A Summer Celebration of
Music, Dance, Food & Film

Friday, July 27th

Lemon Bucket Orkestra 8pm

Lemon Bucket Orkestra is a guerilla-punk-balkan-folk-brass band massive like no other. Tracing their genesis back to the streets of Toronto, the original quartet of busking troubadours quickly amassed a battalion of like-minded musical souls and the full-blown, dozen plus strong Orkestra was born. The multi award winning ensemble has been heralded as a groundbreaking, genre-bending phenomenon by the Canadian and international media alike and over the past 8 years they have performed on streets and stages around the world, leaving a trail of new friends and dedicated fans in their wake.

 

Mighty Mike 9pm

Step Right Up! Witness Mighty Mike throwing around bowling balls and sledgehammers as if light as a feather… while wearing a 1920s style bathing suit. You’ll be amazed as he drives nails through boards with his hand, bends horseshoes, and tears packs of cards, but try not to laugh at his dance routines.

Mighty Mike’s performance will raise funds for Sanfilippo’s Children’s Research Foundation engaged in research for a cure to Sanfilippo Syndrome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Greatest Showman 9:30pm

Hugh Jackman leads an all-star cast in this bold and original musical filled with infectious showstopping performances that will bring you to your feet time and time again. Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum (Jackman), the film follows the visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle. This inspirational film also stars Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson and Zendaya.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

6-8pm Programs

 

Blisk

A polyphonic Slavic and Balkan vocal experience, backed by hypnotic percussion, movement, and dance.Blisk is a synthesis of polyphonic Eastern European and Balkan song, dance and movement backed by hypnotic percussion. It is described as a musical journey travelling through Ukraine, Poland, Macedonia, Serbia and beyond. Based in Toronto, the members of the group hail from Canada, Ukraine, Poland and Kazakhstan. Blisk made its official public debut in December of 2017 at the Aga Khan Museum opening for JUNO-nominated group Turkwaz. Since then, they have performed at Sofar Sounds Toronto, the Global Toronto Conference, and SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival. Roots Music Canada described Blisk as ‘beauty – in the voices, the look, and the sounds’.Members of Blisk are: Ewelina Ferenc (Poland),  Stacey Y (Ukraine),  Ekaterina (Kazakhstan), Stephania Woloshyn (Ukraine/Canada). Photo credit: Lindsay Duncan

 

 

Dr. Draw

Dr. Draw is known as the first violinist to venture from rock and classical into electronic music culture. His style is difficult to describe as his history with music and culture spans an eccentric lifetime. From playing for royalty in Prague to creating near chaos at the Toronto Beaches Jazz Festival to playing luxury brand events like Chloé and Dom Pérignon, Dr. Draw inspires kudos wherever he plays.

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