Other Companies

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Astrolabe Musik Theatre / Vancouver
Heather Pawsey, Artistic Director


Burnaby Lyric Opera
Linda Marie James, President
UPCOMING:   Bizet, Carmen. 18, 20, 22, 23, and 25 February 2017. Shadbolt Centre, 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby. Now concluded


Chilliwack Opera Troupe
Paula DeWit and Bevin van Liempt, founders
UPCOMING:  Mozart, The Magic Flute. Chilliwack Cultural Centre,  with the Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra. Now concluded


East Van Opera
Allison Cociani, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: Cociani, Alma. 22 - 25 June 2017, Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive


Fear No Opera / Victoria
Neil Reimer and Amy Steggles, founders
UPCOMING:  Company on hiatus, as of 10 January 2016


Fraser Lyric Opera / Prince George
Melanie Nicol, Artistic Producer
UPCOMING:  Rossini, Barber of Seville. 15, 16 and 17 July. Theatre North West, 556 North Nechako Road, Prince George. Now concluded


Fugue Theatre / Vancouver
Laura Di Cicco, Artistic and Managing Director
UPCOMING:  Julie McIsaac and Corey Payette, Les Filles du Roi. TBA, 2017


Heroic Opera Company / Vancouver
Les Dala, Music Director
UPCOMING:  Wagner, Die Walküre. 4 June 2017, St Helen's Anglican Church, 4405 West 8th Avenue


Nelson Opera  / Amy Ferguson Institute / Nelson
Dianna Ducs, Chair
UPCOMING:  Carl Orff, Carmina Burana. 9, 10, 11 February, Capitol Theatre, Nelson. Now concluded


North Shore Light Opera / North Vancouver
Roger Nelson, Producer
UPCOMING:  Strauss, Die Fledermaus. 14 - 28 May 2017. Presentation House, 333 Chesterfield Avenue, North Vancouver


Opera Kelowna
Alexandra Kosachukova Babbel, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Puccini, La Bohème. 18, 19 August 2017. Mary Irwin Theatre, Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna


Opera Mariposa / Vancouver
Jacqueline Ko, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Purcell, Dido and Aeneas. Pergolesi, La serva padrona. 29, 30 July. Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive. Now concluded


Opera Nanaimo
Bonnie Stebbings, Artistic Director / Coordinator
Mari Lyn Kelly, President
UPCOMING:  Humperdinck, Hansel and Gretel. 28 and 29 October. Ecumenical Centre, 6234 Spartan Rd, off Metral Drive. Now concluded


Opera Opulenza / Vancouver
Artistic Director, Trudy Chalmers
Music Director, Roger Parton
UPCOMING:  Offenbach, Les Contes d’Hoffmann. 21 and 22 July, 2017


Opera Pro Cantanti / Vancouver
Richard Williams, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: "Our performance schedule varies from week to week and can change without notice. Please be sure to check frequently!" Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th x Main


The Opera Project / Vancouver
Heidi Klassen, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  TBA. St. Mark's Anglican Church, 1805 Larch at West 2nd


Pacific Opera Victoria
Timothy Vernon, Artistic Director
Ian Rye, Executive Director
UPCOMING:  March and Bouchard, Les Feluettes. 20, 22, 28 and 30 April 2017. Royal Theatre, Victoria


Pacific Operaworks / Seattle
Stephen Stubbs, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Purcell, Dido and Aeneas. 29 April 2017, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, and 30 April at Meany Theatre, Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, University of Washington


Seattle Opera
Aidan Lang, General Director
UPCOMING:  Janáček, Katya Kabanova. 25 and 26 February, 1, 4, 8, 10 and 11 March. Mozart, Magic Flute. 6, 7, 10, 13, 17, 19 and 20 May. McCaw Hall, Seattle Centre, 321 Mercer Street


Skagit Opera / Mt Vernon, Washington
Ron Wohl, General Director
UPCOMING:  Mozart, Don Giovanni, 31 March, and 2, 7, 9 April 2017. McIntyre Hall, 2501 East College Way, Mt Vernon, Washington


UBC Opera / Vancouver
Nancy Hermiston, Director
UPCOMING:  Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos. 22-25 June. Old Auditorium


Vancouver Academy of Music
Robyn Klassen, Alan Corbishley. Music Directors, Vocal Theatre Workshop


Vancouver Cantonese Opera
Rosa Cheng, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Reunion at the Moon Pavilion. 7pm, 16 September. Michael J Fox Theatre, 7373 MacPherson Ave, Burnaby. Now concluded


Vancouver International Song Institute
Rena Sharon, Founding Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  on hiatus, summer 2017. Returning, summer 2018


Vancouver Island Opera / Parksville - Qualicum Beach
Tatiana Vasilieva, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro. 22 and 23 October. Qualicum Beach Civic Centre. Now concluded


Vancouver Opera
Kim Gaynor, General Director
FESTIVAL SEASON: Verdi, Otello. 28, 30 April, 4 and 6 May 2017. Heggie, Dead Man Walking. 29 April, 2, 5 and 7 May. Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Mozart, Marriage of Figaro. 30 April, 3, 6, 9-13, 16-18 May. Vancouver Playhouse


Victoria Gilbert & Sullivan Society
Jonathan Woodward, President
UPCOMING:  Gilbert & Sullivan, Pirates of Penzance, November 2017. TBA


Victoria Operatic Society
Mary-Lynne Britt, President
UPCOMING:  Lloyd-Webber, Sunset Boulevard. 5 - 14 May 2017. McPherson Playhouse


West Coast Opera Studio
Robin Eder-Warren, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: Purcell, Dido and Aeneas. Pergolesi, La Serva Perdona. Metro Theatre. Now concluded