Axis Theatre’s production of Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish
Immerse yourself in the legend of the basket ogress, Th’owxiya, an old hungry spirit that inhabits in a feast dish full of bountiful delicious foods. This Kwantlen First Nation tale follows a sly Mouse who is caught stealing cheese from this feast dish. To appease Th’owxiya, Mouse embarks on a journey to find two children for the ogress to eat, or else!
Come enjoy the traditional Coast Salish and Sto:lo music, masks, and imagery while learning how Raven, Bear, and Sasquatch trick a hungry spirit to save Mouse and their family.