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Occurs on Saturday February 26 2022

Approximate running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Venue

The Capitol Theatre
421 Victoria Street
Nelson BC V1L 5R2

Event Notes

× Tickets - Adult $30 Student $25.50 Indigenous Ticket $15 - This ticket price reserved for all self-identifying Indigenous people.

***AS PER THE BC PUBLIC HEALTH ORDER, AT THE TIME OF THIS PERFORMANCE, TICKET HOLDERS MAY BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT PROOF OF BEING FULLY VACCINATED (7 DAYS AFTER 2ND DOSE) TO BE ADMITTED. *** Currently, this requirement is in place only until January 31, 2022, but is subject to extension. PHO also indicates that masks are mandatory in all indoor spaces and group indoor events are limited to 50 people. The Capitol will stay on top of this situation and update our patrons with new information as it arises.

"We are traceable to the very beginnings of the universe, our ancestral origins stretching across the Milky Way to the atoms burning inside of us in the 'here and now' on earth. Trace is highly kinetic contemporary dance-work inspired by Indigenous (Anishinaabe) sky and star stories, offering a glimpse into our origin as well as our future evolution."

Winner of two Dora Mavor Moore awards and nominated for four Dora Awards.

About the Company:

Red Sky Performance is a leading company of contemporary Indigenous performance in Canada and worldwide.

Led by Artistic Director Sandra Laronde of the Teme-Augama-Anishinaabe (People of the Deep Water), we are currently in our 18th year of dance, theatre, music, and media.

Our mission is to create inspiring experiences of contemporary Indigenous arts and culture that transform society. We create, produce, and disseminate new creations and events that illuminate themes, aesthetics, and values of importance to Indigenous peoples.

We significantly influence the evolution of Indigenous-made work and share our work across Canadian provinces and territories and with the world.

Touring since 2003, we have delivered over 2,253 performances across Canada including international performances in 17 countries on four continents, including landmark events such as at two Cultural Olympiads (Beijing and Vancouver), opened Canada at World Expo in Shanghai, and opened UNCEDED: Voices of the Land at the Venice Biennale.

We are the recipient of eight Dora Mavor Moore awards and nominations, two Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards, three International Youth Drama Awards from Shenzhen, China, and the Smithsonian Expressive Award, among other recognitions.  

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