“The Last Curlew” from Tom Allen
A free performance of “The Last Curlew”. Inspired by the seminal environmental novel by the Canadian naturalist Fred Bodsworth, The Last Curlew follows the 13,000 km migration of the critically endangered Eskimo Curlew. This timeless, powerful and heart-breaking story is told with music by Alexina Louie, Ralph Vaughan-Williams and R. Murray Schafer, and features harpist Lori Gemmell, TSO Violinist Etsuko Kimura and Dancer/Choreographer Julia Aplin. Narrators are Tom Allen (Grandpa), and Annika Broadhead (Dearie).
Location is 3338 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, ON M8W 1M9