Our fascination with fame and celebrity isn’t new—and this is illustrated in Izzy Gallery’s newest exhibit, Terry O’Neil: The Man Who Shot the Sixties. A photographer from the U.K., O’Neill snapped iconic shots of everyone from The Beatles and Rolling Stones to Brigitte Bardot and Faye Dunaway. The opening party features an appearance by O’Neill himself, and his “photographs from the frontline of fame” will remain on display until the end of August.
Toronto Roller Derby and GTA Rollergirls are celebrating WorldPride the best way they know how—with the Clam Slam! Two bouts feature four teams with the greatest names ever, made up of skaters from the queer community. Grab a blanket and park yourself rink-side as Team Uhaul starts things off against Plaid Mafia, followed by the Eager Beavers versus the Clam Diggers.
If the warm weather makes you feel like dancing, well, Harbourfront is where you need to be. Get your groove on every Thursday until the end of summer at Dancing on the Pier. Live music from the likes of the Toronto All-Star Big Band, Sean Bellaviti, and Luis Orbegoso will provide the soundtrack to each themed evening. Got two left feet? No problem! Instructors will be on hand to get your steps in order.