Hart House Hip Hop Education and Move with Culture present a cultural mash-up centring on the foundations of traditional Pow Wow dancing.
The workshop will empower, educate and engage participants in movement and culture by incorporating various techniques from all styles of Pow Wow dance set to the beats of hip-hop music. Gain a greater appreciation for Indigenous cultures, learn about their ceremonies and traditions with this unique delivery of Pow Wow dance.
Instructor Nichole Leveck is a Wyandot artist from Toronto. She has been a fancy shawl and jingle dress dancer for more than 13 years and has been teaching for more than eleven years at various organizations throughout the Greater Toronto Area. She's been featured dancing in music videos and performed at the 2019 Polaris Music Prize Gala. Nichole strives to be a positive role model within the Indigenous community of Toronto.