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Lucius’ Garden credits and acknowledgements

ec1_TwitPic440x220Lucius’ Garden
Performance by
Elizabeth Chitty

 You are welcome to join us in the garden.

You are standing beside the fountain given to the people of St. Catharines by Lucius Oille, second Mayor and first Superintendent of the first waterworks.

You are listening to a soundscape of the text of the first Annual Report of the St. Catharines Waterworks, a Mohawk translation of the Nanfan Treaty of 1701, a Water Song, text by the artist and water.

Performers
Gardeners – Maja Bannerman, Alexander Franks, Angela Hines, Elaina Jones
Waterworks Duet – Elizabeth Chitty, Berenicci Hershorn

Audio
Editor – Joe Lapinski @ WOW! Recording Studio
Voices – Nanfan Treaty Mohawk translator & speaker: Tehahenteh
Water Song: Elaina Jones
First St. Catharines Waterworks Annual Report 1879: Elizabeth Chitty
Water Text: Elizabeth Chitty

Watering Can Light Fabrication
Chris Clifford

Costumes
Elizabeth Chitty, Alexa Fraser

Graphic Design
Nell Chitty

With special thanks to Jeff Carl & Adrian Rittner of Region of Niagara DeCew Falls Water Treatment Plant, Vickie Fagan of Fagan Media Group, St. Catharines Museum, and In The Soil Arts Festival staff and volunteers.

This performance was crowdfunded. Great thanks to these generous donors: ANONYMOUS, Any Old Task, Miriam Adams, Janice Alton, Tatiana Benzaquen, Jean Bridge, Marcie Bronson, Patti Broughton, Laurie Brown, June Etta Chenard, Alison Chitty, Nell Chitty, Rose Marie Cipryk, Fariya Doctor, Rupert Dogsbody, Alexa Fraser, Kate Goodwin, David Gordon + Dorene Inglis, Matt Harley, Sharilyn J. Ingram, Anita James, Bill Kimball, Tiffany Mayer, Peanut Mill Natural Foods, Karrie Porter, Stuart Reid + David Sereda, Robert Siddons, Alan Rosenthal, David Vivian, Yoga by Sarah

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