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