Diary of Events and Happenings in Calgary, Alberta.
Shumka on Tour
Thursday, 6 October 2022 - After a successful spring tour, Shumka on Tour returns this fall. Celebrating Shumkas legacy as one of the most exciting dance companies in Canada, Shumka on Tour will feature four works including Shumkas whimsical Mosquitos Wedding, a true feast for the eyes and a love story with a message that all we need is love; Shumkas most recent film project Promised Land recognizing the 130th Anniversary of Ukrainian immigration to Canada; Echoes of Hopak, a salute to the past through a celebration of Shumkas signature work; and My Yeh/We Are, a moving dance tribute to the conflict in Ukraine dedicated to long-time Shumka composer, Yuri Shevchenko who passed away in Kyiv, Ukraine on March 23. - Event Details