Vancouver opera company unites diverse international cast in Puccini’s comic masterpiece

This November, an acclaimed Vancouver opera comapny is launching their eighth season with one of the funniest operas in the repertoire. On November 15, 16, 22 and 23, Opera Mariposa will present Puccini’s one-act comedy Gianni Schicchi at St. Faith’s Anglican Church.

Vancouver Opera presents La Traviata Parisian Music Hall Decadence Takes Centre Stage in Verdi’s Classic Romantic Tragedy

Vancouver Opera’s 2019/2020 season is kicking off with a sumptuous new production of  Giuseppe Verdi’s timeless romantic tragedy, La Traviata.  In an unprecedented collaboration, Vancouver Opera joins four other Canadian opera companies as they co-present this opera reaching more opera patrons than ever before.

Operas & Arias: Verdi and More! August 26 and September 2 at Bard on the Beach with special guest

The rising stars of the UBC Opera Ensemble and members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra bring Opera & Arias: Verdi and More! to Vanier Park on two Mondays in late August and early September.

Tickets now on sale for 2019-2020 Vancouver Opera Season featuring Verdi, Rossini and the west coast premiere of Another Brick in the Wall at the QE Theatre

“Never has there been a more exciting time for Vancouver Opera as we prepare to welcome traditional and new work to our stages with two opera classics and a West Coast premiere,” said Kim Gaynor, Vancouver Opera General Director.

Opera Kelowna Announces Enchanting 2019 Season

“This season, we look forward to celebrating the joy of opera and sharing our passion for this art form with Okanagan residents,” says Alexandra Babbel, Artistic Director of Opera Kelowna.

Canada’s Only Opera on Film “The Lake / n’-ha-a-itk” Begins Filming At Quails’ Gate Winery

The Lake / n’-ha-a-itk will be the first and only Canadian opera on film. Greatly expanding the scope and reach of the 2014 live production, The Lake / n’-ha-a-itk film incorporates segments about the ongoing collaboration between Astrolabe Musik Theatre and Westbank First Nation.

Vancouver Opera presents Puccini’s La Bohème – The Greatest Love Story

Arguably one of the most well known operas of our time, the Vancouver Opera is staging their 12th production of La Bohème since they first performed it in 1960. The last time the bohemian arias were sung by the VO was in 2008, a very melodramatic interpretation indeed, and so being able to attend this new staging felt much more authentic and was a real treat.