Calgary Opera's 2019-20 season opener La Bohème is of Puccini's most treasured works. Mixing joy and sorrow, the show follows a group of young bohemian artists in Paris who are trying to figure out their path. Want even more opera experience? Check out the cast of La Bohème at a special brunch hosted at the Calgary Petroleum Club on Oct. 27. Photograph courtesy of Calgary Opera.Find out more »
Join Calgary Opera for an English-language opera and performances of seasonal favourites this December. They will be presenting Gian Carlo Menotti’s one-act Amahl & the Night Visitors, inspired by the biblical story of three magi (or wise men) and their journey to bestow gifts on the baby Jesus. Following that is a selection of yuletide tunes sung by some of the best vocalists in the city. Photograph courtesy of Calgary Opera.Find out more »
Calgary Opera is presenting an emerging artist showcase based on Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. Adapted and directed by Rob Herriot with music direction and conductor duties from Kimberley-Ann Bartczak, Béatrice et Bénédict is a comedic show about two singles who definitely aren't looking to settle down. However, trickery is afoot and things soon become complicated. Photograph courtesy of Calgary Opera.Find out more »
This comedic German opera by Richard Strauss will leaving your rolling in the aisles. Join two rival performance troupes — one high brow, one low — who battle for the favour of a group of party guests as dinner runs late and absurdity runs high. Opera fans can metaphorically break the fourth wall by joining cast members of the show for Sunday Opera Brunch on April 5. Photograph courtesy of Calgary Opera.Find out more »
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