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The Herd

By Kenneth T. Williams

2023-01-12 19:30 2023-01-21 21:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: The Herd

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/25720

In-person event

When two white Bison calves are birthed from a genetically manipulated herd owned by a Saskatchewan First Nation, a media circus erupts. Controversy ignites over the calves’ spiritual, commercial, and scientific significance between the local First Nation, European Union capitalists, and a group of new age spiritualists roaming the plains. In an age of social change, social justice warriors, and social media callouts, The Herd will keep us thinking long after we leave the theatre....

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Babs Asper Theatre,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
January 12 - 21, 2023

January 2023

  1. Jan 12 2023
    Thursday

    7:30pm

  2. Jan 13 2023
    Friday

    7:30pm

  3. Jan 14 2023
    Saturday

    2:00pm

    7:30pm

  4. Jan 15 2023
    Sunday
  5. Jan 16 2023
    Monday
  6. Jan 17 2023
    Tuesday

    7:30pm

  7. Jan 18 2023
    Wednesday

    7:30pm

  8. Jan 19 2023
    Thursday

    7:30pm

  9. Jan 20 2023
    Friday

    7:30pm

  10. Jan 21 2023
    Saturday

    2:00pm

    7:30pm

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Indigenous arts Theatre Drama
  • In-person event
  • English
  • ≈ 70 minutes · No intermission
  • Strong language

When two white Bison calves are birthed from a genetically manipulated herd owned by a Saskatchewan First Nation, a media circus erupts. Controversy ignites over the calves’ spiritual, commercial, and scientific significance between the local First Nation, European Union capitalists, and a group of new age spiritualists roaming the plains. In an age of social change, social justice warriors, and social media callouts, The Herd will keep us thinking long after we leave the theatre.

Kenneth T. Williams is a Cree playwright from the George Gordon First Nation in Saskatchewan’s Treaty 4 territory. He is the first Indigenous person to earn an M.F.A. in playwriting from the University of Alberta, where he now teaches in the theatre department. 


Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jan 9
Jan 10
Jan 11
Jan 12
  • 7:30pm
Jan 13
  • 7:30pm
Jan 14
  • 2:00pm
  • 7:30pm
Jan 15
Jan 16
Jan 17
  • 7:30pm
Jan 18
  • 7:30pm
Jan 19
  • 7:30pm
Jan 20
  • 7:30pm
Jan 21
  • 2:00pm
  • 7:30pm
Jan 22
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