The Broadway Neighbourhood Centre is proud to host the Indigenous Mardi Gras Pavilion at this year’s Folklorama.  The fusion of Native American and African cultures dates back to when Native American families took in African slaves who often married into their tribes back in the 1800’s. This first-time pavilion will showcase the Mardi Gras Indian Show straight from New Orleans as well as home grown talent with performers from the Aboriginal School of Dance.  While the Mardi Gras Indians will entertain the audience with eye-popping costumes and costumes, the dancers from the School of Dance will educate the audience about North American Indigenous culture throughRead More →

Download the flyer here. BNC is part of Youth Agencies Alliance which is a group of 18 non-profit organizations in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We work to collectively address issues of marginalized children & youth across the city. This summer we all got together and worked on a stop-motion animated project over the course of two weeks in July at Studio 393 in Portage Place Mall.  In collaboration with Art City and Graffiti Art Gallery, filmed by our very own Just TV, the fruit of the project is a 3 minute movie made with over 5,400 photos and one big imagination from 180 youth from all overRead More →