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May-June 2011

This45: Susan Crean on Aboriginal theatre company Native Earth Performing Arts

Susan CreanWebsite

I joined the board of Native Earth Performing Arts, in Toronto’s Distillery District, several years ago, and quickly discovered the best perk of the office is watching a performance evolve through rehearsal. Seeing the actors figuring out their moves together, adjusting dialogue, and dissecting the meaning of the play, and then witnessing opening night when […] More »
July-August 2004

This Boat Is My Boat

Drew Hayden TaylorWebsite

First they stole our land, then our methods of water transportation. Cultural appropriation aside, is it too much to ask that weekend warriors give the canoe and kayak some respect? More »