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Multimedia performance of Fatty Legs coming to Wolfville

Multimedia performance of Fatty Legs coming to Wolfville

May 7, 2015
National

WOLFVILLE - Xara Choral Theatre Ensemble is coming to Wolfville May 11 with its acclaimed show about the legacy of Canada’s residential schools.

"Fatty Legs, which mixes song, storytelling and dance, is based on the children’s book of the same name by Margaret Pokiak-Fenton and Christy Jordan-Fenton.

The production retells Margaret’s true story. At an Indian residential school high in the Canadian North, a nasty teacher made the eight-year-old wear itchy red wool socks as an example of her unworthiness..."

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Related Composers: R. Murray Schafer