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Film Series: The Importance of Being Earnest
10/02/2013 - 19:00

Film Series: The Importance of Being Earnest

Join us for a free screening of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest at the Metro Garneau Cinema. Strauss' opera, Salome, is taken from Wilde's play of the same name. 

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Social media scavenger hunt: Digging for opera gold10/07/2013 - 09:00 to 10/21/2013 - 17:00

Each day, clues to a different location in the city will be posted, each having something to do with Edmonton Opera's golden anniversary and our 50 years of history in the city. Through the website, Facebook and Twitter, participants will have a chance to win tickets to Edmonton Opera's first production of the season, Richard Strauss's Salome. 

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Reading Week at Abbott School
10/07/2013 - 12:30 to 15:00

Reading Week at Abbott School

Edmonton Opera Chorus member Sable Chan joins Abbott Elementary School for an afternoon of reading as part of their school's Reading Week. 

 
 
 

Opera 101: Salome
10/09/2013 - 19:00 to 21:00

Opera 101: Salome

Featured panelists for each discussion have backgrounds in history, political science, music and more, so that they can provide a contextual, encompassing perspective of the upcoming opera. All Opera 101 events are held in the Ledcor Theatre at the Art Gallery of Alberta. The event is free, but please RSVP to education@edmontonopera.com or 780.392.7832. 

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DIY Opera Workshops at Abbott School10/10/2013 (All day)

DIY Opera provides resources for schools to participate in the making of a new opera. This year, we're very excited to work with Edmonton Public Schools' Abbott School. 

Eventhttp://www.edmontonopera.com/discover/education/diy-opera356
 
 

Viva Verdi Gala concert
10/11/2013 - 19:00

Viva Verdi Gala concert

In partnership with the Viva Verdi Festival and the local Italian community, the Viva Verdi Gala concert is presented at the Winspear Centre, with the Edmonton Opera chorus performing some of Verdi's works, along with performances from other local talent. Tickets for the concert are available at the Winspear Centre, starting July 1. 

 
 
 

Opera Art Project: New collection launch
10/10/2013 - 17:00 to 19:00

Opera Art Project: New collection launch

The Opera Art Project is a partnership between the Edmonton Opera and the Alberta Craft Council, featuring opera-inspired fine craft, particular to each production. The launch of the new 2013/14 collection will take place on Oct. 10 at the Alberta Craft Council, admission is free but please RSVP to education@edmontonopera.com or 780.392.7832. More 50 Days of Opera events can be found on our website. 

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Social media scavenger hunt: Digging for opera gold10/07/2013 - 09:00 to 10/21/2013 - 17:00

Each day, clues to a different location in the city will be posted, each having something to do with Edmonton Opera's golden anniversary and our 50 years of history in the city. Through the website, Facebook and Twitter, participants will have a chance to win tickets to Edmonton Opera's first production of the season, Richard Strauss's Salome. 

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Open rehearsal
10/15/2013 - 18:45

Open rehearsal

See part of the opera process by joining us at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium for an open rehearsal of Salome. This event is free but as space is limited, is by RSVP only to education@edmontonopera.com or 780.392.7832. Find more 50 Days of Opera events on our website. 

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DIY Opera Workshops at Abbott School10/17/2013 (All day)

DIY Opera provides resources for schools to participate in the making of a new opera. This year, we're very excited to work with Edmonton Public Schools' Abbott School.

Eventhttp://www.edmontonopera.com/discover/education/diy-opera358
 
 

Opera touchdown!
10/18/2013 - 19:00

Opera touchdown!

Join the Edmonton Opera chorus for the pre-game anthem to the Eskimos versus Calgary Stampeders at Commonwealth Stadium. 

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Social media scavenger hunt: Digging for opera gold10/07/2013 - 09:00 to 10/21/2013 - 17:00

Each day, clues to a different location in the city will be posted, each having something to do with Edmonton Opera's golden anniversary and our 50 years of history in the city. Through the website, Facebook and Twitter, participants will have a chance to win tickets to Edmonton Opera's first production of the season, Richard Strauss's Salome. 

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Salome trivial pursuit
10/22/2013 - 09:00

Salome trivial pursuit

Trivia questions about the production of Salome, as well as Edmonton Opera's 50-year history, will be posted online throughout the day. Participants will have chances to win tickets to Edmonton Opera's first production of the season, Salome. 

 
 

DC dress rehearsal & reception
10/23/2013 - 18:00

DC dress rehearsal & reception

Director's Circle members are among the first to see the latest Edmonton Opera production; one of the benefits of being a DC member. Please note this is a private event. 

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DIY Opera Workshops at Abbott School10/24/2013 (All day)

DIY Opera provides resources for schools to participate in the making of a new opera. This year, we're very excited to work with Edmonton Public Schools' Abbott School. 

Eventhttp://www.edmontonopera.com/discover/education/diy-opera357
 
 

Share a memory: reveal
10/25/2013 - 09:00

Share a memory: reveal

We want to hear your favourite memory of Edmonton Opera! Many supporters of EO vividly recall the first production they saw staged at the Jubilee, or their favourite opera moment in Edmonton. Please share these memories with us, either by submitting online or by filling out at postcard at one of our outreach events. We will post these memories on our website. 

 
 

Salome
10/26/2013 - 20:00

Salome

Richard Strauss' psychological thriller Salome opens the Edmonton Opera's 50th season. Starting 45 minutes before curtain, join us in the downstairs Kaasa lobby for a complimentary Opera Talk, providing information about the story, characters and composer. 

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Opera brunch: Salome
10/20/2013 - 11:00

Opera brunch: Salome

Start your opera experience with opera brunch at the Edmonton Petroleum Club, featuring fantastic food and intimate recitals by the voices who will be on stage for Salome. Brunch subscriptions can be purchased online or by calling the box office at 780.429.1000. 

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Open piano tech
10/21/2013 - 18:45 to 19:45

Open piano tech

See part of the opera process by joining us at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium for an open paino tech rehearsal of Salome. This event is free, but space is limited, so please RSVP your attendance to education@edmontonopera.com or 780.392.7832. More events for 50 Days of Opera can be found on our website. 

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Salome education dress rehearsal
10/24/2013 - 19:00

Salome education dress rehearsal

Bring your class to experience opera firsthand! Education dress rehearsals are available to school groups for subsidized pricing starting at $10 per student. Salome will be sung in German with English supertitles. 

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The Experience
10/24/2013 - 19:00

The Experience

A prelude to the Rocky Mountain Wine and Food Festival, this charity auction and tasting event benefits the University Hospital Foundation and the Edmonton Opera. Since 2007, The Experience has raised over $3 million for these two organizations in the community. 

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Master Class with Mary Phillips
10/28/2013 - 16:00

Master Class with Mary Phillips

Mary Phillips will be leading a master class starting at 4 p.m. at the University of Alberta's Convocation Hall. This event is free, but as space is limited, please RSVP to education@edmontonopera.com

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Backstage at Salome: guided tour
10/29/2013 - 15:00 to 16:00

Backstage at Salome: guided tour

Join the EO's technical director, Clayton Rodney, for a guided, one-hour tour of Salome at the Jubilee Auditorium. This event is free, but space is limited, so please RSVP your attendance to education@edmontonopera.com. More events for 50 Days of Opera can be found on our website.

 
 

Backstage at Salome: guided tour
10/29/2013 - 16:00 to 17:00

Backstage at Salome: guided tour

Join the EO's technical director, Clayton Rodney, for a guided, one-hour tour of Salome at the Jubilee Auditorium. This event is free, but space is limited, so please RSVP your attendance to education@edmontonopera.com. More events for 50 Days of Opera can be found on our website. 

Learn more...

 
 

Salome
10/29/2013 - 19:30

Salome

Richard Strauss' psychological thriller Salome opens the Edmonton Opera's 50th season. Starting 45 minutes before curtain, join us in the downstairs Kaasa lobby for a complimentary Opera Talk, providing information about the story, characters and composer. 

Learn more...

 
 
 

Salome
10/31/2013 - 19:30

Salome

Richard Strauss' psychological thriller Salome opens the Edmonton Opera's 50th season. Starting 45 minutes before curtain, join us in the downstairs Kaasa lobby for a complimentary Opera Talk, providing information about the story, characters and composer. 

Learn more...