Waawaate is an award-winning actor and playwright who identifies as two-spirited. In 2009, his production of “Agokwe” — a one-man play which he wrote and starred in — won six Dora Awards. He is also a choreographer, dancer and producer. A proud Anishnaabe from Grassy Narrows First Nation, he is a graduate and winner of the Distinguished Performance — Male award from Humber College’s Theatre Performance Program.
This Tedx talk shows Waawaate speaking of his experiences.