Our Work

Company Profile

MAJOR PRODUCTIONS

Flicker Production
Vancouver East Cultural Centre, May 2016, Canada Dance Festival, NAC June 2016

In Abundance Production
Vancouver International Children's Festival, June 2014

Luu Hlotitxw: Spirit Transforming Production
UBC Museum of Anthropology, Great Hall, Vancouver, BC, BC, March 2012

Spirit and Tradition Production
Centennial Theatre, North Vancouver, BC, November 2010

Dancing Our Stories Production
Vancouver International Children’s Festival, May 2010

Visitors Who Never Left Production
Centennial Theatre, North Vancouver, BC, February, 2010
UBC Museum of Anthropology, Great Hall, Vancouver, BC, March, 2009

Sharing the Spirit Production
UBC Museum of Anthropology, Great Hall, Vancouver, BC, June, 2007
Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Burnaby, BC, November 28-December, 2007

Koelhz se mos: Setting the Path Production
UBC First Nations House of Learning, Vancouver, BC, August, 2005, June, 2004
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Faris Theatre, Vancouver, BC, October, 2004

 

FESTIVALS PRODUCED

Coastal First Nations Dance Festival 
UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC, Annually since 2008
Squamish Lil’wat Cutural Centre, Whistler, BC, 2010

Haw Yaw Hawni Naw Annual Salmon Festival
Fisherman’s Hall, Prince Rupert, BC, 1966-1986

  

RESIDENCIES

Vancouver East Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC, 2014-2015

Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver, BC, 2012-2013

UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC, 2005 to present
Education and Public programming

 

COLLABORATIONS

Karen Jamieson, Light Breaking Broken, Vancouver, BC, 2017

Raven Spirit Dance, Confluence, Vancouver, BC, 2012-present

Spirits Within Festival, Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre, Whistler, BC, September 2012

Sky Stories: A First Nations Journey, HR MacMillan Space Centre Planetarium Production
HR MacMillan Space Centre Planetarium, Vancouver, BC, September, 2007

Stone Soup Tour: Karen Jamieson Dance Company
Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, ON; Place des Arts, Montreal, QC, 1992

Gawaii Ganii Tour: Karen Jamieson Dance Company
UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC; Gitksan Nation communities; Tokyo, Japan, 1991

 

TOURING

Flicker, Sechelt Arts Festival, October 2016

Intertribal Gathering, Haines Junction, YK, October 2016

Spirit Transforming, Native Earth & York University, Toronto, April 2016

Spirit Transforming, BC Tour, Fall 2015

Pan Am Games, Aboriginal Pavillion, Native Canadian Centre, Toronto, July 2015

Moving Voices, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 2014

International Festival of Folkloric Dance, Ambato, Ecuador, January 2014

Spirit Transforming, Rubaboo Festival, Edmonton, AB, June 2013

Spirit Transforming, Planet IndigenUS Festival, Toronto, ON, August 2012

Canadian National Exhibition, International Stage, Toronto, ON, August 2012

WIPCE, Municipal Palace and Closing ceremonies, Cusco, Peru, August 2011

2011 International Festival de Danzas, Cusco, Peru, August 2011

Dancing Our Stories, ArtStarts, Thompson-Nicola Interior BC, May 2011

Dancing Our Stories, Opening Event, Zimmermann Co., Erfurt, Germany, August, 2010

Canada Day Celebrations, Expo 2010, Canada Pavilion, Shanghai, China, July 2010

Challenging Traditions Exhibition, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON, July 1, 2009

BC Scene, First Nations Welcome, Ottawa, Ontario, April 22, 2009

WIPCE, Opening & Closing ceremonies, Melbourne, Australia, December 7, 11, 2008

North American Indigenous Games, Cowichan, BC, August 7, 8, 2008

Te Maeva Nui Celebration, National Auditorium, Cook Islands, August 2, 2008

New Zealand Tour, Auckland, Palmerston North, Porirua, Christchurch, July 1-29, 2008

 

PERFORMANCE SYNOPSIS

Tini(g)Tipon Co.ERASGE, The Dance Center, September 2016

Dance in Vancouver, The Dance Centre, November 2015

National Aboriginal Day Celebration at Canada Place, Vancouver, BC, June 2014

Spirit Transforming, Full length production, Talking Stick Festival, Vancouver, BC, February 2014

World Dance Alliance Conference, Dance Centre, Vancouver, BC, July 2013

Vancouver International Dance Festival, Vancouver, BC, March 2013

Squamish Lil’Wat Cultural Centre, Whistler, BC, September 2012, 2013

Scotiabank Dance Centre Open House, Spirit Transforming, Vancouver, BC, September 2012

All Over the Map and Dance All Sorts series, New Works, Vancouver, BC, 2008, 2011, 2012

Dancer Transitions Resource Centre 25 Year Gala, Vancouver, BC, December 2011

Come and Dance Festival, Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver, BC, November 2011

Scotiabank Dance Centre 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala, Vancouver, BC, October 2011

Roots and Shoots, Chan Centre, Vancouver, BC, 2010, 2011

Vancouver International Children’s Festival, Vancouver, BC, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2014

Vancouver 2010 Winter Games, Four Host First Nations Pavilion, LiveCity Yaletown

Squamish Lil’Wat Cultural Centre, 2010 Cultural Olympiad, Whistler, BC

Celebration of Creativity, UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC, January 2010

Talking Stick Festival: Vancouver, BC, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014