Welcome to Indian Country — An Indigenous Celebration of Original Music and Poetry
February 14, 2023 @ 7:30 pm
“Welcome to Indian Country” is an evening celebrating Native culture through music and storytelling. A world-class musical ensemble of five is joined by storyteller and Washington State Poet Laureate, Rena Priest. Together they weave new songs and compositions with poignant and witty poetry and satire. The event honors the ancestors and elders, unearthing the joy, solidarity and depth that indigenous people find in their cultures, families and communities. Their individual strands of Diné (Navajo), Lhaq’temish (Lummi), Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior, Osage and Odanak W8banaki First Nation heritage braid together to create this must-hear ensemble show. Explore and experience the worlds of compelling and influential Native storytellers and musicians.
“Welcome to Indian Country” is an evening celebrating Native culture through music and storytelling.