b'VOICES FROMChristmas Musical: THE FRONT A Fathers LoveEach year on Remembrance Day, the Performing Arts Department honours Canadians involved in the armed forces with a tribute performance entitledThe annual Briercrest Christmas musical was a huge success again this Voices from the Front.This year, the tribute included a reading of theyear, drawing crowds from all over southern Saskatchewan and beyond.Declaration of War, letters sent home from soldiers to sweethearts, and aEntitled A Fathers Love, the original drama told the story of a young detailing of the liberation of the Netherlands from Nazi occupation. miner in love with a widowed school teacher with three children.His An original skit entitled Why Can hesitation to take on the role of fatherhood slowly fades as he puts An original skit entitled Why Cant a Girl be a Soldier? highlighted the significant role women played in the armed forces of World War II. himself in Josephs shoes and in Gods hands.Yet only when he is Also featured were several wartime melodies, hymns, and anthems sung bycalled upon to act with courage and bravery during a mining crisis does Briercrest College Singers, Resonant, and student soloists.Directed by Dr.he recognize his greater motivea fathers love.Ron de Jager, Voices from the Front is poignantly presented in an originalhe recognize his greater motivea fathebuilding of the No. 33 EFTS of the RAF, known as the Landing,Woven throughout the story are majestic carols and festive melodies here on campus. sung by a mass choir composed of high school, college, and elementary school students and accompanied by the Briercrest orchestra.Directed by Dr. Ron de Jager, Rehearsals began in September in anticipation for Christmas musical weekend, which took place November 29December 1 2019.30 31'