September 22, 2018 marks the date of the inaugural ceremonial dance of master-carver and hereditary Haida Chief James Hart’s The Dance Screen (The Scream Too). This event represents an exceptional opportunity to witness the traditional performance of Hart and his troupe of Haida dancers, adorned with ceremonial regalia now housed in the National Gallery of Canada.
This event symbolizes an iconic moment for Canada and a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness a piece of Northwest Coast art and culture, merging traditional history with the contemporary.
Available to only 100 guests, limited tickets for this exclusive experience will be available to purchase on June 4, 2018. The evening includes an intimate ceremony in the Chrystal Gallery followed by an elegant dining experience by the Four Seasons Whistler in the Museum’s Cressey Hall. All funds raised will benefit the Audain Art Museum’s ongoing exhibitions and educational programs.
Tax receipts will be issued in accordance with CRA regulations.