Project Description

Tribal Vision Dance

Visions of Turtle Island – In-Person 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 – In-Person 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.

For information about their Virtual workshop click here!

In-Person Booking Inquiry

Curriculum Connections

Meaning and symbolism of First Nations stories, dance and regalia

Respect and responsibility for the natural world

Cross Curricular Connections

Equity & Inclusion

Experiential Learning

Indigenous Education

Booking Details

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)

Language: English
Availability: Year-Round

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.”

Student, Stephen Saywell PS, Oshawa