Robert Lepage teams up with Cirque du Soleil to create a show featuring First Nations

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Photo: Marie White

Photo: Marie WhiteRaymond Picard, the Director of Tourisme Wendake, is seen here with Robert Lepage at last week’s annual pow wow in Wendake.


Robert Lepage visited the Huron-Wendat annual pow wow last week, organized by Tourisme Wendake, and word has it that he will be starting a new project with Cirque du Soleil to feature First Nations' culture. Details of the show are not yet out but it could be slated for 2010.

Robert Lepage is Quebec City's renowned director, scenic artist, playwright, actor and film director whose company Ex Machina has been producing the world-acclaimed Le Moulin à image in the old port since last summer.