Actor/playwright/director/musician Curtis Peeteetuce believes the arts are about expression, entertainment, education and empowerment. Utilizing a foundation of Cree culture, language and history, Curtis shares a performance-based presentation that will engage students through storytelling, theatre activities and accomplished works. The workshop is concluded with an inspired non-verbal storytelling piece titled “Immemorial”.

  • Art Strand: Drama
  • Broadcast length: 45 min.
  • Off camera hands-on teacher guided activity: approximately 45-60 min.
  • Grades: 3-6


 

Broadcast Dates

  • February 7, 2018: Grade 6
    9:45-10:30am live broadcast
    + post-broadcast activity (see Teacher Guide)
  • February 7, 2018: Grade 5
    1:30-2:15pm live broadcast
    + post-broadcast activity (see Teacher Guide)
  • February 8, 2018: Grade 4
    9:45-10:30am live broadcast
    + post-broadcast activity (see Teacher Guide)
  • February 8, 2018: Grade 3
    1:30-2:15pm live broadcast
    + post-broadcast activity (see Teacher Guide)

Thank you to Connaught School, North Battleford for hosting these broadcasts.

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Teacher Guides and Resources

 

Artist Biography: Curtis Peeteetuce

Curtis is Cree from the Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation. He is an actor, writer, director and musician and the former Artistic Director of the Gordon Tootoosis Nīkānīwin Theatre (GTNT) where his latest work, Kohkoms In Toyland was presented this past Christmas. Since 2001, he has had the honour of working with many talented artists in theatre, radio drama, music and film. Curtis dedicates all his efforts and accomplishments to his beautiful son Mahihkan. Special thanks to family and friends for years of support! Nanaskimon.