Fables for the Future in Dufferin Grove Park
Thursday, Clay and Paper Theatre begins its run of Fables for the Future in Dufferin Grove Park. Giant puppets, masks, original and vibrant design, live music, dance, a robot and signature Clay & Paper Theatre satire and wit gone awry. This is a show for adults and accompanied children that explores the beauty and strangeness that confronts the world at the beginning of this 21st century. Can we trust the narrators? Is the narrator a trickster in disguise? Are all fables fabulous? Come and see the magic unfold at 7pm until Aug 21.
Sensing the Savannah Family Nature Walk in High Park
Park trees are a big topic these days. High Park is home to a huge Black Oak Savannah. Explore the savannah & learn about the flora and fauna that reside here at 6pm on Thursday. Grandparents, parents, teens, children and babies alike will love this chance to discover the natural wonders in High Park’s incredible savannahs.
Play the Uke in Corktown Common
Theatrical Tour-de-Force in Panorama Park
This Sunday, and running until Aug 21, The Cavalcade of Marvels brings spectacle, fun and frivolity to Panorama park. We wrote a blog post about one of their magical experiences in the park. Now, be part of a production at 2:30 on Sunday when a theatrical tour-de-force, combining carny music, street magic, puppetry and awesome showmanship in a Rexdale park.
Moonlight Movies Thurs, Fri and Saturday
Park People and local Friends Groups have been bringing movies to parks all summer long through Moonlight Movies in the Park. This weekend is jam-packed with movies starting with Bend it Like Beckham at Maple Leaf Park, The Lego Movie at Littles Road Park and Madagascar at RV Burgess. Preshows start at 7 and screenings begin at sundown-around 9pm.