April 8, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
The Transformations Project


By Pedro Chamale / Arts Club Theatre Company

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“Inspired by the countless road trips my immigrant family took over this same highway since immigrating to Canada. There is something about being trapped in a car with no escape that allows for conversations to happen that would otherwise not happen in our everyday lives and relationships. This is a snippet of a larger conversation I imagine these two are having over their 11-hour drive. 1100km was shot over one day on an 11-hour drive South to North.” – Pedro Chamale

The recording of this time lapse was done over the lands of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Kwantlen, Stz'uminus, Qayqayt, S’ólh Téméxw (Stó:lō), Kwikwetlem, sc̓əwaθenaɁɬ təməxʷ(Katzie), Á,LEṈENEȻ ȽTE (W̱SÁNEĆ), Nłeʔkepmx Tmíxʷ (Nlaka'pamux), Secwepemcúl'ecw (Secwépemc), Tsilhqot'in Nen, Esketemculeucw (Esk'etemc), Dakeł Keyoh (ᑕᗸᒡ ᗲᘏᑋ), Tsilhqot'in Nen, Lheidli T'enneh, Tse’khene, Takla, As'in'i'wa'chi Ni'yaw, Mountain Dunne-Za.

Commissioned by Arts Club Theatre Company .