Chapter 21

Produced by Raven Spirit Dance, Presented by Native Earth

March 23 – 26, 2023

Produced by Raven Spirit Dance, Chapter 21 is choreographed by Starr Muranko and directed by Yvette Nolan. This dance/theatre piece explores what happens when a vibrant, active artist comes face to face with a crippling collision of events. Chapter 21 is a reflection on the days that have come to pass, and the art of becoming. A new baby boy; Chromosome 21; the big “C” diagnosis, 21 days between treatments, and 21 days to re-pattern beliefs; Courage; Faith; Resilience.

Running Time: 45 minutes
Talkback to follow every performance. 

Please note due to show content no latecomers will be admitted once the doors close.

This production is not suitable for children.


Choreographed & Performed by Starr Muranko
Director Yvette Nolan
Composer Edgardo Moreno
Lighting Design Jonathan Kim
Stage Manager Amanda Parafina
Costume Design Jeanette Kotowich
Mentors Alvin Tolentino and Michelle Olson
Videographer Sophia Wolfe and Yasuhiro Okada
Photo Credit Melanie Orr and Erik Zennström
Movement Consultant Donna Redlick
Voice Coach Sheila Langston

Thursday March 23   |  7:30 PM – Opening, talkback facilitated by Cole Alvis
Friday March 24   |  7:30 PM – Talkback facilitated by Katey Wattam
Saturday March 25   | 7:30 PM –Talkback facilitated by Jaeli Bruno
Sunday March 26  |2:00 PM – Talkback facilitated by Aria Evans

Header Visual by Chief Lady Bird