Coastal Dance Festival

2015 Coastal First Nations Dance Festival March 3-8
Program available in January

 

2014 Coastal First Nations Dance Festival Program

Produced by the Dancers of Damelahamid in partnership with the UBC Museum of Anthropology 

All performances are at the UBC Museum of Anthropology. Get Directions.

School Performances

Tuseday March 4, Wednesday March 5, and Thursday March 6, 10 AM
These three days are offered for elementary and secondary school bookings.
bookings@moa.ubc.ca or call 604-822-3825
 

Signature Evening Performances

Tickets: $25 adults, $20 students/seniors/MOA members (taxes included)
Advanced tickets: www.ticketstonight.ca (Service Charges will apply)

Friday March 7, 7:30 PM  Doors open at 7 PM
    Welcome to Territory, Musqueam Elder Larry Grant
    Spakwus Slolem (Eagle Song Dancers) - Squamish
    Rainbow Creek Dancers - Haida
    Adriana Arrunátegui - Peruvian
    Dancers of Damelahamid - Gitxsan 

Saturday March 8, 7:30 PM  Doors open at 7 PM
    Compaigni V'ni Dansi - Métis
    Git Hoan - Tsimshian
    Adriana Arrunátegui - Peruvian
    Dancers of Damelahamid - Gitxsan 


Festival Stage Saturday March 8:
 Entrance included with MOA admission

1 PM Program
    Tsatsu Stalqayu (Coast Wolf Pack) - Musqueam
    Dakhká Khwáan - Inland Tlingit
    Dancers of Damelahamid - Gitxsan

2:30 PM Program 
    Kwhlii Gibaygum - Nisga'a
    Le La La - Kwakwaka'wakw
    Git Hoan - Tsimshian 

Festival Stage Sunday March 9: Entrance Included with MOA Admission

1 PM Program 
    Tsatsu Stalqayu (Coast Wolf Pack) - Musqueam
    Dakhká Khwáan - Inland Tlingit
    Dancers of Damelahamid - Gitxsan

2:30 PM Program 
    Compaigni V'ni Dansi - Métis
    Git Hayetsk - Nisga'a/Tsimshian
    Chinook Song Catchers - Squamish 
    Closing 

Volunteer

The Coastal First Nations Dance Festival is very grateful to all those that volunteer to make the festival happen. If you would like to volunteer during the festival, please call 604-922-5277 or e-mail info@damelahamid.ca.