Yukon Educational Theatre - YET


Issue: 2015-06-18 PHOTO: courtesy of Annie Avery and Grant Simpson

I am no stranger to the all-night art festival rodeo. I’ve been to three of them, in two different cities — using all different methods of transportation. I’ve marvelled at and participated in hundreds of exhibits and meandered home in the early... Read more

Yukon Arts & Entertainment


Issue: 2015-03-19 PHOTO: Joslyn Kilborn

Over the spring break for Whitehorse schools, the open art studio, Splintered Craft, will be filming a music video. By no means a small undertaking, the community studio — a Skookum Jim Friendship Centre program — is pulling in all the help it can... Read more

Yukon Arts & Entertainment


Issue: 2015-03-19 PHOTO: Bruce Barrett

The Yukon winter is so long that Dawson City-based filmmaker Suzanne Crocker once said winter has its own seasons. Most Yukoners I know divide their very existence between their “winter” and “summer” selves. Read more

Yukon Active

We see the sun outside after work, it gets warmer — at least during the middle of the day — and we start to see the winter hermits among us emerge from hibernation. The month also marks the official start of spring, and March 22 is the date Read more

Yukon Winter

Inspiration comes in all shapes and sizes and Alanna Warner, a Whitehorse artist, recently found hers in a toy snake. Read more

Yukon Arts

Two years ago, Oman decided to take part in Burning Away the Winter Blues, the annual spring equinox event sponsored by Yukon Educational Theatre. "It was the most pagan community festival I've ever experienced, and it made me really happy." Read more


Issue: 2011-11-03

Editor's Note: Amber Church's assignment was to gather some impressions of Yukon Educational Theatre's latest production from a few young audience members who saw it before it travelled to Yukon communities. Dean Eyre's new play, Wake and Bake, ... Read more

Theatre - Dance

The Celebration of the Harvest takes place at Shipyards Park again this year on Thursday, this time with a special visit from mythologies past. Read more

Farm - Garden

Hockey players can craft, too. That is the message from Arlin McFarlane, artistic director for Yukon Educational Theatre's Inzanity Wing, the backbone behind this year's new Santa Parade "Winterval." Read more

Theatre - Dance

The image of an artist at work often sets an artist alone in a room with paint or perhaps a musical instrument, creating or composing in solitude. While this focus may be necessary for some parts of the work, most art comes alive ... Read more

Yukon Arts

The creative spark for a new theatre company, L'Ark, took place at Yukon Educational Theatre's (YET) presentation of Dean Eyre's Diabetes, A Love Story nearly two years ago. Producer Arlin McFarlane arrived mid-show to a school gymnasium filled with Read more

Theatre - Dance