Vancouver Opera Festival

My Review of Faust – Vancouver Opera Festival Program

VANCOUVER OPERA FESTIVAL PROGRAM:  COMMUNITY & SPECIAL EVENTS AND A WORLD PREMIERE   My Review of Faust Boy meets girl and falls head over heels.  Boy woos girl and girl falls head over heels. Boy loses girl. Boy and girl reunite and live happily ever after. That is the plot of a typical …

Heroic Opera Oktoberfest

Heroic Opera Oktoberfest Concert on October 28, 2018

Heroic Opera Okktoberfest Concert and Beer Hall Heroic Opera Oktoberfest Concert, – an event with German opera, food, and BEER!  Vancouver Opera company Heroic Opera will be toasting in its first fundraiser with an Oktoberfest celebration filled with German opera, food, and local craft beer. …

Opera Project

Opera Project Presents Ecstatic Expression in Song

    The Opera Project presents​ ECSTATIC EXPRESSION IN SONG Fasten your seatbelts for an operatic extravaganza featuring stirring music, traditional costume and a​n international ​​​guest star! Ecstatic Expression in Song showcases the advanced singers of The Opera Project, led by …

Toward Tomorrow

Opera Mariposa Toward Tomorrow Charity Benefit Show

Opera Mariposa – Towards Tomorrow Benefit Show   Soprano and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis sufferer Jacqueline Ko presents Toward Tomorrow, a benefit show for the ME/FM Society of BC.  This June, an award-winning soprano will sing to support chronic neuro-immune disease awareness. On …

Opera Mariposa

Opera Mariposa Presents Verdi Un ballo in maschera – My Review

Ballo Mark Pepe, Kallie Clayton – Photo Credit: Diamond’s Edge Photography   … Opera Mariposa and Heroic Opera present a star-studded international cast in Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera .. My Review The first live opera I attended was at the Hollywood Bowl where from 25 …

East Van Opera

East Van Opera Premiere of Alma

Photo Credit:  East Van Opera East Van Opera Emerges with the Premiere of “Alma” in an Operatic Revolution A unique opera company dedicated to local and emerging artists is launching the world premiere of the feminist opera. On June 22-25, 2017, East Van Opera will present Alma: The Story of the …

ThreePenny Opera

Theatre In the Raw Presents The ThreePenny Opera

Theatre In the Raw Presents: THE THREEPENNY OPERA This fall, Theatre In the Raw is bringing to Vancouver stages the Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill 1928 classic musical work, THE THREEPENNY OPERA, reimagined as a mixture of Victorian era setting with a Commercial Drive flavouring, under the …

Minorou Chapel

Minoru Chapel Opera fall series announced

Minorou Chapel Opera Fall Line Up Minoru Chapel will once again open its doors to music lovers this fall with a stellar line up of operatic performances. The Minoru Chapel Opera Series will feature intimate performances of classic opera, operetta and choral music at one of Richmond’s most beloved …

Opera Mariposa

Opera Mariposa Performs for Neuro-Immune Disease Awareness Day

Opera Mariposa’s award-winning performers stage People Like Us, a musical theatre revue in support of the National ME/FM Action Network Vancouver’s Young Artists Create Broadway Benefit Show for Chronic Neuro-Immune Disease Awareness Day This May, the acclaimed young artists of Opera …

Master Class

Vancouver Opera Company presents Master Class

Vancouver Opera Company Launches Theatre Wing with Tony Award-winning Play about Maria Callas – Master Class Opera Mariposa inaugurates the Mariposa Theatre Wing with Terrence McNally’s Master Class, starring Jessie Award winner Laura Di Cicco as the world’s most famous soprano Opera …