Sunday, July 22, 2012
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Shelley Hamilton hosts the WestJet Stage all weekend long.

Free Flicks - Napoleon Dynamite

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
9:00pm

Napoleon Dynamite stands as an unlikely hit, with an unprecedented level of awkwardness and quotable lines!

Music from the Natural World

Thursday, July 26, 2012
7:00pm

The virtuosi of Erosonic – David Mott (baritone saxophone) and Joseph Petric (accordion) – perform new music inspired by nature.

Dancing on the Pier: Line Dancing and Two-Step

Thursday, July 26, 2012
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

The Listening Trees

Friday, July 27, 2012
6:00pm – 9:30pm

Catch a relaxing time under the Zone 5 trees listening to the way that music can tell stories!

Maryem Hassan Tollar

Friday, July 27, 2012
7:00pm

Maryem Hassan Tollar's favourite classic pop tunes, with ancient string accompaniment. Kate Bush on qanun, Joni Mitchell on tambura and Prince on violin - as if it t'were ever so.

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!

Tio Chorinho

Friday, July 27, 2012
8:00pm – 9:00pm

Old world mandolins transposed to the new world, played brazilian style - with all the verve, colour and sexiness that that conjours up.

iNSiDEaMiND

Friday, July 27, 2012
9:00pm – 9:30pm

Having shared the stage or collaborated with artists such as Kid Koala, RJD2 and DJ Food among others, iNSiDEaMiND's sound is often described as "listening to a movie."

Masters of Mali Featuring Sidi Touré

Friday, July 27, 2012
9:30pm –10:30pm

Masters of Mali deliver ancient African string airs as if they were written today, speaking to generations of tomorrow. Featuring Sidi Touré.

iNSiDEaMiND

Friday, July 27, 2012
10:30pm –11:00pm

Having shared the stage or collaborated with artists such as Kid Koala, RJD2 and DJ Food among others, iNSiDEaMiND's sound is often described as "listening to a movie."

Royal Conservatory of Music presents Young Artists Performance Academy

Saturday, July 28, 2012
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Don't miss an afternoon of outstanding virtuosic performances by brilliant young musicians, ages 9-18, of the Royal Conservatory’s Young Artists Performance Academy.

Flames Across the Border Featuring Mike Ford

Saturday, July 28, 2012
1:00pm