pimohtewak (the one who walks)
Just picture yourself on a January evening – all bundled up in your winter attire – arriving at the Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan site. At our box office you receive a smartphone with earbuds. You are instructed to put in the ear buds and press play… For the next half hour, you go on a winter walk … a journey that tells you where to go, what to look for, what to find and do… all while listening to the personal stories of a resident of our beautiful Treaty 6, the official homeland of the Métis. Event information about pimohtewak : Ticket price: FREE Dates: January 22-27th 2019 Time slots: 6:30pm, 7:10pm, 7:50pm, and 8:30pm. Amount of tickets per show: 8 people per half hour. You must sign up in advance to receive instructions and starting point info!
Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan is proud to bring to Saskatoon, pimohtewak, Cree for ‘the ones who walk,’ is a collaborative multidisciplinary piece on and around our site this winter! This free interactive storytelling experience will be available as a free smartphone app and will incorporate complimentary lighting & visual design during Wintercity Shake Up and Winterruption. This project is made possible through the City of Saskatoon WintercityYXE grant and sponsorship of Production Lighting.
Please note: - The show will run 30 minutes outdoors. Please dress for the weather! - All sites are accessible by electronic wheelchairs. - While we encourage audience members to bring your own iPhones/headphones they can be provided as needed.