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

In Spirit with UITC in Winnipeg

In Spirit, featuring Cecil Mann-Nelson, runs in Winnipeg through Urban Indigenous Theatre Company at the Théâtre Cercle Molière from May 23 to 28, 2017. Shows nightly at 7:30. More info at UITC‘s site. PRODUCTION DESIGN  Andy Moro DIRECTION  Tara Beagan UITC ARTISTIC DIRECTION Columpa Bobb Shortly after finalizing the shape of In Spirit, we realized […] Read More

DECLARATION @ HPR

we’re playing right in downtown calgary, in the HQ of the fabulous Mayor Nenshi! we’re not too shy to say he’s even going to guest in for one of the showings. Thrush, Derksen, Many Fingers, Nenshi and some damn fine prairie weather… nothing sweeter than that. read all about it. Read More

imagineNATIVE awards 2016!

we are proud and humbled to return as artistic directors of the 17th annual imagineNATIVE film and media arts festival, saturday october 22, 2016. this year, our work was made possible through a generous sponsorship of A11 from Solotech Inc. and the magnanimous Greg Wilkie. huge thanks to Greg and Solotech for supporting our contribution […] Read More