PERFORMANCE

THERE IS VIOLENCE AND THERE IS RIGHTEOUS VIOLENCE AND THERE IS DEATH; OR THE BORN AGAIN CROW

Beth is a peculiar young woman. Stifled by pressure from her mother and neighbours to fit in, she escapes to the outdoors and develops a unique relationship with the crows in her suburban neighbourhood. But when one of her crows begins to  speak to her, events take a dangerous turn. Beth always thought the world had more malice than […]

Awaken Festival 2020

Gwaandak Theatre is pleased to present its first annual Awaken Festival. This festival will feature workshops, and digital performances for our Indigi/Queer Cabaret and Creators Lab. Awaken Festival centers marginalized artists to showcase their creativity, to share a story, but most importantly we hope to offer connection and community as both artists and audience reorient […]

ūtszan (to make something better) Tickets- On Sale NOW!
October 9th–27th 2019
PERFORMANCE

ūtszan (to make something better)- Buy Your Tickets Here!

  Click Here to purchase your tickets ! October 19, 7PM- Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre (Dawson City) Tickets are $10 Regular Admission, $5 for Youth, Elder and Low-Income Available at the door only October 23, 25-26, 8PM- Old Fire Hall (Whitehorse) Tickets are $25 General Admission and $20 for Youth, Elder and Low-Income. Buy Your […]

ūtszan (to make something better)

ūtszan (to make something better)
An endearing story about first language homecoming…ūtszan is a language reclamation.

October 17 - 20, 2018
PERFORMANCE

Bystander

Drink. Fight. Survive.

How would you play the game?

July 20th–22nd 2018
PERFORMANCE

While Having Soup / Le Temps d’une Soupe

Enjoy soup and inspired discussions

May 2018
PERFORMANCE

Paradise

May 3-5, presented by Pat the Dog Theatre Creation

Tour to Sudbury – What if we could just fly away…?

Sept 2017 & Feb 2018
PERFORMANCE

Map of the Land, Map of the Stars

Follow our trail. Our newest show will be showcased at IMPACT 17 in Kitchener, Ontario and Talking Stick Festival in 2018.

Feb 2018
PERFORMANCE

Paradise

February 8-9, presented by Azimuth Theatre

Tour to Edmonton – What if we could just fly away…?

May 2018
PERFORMANCE

The Unplugging

By Yvette Nolan - Directed by Reneltta Arluk

Could an old woman’s wisdom save the world?

May 2017
PERFORMANCE

Map of the Land, Map of the Stars

Premiere in Whitehorse and Yukon Tour

Map of the Land, Map of the Stars

Presented in association with Join us as we are breaking trail for a new piece!   Yukon’s rivers and trails and the people who travel them, from First Peoples to waves of newcomers: Gwaandak Theatre’s newest project gathers artists to explore and string together story-beads from our land. Artistic team members include Genevieve Doyon, Patti […]

March 2015
PERFORMANCE

Paradise

By Patti Flather

An unemployed logger, a young man accused of terrorism, a family doctor and his daughter, are all searching for their humanity inside the systems that cage us all.

February 2014
PERFORMANCE

The Hours That Remain

By Keith Barker

Inspired by the pervasive reality of missing women in Canada, this play from Metis playwright Keith Barker explores the legacy of loss endured by families, friends and community.

October 2012
PERFORMANCE

Justice

By Leonard Linklater

Whose justice prevails when cultures collide? Based on the true story of the Nantuck brothers.

May 2011
PERFORMANCE

Café Daughter

By Kenneth T. Williams

Yvette Wong has a secret… she can’t tell anyone. She’s part Cree.

November 2009
PERFORMANCE

The Soul Menders

By Patti Flather

An intelligent comedy about love-weary people and fractured families struggling to become whole at Christmastime.

April 2009
PERFORMANCE

Tell Me More…

By the Ynklude Ensemble

Heart-aching blues and heavy metal, imaginary friends and unrequited love, all showcasing the talents of the Ynklude ensemble.

May 2008
PERFORMANCE

Go Angel Girlfriends

By The Women of Ynklude

In a village watched by angels, voluptuous goddesses sing, laugh, dream, and celebrate. The women’s spirits and friendships give them strength despite barriers in their world. A celebration of resiliency and overcoming uncommon odds.

May 2007
PERFORMANCE

Carnival

By Mitch Miyagawa

Carnaval, where tragedy is beautiful, and sadness is celebrated.

March 2006
PERFORMANCE

Where the River Meets the Sea

By Patti Flather

Jade and her mom Lu-Anne are finally home, back on the West Coast with a new high school, new store, new life.

November 2003
PERFORMANCE

West Edmonton Mall

By Patti Flather

The rollercoaster tale of one woman’s quest to drive from the Yukon to the famed mall. A solo play about isolation, go nowhere jobs and been nowhere boyfriends…and about getting to the Polynesian Room at the Fantasyland Hotel in the middle of winter before you turn 30.

February 2002
PERFORMANCE

Yellow on Thursdays

By Sara Graefe

A play about emerging sexuality and learning to be okay with who you are.

May 2000
PERFORMANCE

Sixty Below

By Leonard Linklater and Patti Flather

It’s nearly winter solstice when Henry, a young Gwich’in man, gets out of jail, ready to straighten out his life.