June 21 | 1:30–3:30pm
A free, community event in the new Regent Park public park
620 Parliament Street
A CELEBRATION UNLIKE ANY OTHER!
A party for the official opening of the new 6-acre park in Regent Park, with the City of Toronto, Regent Park School of Music, dozens of bands, and unexpected performers.
Event direction by Bill Coleman
Music direction by John Oswald
Project coordination by Thom Sokoloski (SmartCulture Public Art)
Featuring the Toronto Symphony Orchestra with Maestro Bramwell Tovey,
The Regent Park School of Music and its many ensembles,
Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie dancers with surprising vignettes,
Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre and Aanmitaagzi Dancers for National Aboriginal Day, Magnolia New Orleans Brass Band, The Optimists Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps, Muhtadi Drummers, Improvisors for Beer, Bengladesh Regent Park Residents Performers, The Rushing Woody Allan Violinist, Tian Guo Marching Band, Southside Swag, Mixed Faith Choir and more diverse performers from ages 10 to 70!
And banners by ArtHeart!
Generously supported by Artscape,
The Daniels Spectrum, and Eli & Phil Taylor