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NIIMI’IWE Indigenous Double Bill

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - April 1 @ 10:30 pm

$25 - $40

Native Earth Performing Arts presents Niimi’iwe: Indigenous Dance Double Bill – its annual three-night Indigenous dance series. Featuring powerful contemporary Indigenous dance works, such as light breaking broken by Vancouver’s Margaret Grenier and Karen Jamieson, this year’s series also includes the world premiere of Brian Solomon’s the NDN way, commissioned by Native Earth Performing Arts.

light breaking broken
Margaret Grenier | Karen Jamieson

Peeling back the layers of the unknown, and forging a path to understanding, light breaking broken is the personal journey of two artists reconnecting with language, culture, and identity. With different cultural perspectives and individual histories, Grenier and Jamieson use their distinct dance styles to push each other’s boundaries and find an opening to the light.
7pm Nightly.
the NDN way
Brian Solomon Electric Moose

In 1974, a budding artist created her first CBC documentary after finding inspiration in the synthesis of the Cree world views by Ron Evans. Inspired by the same original recording of the Cree storyteller, Solomon’s the NDN way re-imagines, remixes and interprets these philosophies about medicine teachings, pipe ceremonies, sweat lodges and death in a highly theatrical, visual art-warp. 9pm Nightly.

Tickets for NIIMI’IWE: Indigenous Dance Double Bill
Double Bill Packages are $40 for the two shows.
Single Tickets are $25 per show.
Tickets are available online at www.nativeearth.ca/boxoffice or by calling 416.531.1402T

Details

Start:
March 30 @ 7:00 pm
End:
April 1 @ 10:30 pm
Cost:
$25 - $40
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.nativeearth.ca/niimiiwe-dance/

Venue

Aki Studio, Daniels Spectrum
250-585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, Ontario M5A 2B7 Canada
Phone:
416-531-1402
Website:
www.nativeearth.ca/niimiiwe-dance/