Posted on October 10, 2014 by Christopher Thrall

The University of Alberta’s Festival of Ideas presents: SHUMKA Ukrainian Dancers Experience the power and exuberance of this performance by Canada’s only professional Ukrainian dance company. In “Pathways to Hopak,” the internationally acclaimed Shumka dancers take the audience on an emotional journey through life’s universal cycle of birth, youthful playfulness and the search for love, the …

The University of Alberta’s Festival of Ideas presents:

HopakShumka1192-e1407981863142SHUMKA Ukrainian Dancers

Experience the power and exuberance of this performance by Canada’s only professional Ukrainian dance company.

In “Pathways to Hopak,” the internationally acclaimed Shumka dancers take the audience on an emotional journey through life’s universal cycle of birth, youthful playfulness and the search for love, the tragedy of conflict and the desire to wash clean our battlefields—and, ultimately, the opportunity to begin the cycle again.

7pm Sunday, November 23
Performing Arts Centre

Tickets $39 ($30 Students/Seniors)

You can buy tickets through the Performing Arts Centre Box Office at 780-608-2922 – or online here.

Find out more about the rest of the Festival of Ideas in Edmonton!


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