DECLARATION: Repatriation @ROM extended

~ Kitsun√© Soleil in living diorama “Display” in ARTICLE 11’s show at ROM ~   ARTICLE 11 proposed a challenging project to the TAC’s Animating Historic Sites and Museums last year. A piece that would confront the existence and conduct of the very venue we suggested house us. Real, live Indians at the ROM! It…

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AANMITAAGZI HAS ARRIVED!

~ photo of Penny Couchie, co-AD of Aanmitaagzi by Nadya Kwandibens, Redworks ~ we are nestled in the downtown marriott in ottawa, and happy at the arrival of¬†Aanmitaagzi: sid bobb, penny couchie (pictured above) and troupe, drove all the way from Nipissing First Nation North Bay. we’ll all be working to bring an offering to…

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ARTICLE 11 and friends in ottawa

DECLARATION is hitting ottawa in a few weeks. Greats Santee Smith, Monique Mojica, Michelle Latimer, ShoShona Kish, Raven Kanatakta and Jesse Wente will be jamming with us to offer up some creative visitations. Pop by the Salon at the NAC and check out our installation/performance creation lab. All people welcome.

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spirited

Sera-Lys McArthur by Juan Camilo Palacio from the NEPA 2013 production. design Moro, direction/writing Beagan. we’re back at it. in workshop with In Spirit, at queen’s u. this work never stops being topical, yet it is inspired by a missing and murdered case that goes back more than thirty years. our country is sorrowfully slow…

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Fort Art

[photo: Brandon Oakes as “Clem” by Juan Camilo Palacio] our time at the Fort started off with an adventure. the truck for our workshop set was pushed into place by 7 stubborn and generous humans as co-director/founder andy moro steered our one tonne friend along its way. the second day, actors joined and it was…

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A Soldier’s Tale

Michael Greyeyes’ Signal Theatre creatively helms and produces, along with producing partners DanceWorks and commissioning partners Canada Dance Festival and the National Arts Centre. | Choreographed and directed by Michael Greyeyes, this dance theatre work probes the lives of soldiers over the span of fifty years, from the end of the Second World War to…

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