top of page

White Girls in Moccasins

Manidoons Collective, Buddies in Bad Times

Toronto, Ontario, Canada


by Yolanda Bonnell

Director: Samatha Brown, Cole Alvis

Set + Projection design
:Trevor Schwellnus 

Animation and associate video design: Rihkee Strapp 

Lighting design: Echo Zhou

Associate lighting design: Sruthi Suresan
Composer + sound design: Maddie Bautista
Costume design: Rachel Forbes
Associate costume design, set and props coordinator: Asli Ozuak
Choreographer: Yolanda Bonnell
Associate producer: Natércia Napoleão
Production manager: Steph Raposo
Stage manager: Dylan Tate-Howarth
Rhearsal stage manager: Ada Aguilar
Moccasins: Sheila Demerah
Belt: Mary Magiskan
Drum: Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone
Drum painter: Nathenia Bonnell
Gramma’s hands: Mary Bonnell
Knowledge keeper: Pauline Shirt
Deaf interpreters: Amy Ireland + Courage Bacchus
Anishinaabemowin language keepers: Lena Recollet, Sally Atchitawens-Recollet + Roger Roulette


Photo Credit: Jeremy Mimnagh


bottom of page