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Ballet BC brings Romeo + Juliet to Sydney Opera House 150 150 Archway Publishers

Ballet BC brings Romeo + Juliet to Sydney Opera House

Ballet BC is thrilled to announce that the company’s Australian premiere will take place June 10 – 14, 2020 at the Sydney Opera House with seven performances of Medhi Walerski‘s Romeo + Juliet. Sydney Opera House Head of Contemporary Performance, Olivia Ansell, says: “We are thrilled to welcome Canada’s Ballet BC to the Sydney Opera House…

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Tickets are on sale for our Winter Audi lottery 150 150 Archway Publishers

Tickets are on sale for our Winter Audi lottery

Tickets are on sale for our winter Audi lottery Win your choice of a 2019 Audi Q3 2.0T Progressiv Quattro,  a 2019 Audi Q3 2.0T Technik Quattro, or $50,000 cash. Your lottery ticket purchase helps fund Vancouver Opera’s mainstage performances as well as our community programs, so everyone’s a winner. Buy Tickets The post Tickets are on sale…

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Matching Campaign to help The Hummingbird take flight 150 150 Archway Publishers

Matching Campaign to help The Hummingbird take flight

Matching Campaign to help The Hummingbird take flight Every donation to Vancouver Opera In Schools production of The Flight of the Hummingbird between now and December 31 will be generously matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $50,000, by Martha Lou Henley, C.M. Double Your Impact Double your impact and support this opera’s powerful message—to inspire the next generation to take action…

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Opera Speaks: La Traviata Then and Now 150 150 Archway Publishers

Opera Speaks: La Traviata Then and Now

Opera Speaks: La Traviata Then and Now When it premiered in 1853, audiences were scandalized by the tragic story of Violetta, a courtesan who falls in love with the son of viscount. By centering the opera on Violetta, Verdi sparked conversation across Europe about prostitution and its place in society while also contributing to the…

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Every Leaf is a Flower – A Fall Spotify Playlist 150 150 Archway Publishers

Every Leaf is a Flower – A Fall Spotify Playlist

Every Leaf is a Flower – An Fall Spotify Playlist To help get you ready for our incredible 2019-2020 Season, members of the Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists Program have curated a fall playlist for your listening pleasure on Spotify. You can listen to it below or click here to listen to it on Spotify.…

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