Photo Gallery


Performing Turtle Island was an amazing success thanks to all the wonderful and talented people who participated and attended!


Collective Performance Storytelling Ensemble: Memorial Dedication

Robin Poitras and the Turtle Island Silk Dance           Photo: Lani Elliot

Robin Poitras and the Turtle Island Silk Dance           Photo: Lani Elliot

Shannon McNabb on hand drum singing the Turtle Island Song       Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Shannon McNabb on hand drum singing the Turtle Island Song       Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Sophie Bouffard and Janine Windolph       Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Sophie Bouffard and Janine Windolph       Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

The Blanket Exchange with Janine Windolph, Dominic Gregario, and Jesse Archibald-Barber                                                      Photo: Lani Elliot

The Blanket Exchange with Janine Windolph, Dominic Gregario, and Jesse Archibald-Barber                                                      Photo: Lani Elliot

Erroll Kinistino

Erroll Kinistino

The Dedication of Performing Turtle Island to Michele Sereda and Lacy Morin-Desjarlais

The Dedication of Performing Turtle Island to Michele Sereda and Lacy Morin-Desjarlais

Choir singing O Siem     Photos: Eagleclaw Thom

Choir singing O Siem     Photos: Eagleclaw Thom


Pioneer by Brett Graham

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Photo: Annie Smith

Photo: Annie Smith

Brett Graham and James Daschuk              Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Brett Graham and James Daschuk              Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Photo: Eagleclaw Thom


A Woman and this Bannock that She Made for You by Amy Malbeauf

Photos by Eagleclaw Thom

Photos by Eagleclaw Thom


Salt of the Earth by Kevin McKenzie

Photos: Eagleclaw Thom

Photos: Eagleclaw Thom


Margo Kane, Keynote Address


Strands of Knowledge by Julianne Beaudin-Herney

Photos: Eagleclaw Thom

Photos: Eagleclaw Thom

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Photo: Dione Joseph

Photo: Dione Joseph


The Birds, The Bees, The Berries by Adrian Stimson and Lori Blondeau

Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: Philip Adams

Photo: Philip Adams

Photos: E. Thom

Photos: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: P. Adams

Photo: P. Adams

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: E. Thom

Photo: P. Adams

Photo: P. Adams

Photo: P. Adams

Photo: P. Adams


Reading and Discussion with Yvette Nolan and Daniel David Moses

                  Yvette Nolan, Mary Blackstone, and Daniel David Moses                                                             Photos: SWG

                  Yvette Nolan, Mary Blackstone, and Daniel David Moses                                                             Photos: SWG


Table Reading of Attawapiskat is No Exception

Kelitta Bear, Emilie Monnet, and Nicole Akan

Kelitta Bear, Emilie Monnet, and Nicole Akan

Yvette Nolan, Curtis Peeteetuce, and Ursula Neuerburg-Denzer

Yvette Nolan, Curtis Peeteetuce, and Ursula Neuerburg-Denzer

Mandy Goforth, Emilie Monnet, Simon Moccasin, Yvette Nolan

Mandy Goforth, Emilie Monnet, Simon Moccasin, Yvette Nolan

Philip Adams, Brad Bellegarde, (Carol Greyeyes), Nicole Akan, Yvette Nolan, Candy Fox, Ursula Neuerburg-Denzer, Michael Santiago, Simon Moccasin, and Curtis Peeteetuce (Mandy Goforth and Kelitta Bear)

Philip Adams, Brad Bellegarde, (Carol Greyeyes), Nicole Akan, Yvette Nolan, Candy Fox, Ursula Neuerburg-Denzer, Michael Santiago, Simon Moccasin, and Curtis Peeteetuce (Mandy Goforth and Kelitta Bear)


Keynote Address by Michael Greyeyes

Michael Greyeyes and Candy Fox                    Photo: Shannon Avison

Michael Greyeyes and Candy Fox                    Photo: Shannon Avison

Jesse, Michael, Lionel Peyachew, Kathleen Irwin, Leanne Groeneveld

Jesse, Michael, Lionel Peyachew, Kathleen Irwin, Leanne Groeneveld


Indigenous Film Production Session

Emilie Monnet, Warren Cariou, Annie Smith, and Wes Pearce

Emilie Monnet, Warren Cariou, Annie Smith, and Wes Pearce

Peter Brass, Floyd Favel, and Randy Lundy

Peter Brass, Floyd Favel, and Randy Lundy

Emilie Monnet and Warren Cariou                         Photo: Annie Smith

Emilie Monnet and Warren Cariou                         Photo: Annie Smith

Armand Ruffo                                                        Photo: Annie Smith

Armand Ruffo                                                        Photo: Annie Smith

Trudy Stewart, Janine Windolph, and Michael Greyeyes

Trudy Stewart, Janine Windolph, and Michael Greyeyes

Katherine Boyer, Judy Anderson, Louise BigEagle, Candy Fox

Katherine Boyer, Judy Anderson, Louise BigEagle, Candy Fox

Photo: Candy Fox

Photo: Candy Fox


Performance Storytelling Session

Carol Greyeyes, Emilie Monnet, Marjorie Beaucage, Dione Joseph, and Kahente Horn-Miller

Carol Greyeyes, Emilie Monnet, Marjorie Beaucage, Dione Joseph, and Kahente Horn-Miller


The House of Chow Mein by Edward Poitras and New Dance Horizons

Getting ready for the show!   Photo: Jesse Rae

Getting ready for the show!   Photo: Jesse Rae

Conceived, Directed, and Visual Scenography by Edward Poitras, Choreography by Robin Poitras. Dancers - Yvonne Chartrand, Krista Solheim, Marcus Merasty, Eloi Homier, Graham Kotowich, Bill Coleman, Ray Ambrosi.  Photos: Daniel Paquet

Conceived, Directed, and Visual Scenography by Edward Poitras, Choreography by Robin Poitras. Dancers - Yvonne Chartrand, Krista Solheim, Marcus Merasty, Eloi Homier, Graham Kotowich, Bill Coleman, Ray Ambrosi.  Photos: Daniel Paquet


Friends and Gatherings

Dione Joseph and Curtis Peeteetuce

Dione Joseph and Curtis Peeteetuce

Kahente Horn-Miller, Dione Joseph, Bruce Sinclair, Brett Graham

Kahente Horn-Miller, Dione Joseph, Bruce Sinclair, Brett Graham

Jesse Archibald-Barber, Dione Joseph, Catherine Magowan, and Spy Dennome-Welch

Jesse Archibald-Barber, Dione Joseph, Catherine Magowan, and Spy Dennome-Welch

Joey Tremblay, Artistic Director of Curtain Razors. Photo: Eagle Thom

Joey Tremblay, Artistic Director of Curtain Razors. Photo: Eagle Thom

Katherine Boyer, Plain Red Art Gallery Photo: Eagleclaw Thom

Katherine Boyer, Plain Red Art Gallery Photo: Eagleclaw Thom