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2008

Dancing in the Coal Dust

Dancing in the Coal Dust celebrates the life of Ginger Goodwin, a coal miner, labour activist and bon vivant whose mysterious death on Vancouver Island in 1918 has never been explained.

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Various artists
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Various artists
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Dancing in the Coal Dust celebrates the life of Ginger Goodwin, a coal miner, labour activist and bon vivant whose mysterious death at the hands of government agents on Vancouver Island in 1918 has never been fully explained. A hero to the common man, his name and reputation continue to resonate 90 years after his death. The show was commissioned by Showcase Theatre on Vancouver Island (Artistic Director Jeff Hyslop) but awaits its world premiere. Lyric Canada 2010 has presented a showcase performance of a remarkable moment in Canadian lyric theatre by Canada’s most prolific lyric theatre artist. With Corey O'Brien, Allie Hughes, Barry Wood, Kelly Holiff, Greg Finney, Daniel Lucifora, Patrick Whalen, Robin Stalder, Jonathon Dick, Ryan Whittal, Lona Davis, Leslie Barcza, Eden Richmond, and Kevin Clarke.

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