An Ode to Songs of Resistance and Celebration: A community jam session, sing-along, and conversations set to the soundtrack of the Native Rights Movement.
Bring your guitars, voices, and other instruments for a community jam session and conversation to learn and play songs and hear personal stories from the Native Rights Movement. Come to as many of the practice sessions as you like, then return to perform with us for the Friday and Saturday night shows.
Thursday, May 23rd through Sunday, June 2nd at Gremlin Theatre, Annex Building, 550 Vandalia Street, Saint Paul, MN 5514.
All events are FREE, first come basis or RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or (612) 367-7639.
WOUNSPE WANKTYA – A COLLEGE EDUCATION written by Alex Hesbrook Ramier (Lakota).
Follow the story of Tashina and Tiffany, to Lakota freshmen in college, when they decide to sew a sacred dress to helm them get through their four years of school as they experience the good, the bad, the funny, and the spiritual.
March 6-24, 2019: Wed-Sat @ 7:30 PM, Sun @ 2 PM
At Dreamland Arts, 677 Hamline Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104
Advance tickets are $25. All tickets at the door are Pay-What-You-Can.
Purchase tickets HERE.
THE THREE SNOW BEARS
Inspired by THE THREE SNOW BEARS by Jan Brett
Script written by Rhiana Yazzie in collaboration with Alicia Smith and Grace Smith
Directed by Sandy Boren-Barrett and Sara Pillatzki-Warzeha
Music composition by P. Ossie Kairaiuak
Ride along with us this winter through the magnificent Arctic landscape as a young Yup’ik girl embarks on a heroic sled-dog journey to save her village. On the search for the reasons of the widening river she meets a raven, a hare, a baby seal and finally three snow bears. Join us as an endearing Baby Bear and a determined Yup’ik girl meet center stage in our world premiere production.
In collaboration with STAGES THEATRE COMPANY, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343.
Read more about the production and purchase tickets HERE.
PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES
Friday, January 18 – 7 PM
Saturday, January 19 – 1 PM
Sunday, January 20 – 1 PM & 4 PM
Monday, January 21 – 10 AM
Wednesday, January 23 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Thursday, January 24 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Friday, January 25 – 7 PM
Saturday, January 26 – 10 AM & 1PM
Sunday, January 27 – 1 PM & 4 PM
Wednesday, January 30 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Thursday, January 31 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Friday, February 1 – 7 PM
Saturday, February 2 – 10 AM* & 1PM
Sunday, February 3 – 1 PM & 4 PM
Wednesday, February 6 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Thursday, February 7 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Friday, February 8 – 7 PM
Saturday, February 9 – 10 AM** & 1 PM
Sunday, February 10 – 1 PM & 4 PM
Wednesday, February 13 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Thursday, February 14 – 10 AM & 12:30 PM
Friday, February 15 – 7 PM
Saturday, February 16 – 10 AM & 1 PM
Sunday, February 17 – 1 PM & 4 PM
Monday, February 18 – 10 AM
* = Sensory Friendly performance
** = ASL performance
Pay What You Can Performance: Sunday, January 20,1pm
Sensory Friendly Public Performance: Saturday, February 2, 10am
ASL Interpreted Performance: Saturday, February 9, 1pm
Audio Described Performance: Saturday, February 9, 1pm
Join us as we kick-off our Tenth Anniversary Season with a brand new play!
RED RUNNING INTO WATER written by Blossom Johnson (Dine’) and directed by Rhiana Yazzie (Dine’)
RED RUNNING INTO WATER follows Nana, a young Navajo woman who refuses to be a statistic. Nana and the women of her family in the Red Running Into Water clan reclaim their humanity and learn what it really means to Walk in Beauty.
*Trigger warning: this play deals explicitly with sexual assault.
RED RUNNING INTO WATER is performed at multiple community venues in the Twin Cities.
Wed, Nov 7th, 10:30 AM @ Mpls. American Indian Center, 1530 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Wed, Nov 7th, 7:30 PM @ East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier St, St. Paul, 55106
Thur, Nov 8th, 10:30 AM @ Mpls. American Indian Center, 1530 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Thur, Nov 8th, 7:30 PM @ MN Indian Women’s Resource Center, 2300 S 15th Ave, Mpls, 55404
Fri, Nov 9th, 7:30 PM @ Takoda Institute – AIOIC, 1845 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Sat, Nov 10th, 7:30 PM @ All My Relations Gallery, 1414 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Sun, Nov 11th, 2:00 PM @ Public Functionary, 1400 12th Ave NE, Mpls, 55413
Wed, Nov 14th, 7:30 PM @ All Nations Church, 1515 E 23rd St, Mpls, 55404
Thur, Nov 15th, 10:30 AM @ Takoda Institute – AIOIC, 1845 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Thur, Nov 15th, 7:30 PM @ MN Chippewa Tribe Urban Office, 1308 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Fri, Nov 16th, 7:30 PM @ Mpls. American Indian Center, 1530 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Sat, Nov 17th, 7:30 PM @ All My Relations Gallery, 1414 E Franklin Ave, Mpls, 55404
Sun, Nov 18th, 2:00 PM @ Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center, 788 E 7th St, St. Paul, 55106
Annie Humphrey & Wade Fernandez just wrote their first single, The Bottom Line and are working on an upcoming album and tour together. Annie and Wade are NAMMY winners of Best Female Artist and Best Male Artist. This will be their debut as a duo!
Opening act is Leah Lemm performing new songs from her upcoming album.
Tickets are Pay-What-You-Can at the door or tickets can be purchased ahead of time at BrownPaperTickets.org. Limited number of tickets are available.
**PLUS an all ages songwriting workshop led by Wade and Annie, March 30th at 4pm also at All My Relations Gallery.**