Jessica McMann

A Cree from Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan, Jesse has been hoop dancing for 9 years, and while zhe is known for the dance work, Jesse is also a musician, trained at the University of Calgary and University of Manitoba. Currently Jesse is working on creating a body of work that focuses on the body as a source for creation and relation to the earth. She teaches many workshops in storytelling, powwow, beading and dance within a practice that spans British Columbia, Alberta and Manitoba. Zhe learns from all cultures and integrates theory, knowledge, practice and ideologies into zer dance.

Calgary, AB
Language(s): English
Grade levels that programming is provided for: Primary (K - 3), Junior (4 - 6), Intermediate (7 - 8), Secondary, Post secondary, Other

Facilitates Group Lessons

Offers private lessons

Offers services to schools

  • Dance
  • Education
  • Indigenous Arts
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Music
  • Performance Art
  • Artist-Educator Partnership
  • Residency
  • In-School Performances
  • In-School Workshops
  • Professional Development
  • Other

Profile last updated: Apr 3 2020