Culture Quest Funding Deadline: September 15, 2020

Congratulations to the Spring 2020 Culture Quest recipients. ArtsNet Society, Fireweed Heroes, Town of Watson Lake, and more! We are thrilled to support a wide range of artistic and cultural projects in the territory.

The upcoming Culture Quest deadline is September 15th, 2020 (Fall intake). More information and application details and guidelines are available here.

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Community Spotlight: Kelly Vittrekwa

For our second installment of Community Features, we’ve reached out to Dawson resident Kelly Vittrekwa who will be performing at 7 PM tomorrow in the virtual play ‘Dominion’, with Gwaandak Theatre as part of the free 2020 Indigenous Summer Play Readings.

Kelly shares her passion for performing arts, her first forays into the wild world of Boardwalk Burlesque, and her very first job – working at the Palace Grand Theatre at sixteen years old!

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Community Spotlight: Stephen Gallant

The Klondike Institute of Art & Culture is checking in with a few of the inspiring, creative, and unique individuals who make up the colourful mosaic of Dawson City’s arts community:

Stephen Gallant is a classically trained, multi-instrumentalist director and performer who has held the role of Musical Director at Diamond Tooth Gerties in Dawson City, Yukon, for 7 consecutive seasons.

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