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What’s On Calendar
November 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.

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.

Mexican Folkloric Dance Company

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:00pm

The dramatic and lively performance by this much-loved local dance troupe will be specially choreographed to present dances dedicated to the traditions of the Day of the Dead.

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.

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.

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.

Food Demo with ChocoSol

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

ChocoSol demonstrates the making of chocolate drinks from cacao beans to the finished product.

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.

Folk Dance Workshop with the Mexican Folkloric Dance Company

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

Accompanied by guitar music, members of the Mexican Folkloric Dance Company will engage families in learning a traditional Mexican circle dance. Everyone join in!

Chloë Sayer in conversation with Carlomagno Pedro Martinez

Saturday, November 3, 2012
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Mexican popular culture expert Chloë Sayer sits down for a chat with visiting artist Carlomagno Pedro Martinez.

Food Demo with Rebozos

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

Rebozos demonstrates a traditional dish of pork ribs with chipotle.

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.

Mexican Folkloric Dance Company

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:00pm

The dramatic and lively performance by this much-loved local dance troupe will be specially choreographed to present dances dedicated to the traditions of the Day of the Dead.

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.

SUNDAY SCENE / Mark Pellegrino

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm

Mark Pellegrino is a Toronto-based multi-disciplinary artist and art technician at Vtape, and he will speak on Christian Marclay: The Clock, on view at The Power Plant till 25 November, 2012.

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.

Food Demo with ChocoSol

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

ChocoSol demonstrates the making of chocolate drinks from cacao beans to the finished product.

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.

Folk Dance Workshop with the Mexican Folkloric Dance Company

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 3:30pm

Accompanied by guitar music, members of the Mexican Folkloric Dance Company will engage families in learning a traditional Mexican circle dance. Everyone join in!

Diana Kennedy in conversation with Naomi Duguid

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

Local cookbook author Naomi Duguid chats with lively advocate and authority on Mexican regional cooking and ingredients, Diana Kennedy.

Food Demo with Rebozos

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

Rebozos demonstrates a traditional dish of pork ribs with chipotle.

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.

IN CONVERSATION / Christian Marclay & Michael Snow

Monday, November 5, 2012
7:00pm

SOLD OUT - Michael Snow will engage in a dialogue with artist Christian Marclay about the gallery’s exhibition of The Clock.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rare Mix

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
8:00pm

Twelve extraordinary dancers unleashed in a rare – and radical – showcase featuring masterworks by company co-founder Patricia Beatty, Montreal maverick Jean-Sébastien Lourdais and TDT’s artistic director, Christopher House.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rare Mix

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
8:00pm

Twelve extraordinary dancers unleashed in a rare – and radical – showcase featuring masterworks by company co-founder Patricia Beatty, Montreal maverick Jean-Sébastien Lourdais and TDT’s artistic director, Christopher House.

LECTURES / Jean de Loisy

Thursday, November 8, 2012
7:00pm – 9:00pm

The Canadian Art Foundation International Speaker Series, in collaboration with the Consulate General of France in Toronto and The Power Plant, is pleased to present Jean de Loisy, President of the Palais de Tokyo.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rare Mix

Thursday, November 8, 2012
8:00pm

Twelve extraordinary dancers unleashed in a rare – and radical – showcase featuring masterworks by company co-founder Patricia Beatty, Montreal maverick Jean-Sébastien Lourdais and TDT’s artistic director, Christopher House.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rare Mix

Friday, November 9, 2012
8:00pm

Twelve extraordinary dancers unleashed in a rare – and radical – showcase featuring masterworks by company co-founder Patricia Beatty, Montreal maverick Jean-Sébastien Lourdais and TDT’s artistic director, Christopher House.

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.

Toronto Dance Theatre - Rare Mix

Saturday, November 10, 2012
8:00pm

Twelve extraordinary dancers unleashed in a rare – and radical – showcase featuring masterworks by company co-founder Patricia Beatty, Montreal maverick Jean-Sébastien Lourdais and TDT’s artistic director, Christopher House.

Vanguardia Dance Projects - Showcase: A View on Latin America

Saturday, November 10, 2012
8:00pm

A showcase of Latin American artists from different countries of origin and varying approaches to contemporary dance.

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.

SUNDAY SCENE / Blake Fitzpatrick

Sunday, November 11, 2012
2:00pm

Blake Fitzpatrick holds the positions of Professor and Graduate Program Director in the Documentary Media MFA Program at Ryerson University, and he will speak about Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage, on view at The Power Plant till 25 November, 2012.

DanceWorks DW197 - RUBBERBANDance Group - Gravity of Center

Friday, November 16, 2012
8:00pm

Performed by five powerhouse dancers to a soundtrack by DJ Lil'Jaz, Victor Quijada's Gravity of Center channels the ferocity of hip hop in a perfectly refined choreographic language.

DanceWorks DW197 - RUBBERBANDance Group - Gravity of Center

Saturday, November 17, 2012
8:00pm

Performed by five powerhouse dancers to a soundtrack by DJ Lil'Jaz, Victor Quijada's Gravity of Center channels the ferocity of hip hop in a perfectly refined choreographic language.

Sampradaya Dance Creations - Alchemy

Thursday, November 22, 2012
8:00pm

Lata Pada redefines Indian dance with an eclectic and imaginative programme, with works created by Canada's Natasha Bakht, England's Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Aakash Odedra.

Sampradaya Dance Creations - Alchemy

Friday, November 23, 2012
8:00pm

Lata Pada redefines Indian dance with an eclectic and imaginative programme, with works created by Canada's Natasha Bakht, England's Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Aakash Odedra.

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!

Sampradaya Dance Creations - Alchemy

Saturday, November 24, 2012
8:00pm

Lata Pada redefines Indian dance with an eclectic and imaginative programme, with works created by Canada's Natasha Bakht, England's Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Aakash Odedra.

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!

INTERNATIONAL LECTURE SERIES / Douglas Coupland

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
7:00pm

Acting as a cultural commentator, Douglas Coupland’s talk will draw on his art practice to address the notion of “public” and “private”, fiction and non-fiction.

Ballet Creole - Soulful Messiah

Friday, November 30, 2012
8:00pm

A joyous celebration with tap, African-Caribbean, ballet, jazz and modern. Soulfully danced to Quincy Jones’ Grammy Award-winning R&B rendition of Handel’s Messiah. A holiday tradition!

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.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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