Sanctuary Song

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Anne-Marie Ramos and Sean Arbuckle

Gregory Edwards

Sharmila Dey and Anne-Marie Ramos

Gregory Edwards

Alvin Crawford and Anne-Marie Ramos

Gregory Edwards

Approximately 45 minutes with no intermission.

True events inspired Sanctuary Song, an opera for young people about a 22-year friendship between Sydney, an Asian elephant, and her compassionate zookeeper, James. Follow Sydney’s journey from her abduction by poachers to liberty in a wildlife sanctuary. Unusual musical instruments and effects underscore this moving story and create an uplifting experience for the whole family.

Cast features: Anne Marie Ramos (Soprano), Alvin Crawford, Sharmila Dey, Sean Arbuckle

Produced by Theatre Direct (Toronto, ON)

Sanctuary Song is part of Winterlude, the Capital's winter celebration.


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