Waní/Lost world premiere

March 23, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Kingston, ON

Part of the Ka’tarohkwi Festival of Indigenous Arts

Join us for the world premiere of Wani’/Lost by Lisa Cooke Ravensbergen. Developed from a series of embodied responses to questions of loss, Wani’/Lost presents intimate acts of defiance, reclamation, and a call to the Good Life/ Bimaadiziwin.

Lisa Cooke Ravesbergen (Ojibwe, Swampy Cree, and English/Irish) is a multi-hypenate theatre artist based in Vancouver on unceded Coast Salish territory. A play-maker, Jessie-nominated actor, dramaturge, writer, director, and dancer, she supplements her eclectic practice with the joys of motherhood and the delights of self-produced works. She is an Associate Artist with Full Circle: First Nations Performance and Playwright in Residence with Delinquent Theatre. She is currently completing her M.A. in Cultural Studies at Queen’s University.

General public: $39
Students: $16
Queen’s faculty/staff: $32

FESTIVAL PASS (includes all 5 live performances):
General public: $95
Students: $44
Queen’s faculty/staff: $86
BUY HERE: https://theisabeltickets.universitytickets.com/w/packages/PackageDetail.aspx?PackageNewID=114

Outstanding and original new work by Indigenous artists inspired by the knowledge and creative practice of hundreds of generations. Artists from across Turtle Island will gather to share the vibrant present and futures of Indigenous cultural resurgence. Curated by Dylan Robinson.

Other performers in the Ka’tarohkwi Festival of Indigenous Arts:
National Arts Centre Orchestra with Tanya Tagaq and more, March 6 – https://www.facebook.com/events/309508463225627/
Digging Roots, March 16 – https://www.facebook.com/events/542183309578819/
Jeremy Dutcher, Bracken Hanuse Corlett, and Dean Hunt, March 22 – https://www.facebook.com/events/378747682697327/
Jeremy Dutcher, Tanya Lukin Linklater, Peter Morin, Bracken Hanuse Corlett, March 24 – https://www.facebook.com/events/394474904620583/

General public: $40
Students: $10
Queen’s faculty/staff: $28
BUY HERE: https://theisabeltickets.universitytickets.com/w/packages/PackageDetail.aspx?PackageNewID=116

Festival Films:
Indian Horse, February 12
An Evening of Indigenous Short Films, February 27
Kayak to Klemtu, March 13
Films by Lisa Jackson, March 26

The Ka’tarohkwi Festival of Indigenous Arts Benefactor: Isabel & Alfred Bader Fund, A Bader Philanthropy


Waní/Lost world premiere event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/776102786063696/