Children of Ukraine Benefit
(New Date)

Children of Ukraine Benefit

with Vasyl Popadiuk & The Papa Duke Band • Produced by Geronimo Inc.
Monday, May 16 7:30 PM

Concert Update

The concert will now take place on Monday, May 16 at 7:30 PM.

If you are a ticketholder:

  • Original tickets will be valid for the new performance date.
  • If you are unable to make the new date, you may request a refund up until Wednesday, April 13 at 4 PM Mountain Time. You may do so by calling the Box Office at 780.428.1414 or emailing

Vasyl Popadiuk announced he will be touring several western Canadian cities this spring to help raise funds in response to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. Popadiuk is a classically trained violinist from Kyiv, Ukraine, now living in Ottawa, Ontario. Popadiuk is also a world-renowned musician, he will perform alongside his five-member band, Papa Duke during the benefit concerts. Popadiuk and the Papa Duke Band will play in Vancouver, B.C., Edmonton, and Calgary, A.B., Regina and Saskatoon, S.K, and Winnipeg, M.B.

This tour has been officially endorsed by the Consulate General of Ukraine in Edmonton and all proceeds raised from this concert series will be shared equally between the Regional Children’s Hospital in Luhansk, Ukraine and the Regional Orphanage in Sumy, Ukraine.

“As a Ukrainian, I am honoured to contribute to the most vulnerable part of the population – our children.” – Vasyl Popadiuk


$43.95 + service charges

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Winspear Admission policy

Admission to the facility and the event of this ticket is subject to compliance with the facility protocols in effect on the date of entry to the event. Failure of any ticketholder to comply with laws or facility protocols may result in refusal of admission or expulsion.

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Land Acknowledgement

The Winspear Centre would like to acknowledge that we are on Treaty 6 Territory, a traditional meeting ground, gathering place, and traveling route for many Indigenous Peoples. We honour and recognize the rich artistic, cultural, and musical traditions of the Cree, Nakota Sioux, Metis, Dene, Saulteaux, and the many more Indigenous communities that call this land we share, home.