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Runs from Sunday June 26 2022 to Sunday June 26 2022

Approximate running time: 2 hours


Yukon Arts Centre Mainstage
300 University Drive
Whitehorse YT Y1A 5X9


Performance Notes

× Following the current Yukon Government COVID-19 restrictions that have been lifted, the YAC Mainstage will operate at 100% capacity for this event. Social distancing ‘bubbles’ are not in place and other members of the public may be seated next to you. Mask use is recommended.

Ticket Pricing: (Use drop-down menu to select price after you select your seats)

Adult: $20.00 Matinee / $25.00 Evening

Senior / Elder: $10.00 Matinee / $15.00 Evening

Youth (19 and Under): $10.00 Matinee / $15.00 Evening

This Event is General Admission - Seating is first-come, first-served. Please contact the YAC Box Office at 667-8574 or if you require accessible seating.

Dreaming Roots

It’s time to return

To the sacred place where life begins

To transform, laugh, and dream together

Join us for…

Dreaming Roots is a spectacular, inspiring performance journey by and about Yukon First Nations people. It weaves together new work from 50+ Yukon Indigenous artists in dance, music, drumming, theatre, storytelling and more, in traditional and contemporary forms.

Directed by Alejandro Ronceria & Diyet van Lieshout


Lenita Alatini

Kevin Barr

Dakhká Khwáan Dancers

Dakwäkäda Dancers

Dena Zagi

Hän Singers

Christine Genier

Erin Linklater

Kaska Drummers

Melissa Matheson-Frost

Rising Sun Singers

Gary Sidney Johnson

Sean Smith

Teechik Dancers

Warren Strand

Diyet van Lieshout

Vision Quest

Content Warning: This show contains content about residential school experiences and trauma, and mature language

If you are sick or exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. DO NOT attend the performance if you are ill. Please contact the Box Office at (867) 667-8574 or emailing if you are unable to attend due to illness.