The theme of this year’s Festival is “Waterside”. We want to educate children and make them more aware of our concerning state of environment. By expressing this theme through art, they will become more engaged with the theme as they express their love for life and to take responsibility of our future.
ELIGIBILITY: 17 years old and under
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: May 31st, 2019
ARTS, VIDEO, CHILDREN’S LITERATURE, EXHIBITION:
Selection time: July 2nd and 3rd, 2019
Exhibition: August 10th to 16th, 2019
A. Fine Arts: (2 dimensions and 3 dimensions): Animation, calligraphy, cartoons, ceramic art and pottery, Asian seal carving art, greeting cards, handicrafts, illustrations, paintings, posters, prints, sculptures, etc.
B. Video Arts: Visual arts using digital/analog technology, photography and video (animation photography included).
C. Written Art: (Literature): Fairy tales, poem, proses, scripts (drama, film etc.), stories.
MUSIC AND DANCE COMPETITION:
Music Selection time: July 28-29, 2019
Dance Selection time: Aug 5, 2019
Ballet, children’s theatre play, dance, drama, musical instruments (in groups or solo), poems, puppetry, song and dance, shadow plays, speech, vocal performances etc.
Event Date: July 30th to August 16th, 2019
Content: Visiting museums and art galleries, master class lectures, sightseeing sketches, oral English learning, etc.
FESTIVAL CONCERT GALA AND AWARD CEREMONY
Event Date: August 9th, 2019
Content: Inviting Canadian and Chinese politicians, famous Canadian artists, festival organizing committee’s members, and members of the jury, guest speakers, award winners, and performances from award recipients.
Who is it for?
17 and under
Tickets : $28 – $188
How to get tickets?
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: August 10 – 16, 2019
9 AM to 5 PM
Venue: Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St W, Toronto ON M5H 2N2
Public transport accessible