Traditional Metis, Contemporary
V’ni Dansi is a Vancouver-based traditional Métis and contemporary dance company. Led by Yvonne Chartrand, V’ni Dansi is dedicated to preservation of Métis dance and innovation of Indigenous contemporary dance. Dancers perform Métis dance under the name – the Louis Riel Métis Dancers and contemporary works as V’ni Dansi. Vni Dansi holds the distinction of being the only company in Canada to teach and perform both Métis and contemporary dance. Meaning Come and Dance in Michif, Vni Dansi is thrilled to share the Métis peoples joyful culture with audiences of all nations.