Performance: Getting to Know Father Sky

Feb 3, 2016 | The Box, The Box Events - 2016

Join us for a moving presentation that has resulted from the 14-week Getting to Know Father Sky workshop led by a four-time Canadian and American Native Music Award nominee, Eric Voice, in THE BOX. Voice is an Algonquin artist who bridges rock music with an Aboriginal vision. His work has been featured on CBC Television’s MusicWorks, APTN and MuchMusic, and has performed at numerous festivals throughout Ontario.

The program was open to adults and introduced participants to traditional aboriginal symbols, learning techniques, stories, and spiritual family member each week.

In this presentation, participants will characterize their spiritual family as well as Grandfather sun Grandmother moon, Father sky and Mother Earth. Four scenes will be interspersed by the sounds of the hand drum, songs, and poetry. At the end of the performance audience will be asked to participate in round dance!

Tickets: Free at door
Doors Open: 1 p.m.
Presentation: 1:30 p.m.
Duration: Approximately 45 minutes and a 15-minute Q&A

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H’art Centre is located below Good Life Fitness. The building’s main entrance is off of Barrack Street. Wheelchair access and audience access to THE BOX inclusive performing arts space is available through the entrance on Wellington Street.

237 Wellington St., Kingston, Ontario, K7K 0B5

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