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Children of God, Called ‘Must-See Theatre,’ Returns to Vancouver’s the Cultch

Don’t miss your chance to see Corey Payette’s award-winning musical.

Submitted by Tyee Staff, 11 Feb 2019

 

In this powerful musical, the children of an Oji-Cree family are sent to a residential school in Northern Ontario. Children of God is a story of redemption: for a mother who was never let past the school’s gate, and her kids, who never knew she came. The performance offers a thrilling blend of ancient traditions and contemporary realities, celebrating resilience and the power of the Indigenous cultural spirit.

Children of God will return to Vancouver later this February after a national tour and its highly successful 2017 world premiere at the Cultch. Tickets are on sale now.

“Children of God is must-see theatre for Canadians”the Globe and Mail

“This is a brave work, and a starting point for important conversations.... See it.”Kathleen Oliver, the Georgia Straight

Contains swearing and sexual content. Due to the potentially triggering content of the performance, emotional support workers will be available to provide support to audience members who may require it.

York Theatre, Feb. 20 – March 10, 2019
639 Commercial Dr., Vancouver, B.C.

Feb. 20-21, 8 p.m.: Preview
Feb. 22, 8 p.m.: Opening
Feb. 23, 26-28, March 1-2, 5-9, 8 p.m.
Feb. 23-24, March 2-3, 9-10, 2 p.m.

Click here to buy tickets now.


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