IVA (Nunavut) Riit (Nunavut) NÀHGA (NWT) Borealis Soul (Yukon) The Dakhká Khwáan Dancers and DASH (Yukon) Sophie Villeneuve (Yukon)

Music Yukon, in conjunction with its presenting partners (Adäka Cultural Festival, Alianait, Association franco-yukonnaise, Northern Arts and Cultural Centre, Splintered Craft and Yukon Arts Centre), is pleased to present a signature Canada 150 event, From the North: A Travelling Show from Yukon, NWT and Nunavut.

Showcasing artists from all three territories, From the North’s gala performance weaves together stories, music and dance from exciting northern talent, including IVA, Riit, Quantum Tangle, NÀHGA, Sophie Villeneuve, Borealis Soul, and the Dakhká Khwáan Dancers and DASH.

Featuring throat singing, hip hop dancing, electronica-infused traditional drumming, dancing, and singing and storytelling in French, English and Inuktitut, From the North will share stories of the North, how we see the world, and who we are as Northerners.