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Choir Practices: Ctv News and Identity Worobetz

choir practices: Being Ukrainian is pride, said Worobetz, speaking to CTV News between her dance and choir practices, according to CTV. It's a sense of community with other people. Instead, it's a chance to reconnect with her ancestral roots. It's an all-encompassing way to identify myself. The 26-year-old sings in Saskatoon's Lastiwka Ukrainian Orthodox Choir and dances with the Pavlychenko Folklorique Ensemble. It's an identity shared by roughly 130,000 Ukrainian-Canadians in Saskatchewan, and an identity Worobetz continues to forge through dance and song. ( As reported in the news.