Prairie Scene

The largest gathering of Manitoba and Saskatchewan artists ever presented outside the Prairies!

April 26 to May 8, 2011

A Community Celebration of Aboriginal Culture

From Pow Wow to Hip Hop

May 7, 2011, 1pm

Odawa Native Friendship Centre

12 Stirling Avenue, Ottawa

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Gather.  Dance.  Sing.  Honour.  Renew.  Remix.

Come discover Aboriginal music and dance – from traditional to contemporary.

First Nations dance company Great Plains will showcase world champion singers Wild Horse, and a variety of dance categories including: Men’s Traditional, Ladies’ Traditional, Men’s Fancy Feather Bustle, Ladies’ Jingle Dress, Ladies’ Fancy Shawl and Men’s Grass. They will then be joined by Ottawa DJ collective A Tribe Called Red featuring DJ’s Bear Witness, NDN, Frame and Shub as they merge an eclectic blend of hip-hop, dance hall, electronica, and their own mash-up of club and pow wow music.