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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 […]


Gwaandak Theatre Office Closed- COVID19

In light of the recommendations from both territorial and national health authorities, Gwaandak Theatre’s office will be closed until further notice and staff will be working from home.   As of yet, we have not decided to postpone or cancel our upcoming events (The Awaken Festival (May 6-10) and Indigenous Summer Play Readings (June 15 […]

Monday, December 9th 2019

Ndoo Tr’eedyaa Gogwaandak (Forward Together) – Website Launch

Honouring age-old storytelling traditions and Indigenous language revitalization from Yukon’s Vuntut Gwitchin.

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Friday, November 29th 2019

Gwaandak Theatre 20th Season Celebration

As Gwaandak Theatre enters its third decade, we invite you to join us in celebrating the last 20 years and welcome incoming Artistic Director Colin Wolf!

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

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 […]

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ūtszan (to make something better)

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

Deadline: August 17

We’re Hiring – Managing Director

Gwaandak Theatre is seeking interested and experienced candidates for the permanent position of Managing Director.

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Creators Lab 2019

Welcome to Creators Lab 2019-2020
We’re heading into the second season of our Indigenous and Northern Theatre Creators Lab Unit. Gwaandak Theatre is proud to support these promising creators and projects.