When: Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Where: The Ken Mitchell Library, SWG Office, 100-1150 8th Ave (Wheelchair accessible) Cost: $25 non-members, Free for members
Curtis Peeteetuce shares from his published works in an evening of playwriting for aspiring and emerging writers. From idea to page, and from page to stage, Curtis will share the processes involved once you have that story idea. Additional topics covered will be production and publication, as well as language, culture and protocol concerning Indigenous content.
Participation will be limited to 12 participants, so please register in advance.
Deadline for registration is February 1, 2019.
Curtis Peeteetuce is from the Beardy’s & Okemasis Cree Nation. Since 2001, he has had the honour of working with many talented artists in theatre, radio drama, music and film. Selected highlights include Theatre Prospero/Theatre Akpik (Pawakan Macbeth), Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan (Richard III, Twelfth Night), Globe Theatre (Salt Baby), Persephone Theatre (A History of Breathing) and GTNT (Where The Blood Mixes, Thunderstick). Curtis is the recipient of the Saskatoon & Area Theatre Award for Outstanding Male Performance and the Henry Woolf Award for Outstanding Achievement. He is also a grass dancer, storyteller and the playwright for the popular rez Christmas story series and the recently published Popcorn Elder and kihew. Curtis dedicates all his efforts and accomplishments to his son Mahihkan.
For more information, please contact:
Cat Abenstein, Program Coordinator T: 306.791.7746 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org