In the Soil: A Multi (p)Arts Festival


Thursday 24 – Sunday 27, 2020

Rhizomes 2020 is finally here! As part of the reimagined In the Soil Multi (p)Arts Festival, we look forward to delivering a series of site-specific installations and performances from a variety of incredible artists. This year, we offer tours to a variety of locations in the St. Paul Street East neighbourhood in downtown St. Catharines, running each evening from Thursday 24 September to Sunday 27 September.

All performances and installations have been packaged together as an entire tour that will begin on the hour each evening (6pm, 7pm, 8pm) and for a maximum of 6 participants for each tour.

Covid-19: Health and safety protocols will be in place for all events including; hand sanitizer stations, sanitizer wipes, and contact tracing. Masks must be worn indoors at all times. In order to maintain physical distancing, only six participants will be scheduled for each tour.

See the full line up HERE.

Thank you to our funders: St. Catharines Cultural Investment Program, Niagara Investment in Culture, Ontario Arts Council and Department of Canadian Heritage.

Festival Steering Committee

Deanna Jones – Artistic Director / Co-Founder
Annie Wilson – Co-Founder / Committee Member
Joe Lapinski – Music Director / Web Designer / Co-Founder
Natasha Pedros – Committee Member / Visuals
Sara Palmieri – Co-Founder / Committee Member
Anah Shabbar – Programming Committee Member
Marcel Stewart – Outreach Coordinator / Committee Member
Holly Keus – Technical Coordinator / Committee Member
Alex Brown – Administrator / Committee Member
Jon Lepp – Committee Member
Tamara Jensen – Marketing and Development Director

Presented By

Festival Partners

Government Funders

Community Partners