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The cast and crew of Kiviuq Returns. The play was performed on theatre stages in southern Canada—and scaled down in school gyms in Nunavut. Courtesy Qaggiavuut/Jamie Griffiths

Setting The Stage

It's about time Nunavut had a performing arts centre

October 2018 Jessica Davey-Quantick
Marilyn Jensen and the Dakhká Khwáan Dancers recently collaborated with the Yukon’s DJ Dash. Courtesy Simon Ager

Grieve and grow

The Dakhká Khwáan Dancers are singing and stomping it out

October 2018 Katharine Sandiford
Quantum Tangle is, from left, Greyson Gritt, Tiffany Ayalik and Kayley Inuksuk Mackay. Courtesy Quantum Tangle/BNB Studios

Quantum Tangle’s new sound

On gaining a Juno Award and a new member

October 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Leela Gilday. Courtesy Shawna McLeod

'You've got to love the music'

Leela Gilday proves coming home can take you to new places

October 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Josh Qaumariaq. Courtesy Jen Squires

So much to say

The Trade-Offs front-man Josh Qaumariaq on starting a tough conversation

October 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Milky Way Spiral Galaxy (detail) Beadwork on velvet, 23x25.5 in, by Margaret Nazon. Courtesy PWNHC

Cosmic Inspiration

Margaret Nazon and her out-of-this-world beading

September 2018 Herb Mathisen
Rock Star: Behind the scenes of Jen Walden’s feature film, Elijah and the Rock Creature, the latter played by Yellowknife actor Thompson Duff. Photo courtesy Caitlin Cleveland Photography

Reel Big Year

Rolling credits on 2018 and coming attractions in Northern film

September 2018 Jeremy Warren
Reviews of new books about or from the North

Book Reviews

It's not too late to get in some last-minute summer reading

September 2018 Up Here
Luminous Char by Kenojuak Ashevak. Image courtesy Art Gallery of Ontario

Sharing Their Gifts

A new exhibit invites you to experience the worlds created by Kenojuak Ashevak and Tim Pitsiulak

June 2018 Elaine Anselmi
Courtesy Qaggiavuut/David Kilabuk

The Return Of Kiviuq

An Inuit legend is brought back to life on stage—and with it, a whole other way to talk about the...

June 2018 Elaine Anselmi