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January 22, 2007
Exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Toronto’s WinterCity Festival
  
Capture behind-the-scenes rehearsal footage of “Carillon - The Flight of Time” from Italy’s renowned Kitonb Extreme Theatre Company this Thursday at Nathan Phillips Square. A 360-degree experience, this urban theatre production is performed outdoors on multiple stages on the Square, and includes a seven-metre tower woven with more than 600 metres of elastic rope that the dancers/acrobats use to dive, twist and fall.

Date: Thursday, January 25
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St. W.

The award-winning WinterCity runs from January 26 to February 8. For two weeks the festival shines a spotlight on Toronto’s creative and talented performers, diverse hospitality industry, and world-class attractions.

Visit the American Express Ice Gallery to view British Columbia artist Gordon Halloran’s unique works, and check out the Nathan Phillips Square ice rink to see people skate over his ice painting.

For more information about WinterCity and other events produced by Toronto Special Events, call Access Toronto at 416-338-0338 or visit http://www.toronto.ca/special_events.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of more than 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. In the past three years Toronto has won more than 50 awards for quality and innovation in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and livability for all its residents.


Media contact: Grant Ramsay, Toronto Special Events, 416-395-7318


 

 

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