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Prince Albert Teen Writing Experience

July 7-11, 2014

LOCATION: John M. Cuelenaere Public Library

ADDRESS: 125-12 Street East, Prince Albert, SK


Your intrepid facilitator …


Feb 2014Carla Braidek lives in the boreal forest near Big River, Sask. The
wilderness and the quirks and foibles of humanity provide her with endless
writing material. She has been published in several magazines, has a
chapbook and a full-length book. Her work has been part of a poetic play
and has been included in a full-length documentary. Carla has been in
classrooms from grade 1 to 12, has taught outdoors, at libraries, and on
city streets.


Your special guest …


©2009 alex felipe All Rights Reserved. Native Earth shoot at Six Nations Res.Yvette Nolan is a playwright, director and dramaturg. Her plays include BLADE, Job’s Wife, Video, Annie Mae’s Movement, Scattering Jake, Ham and the Ram, The Unplugging, The Birds (a modern adaptation of Aristophanes’ comedy), Alaska and the text for from thine eyes (Signal Theatre). Directing credits include Justice by Leonard Linklater, Café Daughter by Kenneth T Williams (Gwaandak Theatre), Tombs of the Vanishing Indian and The Unnatural and Accidental Women by Marie Clements, Salt Baby by Falen Johnson, A Very Polite Genocide by Melanie J Murray, Death of a Chief, Darrell Dennis’ Tales of An Urban Indian, Annie Mae’s Movement (Native Earth Performing Arts), The Ecstasy of Rita Joe (Western Canada Theatre/National Arts Centre), Yoga Cannibal (Jungalee Gal Productions), The Only Good Indian… and The Triple Truth (Turtle Gals). In 2007, she received the Maggie Bassett Award for service to the theatre community, and in 2011, the George Luscombe Award for mentorship in professional theatre. From 2003-2011, she served as Artistic Director of Native Earth Performing Arts. In 2011-12, she was the Writer In Residence at the Saskatoon Public Library.  She is currently working on Medicine Shows, a book about Native theatre in Canada.



(Deadline to apply is June 2, 2014)


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