April 8, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
Santee Smith © Nadya Kwandibens

DECLARATION: Presentation

With Monique Mojica and Santee Smith

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Santee Smith © Nadya Kwandibens
Music Theatre Dance Film

Presented as part of DECLARATION, a celebration of the creation and evolution of art by outstanding Indigenous artists.

Great achievements happen through rigour and risk: Come witness the journey as highly acclaimed artists work. See their creations mid-process and raw. Each evening – and every moment – will be different.

Featured artists:

MONIQUE MOJICA is a Kuna and Rappahannock actor and playwright based in Toronto. Her published plays include Princess Pocahontas and the Blue Spots and Birdwoman and the Suffragettes

SANTEE SMITH is Onkwehon:we from the Mohawk Nation, Turtle Clan from Six Nations of the Grand River. She is a multi-award-winning, multidisciplinary artist and the founder/director of Kaha:wi Dance Theatre.

Please note that unauthorized photographs and other recordings are not permitted.

Traditional medicines, including the burning of dried sage, will be used in the Salon throughout DECLARATION

Santee Smith © Nadya Kwandibens
Monique Mojica © Ric Knowles


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    Santee Smith