Arts & Culture

Hart House Creative LifeSchool

Hart House Creative LifeSchool is where you'll learn techniques and build your skills, but more than that, you’ll design a life that is truly worth living. Film, photography, visual arts and theatre are some of the media, but the result is a more creative you.

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Apr 5 – Sep 30, 2023

Talking Walls Exhibition: I AM...

This Talking Walls exhibition at Hart House serves as a visual reminder that the next generation of change-makers is already in our midst.

Aug 19 – Oct 26, 2023

Documenting Myanmar’s Revolution

The exhibition of Bryan Dickie’s photography from his recently published photo book covering Myanmar’s ongoing civil war.

Sep 22 – Jan 4, 2024

The First 50: Toronto's Hip Hop Architects

This exhibition features 50 of the most influential figures of the Toronto Hip Hop scene between the years 1980-2000.

Sep 27 – Dec 15, 2023

I've Got U Under My Skin: AIDS & Classical Music

Artwork that enriched the world even when the artists were confronted with great suffering, loss, and fear.

Sep 29 – Oct 1, 2023

'Here Together' Exhibition

“Talking Walls” is and on-going series of informal exhibit spaces staged throughout Hart House, build understanding and awareness.

Sep 29 – Mar 22, 2024

Camera Club Open Studios Fall-Winter 2023-24

Camera Club Open Studios offer an opportunity to photograph your model or object in a studio setting.

Sep 29 – Sep 29, 2023

I've Got U Under My Skin: AIDS & Classical Music - Exhibition Tours

Artwork that enriched the world even when the artists were confronted with great suffering, loss, and fear.

Fri, Sep 29, 2023

Stepping Workshop with Montreal Steppers

Performance group the Montreal Steppers are hosting a stepping workshop. Register now!

Sep 29 – Apr 5, 2024

Lyricists' Lounge

In partnership with Toronto2.0, and Never Quantize, these low-key sessions are intended for anyone interested in exploring the craft and the art of Hip Hop.

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Hip Hop’s Five Decades Celebrated in New, Not-to-be-Missed Series at U of T’s Hart House, York U and TMU

This autumn, global cultural export Hip Hop, now 50, will be applauded in a multi-part series of events.

Hart House Theatre Offers Intimacy Consultant for Students across the University

Intimacy coaches, coordinators and consultants are increasingly swung into the theatre’s arsenal of resources.

U of T Alumna, Poet and Arts Educator Recalls her Roots at Hart House

Laboni Islam reflects on her transformative literary experiences at Hart House on the eve of her second major publication.

Neuroscience Student Helped Shape the Music Production Community at Hart House

Bill Xu's experiences at Hart House have nurtured a whole new side of the science student.

Fancy Footwork: Hart House is at the Centre of Many Exciting Dance Opportunities

From a hugely popular Festival of Dance to Zumba classes to hosting breaking championships, Hart House is the place to be for dance.


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Clubs View all →

Hart House Camera Club

What’s in a picture? Anyone can take a photo, but…

Hart House Chamber Strings

The Hart House Chamber Strings is a student-run ensemble…

Hart House Chorus

The HART HOUSE CHORUS is a 50-voice choir auditioned from…

Hart House Film Board

The Hart House Film Board exists to provide assistance to…

Hart House Jazz Choir Onoscatopoeia

Onoscatopoeia (aka Oscat) is the University of Toronto's…

Hart House Jazz Ensemble

The Hart House Jazz Ensemble is an active and vibrant band…

Hart House Orchestra

The Hart House Orchestra is an auditioned group that…

Hart House Singers

The Hart House Singers is a non-auditioned choir that…

Hart House Symphonic Band

The Hart House Symphonic Band is an amateur music group…

Committees View all →

Hart House Student Art Committee

A committee of contemporary art enthusiasts curates the…

Hart House Student Literary and Library Committee

Provides opportunities to explore the various facets of the…

Hart House Student Music Committee

Creates partnerships and presents professional and aspiring…

Hart House Student Theatre Committee

This Committee acts as an Advisory Board for Theatre…