Miss Louise Bennett-Coverley

Creative Edge: Crafting Chapters and Verses with Maurice & Marsha

This Jamaican poetry workshop is an in-depth introduction to the poetry and performance style of Miss Louise Bennett-Coverley. Participants will read, translate, interpret and perform poetry written by Miss Lou, and create and perform their own poetry that will be written in typical Miss Lou-style.   This workshop will be facilitated by guest facilitators Maurice Gordon and […]

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Creative Edge: Breaking! 

In this half-day workshop, students will be introduced to the basics of break dance by a professional break dancer! Come prepared to move and “break a sweat!” This workshop is presented in partnership with Breaking Canada as a part of Harbourfront Centre’s KUUMBA Festival. 

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celebrating black futures month

Creative Edge: School Visits Celebrates Black Futures Month – Screen-printing

For Black Futures Month 2024, we offer a Visual Arts program specifically for February: screen-printing! In this full-day program, students will explore how textile arts have impacted social change across diverse communities and use this as inspiration to design and screen-print their own wearable patch, bringing awareness to a social justice issue that is of […]

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Group of children watching an Indigenous performance

Creative Edge: National Day For Truth and Reconciliation / Orange Shirt Day Program

Harbourfront Centre is committed to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 Calls to Action. To this end, we continue to provide various educational opportunities to support you and your students in building connections to the cultural and artistic expression of First Nations, Métis and Inuit cultures. In September, our programming will focus on Canada’s history […]

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Boy smiling at camera while playing outside

Creative Edge: My First Field Trip

A new experience developed with the needs of kindergarten students in mind, My First Field Trip program gives students a taste of what Harbourfront Centre has to offer! This program will be delivered in three 45–60-minute sections: Visual Arts, Performing Arts and Campus Walk! Our programming ensures students understand the expectations of being in a […]

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