Giving Tuesday

Start your holiday season on the right note, with a gift that can make a difference! This year, Edmonton Opera is pleased to partner with Kids Up Front, bringing the magic of opera to families. Every $20 contribution made today will provide a child's ticket to the opera, and every $100 donation will bring a family of four to our upcoming production of Cinderella.

Free Film Screening: Roman Holiday at the Garneau

Enjoy a night out at the Garneau Theatre with the 1953 Hollywood classic Roman Holiday starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck! This reverse Cinderella-story follows a princess (Audrey Hepburn) who decides to take a break from royalty and explore the streets of Rome with a handsome stranger (Gregory Peck). Sparks fly and love is found in the most unlikely of situations!

Embrace Roman Holiday's vintage Hollywood aesthetic in anticipation of our 1950's-themed production of Rossini's charming romantic comedy, Cinderella! 

Opera at City Centre

Join us for a free performance at City Centre Mall during your Thursday lunch hour! Tenor Matthew Bruce will present the best of opera, including music from the upcoming production of Puccini's Turandot. Head up to the Tim Hortons on the Pedway level at noon to enjoy this glorious lunchtime performance! 

Alberta Culture Days

Celebrate Alberta Culture Days by going around the world with Edmonton Opera! Join us at Kingsway Mall (central court) starting 11:30 a.m. for a day of free family-friendly fun! We will have a complimentary photo booth, crafts table, face painting, and prize draws to win tickets to the opera!

Edmonton Opera singers will also perform delightful arias in various languages! Performances begin at noon and 1:30 p.m. Free admission. 

Elektra Opera 101

Strauss's haunting Elektra draws on an ancient Greek myth that has fascinated dramatists throughout history. What makes Elektra's descent into madness so compelling for audiences? Join host Stephan Bonfield to discover more about the music, history, and themes surrounding our final opera of the season.

Opera 101 is a free event. RSVP on Eventbrite required. 


Cinderella Opera 101

Comedy, romance, and enchanting music come together in Rossini's Cinderella. Join host Stephan Bonfield for an evening of discussion around this bel canto opera, and more insights into our stunning new production that brings 1950's glamour to the classic Cinderella story!

Opera 101 is a free event. RSVP on Eventbrite required. 

Turandot Opera 101

Join host Stephan Bonfield and special guest Dr. Daniel Fried, associate professor in the UofA East Asian Studies department, for an evening of discussion about Puccini's Turandot.

Learn all about the music, history, and scandals surrounding Puccini's final opera at this complimentary event held downtown at CKUA! To get your free ticket to this event, RSVP on our Eventbrite page



Puccini's masterpiece Turandot transports the audience to a mythical ancient China, where a determined prince sets out to woo a cold-hearted princess, risking his life to earn her love.


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