Enaa Neenyo — Welcome!

The Winter Bear is a play that tells the story
of an Alaska Native teenager who rises above his past traumas to become a leader with the help of mentor Sidney Huntington.
The Winter Bear Project combines the play with outreach developed in cooperation with rural Alaskan communities.

The Winter Bear 2019 Tour

Cast with audience after show in St.Paul, April 17, 2019

Our Mission:

Change the climate of fear & hopelessness that breeds suicide by stimulating dialogue and promoting healing through the performing arts.

Fall 2015 Anchorage Cast & Crew at McLaughlin Youth Center.

Residents from Ruby, Nulato, and Kaltag share their thoughts on the play’s impact in this excerpt from our Yukon-Koyukuk documentary.


Watch the full documentary.

More Winter Bear Project videos on our Vimeo