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    The Cunning Little Vixen, 2014

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    The Florentine Straw Hat, 2014

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    The Tales of Hoffmann, 2013

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    Carmen, 2013

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    Così fan tutte, 2012

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    Rusalka, 2012

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    La Bohème, 2007

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    Les Dialogues des Carmélites, 2013

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    The Merry Widow, 2012

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    The Crucible, 2011

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    Opera Ball Fundraiser

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    The Dreamhealer, 2008

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    Albert Herring, 2011

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    Don Giovanni, 2010

Opera and a Dinner for only $45

Posted on Oct 19, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Start your night at the opera off right. This 2011–2012 Season, UBC Opera is partnering with Mahony and Sons restaurant to bring a great night out experience and amazing value to opera-goers. Enjoy a pre-performance dinner at Mahony and Sons before the opera right on the UBC Campus. Each package includes 1 ticket to your chosen […]

Evanna Chiew speaks about lessons learnt in “The Crucible”

Posted on Oct 11, 2011 in Uncategorized | One Comment

EVANNA CHIEW — This is one of your Elizabeth Proctors speaking, currently in the thick of rehearsals for The Crucible!  I was at rehearsal last Tuesday October 4th and we were in the midst of staging the court scene in Act III: this is where— spoiler alert!— John Proctor (Richard Petroski / Jose Anton Ramirez) […]

Simone Osborne shines at the Canadian Opera Company

Posted on Oct 4, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

October 4  — Simone Osborne, a recent graduate of UBC Opera, is continuing to forge ahead with her career. After winning the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in 2008 (one of the youngest performers ever to do so) she begins her final year as a member of the Canadian Opera Company Studio Ensemble in the 2011 – 2012 […]

Shannon Chan-Kent sings with Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra

Posted on Sep 10, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Recent Graduate Shannon Chan-Kent  (last seen at UBC Opera performing the Fairy God-Mother in our production of Cinderella) will be performing selected arias (complete with fantastic coloratura fireworks) with the Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra at their opening performance. In an article with David Gordon Duke in the Vancouver Sun, Chan-Kent discusses not only her singing activities but her other forays into […]

Julia Kot talks about her experience as Susanna in Marriage of Figaro

Posted on Aug 28, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Le Nozze di Figaro Dress Rehearsal Saturday August 27th JULIA KOT — This morning when I woke up, I was both nervous and excited to perform my dress rehearsal on the main stage of Bard on the Beach.  I’ve been working on the role of Susanna, Figaro’s betrothed, since November, and this Monday I get […]

Jordan Collalto featured in Vancouver Sun

Posted on Aug 25, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

In an interview with David Gordon Duke, UBC Opera’s Jordan Collalto speaks about his experience as the title character in this year’s production of Marriage of Figaro on the Bard on the Beach stage. Below are excerpts from the article featured in the Vancouver Sun. Bard on the Beach Presents Mozart Classic This summer’s Figaro […]

Win two tickets to see Marriage of Figaro at Bard on the Beach

Posted on Aug 22, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Every year, the gifted young stars of the UBC Opera Ensemble, accompanied by members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra, perform under the tents at Bard on the Beach. This year we bring Mozart’s delightful comic opera The Marriage of Figaro to the Bard Mainstage. A rakish count, a broken hearted countess, boorish social climbers, a […]