Workshops

The workshops below were presented in 2016. 2017 workshop descriptions will become available closer to the festival dates.

HOWL

Saturday, June 25, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

howl2This all-ages, kid-friendly workshop explores a day in the life of a grey wolf through music and theatre, culminating in a short performance Saturday, June 25 at 7:00 pm Some instruments will be provided, including a wolf-tuned piano, but feel free to bring your own favourite howlers.

Improvisation Workshop with Jooklo Zappa

Saturday, June 25, 3:30pm – 5:00pm

 

Improvisation facilitated by Cathy Fern Lewis

Sunday, June 26, 2:30pm – 3:30pm
casse-tete 2016 promoBring yourselves, your instrument(s), your voice, your ears, your sensitivity, your ability to make music to a facilitated improvisation. Everyone is welcome, dancers who like to improv might enjoy this too!
Cathy Fern Lewis
An experienced teacher and improviser, Lewis was co-founder of LaSaM, member of AOM , Avatar Orchestra Metaverse (2008-2010),  a part of Arraymusic improv series with Rick Sacks, Anne Bourne and Doug Van Nort 2015, Director of In the Woods Improv (2016) as well as many collaborative associations where improv has been the source.

Circuit Bending with Oro Barton

Sunday, June 26, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
A brief introduction to electronics and circuit bending including a little bits demonstration. Come and find out how electronics have become easier to play with.