2015-2016 PERFORMING ARTS SEASON

2015-2016 PERFORMING ARTS SEASON

Check out the cutting-edge lineup of fresh theatre, dance and musical acts from across Canada and around the world coming to the Yukon Arts Centre this season. Many more events will be added throughout the summer!

Live Summer Events at the Wharf

Live Summer Events at the Wharf

Check out music, festivals, dance, tai chi and more all summer long!

Arctic Adaptations: Nunavut at 15
Thursday, June 4 to Saturday, August 29

Arctic Adaptations: Nunavut at 15

Arctic Adaptations was Canada’s official entry in the 2014 Venice Biennale in Architecture. This award-winning exhibition explores innovative architectural designs shaped by Nunavut’s distinct land, climate and culture.

Opening reception: Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 5:30pm

Found, Forged and Fused
Thursday, June 4 to Saturday, August 29

Found, Forged and Fused

A survey of handmade works from the Yukon Permanent Art Collection.

Exhibition Opening: June 4, 2015 at 5:30pm

GRAHAM + DIMENSIONS
Thursday, September 10 to Saturday, November 21

GRAHAM + DIMENSIONS

 Neil Graham explores the rich beauty of Haida Gwaii with bold visual energy. Along with DIMENSIONS, Saskatchewan Craft Council's biennial, open, juried touring exhibition. 

Tomboy Survival Guide
Thursday, September 17

Tomboy Survival Guide

Ivan Coyote and an all-tomboy band take the audience on a musical journey of discovering the beauty in being handsome, not pretty, all along.

An Evening with Stuart McLean & The Vinyl Cafe (New dates announced!)
Friday, October 2, Saturday, October 3, Sunday, October 4

An Evening with Stuart McLean & The Vinyl Cafe (New dates announced!)

The Yukon Arts Centre presents An Evening with Stuart McLean and the Vinyl Cafe.

The Theatre
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Thursday, August 27

A guest blog from Whitehorse's favourite writer and storyteller, Ivan Coyote.

Art Gallery
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Wednesday, August 5

Heather Callaghan will be occupying the Jenni House in Shipyards Park during her residency for Craft Year 2015. Presented by The Yukon Arts Centre, and the Yukon Film Society. 

Art Gallery
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Thursday, July 30

On Thursday, August 6th at 6:30, visit the ATCO Electric Yukon Youth Gallery for the opening reception of Creative Summer. This show will highlight the talented works of the Camp Raven campers, and 8 year old Amzie Cooke-Goodall.