What is the future of Indigenous theatre?

Kevin Loring talks about being appointed the first artistic director of the new Indigenous theatre department at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
Playwright Kevin Loring has been named the first-ever artistic director of indigenous theatre at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. ((Belfry Theatre) )
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Kevin Loring has been announced as the first artistic director of the new Indigenous theatre department at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. Loring is known as a Nlaka'pamux actor and playwright from the Lytton First Nation in British Columbia.

Loring will assume his new post on Oct. 16, but before this happens he speaks with q host Tom Power about Indigenous involvement in theatre and his hopes to nurture and develop Indigenous designers, stagehands and stage managers.

— Produced by Ty Callender

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