photo of Dancing Earth by Paulo T. Photography
Oyate Okodakiciyapi: A Festival of Native Contemporary Dance/Art
May 2016 – residency with Rulan Tangen of Dancing Earth, Twin Cities, MN
October 2016 – residency with Christopher K. Morgan, Twin Cities, MN
February/March 2017 – work by Tanya Lukin Linklater, Minneapolis, MN
February 26, 2017 – a lecture on Native Dance in the Twin Cities, 2-4pm, Cowles Center Target Education Studio, Minneapolis, MN
Saturday, March 4, 2017 – Ordway Performance
Saunday, March 5, 2017 – Showing and discussion with: Maura Garcia, Rosy Simas, Dancing Earth, Santee Smith, Christopher K. Morgan, Tanya Lukin Linklater
The Ordway presents Oyate Okodakiciyapi: An Evening of Native Contemporary Dance, as part of the Ordway World Music & Dance Series.
Location: Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, 345 Washington Street , Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
A showcase of innovative choreographers (Dancing Earth, Santee Smith, Christopher K. Morgan) and dance companies that highlights the unique dance styles and artistic traditions of Native American cultures. Co-curated with Rosy Simas.
Subscription packages are currently on sale for the Ordway’s 2016-2017 season. Subscription packages start at $125 and can be purchased online at www.ordway.org/subscriptions, by phone at 651-224-4222 or in person at the Ordway ticket office. Individual tickets will go on sale to the public on June 13, 2016.