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Expressions of Reclamation: Mitchell Saddleback

July 30 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join Indigenous Artists as they share their art and stories in these FREE creative showcase events. Events are in-person AND will be live-streamed online to Facebook (@ArtsCouncilNW), with a Q&A portion at the end. In-person events will follow Covid protocols and registration is required by email to crystal.lan@acnw.ca or online here: acnw-reclamation.eventbrite.com. Each event is one hour long. For more info, visit https://artscouncilnewwest.org/eor/.

Mitchell Saddleback is a Vancouver-based actor, writer, comedian and storyteller from the Samson Cree Nation in Maskwacis, Alberta. He co-wrote and starred in The Bannocking, a horror web series featuring an all-Indigenous cast on CBC Gem, and has featured in films and theatre shows including Cold Pursuit, Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish, and Pawâkan Macbeth. Mitchell’s stand-up comedy and poetry night offers brand new poems with insight into pursuing the arts while Indigenous. Join us for a delightful night of wit, empathy, and reflection.

“I want to be representation for the younger generation, as I had none growing up.” – Michell Saddleback