NIIMI’IWE: INDIGENOUS DANCE DOUBLE BILL
Native Earth Performing Arts, Light Breaking Through BROKEN
Mar 30-Apr 1, 2017, 7pm @ AKI Studio
Creative collaboration: Margaret Grenier and Karen Jamieson
Peeling back the layers of the unknown, and forging a path to understanding, Light Breaking Through BROKEN is the personal journey of two artists reconnecting with language, culture, and identity.
Brian Solomon, NDN way
March 30-April 1, 2017, 9pm @AKI Studio
Interpreted by: Brian Solomon and Mariana Meinke
Inspired by the original recording of Cree storyteller Ron Evans, Solomon’s the NDN way re-imagines, remixes and interprets philosophies about medicine teachings, pipe ceremonies, sweat lodges, and death in a highly theatrical, visual art-warp.
First photo by Chris Randle and second photo by David Meinke