Announcement: Luminato 2012 Festival Program Announced

From Press Release

Today Luminato, Toronto Festival of Arts and Creativity announced their 2012 Festival program.

The sixth edition of Luminato takes place from June 8–17, 2012 and we look forward to seeing you there.

This year’s line-up proudly boasts:

K’naan • Philip Glass • Robert Lepage • Alice Munro • Batsheva Dance Company • Rufus Wainwright • Anna Mcgarrigle • Stewart Goodyear • Jorinde Voight • Thomas +guinevere • Toronto Symphony Orchestra • Dan Bergeron • Blue Republic • 1000 Tastes Of Toronto • Richard Ford • Chris Cleave & Vincent Lam • Irvine Welsh • Peter Carey • Lewis Lapham • Nicole Krauss • The New Yorker • Magicana • Ernest Ranglin • Michael Rose • Deltron 3030 • Loreena Mckennitt • Kathleen Edwards • Kevin Fox • Dan Mangan • Robert Wison • Diane D’Aquila • Banachek • And hundreds more.


Luminato is Toronto’s fifth season when the festival stages the best of our city and invites the world to celebrate and transform it with us. Luminato is an annual multi-disciplinary celebration of theatre, dance, music, literature, food, visual arts, film, magic, and more. For more information, please visit

Luminato gratefully acknowledges the generous support and vision of its Founding Luminaries, SuperNova donors, and Patron Circle Members. The Festival would not be possible without the support of our Partner in Creativity, L’Oréal Canada. Luminato also acknowledges the support of its Founding Government Partner, the Province of Ontario, the Government of Canada, and the City of Toronto.

Luminato Partners: L’Oréal Canada, TELUS, Kia Canada, President’s Choice, National Bank, Manulife Financial, VISA Infinite.

Major Media Partners: Toronto Star, CBC, The Globe and Mail, Cineplex Media, St. Joseph Communications. List represents commitments as of March 14, 2012.