Artistic Résumé

poi fire spin dance 2006



Music –

#TarFree613, 2014

Canadian pOILitics, 2013

For Our Sisters, 2012

Videos –

#TarFree613 – Vela, ft. Kevin Guerette & Rebecca White Raven, 2014

Activist Love Song – Vela live at People’s Social Forum 2014

For Our Sisters Live: Fill the Hill on 4 Oct 2012 for Families of Sisters in Spirit Vigil! 2012

Live at the Tree: “300 Winters,” 2012

Selected performances

• Arms of the Girl, ¡DO!, & Vela| Beerfest Fridays: Play for the Pot (@LunenburgPub), 17 October 2014. Battle of the Bands format. Secured Wild Card spot for next round.
• Folkin’ Eh! w/ Joey McNitt, Jeremy Murphy, & Vela (@LunenburgPub), 23 August 2014
• Gil’s Grassroots Hootenanny Sing-along Contest Finals. Finalist, performed #TarFree613 with Kevin Guerette and Rebecca Lantz, 27 April 2014.
• Rally for the Rideau, performed with Kevin Guerette & Rebecca Lantz. Ottawa City Hall, 29 Sept 2013.
• Show Up, Shout Out and Shut Down the Tar Sands!
Demonstration and Festivities, 24 August 2013. Performed with Kixsin.
• Nuit Blanche: Choose Your Own Adventure, at the University of Ottawa’s Living Research Conference, 15 April 2013. “Rupununi Red Road”, a solo storytelling, singing, and poetry multi-media performance, set to dawn birdsong recorded in Surama Village, Guyana, and photos projected on screen.
• The Way Train, 29 March 2013. Destination Concert at McCloskey’s Hotel in Chesterville, filmed for upcoming documentary on music and consciousness. Performed with John Lloyd, Johanna Paquin, and Kixsin.
• House Show! Benefit for the Coalition for a Carleton Sexual Assault Support Centre. 22 March 2013. Performed a capella and with Kixsin.
• FUNdraiser! Lightribe featuring Broke Down Laughing Man. 16 March 2013. Performed with lightribe.
• Artist Showcase at Oh So Good! 3 March 2013. Performed with lightribe.
• Provoking Curriculum Conference Closing Keynote Panel. 23 February 2013. Solo a capella performance and gave presentation titled “Strong Song: Activism, Inspiration, and All My Relations”. (page 8).
• Valentine’s Dance/Live Auction Fundraiser for The Hurt Association. 16 February 2013. Performed with Kixsin.
• Kick off 2013 @1848 with Live Music! Hosted by uOttawa EGSA-AÉDÉ. Performed with lightribe and was MC for the event.
• Art Night at Oh So Good! 13 January 2013. Performed with lightribe.

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