Telling the dark story of Canada's residential schools through ballet

Going Home Star, an original ballet based on a story by Joseph Boyden (The Orenda), tells the difficult story of Canada's residential schools through dance.

A new doc about the making of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet production airs June 19 on CBC Television

A scene from Going Home Star, a production about reconciliation and Canada's indigenous peoples from the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. (Royal Winnipeg Ballet)

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