Birth of a City, the Story of Toronto
Start date: 26 April, 2017
End date: 26 April, 2017
Birth of City tells a story about Toronto’s history that shows the very threads that connect it from it’s earliest recollections when inhabited by our First Nations dating back several thousand years. The presentation opens and closes with exciting live musical production numbers featuring native drummers and a powerful soliloquy “Creating a Bridge between Indigenous & non Indigenous Nations” by Bear Standing Tall (Jason Rocky Carter a Nehiyaw and passionate Medicine Wheel facilitator, teacher and trainer).
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Gala Premier at Daniels Spectrum, April 26th, 2017 Tour of Toronto elementary schools, 100,000 students Featured full length Ken Burns style documentary
The Ken Burns style documentary then takes its audience on a rollicking journey that explores Toronto’s major achievements in each decade, starting in the 1920s right up to our modern day.
Volunteers, to assist in presentation, artists, performers, transportation.