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Indigenous Voices Sings is a cabaret-style performance curated by our dear friends at Indigenous Roots and Oyate Hotanin for 16th year of Pangea’s Indigenous Voices Series.

WHEN: Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. 


WHERE: Intermedia Arts


TICKETS: $6 - $12 sliding scale. To reserve tickets, please call Intermedia Arts Box Office 612.871.4444. 

INDIGENOUS BEGINS WITH THE CREATOR AND ENDS WITH INFINITY

HOSTED BY Tom LaBlanc and MaryAnne Quiroz

FEATURING: 

  • Corey Medina, Navajo, Indigenous Soul, featured artist with band, Brothers

  • "Youth Caravan to Standing Rock Video" by Filmmaker, Ariel Tilson of Twin Cities PBS with youth commentary

  • Jake Vainio, Ojibwe singer/musician

  • Atquetzali Quiroz and Elvira Marisol Capetillo Cortez of Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli, Song

  • "Reclaiming Sacred Tobacco," Twin Cities PBS documentary trailer viewing

  • Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli, Nahuatl song and Mexica dance

  • "Walking Down Franklin Avenue," music video premier, featuring JG Everest and Tom LaBlanc, produced by Wavelets Creative and Oyate Hotanin

  • Sharon Day, Ojibwe Elder, Opening Prayer and Song

Corey Medina rocking out at Indigenous Day 2016

SATURDAY NIGHT ONLY!
MINNESOTA'S FIRST FRY BREAD THROW DOWN!

To enter the bake off, contestants are invited to bring 20 pieces of fry bread to Intermedia Arts. Audience members are invited to sample the fry bread and cast their vote for the finalists. Winners will earn bragging rights, a trophy, and prize money. First place wins $150, 2nd place wins $100, and 3rd Place wins $50.

ABOUT INDIGENOUS VOICES
The Indigenous Voices Series was created by Pangea World Theater and is co-presented by Intermedia Arts. Indigenous Voices explores issues in the indigenous agenda, focusing not only on internal details but also the wider global and national contexts through the medium of theater and performance art.

In this series, local, national, and international artists raise issues that affect their community—issues of identity, rights, struggles, and experiences. Featured artists have included Native Americans James Luna, Bently Spang, Marcus Amerman, Heid Erdrich, Sterlin Harjo and Keo Woolford; Niuean-Samoan Dianna Fuemana; Native Canadian Margo Kane; and Tasmanian aboriginal Tammy Anderson. The series has included youth workshops, poetry slams and a global indigenous summit featuring speakers from across the world.