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This show closed on October 6, 2017
In 1534, an Inuit widow, Huumittuq, has a strange dream. The next day, she discovers an orphaned polar bear cub and – somewhat to the alarm of her community – adopts it. Over the next 500 years, the bear encounters many other humans, scientists and entrepreneurs, and the passengers and crew of an Arctic cruise ship, who finally – and fatally – fulfill the mysterious vision that came to Huumittuq half a millennium earlier. THE BREATHING HOLE intersects with Canada’s history from the moment of First Contact to a future ravaged by climate change.
Studio Theatre- Stratford Festival
34 George Street E
StratfordON N5A 3L7
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2hrs 2min (including intermission)
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