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Vimy Conference

In tribute to the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, Dr. Mélanie Morin-Pelletier, First World War Historian, delves into how this tactical victory became an emblematic event for Canada. The bilingual presentation takes place at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 on Friday, November 10th at 6:00 p.m. This is free event is timed to coincide with Remembrance Day activities throughout Halifax.

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Letters from the Front: A Remembrance Day Performance

A moving Remembrance Day tribute, Letters from the Front is a three-part contemporary dance inspired by the Second World War correspondence of the choreographer’s grandparents. Performed by members of Halifax Dance’s Young Company, audiences will be lead through a series of site-specific dances, punctuated by excerpts from the letters. A unique and intimate homage, Letters from the Front takes place at the Museum this Remembrance Day.

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