City Opera News / 15 June 2018

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Nigredo Hotel... stars baritone Tyler Duncan and soprano Sarah Vardy (pictured), with stage direction by Alan Corbishley, lighting and sets by John Webber, costumes by Barbara Clayden – and inspiration from Carl Jung. With music by Nic Gotham, and libretto by Ann-Marie MacDonald, it is the story of an encounter between a beautiful but crazed […]

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City Opera E-News / March 2018

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Introducing Jeremy Stewart We welcome Jeremy Stewart as our new General Manager. Jeremy's management and fundraising experience includes work with Theatre North West, and service as General Manager of the Prince George Symphony Orchestra. In 2013 he founded Casse-TĂȘte, an annual festival of experimental music held in Prince George, for which he received the inaugural […]

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City Opera News / 15 December 2017

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Year that was Missing After four years’ work, in November we gave the world premiere of Missing — and then another eleven performances in Vancouver and Victoria.  With libretto by Marie Clements, music by Brian Current, Gitxsan materials by Vincent Gogag, this project may have been the most difficult, necessary, and wondrous work we […]

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What the Globe and Mail, CBC and Vancouver Sun are saying about MISSING. Opens tomorrow.

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

THIS MAY BE THE MOST IMPORTANT WORK WE HAVE EVER DONE. A new chamber opera by Marie Clements and Brian Current. Directed by Peter Hinton. Conducted by Timothy Long. From The Globe and Mail, Marsha Lederman  / October 28 2017 - “A Tragically Timely Opera” Missing is a story everybody knows, about a woman no […]

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City Opera news for 12 October, 2017

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Missing: A World Premiere Chamber Opera Missing may be the most important work we have ever done. It is timely and true, difficult and necessary. Animated by the magical realism of librettist Marie Clements, the powerful and moving music of Brian Current, and directed by the masterful Peter Hinton, it is like nothing we have done […]

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Tickets now on sale for Missing

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Tickets for Missing world premiere now on sale It is a story everyone knows, about a woman no one remembers. With libretto by Marie Clements, music by Brian Current, Gitxsan materials by Vincent Gogag (Gawa gami), directed by Peter Hinton, and produced by Janet Lea and Nora Kelly, this may be the most important work […]

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