RECKONING: A Call to Action

Reckoning is a triptych addressing the fallout from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission within the community. We have performed it live in Tkaronto, Tiohtià:ke (Montreal) and Amiskwaciy Waskahikan (Edmonton.) The work is published by Scirocco Press. In February and May of 2022, we will film the entire project in Mohkinstsis (Calgary.) Funding is thanks to […] Read More

Whānau overseas

“As Indigenous peoples, Māori and Pasifika are global by nature. Moana Nui has the ability to connect us. Our stories are amplified across our digital ocean – reaching across Aotearoa but also throughout Te Moana-nui-a-Kiva and the world. In 2021, the global Indigenous world is more connected than ever – Moana Nui will work to […] Read More

Amiskwaciy Waskahikan

Huge thanks to all who joined us in celebrating Azimuth Theatre and the Expanse festival in Edmo. We were honoured to be hosted online, featuring our new Deer Woman edit as supported by the NAC’s Indigenous Theatre and our original and ongoing partners online, Downstage of Mohkinstsis. Read More

Deer Woman RETURNS!

Deer Woman will be hosted LARGE and free of CHARGE for you all, by the National Arts Centre’s Indigenous Theatre team. We’re so grateful this partnership gave us the chance to go back into the made-for-streaming video version we shot in September, with the beautiful Downstage Performance Society in Mohkinstsis, and do a re-cut. Always […] Read More

Deer Woman endures

This pandemic has shifted everybody’s plans. It is our profound hope that lessons of good are gained during this fallow theatre time, and the world as a whole will become more just. We had to postpone a trip to our family in Australia, initially planned for July 2020. Yirra Yaakin, we love you and will […] Read More

#CANADA 150 @ edinburgh

Santee Smith in the original iteration of DECLARATION, 2013 #Canada150 when will you end? seriously, so many invitations to partake in your events. so many brilliant colleagues roped into feeling complicit with these weird parties. we’re in edinburgh now, proud to be the noted voice of dissent at Selfconscious’s canada hub. we’re doing a DECLARATION.  […] Read More