June 30, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.

Mononk  Jules  

Jocelyn Sioui, Tiohtià:ke

2021-09-14 19:00 2021-09-15 20:30 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Mononk  Jules  

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/28926

In-person event

In person

Presented in partnership with NAC Indigenous Theatre

Inspired by the life of his great-uncle, Jules  Sioui, one of the greatest Indigenous heroes of the 20th  century, Jocelyn  Sioui paints a portrait of a fascinating man and, through him, of an Indigenous history obscured by white memory. From his fight against compulsory conscription in 1940, when Indigenous people didn’t even have the right to vote,...

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Le LabO, University of Ottawa,10 Daly Avenue,Ottawa,Canada
September 14 - 15, 2021
7:00 pm
Francophone Indigenous arts Theatre

In-person event

In person

Presented in partnership with NAC Indigenous Theatre

Inspired by the life of his great-uncle, Jules  Sioui, one of the greatest Indigenous heroes of the 20th  century, Jocelyn  Sioui paints a portrait of a fascinating man and, through him, of an Indigenous history obscured by white memory. From his fight against compulsory conscription in 1940, when Indigenous people didn’t even have the right to vote, to his demands for true Indigenous independence, a force of nature is gradually revealed. 

Combining video projections, puppet theatre and object theatre, Mononk  Jules is an ambitious documentary show that takes a penetrating look at history and its all-too-great silences, in a quest to understand how history is written or if it is made to be forgotten ... 

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Artists

  • Director, ideation, performer: Jocelyn Sioui
  • Set design, puppet, props Mélanie Baillairgé
  • Video Gaspard Philippe
  • Music Luzio Altobelli
  • Lighting Mathieu Marcil
  • Technical direction, video management Julien Mercé
  • Production manager, assistant director, stage manager: Ariane Roy
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