Fête Frissons

Presented by: Shenkman Arts Centre Presents

Saturday, February 1, 2020, 10 am to 1 pm

Don’t fight the frost, fête the frost! Join us and celebrate winter around the world with fun family activities and entertainment! Enjoy complimentary performances and arts workshops, face-painting, arts and crafts, storytelling, dancing, outdoor fun in the snow, and more! Delight in $6 tacos and mac and cheese prepared by Meatings BBQ.

Our main stage will get you moving with:
  • Act 1 – 10:15 am to 10:45 am: King Kimbit: spoken word, singing, and instrumentals
  • Act 2 – 11 am to 11:30 am: Joel Jacques: ukulele music jam and workshop
  • Act 3 – 11:45 am to 12:15 pm: MOOV Ottawa: break dance performance and workshop
  • Act 4 – 12:30 pm to 1 pm: Girls+ Rock Ottawa: music performances by local youth artists

 

Ottawa School of Art: Artist Yulia Lisitsyna will take you through artmaking practices from around the world including traditional Russian folk art, Scandanavian stencil art, and Australian dot painting.
Ottawa School of Theatre: Curl up in our cozy east-end corner and hear tales and poems told by our students, dress up at our costume booth, or come bring your stories to life at our puppet stage!
  • Prepare to be painted! Three face-painting stations with LynneART Face and Body Art will be ready to transform your look!
  • Get a custom hockey puck engraved with the wonderful tech crafter the inventorArtist and his CNC machines. (While supplies last!)
  • Come make custom pin-back buttons and engage with Arts Network Ottawa.
  • Explore vintage printmaking with the Cumberland Heritage Village Museum and their portable letterpress.
  • Join MIFO in exploring your creative side with a fun activity!
  • Come take a Winter WonderWalk with artist Brenda Dunn and add your mark on her large-scale art installation!
  • Embrace the outdoors with the Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex and the Ruddy Family YMCA-YWCA with tons of fun activities!
Admission and all activities are complimentary! Food and beverages for sale throughout the event.

Schedule:

Upper Lobby

  • 10 am to 1 pm: Bring your stories to life using puppets with the Ottawa School of Theatre
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Take a unique selfie using the Ottawa School of Theatre’s costume trunk
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Enter for a chance to win tickets to upcoming performances at the Shenkman booth
  • 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: Meatings Barbecue serving up mac and cheese and tacos for $6

Upper Lobby - Near Guest Services

  • 10 am to 1 pm: Make art inspired by winter around the world with the Ottawa School of Art
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Hockey puck engraving with the inventorArtist
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Face painting with LynneArt
  • 10:30 am to 1 pm: Curl up and hear stories and poems by the Ottawa School of Theatre students

Lower Lobby Stage

  • Act 1 – 10:15 am to 10:45 am: King Kimbit: spoken word, singing, and instrumentals
  • Act 2 – 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Joel Jacques: ukulele music jam and workshop
  • Act 3 – 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM: MOOV Ottawa: break dance performance and workshop
  • Act 4 – 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM: Girls+ Rock Ottawa: music performances by local youth artists

Lower Lobby

  • 10 am to 1 pm: Come on a Winter WonderWalk with artist Brenda Dunn
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Printmaking activities with the Cumberland Village Heritage Museum
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Pin-back button making with Arts Network Ottawa
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Stop by for a creative activity with movement d’implication francophone d’Orléans
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Carpet bowling with the Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Face painting with LynneArt

Agora Minto-Orleans Outdoors

  • 10 am to 1 pm: Snow soccer and parachute games with the Ruddy Family YMCA
  • 10 am to 1 pm: Snow painting with the Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex


SACP - Winterlude logo 2019 - 75pxSAC - Fete frisson BIA updated logoSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-MIFO logo 75pxSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-OST logo 75pxSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-OSA logo 75pxSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-Cumberland Museum logo 75pxSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-YMCA logo 75pxSAC-Fete_Frissons_2019-Bob MacQuarrie logo 75pxSAC - Meatings Logo 75px

Ages: All ages
Language: English and French

Tickets: free
 
Venue: Upper Lobby, Lower Lobby
Genre: Family, Variety, Special Event, Community


February 01 at 10:00 am