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November 2012

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

The War of the Worlds

Thursday, November 1, 2012
8:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

The War of the Worlds

Friday, November 2, 2012
8:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

Community Ofrendas (altars)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:30pm – 2:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

The War of the Worlds

Saturday, November 3, 2012
2:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

ˇDándole a la tradición! (Giving to the Tradition)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
2:00pm – 4:00pm

A collaborative concert bringing together performers, from distinct traditions, who are engaged in a contemporary exploration of Mexican folk music. Featuring Jorge Moreno Salazar, Café con Pan and friends (pictured), and Jorge Lopez.

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Saturday, November 3, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

Viva Mexico Mariachi

Saturday, November 3, 2012
5:00pm – 6:00pm

During Harbourfront Centre's Day of the Dead festival, mariachis culminate the day’s events and help restart the cycle of life.

The War of the Worlds

Saturday, November 3, 2012
8:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

Community Ofrendas (altars)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:30pm – 2:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

ˇDándole a la tradición! (Giving to the Tradition)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm – 4:00pm

A collaborative concert bringing together performers, from distinct traditions, who are engaged in a contemporary exploration of Mexican folk music. Featuring Jorge Moreno Salazar, Café con Pan and friends (pictured), and Jorge Lopez.

The War of the Worlds

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

POWER KIDS / Recreating News

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Inspired by artist Omer Fast’s use of narrative and news media in his piece CNN Concatenated (2002), each participant will create a fictional news event by collaging found text from current newspapers and magazines. For children ages 10 – 15 and their adult companions.

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

Viva Mexico Mariachi

Sunday, November 4, 2012
5:00pm – 6:00pm

During Harbourfront Centre's Day of the Dead festival, mariachis culminate the day’s events and help restart the cycle of life.

Miss Lou's Room: Storytelling

Saturday, November 10, 2012
11:00am – 3:00pm

Learn about "Miss Lou" as you listen to our wonderful volunteer storytellers share stories from around the world. Do you have a favourite story? Come and share it with us!

Nagata Shachu - Work Songs

Saturday, November 10, 2012
8:00pm

Nagata Shachu, Toronto’s premiere Japanese taiko (drum) and music group present its 14th annual concert with a new production titled Work Songs.

Miss Lou's Room: Interactive Exhibition Space

Sunday, November 11, 2012
11:00am – 3:00pm

Learn all about "Miss Lou" as you explore our interactive exhibit.

Nagata Shachu - Work Songs

Sunday, November 11, 2012
2:00pm

Nagata Shachu, Toronto’s premiere Japanese taiko (drum) and music group present its 14th annual concert with a new production titled Work Songs.

Miss Lou's Room: Interactive Exhibition Space

Sunday, November 18, 2012
11:00am – 3:00pm

Learn all about "Miss Lou" as you explore our interactive exhibit.

Miss Lou's Room: Storytelling

Saturday, November 24, 2012
11:00am – 3:00pm

Learn about "Miss Lou" as you listen to our wonderful volunteer storytellers share stories from around the world. Do you have a favourite story? Come and share it with us!

SWEA Annual Swedish Christmas Festival: 30th Anniversary

Saturday, November 24, 2012
11:00am – 5:00pm

The SWEA (Swedish Women's Educational Association International Inc.) Annual Swedish Christmas Festival returns for another year of festive Nordic fun and 30th anniversary celebrations!

Miss Lou's Room: Interactive Exhibition Space

Sunday, November 25, 2012
11:00am – 3:00pm

Learn all about "Miss Lou" as you explore our interactive exhibit.

SWEA Annual Swedish Christmas Festival: 30th Anniversary

Sunday, November 25, 2012
11:00am – 4:00pm

The SWEA (Swedish Women's Educational Association International Inc.) Annual Swedish Christmas Festival returns for another year of festive Nordic fun and 30th anniversary celebrations!

Art of Time Ensemble: The Big Band Show

Friday, November 30, 2012
8:00pm

The Big Band Show is a rare chance to experience the power and beauty of a full 26-piece big band in an extraordinary range of music written for the genre.

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