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HMS Pinafore

The Edmonton Opera presents a topsy-turvy journey with the quirky crew aboard the HMS Pinafore, where mayhem ensues when a lower-class sailor falls in love with the Captain’s daughter.

#OperaPub

Opera singers perform in casual attire, and allow you to enjoy from the comfort of your bar stool. Located at the Banff Legion.

Rossini’s Cinderella

Re-imagined in the vain world of 1950’s haute couture, this classic story stars mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó as the humble Cinderella and Edmonton’s own John Tessier as the charming Prince Ramiro. Take in all the laughs and tender romance of this empowering opera!

Turandot

In a mythical China, Turandot — a ruthless princess — will only fall for a man who can solve her three lethal riddles. A courageous man named Calaf chooses to risk it all and melt her icy heart. With breathtaking music and lavish costumes, this stirring production will live on in your heart.

NUOVA Opera & Music Festival

Canada’s only summer opera festival celebrates emerging Canadian vocal artists through an accessible blend of classical performances that will engage and entertain all audiences. The main productions this year include The Gondoliers, I Capuleti e I Montecchi, La Boheme, and Parade.

Opera al Fresco

Celebrate the summer solstice while you enjoy great food and wine pairings at this delightful summer garden party, featuring performances by local singers in the Edmonton Opera.

Carmen

In this classic love story, the fates of a sultry gypsy, conflicted soldier, and a dashing matador collide. Though audiences may have their expectations for this familiar tale, the creative team of Edmonton Opera promise a version that will allow modern audiences to connect with it on a new emotional level.

Canadian Opera Company: Pyramus and Thisbe

New production presented alongside two early Baroque classics. All-Canadian cast brings Barbara Monk Feldman’s Pyramus and Thisbe to life, with Claudio Monteverdi’s Lamento d’Arianna and Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda.