TORONTO/TREATY 13


Vancouver Moving Theatre, in partnership with Native Earth Performing Arts, in association with Jumblies Theatre, and with the development assistance of PTC and Weesageechak Begins to Dance Festival, invite you to witness

WEAVING RECONCILIATION: OUR WAY

Led and performed by indigenous artists, Weaving Reconciliation: Our Way brings to life the story of Old One and his journey to reconcile with himself, his family and his community.  Read more…

WHERE: Native Earth Performing Arts - Aki Studio
The main floor of the Daniels Spectrum
250-585 Dundas Street East, Toronto, Ontario

WHEN: June 6 – 9, 2018
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 2:00pm

PRE-SHOW: Doors open at 7:00pm (Thursday & Friday) and 1:30pm (Saturday)

A preshow sound and image playlist co-curated by local youth with images of Coast Salish homelands, songs reflecting youth voices will play. In addition there will be aTreaty 13 Map, a Turtle Island Quilt and an Audio GalleryPresented by Jumblies Theatre Talking Treaties Project led by Ange Loft.

TICKETS: $25 regular / $20 seniors & students @ nativeearth.ca


YOUTH FROM THE TERRITORY
Jamie-Lee Oshkabewisens (Wikwemikong)
Ashley Riley (Anishinaabe)

Speaker from the Territory
Catherine Tammaro (Wyandot)– dates TBA
Bob (Migiziw) Whiteduck Crawford (Algonquin Nation) – dates TBA

Taking Treaties Host
Victoria Freeman (historian)

HONOURED GUESTS: Each performance will incorporate cultural contributions from youth and speakers from the host territory.  Details coming soon!

SUPPORT AND ACCESSABILITY

  • Support workers will be present at all performances.
  • Aki Studio is wheel chair accessible.
  • ASL Interpretation will be provided for at least one performance, to be announced soon.

DEVELOPMENTAL PARTNERS
Playwrights Theatre Centre and Weesageechak Festival

PRE-SHOW PARTNER – Jumblies Theatre

HOST PARTNER – Native Earth Performing Arts

The Aki Studio at Native Earth Performing Arts stands on the traditional territories of the Misissaugas of the New Credit, Anishinaabe, Hauendenosaunee and Wendat Peoples.