Abitibi
Root Sky was a co-sponsor of the 2007 Brandon Aboriginal Literary Festival (Oct. 25-27) and the 2009 Ogamas Brandon Aboriginal Literary Festival (Oct. 15-17) at Brandon University. The festival brought together major Aboriginal and Metis writers from across Canada. In the photo are writers and festival organizers outside the festival venue at Brandon University. Photo: Derek Gunnlaugson

Production History

Theatre Productions

Root Sky has been producing theatre and other arts projects since its inception in 1999. Apart from theatre, Root Sky has been involved in producing and sponsoring music and literary events

Stretching Hide
Brief New Works
Under Western Eyes
Roman Fever and Madame de Treymes
Misty Lake
Making L-Love's Body

Brief New Works: A Night of One-Act Plays
Brandon University. Brandon. 2009.

Stretching Hide
Theatre Projects Manitoba in production with Root Sky. Rachel Browne Studio. Winnipeg. 2007. Director: Arne MacPherson.

Brief New Works: A Night of One-Act Plays
Brandon University. Brandon. 2007.

Under Western Eyes
Co-produced with Brandon University. May Works Festival. Ragpickers Annex. Winnipeg. 2006. Director: Dale Lakevold.

May Works Festival. Evans Theatre. Brandon. 2006.

October/Octubre
Winnipeg Fringe Festival. Winnipeg. 2005. Directors: Dale Lakevold and Mike Bell.

Co-produced with Brandon University. Brandon. 2002. Director: Steven Ratzlaff.

Madame de Treymes and Roman Fever
Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba. Brandon. 2001. Director: Chris Sigurdson.

Misty Lake
Northern Manitoba tour: Grand Rapids, Nelson House, and Thompson. 2000. Director: Dale Lakevold.

Lorne Watson Recital Hall. Brandon. 1999. Directors: Dale Lakevold and Susan Olson.

Gas Station Theatre. Fringe Festival hold-over. Winnipeg. 1999.

Cinematheque. Winnipeg Fringe Festival. 1999. Directors: Dale Lakevold and Susan Olson.

Making L-Love's Body
Co-produced with Brandon University Theatre. Brandon. 1999. Directors: James Forsythe and Barry Yzereef.

 

List of Productions by Root Sky

Brief New Works (2009)
Stretching Hide (2007). With Theatre Projects Manitoba.
Brief New Works (2007).
Under Western Eyes (2006). With Brandon University Theatre.
October/Octubre (2005).
October/Octubre (2002) With Brandon University Theatre.
Madame de Treymes and Roman Fever (2001)
Misty Lake (2000)
Misty Lake (1999)
Making L-Love's Body (1999). With Brandon University Theatre.

 

Music, Theatre, and Literary Productions Co-Sponsored

Don Amero. Live music performance at Raw Vision Galleria. Brandon. 2009.

Ogamas Brandon Aboriginal Literary Festival. Brandon University. 2009.

Brandon Aboriginal Literary Festival. Brandon University. 2007.