August 21–22, 2021

Aliya Boulanger

Aliya is a Vancouver based actor and graduate of Capilano University. She is passionate about bringing attention and a voice to under-represented populations and is proud to be sharing a part of her Japanese heritage with the Richmond Maritime Festival. For those wanting more Japanese Canadians stories, she recommends checking out the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre in Burnaby, BC.

Aliya will perform as  Kayla, a 4th generation Japanese-Canadian descendent of Japanese Fishermen in the Steveston community.

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