Maritime Festival

JULY 27-28, 2019
At Britannia Shipyards
Richmond, B.C. Canada
Saturday & Sunday: 11am-6pm
Presenting Sponsor Presenting Sponsor: RE/MAX

Jessica McMann

Jessica McMann is a Calgary/Vancouver based Cree musician, contemporary dancer and choreographer. She is also a classically trained flutist, with a Bachelor of Music from the University of Calgary. She has been dancing fancy shawl and hoop dance for 17 years, and has had the opportunity to present contemporary and traditional work at festivals across Canada, and tour Northern Europe. Her work has been shown at AlterNative: IndigiQueer (2017), IndigeDIV (2017), Talking Stick Festival (Vancouver 2012, 2013) Kootenay Cultural Festival (2012, 2015, 2016) Fairy Tales Film Festival (2012), ASTAM; Cree Festival (2012), Coastal First Nations Dance Festival (2011,2012, 2014, 2017, 2018) Vancouver Queer Film Festival (2011), Q the Arts Festival (2011), 7a*11d (2010). Her most recent large work was shown at the Urban Shaman Gallery in Winnipeg as part of "The 60's Scoop; A place between". She performed with the Ambrose University Chamber Orchestra and the Foothills Philharmonic Orchestra, and was a guest musician for Arcade Fire at the Junos 2018. website

Performing Schedule(2)

  • Octopus Garden

    Saturday 12:15 PM - 12:35 PM

  • Octopus Garden

    Sunday 12:15 PM - 12:35 PM

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