Spirit of Dance
Number of participants
Indigenous Cultures, North American History
Children ages 5 - 11, Seniors, Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
About this program
This performance celebrates the diversity of our evolving culture with vibrant performances of five unique Pow Wow dance styles set to the “heartbeat” of the drum, concluding with a special contemporary hoop dance as well as a friendship dance.
In each performance Indigenous Experiences will offer a traditional opening and a welcome song, concluding with artist introductions and open discussion about First Nations culture.
Understanding the rich diversity of Indigenous cultures; gain an appreciation for the relationship between culture and dance; explore the use of drama and dance techniques to share a story.
In person (January to April)
One performance:50 minutes (incl. Q & A) $1,000 + HST
Two performances: same school in one day $1,500 + HST
Online: Video On Demand (October to April)
Video performance (25 mins) + virtual Q& A (20 mins) $570 + HST
Each additional Q& A: $60 + HST
Maximum: 500 participants for the video, 60 participants for the meeting