Check out my new show
April 1 and 2
2822 Lyndale Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55408
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General $ 15
Children $ 12
Bottineau Jig: Untold Tales of Early Minnesota
Welcome to a world of French, Ojibwe, Dakota, mixed-blood, Swedish, Yankee, and African peoples, that is pulsating with dance, music, and many languages! Pierre Bottineau, French-Indian forefather of both Minneapolis and St. Paul, lived in a racially blended world not seen again until our own century. Witness an historic jigging and fiddle contest! Post -show discussions on multiracial identity, past and present.
Stage direction and script: Josette Antomarchi (Jeune Lune, Children’s Theater)
Choreography and script: Jane Peck.
Fiddlers: Eddie ‘King’ Johnson -Turtle Mountain Reservation and Gary Schulte- St. Paul.
Singer: Linda Breitag- Minneapolis
Performers: Larry Yazzie, Kenna Cottman, Virgil Benoit, Ricky Thomas from Turtle Mt., Craig Johnson, Paulino Brener, Scott Marsalis, Jane Peck, Jamie Berg, Josette Antomarchi.