About the artist:

Falen Johnson is Mohawk and Tuscarora from Six Nations. She is an actor, playwright and emerging dramaturg. She is a graduate of George Brown Theatre School. Selected theatre credits include: The Only Good Indian with Turtle Gals Performance Ensemble, The Triple Truth, Savage, Strong Medicine, Death of a Chief, A Very Polite Genocide, and Tombs of the Vanishing Indian all with Native Earth Performing Arts. She has also been seen in The Ecstasy of Rita Joe a co-production between Western Canada Theatre and The National Arts Centre. Recently Falen was seen in The River with Nakai Theatre as well as Tout Comme Elle a co-production between Necessary Angel and Luminato. Falen has just completed a performance of Where the Blood Mixes with Saskatchewan Native Theatre.


Falen Johnson - Invisible Stories

August 14–16, 2012

Lectures Theatre Planet IndigenUS Off-site

Falen examines the stories of the past on these performance-based art walks, giving the history gravitas when you are standing in the physical place of where the narratives took place.

In the summer of 2010 Falen presented Invisible Toronto, a walking tour of part of Toronto, sharing several stories all relating to the urban landscape and the people that inhabit it. Falen will present a similar treatment to several spots within the Brantford downtown core, made all the more poignant because these are the places of her youth.

In partnership with Brant Historical Society.


Everyone: FREE
Tue, August 14
57 Charlotte Street, Brantford Ontario
Thu, August 16
57 Charlotte Street, Brantford Ontario