A Bob Marley exhibit sanctioned by the revered Jamaican musician’s household is coming to Toronto.
“Bob Marley One Love Expertise” will open in July for a six-week run on the Lighthouse Immersive Artspace after making its debut in London, England, in February.
The present options six rooms that carry collectively artwork, music, photographs, memorabilia and what are described as “multi-sensory” experiences, Lighthouse Immersive mentioned in a information launch.
Exhibit-goers can take heed to Marley’s music in a digital live performance expertise, view a wall-sized portrait and different art work by Mr. Brainwash, and delve into Marley’s private pursuits, together with his household and soccer. Followers are additionally invited to submit art work to be included within the present at bobmarleyexp.com.
“This exhibit brings collectively a mixture of memorabilia, music, experiential leisure and authentic artwork in a means I’ve really by no means seen earlier than — it transports you proper into the center of Marley’s music,” mentioned Lighthouse Immersive producer Corey Ross.
Marley’s daughter Cedelia Marley, CEO of the Bob Marley Group of Corporations, mentioned within the launch that Toronto is the right place for the exhibit’s first North American cease. “Dad liked enjoying right here and there’s an unbelievable Caribbean group and reggae scene within the metropolis.”
The Toronto run, July 1 to Aug. 14, is introduced with the help of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival, and produced by Lighthouse Immersive and Terrapin Station Leisure.
Tickets go on sale Could 19 at 10 a.m. See bobmarleyexp.com for data.
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