Tribal Vision Dance
Visions of Turtle Island – Performance
Explore First Nations history and traditions and confront stereotypes in this high-energy, multidisciplinary performance. Visions of Turtle Island includes live singing, dancing, and video and image presentations to help explain the dances and illustrate the cultural experience of First Nations peoples in Canada. The performance ends with the traditional Hoop Dance which embodies a message of interconnectedness.
First Nations Dance – Workshop
Students will be moving and dancing for the duration of this high energy dance workshop. They will learn about the history and meanings of the dances that they participate in. Hoop dancing is available for groups of 25 or less. Please make arrangements for hoop dancing when you make your booking.
Meaning and symbolism of First Nations stories, dance and regalia
Respect and responsibility for the natural world
Cross Curricular Connections
Equity & Inclusion
School Performance Fee: $915.00 + HST
Audience Size: 500
Grades: K-8 (Also available for High Schools)
School Workshop Fee: $457.00 + HST
Workshop Size: 50
Grades: 1-8 (Also available for High Schools)
About Tribal Vision Dance
Tribal Vision Dance is a family dance troupe from the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory. The group is comprised of champion singers and dancers with a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with young audiences and families to build a deeper understanding and appreciation of First Nations culture.
“I really enjoyed watching your performance. The best part was when you did the hoop dancing. I really liked all the animals you made.”