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Call For Young Performers: Technical Knockouts, Tiffany Moses May 25

May 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Technical Knockouts

Kinnie Starr, DJ O Show, and Tiffany Moses
A female-centred music production, tech, songwriting and DJ drop-in lab for queer Indigenous and allied youth.
Open to all genders, all nations, all affiliations.
Come hover, hang or create with us.
No experience necessary.
Snacks and drinks will be there too!

Sound interesting? Come to one of the teaser sessions before the festival at Broadway Youth Resource Centre (BYRC), Qmunity, or Urban Native Youth Association (UNYA). One of the Technical Knockouts will be there to introduce you to the technology and processes involved. Teaser sessions will run for approximately 2 hours.

On Thu May 25 join Tiffany Moses for a Teaser Session at BYRC:

Tiffany Moses is a vocalist and audio engineer currently living in Vancouver, BC. Inspired by a love of music she has been singing since she was a young girl following her grandfather into the bush. Musical influences include jazz singers such as Billie Holiday and Nina Simone as well as classical composers such as Vivaldi and later trip-hop bands Portishead and Massive Attack.

Full list of teaser sessions
Fri May 12 | 6 pm | Qmunity (DJ 101 with DJ O Show)
Thu May 25 | 5 pm | BYRC (Tiffany Moses)
Thu Jun 1 | 5 pm | UNYA (Tiffany Moses)

Scent-reduced:
This event is scent-reduced, and fully wheelchair accessible. Please help us keep this a welcome space for everyone and refrain from wearing scented products while attending QAF events.

Mobility Accessibility:
BYRC is fully wheelchair accessible. If you move through space differently, we are ready to assist you.

Workshop drop-in times

The workshop will take place during the 2017 Queer Arts Festival on June 22-25 on a drop-in basis, with an optional (paid) performance opportunity on the QAF main stage alongside Starr, O Show, and Moses Monday June 26.

Thu Jun 22 | 2:30pm-4:30pm | Roundhouse Room C
Fri Jun 23 | 10:30am-12:30pm | Roundhouse Room C
Fri Jun 23 | 5pm-7pm | Roundhouse Room C
Sat Jun 24 | 3pm-5pm | Roundhouse Room C
Sat Jun 24 | 7pm-9pm | Roundhouse Room C
Sun Jun 25 | 1:30pm-3:30pm | Roundhouse Room C

Performance

Mon Jun 26 | 7pm | Roundhouse Performance Centre

QAF takes place on the traditional, unceded territory of the Coast Salish people, in particular the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ílwəta? (Tsleil-Waututh) nations. We recognize their sovereignty, as there are no treaties on these lands, and we are dedicated to building a new relationship between our nations based on respect and consent.

Details

Date:
May 25
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1906362422967678/

Venue

1618 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5L 1S6
1618 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5L 1S6
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RSVP

If you plan on attending please let us know by providing your email address.

Our licensing requires all attendees at our evening shows to carry membership cards in the Pride in Art Society. Memberships are $2 online when you purchase your first ticket, or $1-15 sliding scale at the QAF Box Office at the Roundhouse. Please allow a few extra minutes at your first event to obtain your card.