A Savage Society production, by Governor General Award recipient Kevin Loring, based on the Nlakap'amux story about a community confronting the issue of domestic violence.
Set in a mythical time before time.
Battle Of The Birds
Summer 2015

Summer 2015, Battle Of The Birds was written and produced in cooperation with the community members of Lytton BC. Artistic Director of Savage Society, Kevin Loring, worked closely in a series of workshops and gatherings transposing a songs taken from wax cylinder recordings by James Teit. The work culminated in a performance at the River Festival in Lytton BC with an audience of 300+ viewers.

Cast & Crew

 

Cast:

Kevin Loring

Sandy Scoffield

Renae Morrisseau

Sam Bob

Ronnie Dean Harris

 

Technical Direction:

Bronwyn Bowlby

 

Wardrobe/Costume:

Kieran Wilson

 

Production Manager:

Chelsea McPeake

NEW! SUMMER 2019!
Savage Society is so proud to be presenting Battle of the Birds again
on July 6, 2019 at 11am,
as part of the ’Q’emcín 2 Rivers Remix
in Lytton, BC. 
Rehearsals start June 24 - Details are ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. All community members are welcome to be involved!

FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE PRODUCTION OF BATTLE OF THE BIRDS IN 2016 AT THE TALKING STICK FESTIVAL, CHECK OUT THIS PAGE.

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