The Barber of Seville in the Czech Republic

Posted on Aug 2, 2017 in Czech Republic | No Comments
The Barber of Seville in the Czech Republic

Please watch and enjoy videos from our performances of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, which took place in the Czech Republic in July of 2017. First Performance Part 1:   Part 2:       Second Performance Part 1:   Part 2:  

The Bartered Bride in the Czech Republic

Posted on Jul 15, 2014 in Czech Republic, Smetana, The Bartered Bride | No Comments
The Bartered Bride in the Czech Republic

The UBC Opera Ensemble, on tour in the Czech Republic, will open its production of Smetana’s The Bartered Bride on Thursday, July 17. The attached scan from a local Czech newspaper highlights the upcoming performances. Thank you to Milena Janda for translating the excerpt for us. You can follow the tour’s additional performance dates on […]

Glowing Review of The Cunning Little Vixen in the Czech Republic

Glowing Review of The Cunning Little Vixen in the Czech Republic

Thank you to Milena Janda for providing a brief translation of a review of our UBC Opera Ensemble Cunning Little Vixen performed in the Czech Republic. This review is for the performance that took place in Benesov. The Cunning Little Vixen Canadian Style. Jan Dehner (musicologist) Janacek’s (and Tesnohlidek’s) Vixen had already long time ago left […]

Reviews of our Czech Republic production of Carmen

Posted on Jul 26, 2013 in Carmen, Czech Republic, Reviews | No Comments
Reviews of our Czech Republic production of Carmen

Thank you to Milena Janda for summarizing these Czech reviews. Sensual Francesca Corrado and captivating Weilong Tao It would be difficult to compete with the recent performances of Carmen in Teplice.  The velvety mezzo‐soprano of Francesca Corrado representing the fiery and untamable heroine and Tao’s love‐torn and finally defeated and suffering Don Jose were both […]

Some great photos from our Czech Republic production of Carmen

Posted on Jul 20, 2013 in Carmen, Czech Republic | No Comments
Some great photos from our Czech Republic production of Carmen

Here are some pictures of the production of Carmen we’re performing in the Czech Republic, taken by the UBC Opera Ensemble performers themselves! Follow this link to view more photos!

Artwork for The Cunning Little Vixen re‐imagined

Artwork for The Cunning Little Vixen re‐imagined

Those talented UBC Opera Ensemble performers found time during their current performance schedule of The Cunning Little Vixen to recreate the official artwork for the upcoming 2014 performances in Vancouver using actual performers in costume from their Czech Republic performances. What can’t the UBC Opera Ensemble members do? Such talent and imagination.

Photos from our Czech Republic production of The Cunning Little Vixen

Posted on Jul 17, 2013 in Czech Republic, The Cunning Little Vixen | No Comments
Photos from our Czech Republic production of The Cunning Little Vixen

We’re really excited by the production of The Cunning Little Vixen that we’re performing now in the Czech Republic. Follow the link below to view some photos from our production. http://www.operatonic.com/Cunning_Little_Vixen/index.htm

Czech Republic Performance Schedule

Czech Republic Performance Schedule

We’re really excited to be back in the Czech Republic performing two operas this summer. Here is our performance schedule: The Cunning Little Vixen July 12 – Opening performance, Teplice, Cultural Center July 14 – Performance, Teplice July 16 – Performance, Teplice July 18 – Performance, Konopiste Carmen July 21 – Opening performance, Teplice, Cultural […]