Saturday, 4 May 2013

Métis Dance & Community



Pacific West Performing Arts Festival, Metis Jigging Competition! 

Sunday May 5th


Pacific West Performing Arts Festival, Metis Jigging Competition!

Come and support the Youth Jiggers!


Venue is at the Vincent Massey Theatre in New Westminster 

735 Eighth Avenue,  (8th and 8th)

New Westminister, BC

Sunday, May 5th
10 am- 11 am
Admission is by donation

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Yvonne Chartrand
Artistic Director, Compaigni V'ni Dansi
Louis Riel Metis Dancers





ongoing events:

Métis Mondays at The Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre

Métis Monday
Vancouver Aboriginal Friendship Centre Society
1607 Hastings St E
Vancouver, BC
Métis jigging and fiddling lessons; Perhaps beading weaving and other cultural sharing will evolve. Pot luck/coffee house once a month on the last Monday of the month-family friendly.
adapted from source: Métis Raconteur



vid 1 Metis Jigging Published on Feb 6, 2013

vid 2  myVancouver Compaigni V'ni Dansi Published on Jan 31, 2013
Compaigni V'ni Dansi is a Vancouver-based dance group that fuses traditional Métis dance with contemporary arts. We'll learn about this high energy dance style from artistic director Yvonne Chartrand.

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