Annual Storytellers Festival
The Sâkêwêwak Annual Storyteller’s Festival is a community based, multidisciplinary arts showcase featuring Indigenous artists. During this annual event, many Indigenous artists are invited to participate as an opportunity to share their diverse artistic practices with the Regina community.
Volunteer with the Festival
Miigwech to all the volunteers for supporting Sâkêwêwak’s 2023 Storytellers Festival!
Volunteers are always greatly appreciated and welcome during our yearly festival events. If you are interested in volunteering, please visit us again next year!
Storytellers Festival 2023: Sākitawāhk ~ Where the rivers meet
This year’s festival involved Indigenous storytelling told through a variety of contemporary art forms including dance, theatre, music, and performance.
The 2023 theme was, sâkitawâhk, a Cree word meaning, “where the rivers meet.” Which had a special focus on gender and 2Spirit identities, sâkitawâhk celebrates the true spirit of the festival as a point of gathering and kinship through collaboration, interconnectivity, and community.