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Colombian Colours II Diaspora Festival (July 15-17)

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Colombian Colours II Diaspora Festival (July 15-17)
When

Friday, July 15, 2011 - 10:00am

Where

Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON
M5J 2G8

Details

Harbourfront Centre, along with its lead summer partner The Toronto Port Authority, and festival partners Pacific Rubiales, Scotiabank, AviancaTaca and Caracol T.V., are proud to present the return of Colombian Colours – II Diaspora Festival. From July 15 to 17, audiences from the GTA and beyond are invited to celebrate this vibrant culture with international and local performances in music, theatre, film, dance and more. This festival is co-produced by the Casa Cultural Colombiana and Tridha Arts Association.

FEATURED LITERARY EVENTS:

BOGOTA MMX – 200 years after: Friday July 15, Saturday, July 16 & Sunday, July 17, all day (location TBA).

200 years after art exhibition and corresponding book features photographs of daily situations, people and animals in Colombia’s capital city. This book will be part of the documents included in Bogota’s Bicentenary Urn (a time capsule) closed in May 2011 that is scheduled be opened on July 20, 2110.

La Palabra se Toma la Palabra: Juanse: Saturday, July 16, 3:30 p.m. (Studio Theatre).

Amazing Professional Events highlights Colombian creativity is highlighted through writings that express the deep thoughts of local community writers such as Camilo Ramírez, Freddy Vélez, Patricia González, Jackeline Barragán and William Serrano. Their rich imagination brings a unique reflection of our diversity and the cultural contribution to the Colombian Diaspora. Singer-songwriter Juanse will also present a variety of songs about being away from home, love and destiny.
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For full details on the festival, please see http://www.harbourfrontcentre.....

Location

Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON M5J 2G8 43° 0' 0" N, 79° 0' 0" W

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