The Georgia Straight proudly sponsors the 2013 Talking Stick Festival
Full Circle: First Nations Performance presents the 2013 Talking Stick Festival. The festival starts today (February 19) and runs until March 3 at various Vancouver venues, including the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre (181 Roundhouse Mews), the Cultch (1895 Venables Street), the Scotiabank Dance Centre (677 Davie Street), SFU’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (149 West Hastings Street), and the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Vancouver Downtown (1110 Howe Street).
The Talking Stick Festival features the work of Aboriginal artists, established and emerging, national and international. Their work spans live theatre, music, dance, and storytelling. The festival will open with the Illumi’NATIVE: Full Circle’s 20th Anniversary Gala at the Roundhouse. The event will include a retrospective exhibit and live entertainment.
Tickets to performances and events are available for purchase online.