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July 2015

Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency Talk: Heather Callaghan

July 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Fire Hall,
1105 1st Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5G4 Canada
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Heather Bell Callaghan is a local, born and raised in Southern Yukon. Heather is from Eagle-Killerwhale Clan and has spent the past decade traveling, studying art, taking dance classes, playing outside, and learning as she goes.

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July 2015

Harmonica George

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until July 31, 2015
Westminster Hotel,
3 Ave
Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0 Canada
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“Still crazy after all these years…” Harmonica George will be playing Fridays in the Tavern! Come and listen to an evening of live music!

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July 2015

YHMA Charity Croquet Tournament

July 31 @ 7:00 pm - August 1 @ 7:00 pm
S.S. Klondike National Historic Site,
SS Klondike
Whitehorse, Yukon Canada
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Win fantastic prizes, earn bragging rights and help support the work of YHMA! Teams of two will square off in this annual tournament fundraiser. First place takes home a pair of round trip tickets anywhere Air North flies! Special prizes will be awarded for the ‘sticky wicket’ (last place), best period costume (or best costume period) and best team spirit, so plan to have fun! All teams will compete in a single flight, double elimination tournament played using Golf Croquet…

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August 2015

Haines Farmers Market

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until September 12, 2015
Harriett Hall,
Haines, AK United States
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Buy locally grown produce, homemade goods, and locally made Alaskan products! Enjoy the vibrant community in Haines, Alaska!

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August 2015

Ragtime with Grant Simpson

August 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Saturday, and Sunday until August 31, 2015
Coast High Country Inn,
4051 4th Ave
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 1H1 Canada
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Join Grant Simpson on The Deck for an evening of Ragtime!

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August 2015

Yukon River Trail Marathon

August 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rotary Park,
2nd Ave
Whitehorse, Yukon Canada
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Run on scenic trails in the Yukon River valley. Events include marathon, half-marathon and a four-person relay. Start and finish at Rotary Park in Whitehorse.

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August 2015

Windy Valley Boys

August 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Monday until September 21, 2015
Red Onion Saloon,
205 Broadway
Skagway, AK 99840 United States
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Come by the Red Onion Saloon and listen to some awesome live music!

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August 2015
$20

Art Tasters

August 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday and Thursday until August 25, 2015
Yukon Artists @ Work,
120 Industrial Rd
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2T9 Canada
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Create your own piece of art for only $20 per workshop! Every week features 2 artists. July 7: Mixed Media on Canvas July 9: Lino Cut Printing July 14: The Photographer’s Eye July 16: Felted Bags July 21: Encaustic Painting July 23: Graphite Techiques July 28: Zen of Watercolours August 4: Relief Printing August 6: Portrait Drawing August 11: Needle Felting August 13: Vessels Canvas August 18: Clay Masks August 20 Painting with Clay August 25: Photo Transfer

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August 2015

YuKonstruct Weekly Open House

August 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday until January 26, 2016
YuKonstruct Makerspace,
135 Industrial Rd
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2V2 Canada
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YuKonstruct is a community workshop incorporating elements of machine shops, workshops, and/or studios. Aka where makers come together! Come check out what we’re about, see some projects in action, and meet fellow makers!

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August 2015

Danceteria

August 4 @ 11:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday until August 4, 2015
Westminster Hotel,
3 Ave
Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0 Canada
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It’s Danceteria Tuesdays at the Westminster Hotel, be there.

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August 2015

Demo Days: Dolls with YAC Staff

August 5 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Demo Days features artist demonstrations and talks. Come by to meet local artists, discuss their work, and try your own hand at creating craft artwork. Admission by donation! Everyone is welcome to this evening of doll making with the Yukon Arts Centre staff.

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August 2015

Fireweed Farmers Market

August 6 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until September 24, 2015
Shipyards Park,
2nd Ave and Shipyards Park
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Come to Whitehorse’s own community market between 3 and 8 pm on Thursdays for locally made and grown products, music, festivities and more!

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August 2015

Weekend on the Rocks

August 7 - August 9
Tombstone Territorial Park Interpretive Centre,
Km 71.5 Dempster Highway YT Canada
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Celebrate geology at the Tombstone Interpretive Centre. Join in interpretive walks, artist workshops and guest speakers.

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August 2015

Community Gallery Exhibition: Maya Rosenburg

August 7 - August 29
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Born and raised in Israel, Maya arrived in Canada in 2011 and has since traveled all across the country. Currently living in Whitehorse, Yukon, she now presents her work inspired by the beautiful landscapes and nature of Canada.

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August 2015

Great Klondike International Outhouse Race

August 8
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada

Only at this race will you find outhouses on wheels, scavenger hunts, and costumes. This hilarious event is one-of-a-kind. Visitors are encouraged to join!

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August 2015

Demo Days: Book Binding with YAC Staff

August 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Demo Days features artist demonstrations and talks. Come by to meet local artists, discuss their work, and try your own hand at creating craft artwork. Admission by donation! Everyone is welcome to this evening of book binding with the Yukon Arts Centre staff.

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August 2015

Discovery Days

August 13 - August 16
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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The Discovery Day long weekend is a unique Yukon holiday that celebrates the day gold was discovered at Bonanza Creek near Dawson City. Long weekend festivities make Dawson City the place to be. Come see historical street theatre, displays, food, and plenty of other special events.

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August 2015

Authors on Eighth Writing Contest and Walking Tour

August 13
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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Authors on Eighth celebrates the works of prominent Yukon writers such as Robert Service, Jack London, and Pierre Berton. Visit the author’s homes on a walking tour and hear stories of their lives and works. If you are a writer, enter the writing contest. Winners will be announced on the walking tour.

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August 2015

Yukon Riverside Arts Festival

August 13 - August 16
Venues around town in Dawson,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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Artists from the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Alaska, and beyond come to Dawson City on the Discovery Days long weekend to share artwork, host workshops, create galleries, see concerts, and participate in film screenings. This annual artistic tradition takes place in open-air tents along the Yukon River in Dawson City, as well as other venues around town.

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August 2015

Kevin Murphy & Colins Lyons The Natural & The Manufactured

August 13 - September 18
ODD Gallery,
902 2nd Ave
Dawson, Yukon YOB 1G0 Canada
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August 2015

Discovery Days Fastball Tournament

August 14 - August 16
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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August 2015

Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency Talk: Michelle Latimer

August 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Old Fire Hall,
1105 1st Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5G4 Canada
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Michelle is a filmmaker, producer, actor and curator from Hamilton, Ontario. Her award-winning documentary, ALIAS, showed at the 2013 Hot Docs Film Festival before being screened internationally. Michelle is currently starring in the television series, Blackstone, and was named among Playback Magazine’s 10 To Watch in 2013.

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August 2015

Discovery Days in Watson Lake

August 15 - August 18
Various Watson Lake Venues,
Watson Lake, Yukon Canada
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Community parade, recreation centre activities, slo-pitch tournament, skate boarding competition, and a family dinner. Full week of events.

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August 2015

Horticultural Exhibition

August 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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August 2015

Klondike Valley Mud Bog

August 16
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada

Monster trucks and other vehicles attempt to race from one end of a mud pit to the other! An annual Dawson City tradition.

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August 2015
Free

Classic Car & Camper Cruise to Chicken Alaska

August 17 @ 7:00 am - August 27 @ 8:00 pm
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Aiming to convoy a bunch of classic cars and or classic campers from Alberta to Alaska. Will be spending 3 nights in the Yukon, one in Whitehorse, one in Dawson and one in Haines Junction and a 4th night on the way back in Watson lake. For a detailed PDF of this trip, please contact Ryan at 58rocket88@gmail.com

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August 2015
$15

Yukon Wildlife Preserve 4th Annual Run Wild

August 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Yukon Wildlife Preserve,
KM 8 Mi 5 Takhini Hot Springs Rd
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A2 Canada
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Join in on a family fun run or walk to raise funds for the Wildlife Preserve’s Rehabilitation and Research Centre and its continued care of injured and orphaned wildlife. Seniors: $12; Adults $15; Youth $10; Children $7; Children under 4; Free We hope to see you there!

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August 2015

Demo Days: Brian Walker & Ann Smith

August 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Demo Days features artist demonstrations and talks. Come by to meet local artists, discuss their work, and try your own hand at creating craft artwork. Admission by donation! Brian uses copper as an art material due to its ancient connection to Yukon history. Having studied with artists Bill Reid, Dempsey Bob, and Philip Janze for years, he now makes copper masks, bowls, and ceremonial pieces. Ann Smith is a member of the Wolf Clan and of Tutchone and Tlingit ancestry.…

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August 2015

Cypher Fest

August 20 - August 23
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Partake in this exciting world class street dance festival! There will be four days of performances, workshops, and national breakdance battles.

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August 2015

YukomiCon

August 21 @ 4:00 pm - August 23 @ 9:00 pm
Yukon Convention Centre,
4051-4th Avenue
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 1H1 Canada
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The Yukon Comic Culture Society (YCCS) has brought a kind of event to the Yukon that the territory had never seen before: an all-ages comic and popular culture convention. YukomiCon featured celebrity guests (including film and television stars, comic and video game industry professionals), various games, tournaments, and workshops, a costume ball, and more.

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August 2015

Lichen & Fungi Weekend

August 28 - August 30
Tombstone Territorial Park Interpretive Centre,
Km 71.5 Dempster Highway YT Canada
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Learn about all things lichen and fungi at the Tombstone Interpretive Centre!

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August 2015

End Of The Road Talent Show

August 28

The End of the Road Music Festival Committee will be hosting a talent show on August 28th! There will be cash prizes and wet dance after.

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August 2015
$20

Craig Cardiff

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Klondike Institute of Art & Culture,
902 Second Avenue
Dawson City, YT YOB 1G0 Canada
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Craig Cardiff will be performing at the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture. Tickets are $10 in advance, and $20 at the door. Buy them now here!

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September 2015

Labour Day

September 1
Dawson City, Yukon,
Dawson City, YT Canada
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Plenty of fun events happen in Dawson City on Labour Day. Don’t miss the annual Outhouse Race or the Slo-Pitch Tournament.

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September 2015

Labour Day Slo-Pitch Classic

September 4 - September 7

Come watch or enter a team in this annual softball tournament!

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September 2015

Faro Farmer’s & Flea Market

September 6 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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September 2015

Sport Yukon’s Klondike Trail Of ’98 International Road Relay

September 11 - September 12

What a Rush! Teams race from Skagway to Whitehorse. Relay teams of up to 10 runners race along the old Gold Rush route through coast mountains from Skagway to Whitehorse overnight. The race begins in Skagway, Alaska and finishes along the Yukon River in Whitehorse. Festivities to follow the race.

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September 2015

White Ram Poker Tournament

September 11 - September 14
Diamond Tooth Gerties,
1001 4th Avenue
Dawson City , Y0B 1G0 Canada
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World-class poker competitors gather in Dawson City to compete at the only legal poker tournament West of Edmonton. The competition takes place in Canada’s oldest casino, Diamond Tooth Gertie’s.

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September 2015

Tombstone Interpretive Centre Closes

September 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tombstone Territorial Park Interpretive Centre,
Km 71.5 Dempster Highway YT Canada
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September 2015

Tomboy Survival Guide

September 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Ivan Coyote and an all-tomboy band will take you on a musical journey of discovering the beauty of being handsome, not pretty, all along. Buy your tickets here! Tomboy Survival Guide is brought to you by story teller and writer Ivan Coyote, Pebbles Willekes on bass, Sally Zori on drums, and trumpet play Alizon Gorman.

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September 2015

Gerties’ Last Show

September 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Diamond Tooth Gerties,
1001 4th Avenue
Dawson City , Y0B 1G0 Canada
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The vaudeville dancers and performers at Diamond Tooth Gerties always put on a good show, but the last show of the season shouldn’t be missed. Come send off the season in style and witness this hilariously entertaining final performance!

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September 2015

Terry Fox Day

September 20

Check in your Yukon community for Terry Fox Day fundraising events.

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September 2015

35th Annual Terry Fox Run

September 20
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September 2015

Sal Capone: The Lamentable Tragedy of

September 25 @ 8:00 pm - September 26 @ 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Written by Omari Newton Produced by Urban Ink A young hip hop group is caught in the aftermath of a violent police shooting in this theatrical powerhouse.

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September 2015
$24

Jazz on the Wing – Louis Hayes & The Cannonball Adderley Tribute Band

September 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Legendary Cannonball Adderley and Grammy award winner alto saxophonist Vincent Herring  will be playing an exciting evening of jazz! Buy your tickets here!

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October 2015
$7

Jazz in the Hall: Paul Lucas

October 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada

Join in for an educational and fun night of jazz! An Educational Vignette will be presented by Steve Gedrose. Featured Act is Paul Lucas on guitar. After that is the jazz jam. Musicians and vocalists are invited for this event!

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October 2015

BOOM

October 15 @ 8:00 pm - October 16 @ 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada

KDOONS and WYRD Productions Rick Miller brings his latest multimedia creation from the studios of Robert Lepage that explores the music, culture and politics that shaped the Baby Boom generation. Buy your tickets here!

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October 2015

Fall Festival

October 16 - October 18

A celebration of Art, Music & Life in the North

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October 2015
$24

Jazz on the Wing – The Cookers

October 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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The Cookers Quintet bring you a sound firmly rooted in the ’50s and ’60s hard bop movement. Their versatile frontline made up of trumpet, tonal talents and tenor sax can bring a hot tempo to a boil or carry a ballad with subtlety. Buy your tickets here!

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October 2015

Eunoia

October 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yukon Arts Centre,
300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Eunoia is a contemporary dance adaptation of Christian Bök’s celebrated poem of the same name. Each chapter is constrained to the use of a single vowel, and despite this Bök creates a series of fascinating worlds. Choreographer Denise Fujiwara adapts these rules into a witty and absorbing performance that will fascinate you.

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