The Bartered Bride opens tomorrow!

Posted on Nov 12, 2014 in 2014-2015 Season, The Bartered Bride | No Comments
The Bartered Bride opens tomorrow!

Smetana’s exciting and comedic opera opens for a four performance run beginning tomorrow, November 13 at the Old Auditorium. November 13, 14, 15 at 7:30 pm, with a matinée on Sunday, November 16. Nancy Hermiston directors and Norbert Baxa conducts members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra. Want to watch the full opera in advance? You […]

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 […]

UBC Opera Ensemble 2014–2015 Season Announced

UBC Opera Ensemble 2014–2015 Season Announced

UBC Opera Ensemble is proud to announce its upcoming 2014–2015 season. Our first production will be Bedřich Smetana’s charming The Bartered Bride (Prodaná nevěsta), with performances in the Old Auditorium November 13, 14, 15 at 7:30 pm; and November 16 at 2:00 pm. Nancy Hermiston will direct, with Norbert Baxa conducting members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra. […]