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Opera 101: Don Giovanni

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Join us for an interactive panel discussion that will examine Mozart's masterpiece Don Giovanni through the lens of #MeToo, exploring the protagonist's notorious behaviour towards women and how the opera can add to contemporary conversations around sexual harassment/abuse.

The panel includes:

  • Edmonton Journal columnist Paula Simons

  • Musicologist Stephan Bonfield

  • Soprano Whitney Sloan, starring as Zerlina in Edmonton Opera's upcoming Don Giovanni

  • Annette Klevgaard, educator at the Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton

The evening will conclude with a special performance by soprano Whitney Sloan and baritone Tyler Fitzgerald.

Enjoy complimentary cheese and crackers; wine will be available for purchase.

Community partner: Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton

Earlier Event: March 25
Opera Brunch: Don Giovanni
Later Event: April 8
Opera High Tea