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Indigenous Bridges: Traditional Music and Dance Performances

August 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm MDT

Indigenous Bridges: Traditional Music and Dance Performances

By the Ainu People of Japan & the Blackfoot Nation

Fri AUG 11 | 1 pm

At Fort Whoop-Up, Indian Battle Park Road, Lethbridge, Alberta

The performance will be held outdoors in the Fort compound, weather permitting.

Traditional Music and Dance Performances by the Blackfoot Nation and the Ainu People of Japan
The Ainu performers are part of Ainu Art Project, a larger group consisting of 23 members
in total which expresses traditional Ainu culture via dance, music, and handicrafts.

The Blackfoot drum group is the Yellow Gun Singers, with dance performances
by Jeremy Oka and Torry Eagle Speaker.

Join us for an afternoon of bridging cultures.

Presented with the Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary.

Special Event | admission fees apply | free to Fort Whoop-Up annual pass holders

For more information, call Fort Whoop-Up at 403-320-3777

info@galtmuseum.com

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Date:
August 11, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Venue

Fort Whoop-Up
Indian Battle Park
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K0L8 Canada
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Phone:
5872200734