may, 2022

thu19may7:30 pmChildren of Ukraine Benefit7:30 pm CST FIND TICKETS

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Proof of Vaccination: not required

Vasyl Popadiuk will be touring several western Canadian cities this spring including Winnipeg, to help raise funds in response to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. Popadiuk is a classically trained violinist from Kyiv, Ukraine, now living in Ottawa, Ontario. Popadiuk is also a world-renowned musician.  He will perform alongside his five-member band, Papa Duke.

All proceeds raised from this concert series will be shared equally between the Regional Children’s Hospital in Luhansk, Ukraine and the Regional Orphanage in Sumy, Ukraine.

“As a Ukrainian, I am honoured to contribute to the most vulnerable part of the population …our children.” – Vasyl Popadiuk

About Vasyl Popadiuk:

Vasyl Popadiuk studied at the Lysenko Music and Drama School when he was a seven-year-old living in Kyiv, Ukraine. Popadiuk was considered a child prodigy and continued his education at the Ukrainian National Tchaikovsky Academy of Music. Popadiuk comes from a musical background, his father, Vasyl Popadiuk Sr., was a renowned composer and pan flute player who originally wanted his son to follow him as a flautist.

 

Time

(Thursday) 7:30 pm CST

Location

Burton Cummings Theatre

364 Smith St, Winnipeg Manitoba

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