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Beats and Braids


Venues:

Gordon Best Theatre
Market Hall Performing Arts Centre
The Garnet
Catalina's

Tickets: $15 / Pay-What-You-Can

COMPLETE PROGRAM

October 13

3:30-5:30pm artist talk
Rae Spoon
where: Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte Street
In partnership with the Rainbow Youth Program at PARN
admission: Free

8pm performance
Leanne Betasamosake Simpson and Nick Ferrio
Please join us for Leanne Simpson’s Peterborough album release of f(l)ight,
followed by Nick Ferrio’s debut of all new music from his forthcoming album Soothsayer
where: Gordon Best Theatre, 216 Hunter Street W. 
tickets: $15. Available in advance at the Only Café, 216 Hunter St. W. beginning Sept 29.

October 14

6-7:30pm workshop
Reconciliation 101 for Settlers with Ryan McMahon
where: Monocle Centre for the Arts, 140 Simcoe St. Upper
In partnership with the Canadian Race Relations Committee
admission: Free

8pm performance
A Divine Intervention. A call and response concert with musicians Rae Spoon, Al Tuck, Charlie Glasspool, Sean Conway
where: Gordon Best Theatre, 216 Hunter Street W. 
tickets: $15. Available in advance at the Only Café, 216 Hunter St. W. beginning Sept 29.

10pm performance
Late Night Dance Party with D.J. Bear Witness (A Tribe Called Red)
where: Gordon Best Theatre, 216 Hunter Street W. 
tickets: $15. Available in advance at the Only Café, 216 Hunter St. W. beginning Sept 29.

Saturday October 15

1pm-3:30pm workshop
Canoe Songs Workshop with Pura Fe
Please join us as Pura Fe leads a vocal and harmony workshop, teaching her family’s canoe songs.
where: First Peoples Gathering Space, Trent University. Located at the Enweying Building, the yellow (ochre 33) building on the east bank of the Otonabee River
In partnership with First Peoples House of Learning, Trent University
admission: Free

Artist Talk with Ann Beam

2pm / Art Gallery of Peterborough, 250 Crescent Street In conjunction with Germination: Ann and Carl Beam, recent acquisitions to the Permanent Collection, the Art Gallery of Peterborough is proud to present an
artist talk with Ann BeamRefreshments served /Free

3pm performance
Al Tuck
where: Catalina’s, 131 Hunter Street W
tickets: $10 on sale at Catalina’s

6pm-7pm reading and book launch
Nathan Niigan Noodin Adler reads from his new book Wrist. With guest writers Kate Story, Ursula Pflug.
where: Catalina’s, 131 Hunter Street W.
admission: Free

8pm performance
Pura Fe, followed by Anishnaabe comedian Ryan McMahon
where: Market Hall Theatre, 140 Charlotte Street
tickets:$15. Available from the Market Hall Box Office.
online: markethall.org / phone: 705-749-1146

10pm performance
Beats and Braids Open Stage
At the Garnet, 231 Hunter St. W.
admission: pay-what-you-can

More info about the artists here

Earlier Event: October 13
Pollinators Workshop
Later Event: October 13
The Bald Soprano