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THEATRE + MUSIC + ART Festival

Gabriola Island

August 16-19, 2018

Three Free Family Performances

Cultivate is family-friendly.
We’ll have a Family Zone with crafts, games, roving performers, and other good things.

Motion Commotion: Children’s Magic Show

Interactive, entertaining, amazing! Who doesn’t like magic? Magician Leif David is a perennial favorite across BC. Sponsored by Gabriola’s Friends of the Library.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Friday August 17
11:00am

Kate Romain

Kate Romain combines professional, whimsical accordion playing with kazoo-horns, foot-percussion and vocal sound tricks to make a super engaging, fun one-person act enjoyed by any age or background. 

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Friday August 17
noon to 6pm

Dave Spiritwolf Bodaly

Dave Spiritwolf Bodaly is an artist, master weaver, and storyteller from the Snuneymuyx First Nation.

 

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Saturday August 18
throughout the day

Clever Trevor

Trevor Gear aka Clever Trever is a multidisciplinary artist committed to creative exploration in many forms.

Clever Trever has been juggling and clowning on street, theatre, festival and community stages for two decades. His specialties include hat juggling, improvising and having fun! two decades.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Friday August 17
throughout the day

Family Yoga with Claire

Join local yoga teacher Claire MacDonald, for an inclusive and lighthearted yoga practice on the grass. 

Breathe deeply, move dynamically and cultivate inner stillness. 

All ages and abilities are most welcome.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Friday August 17
12:30 – 1:30pm

Birdhouse

Fly to the future in a live cartoon action comedy adventure from Australia and Japan. Featuring a hip soundtrack, happening films, a horrifying sword box, and even a hilarious stuffed toy fight.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Sunday August 19
11:00am

The Melissa

The Melissa is a universal representative of MAGIC in the mundane world.

Trained as a stilt dancing acrobatic and ritual theatre artist, she mesmerizes mere mortals with her stunning costumes and extraordinary grace.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Friday August 17
throughout the day

The Kerplunks

Gabriola’s own award-winning, high-energy children’s entertainers are back, with new tunes and great summer grooves. Their only performance on Gabriola this year.

FREE FAMILY SHOW
Saturday August 18
11:00am

Family Schedule

Friday, August 17, 2018

Event Time Location Event Type
Clever Trever All Day Family
The Melissa All Day Family
Motion Commotion: Children’s Magic Show 11:00 am - 11:45 am Garden Mainstage Family
Kate Romain 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Garden Mainstage Family
Family Yoga with Claire 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Family

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Event Time Location Event Type
Dave Spiritwolf Bodaly All Day Family
Lion's Pancake Breakfast 9:00 am - 11:00 am Food Area Family
The Kerplunks 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Garden Mainstage Family

Schedule subject to change, check back closer to the festival!