Our school community is provided the opportunity to see multiple cultural performance events each year. Organized by Central Okanagan Public Schools, performers are chosen to provide students with fun, rich and memorable experiences that are connected to elementary curriculum and are developmentally appropriate.
Parents are welcome to attend our cultural events.
2022-23 Schedule for Cultural Events at Chief Tomat Elementary (dates subject to change):
Dallas Arcand: October 18
- As an Indigenous performer, Dallas Arcand inspires students through hoop dancing. His is a world-class talent, having won many national and international awards!
Zac Gauthier: November 22
- Zac is a local percussionist who tells the story of how he became a drummer. He started with pots, pans as a child. During his show, he performs on buckets, pots, pans, water bottles, the floor and his own drum kit. His talent is immense and inspiring!
Goh Ballet - February 22
RUPLOOPS - Ruby Singh:
- For over 40 years, Goh Ballet Academy has been recognized as a premiere dance academy offering the highest caliber of dance education.
- This amazing composer creates music from local and land based sounds. He is a rare type of DJ who educates about nature and creates songs by looping the sounds he finds outside. He draws our attention to the natural world and challenges us to consider the music of the earth.