Salmon Sounds in Motion: Youth Performing Arts Mentorship Project
Starr Muranko (Raven Spirit Dance) and Isabelle Kirouac, professional dancers and community-engaged choreographers, will lead youth performers through a research and creation process to produce a performance piece for three major shows in August and September. Ages 15 – 25.
Honoraria for youth are available, based on age and experience; sliding scale of $400 – 700 for full participation.
DEADLINE EXTENDED! Application closes June 11th, 2019.
Join us to create a site-specific performance with professional artists using dance, theatre, and eco-art techniques to explore these questions:
Why did the salmon return to Still Creek after an 80 year absence?
What can we learn about our continued cohabitation through the use of movement inspired by Still Creek soundscapes and eco-art?
Participants & Videographer must be available for the following dates & times:
Sat/Sun June 15/16 from 1-6pm each day.
Tuesdays evenings July 16th, 23rd, 30th, and August 6th, each 6-9pm.
Sat August 10th, 4-7pm.
Sun August 11th, 5-6:30pm (PERFORMANCE)
Thurs Aug 29th, 4-7pm.
Tues Sept 3rd, 4-7pm.
Sat Sept 7th, 1-5pm
Sat Sept 14th, 4-9:30pm (PERFORMANCE)
Tues Sept 17th, 5-8pm.
Weds Sept 18th, 6-9pm.
Sat Sept 21st, 1-4pm.
Sun Sept 22nd, 5-8:30pm (PERFORMANCE)
Late November (TBD) documentary screening.
Salmon Sounds in Motion: Youth Videographer
This role for an emerging artist under 30 involves the creation of short documentary video/s for Still Moon Arts’ Salmon Sounds in Motion project. This is including but not limited to story ideation, design, filming, interviews, and editing. The videographer will work with the Artistic Director and General Manager of Still Moon Arts, members of the Still Moon Arts Board and Communications Committee, and the artists in Salmon Sounds in Motion. This position is designed to fulfill the marketing and documentation needs of the Society, while utilizing the skills and interests of the youth. Mentorship will be provided by artists at both Still Moon Arts and VIVO Media Arts. This is a short-term contract to film source material June – September with editing from September – November 2019. Salmon Sounds in Motion will conclude with a screening of the documentary. Must have flexible availability to attend evening and weekend rehearsals and performances. Applications are due by 5pm on May 21, 2019.