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Diamond Jenness Secondary School

Hay River, Northwest Territories Canada
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April 2020

Pawâkan Macbeth

April 3 @ 1:30 am - 3:00 am
Diamond Jenness Secondary School Hay River, Northwest Territories Canada + Google Map
$10 – $25

The groundbreaking Pawâkan Macbeth is Indigenous playwright, Reneltta Arluk’s reimagining of Shakespeare’s darkest play into Cree history, legend and cosmology. Set in Plains Cree territory in the 1870s, before the establishment of First Nations reserves, Pawâkan Macbeth takes place in a time when First Nations warred with each other and the Canadian Government over territory, food supply and trade. Harsh environments brought immense fear, starvation, and uncertainty together to awaken the darkest of Cree spirits, the Wihtiko – an evil…

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