SCHEDULE / PERFORMANCES

Our 2023 Festival will feature dazzling performances from artists far and wide. From local treasures to international gems, these captivating performers will put a smile on your child’s face and make you hoot with laughter.

  1. David Bouchard: Métis — Stories, Flutes and more… 

    Gifted storyteller and award-winning author, David Bouchard shares his Métis heritage through inspiring stories and touching flute music. 

    Age/Grade: Ages 7 and up (Grades: 2 and up) 
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  2. Magnetic North 

    Magnetic North is an interactive, live looping, fun and high-energy show that will bring you to your feet. Using sound samples of BC endangered environments and animals, take a journey through sonic ecosystems. 

    Age/Grade: All Ages (Grades: K‑7)
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  3. One of a Kind  Members of the ‘One of a Kind’ performance group outlined in a yellow edit smiling at the camera next to each other, in front of the tree

    One of a Kind is a series of stories performed by a talented, diverse group of extraordinary emerging storytellers. Each performer shares a one-of-a-kind tale from their childhood, filled with truths, cultural perspectives, challenges, laughs and adventures all accompanied by physical theatre, music and movement. 

    Age/Grade: Ages 7 and up (Grades 2 — up)

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  4. Sakasaka 

    Expect the unexpected as this clown trio takes you on many adventures including a Thriller dance homage, a trip on the Titanic and open-heart surgery! Sakasaka, which means thirsty in Malagasy, is a word-less, physical comedy with live music and sound effects. 

    Age/Grade: All Ages (Grades: K‑12)
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  5. The Wild Moccasin Dancers ft. Mz Shellz 

    The Wild Moccasin Dancers featuring award winning female hip hop artist, Mz Shellz are a collective of artists showcasing the contemporary fusion of pow wow drumming, dancing and hip hop. Get ready to be inspired by the regalia, songs, dances and stories! 

    Age/Grade: All Ages (Grades: K‑12)
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  6. Oopsie! 

    Candice Roberts performs this fun and clever story about growth mindset and the creative process through a seamless weaving of shadow puppetry, original music, tap dance and physical comedy in this fun short film. 

    Age/Grade: All Ages (Grades: K‑7)
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  7. Child Nation 

    Child Nation is a collection of interactive guides where kids turn their classrooms into a unique arts experience. With full control of an internet-connected device they follow a series of prompts to physically explore, discover, create and, most importantly, to play! 

    Age/Grade: Ages 7 and up (Grades: 1 and up) 
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