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Thursday, September 24, 2015 — 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Join us for an engaging presentation by acclaimed Cree playwright, author, and musician Tomson Highway. Tomson will draw from his wealth of knowledge of Canadian and Indigenous literature, theatre and music, language and world travel, and much much more!

Tomson Highway enjoys an international career as playwright, novelist, and pianist/songwriter. His best-known plays are The Rez Sisters, Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing, Ernestine Shuswap Gets Her Trout, and The (Post) Mistress. His best-selling novel is Kiss of the Fur Queen.

Tomson Highway laughing (portrait by Sean Howard)

Can't make the 2:00 show at UWaterloo? Join us in the evening in Kitchener!

Cabaret Performance by Tomson Highway and guests

Thursday September 24, 2015, 9:00 pm 

The Registry Theatre, Kitchener

Tickets available at Impact Theatre Festival, 

http://www.ticketscene.ca/list.php?keywords=Tomson+Highway

Experience the magic of this evening cabaret performance by Tomson Highway, joined by vocalist Patricia Cano and saxophonist Marcus Ali. The show includes selections from The (Post) Mistress, Tomson's recent musical theatre creation.

This event is sponsored by the Aboriginal Education Centre at St. Paul's College, the Department of History and the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo, Silver Birch Projects, the Impact Theatre Festival, WPIRG, and LSPIRG.   

Cost 
Free!
Location 
ML - Modern Languages
Theatre of the Arts
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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