LEGEND – Stories of a Nation,  shares the essence of the Ukrainian culture through stories and the many regions of Ukraine.  Using all original choreography by Melanie Moravski Dechnicz, the dancers will bring these regions to life with energy and excitement.

The featured piece ‘Kyiv’ tells the legend of Kyi, Shchek, Khoryv and their sister Lybid, as founders of Kyiv. This new work represents the birth of the Ukrainian nation through it’s capital and goes on to show Ukraine’s endurance and constant struggle for freedom.

Experience the Birth of a Nation and discover the richness of a land filled with beauty, culture and tradition!


Image credit: Belinda Strodder www.dancephotography.net.au

Campaign design: Stephan Moravski www.thegraphicvoice.com  


Choreography - Melanie Moravski Dechnicz

Dramaturgs - Melanie Moravski Dechnicz & Stephan Moravski

Composer - Taras Terletskyy

Costume Design - Petrova Hammond & Natalia Moravski

Set Design - Stephan Moravski

Lighting Design - Keith Clarke

Water Design and creation - Justing Chudiak & Stephanie Chudiak

Master Carpenter - George Fedyszyn

Charge Scenic Artists - Daniela Fedyszyn & Andrew Kovas

Props Master - Daniela Fedyszyn