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Runs from Wednesday June 23 2021 to Sunday June 27 2021

Approximate running time: 0 hours and 45 minutes


Fire Pit - Trent University
1 Gzowski Way
Peterborough ON K9L 0G2

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Nogojiwanong Indigenous Fringe Festival has shifted to Drive-In! To reserve your tickets please email The complete new festival schedule is available at

First presented as a twenty minute audio piece at Native Earth's Weesageechak Begins to Dance Festival, this one woman play will have its first live performance at NIFF. Based on a true familial tale, Restor(y)ing Identity tells the story of Crawford fishing in the deep Atlantic and seeing a sabawealnu (Mi'kmaw word for merperson), Eela, one day while checking his fishing nets. It uncovers the importance of intergenerational knowledge transmission and what could happen if we forget to tell our stories. visit for more information *all shows PG13

About the Nogojiwanong Indigenous Fringe Festival The first and only Indigenous Fringe Festival in the known world! 6 companies in 4 outdoor venues on the East Bank campus of Trent University around Gzowski College. A total of 35 performances at a variety of times between June 23 and 27, 2021. For more information, visit

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