Other Companies

This free service of City Opera will help you navigate to the many opera companies in the area.

If you would like your company added to this list, or to update its information, please contact Adam Abrams at info@cityoperavancouver.com. Thanks!

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Astrolabe Musik Theatre / Vancouver
www.astrolabemusiktheatre.com
Heather Pawsey, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Unheard, spring 2018

 

Black Bachx Opera Lab / Vancouver
www.blackbachx.com/about.html
Robert Carey, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: Pidgorna and Brandt, Wild, excerpt. 24 May 2017. Orpheum Annex. Now concluded

 

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

 

Canadian Polish Concert Society / Vancouver
www.cpconcertsociety.com
Henrietta Choromanski, Artistic Director/President
UPCOMING: TBA

 

Chilliwack Opera Troupe
http://chilliwackoperatroupe.com/
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
https://eastvanopera.com/
Allison Cociani, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: Cociani, Alma. 22 - 25 June 2017, Metro Theatre. Now concluded

 

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

 

Fraser Lyric Opera / Prince George
www.facebook.com/fraserlyricopera/
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
http://fugue.biz/
Laura Di Cicco, Artistic and Managing Director
UPCOMING:  Julie McIsaac and Corey Payette, Les Filles du Roi. May, 2018

 

Heroic Opera Company / Vancouver
https://heroicopera.com/
Richard Epp, Music Director
UPCOMING:  Un Ballo in Maschera. 17 November, 7:30pm, Canadian Memorial United Church, W 15th and Burrard; and, 25 November, 7:30pm, Marpole United Church, 1296 W 67th. A co-production of Heroic Opera & Opera Mariposa. Now concluded

 

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

 

North Shore Light Opera / North Vancouver
www.nslos.com
Roger Nelson, Producer
UPCOMING:  Sondheim, Into the Woods. 9 - 12 May 2018. Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver

 

Opera Kelowna
http://www.operakelowna.com
Alexandra Kosachukova Babbel, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Bizet, Carmen. 16 - 19 August 2018. Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street

 

Opera Mariposa / Vancouver
http://operamariposa.com/
Jacqueline Ko, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Un Ballo in Maschera. 17 November, 7:30pm, Canadian Memorial United Church, W 15th and Burrard; and, 25 November, 7:30pm, Marpole United Church, 1296 W 67th. A co-production of Opera Mariposa & Heroic Opera. Now concluded

 

Opera Nanaimo
www.operananaimo.ca
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
http://operaopulenza.ca/
Artistic Director, Trudy Chalmers
Music Director, Roger Parton
UPCOMING:  Offenbach, Les Contes d’Hoffmann. 21 and 22 July, 2017. York Theatre, Commercial Drive x East Georgia. Now concluded

 

Opera Pro Cantanti / Vancouver
http://www.procantanti.com
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
www.theoperaproject.org
Heidi Klassen, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  TBA. St. Mark's Anglican Church, 1805 Larch at West 2nd

 

Pacific Northwest Opera / Mt Vernon, Washington
[formerly Skagit Opera]
http://pnopera.org/
Ron Wohl, General Director
UPCOMING:  Puccini, Turandot. 6, 8, 13 and 15 April 2018. McIntyre Hall, 2501 East College Way, Mt Vernon, Washington

 

Pacific Opera Victoria
www.pov.bc.ca
Timothy Vernon, Artistic Director
Ian Rye, Executive Director
UPCOMING: Puccini, La bohème. 15 - 25 February 2018. Handel, Rinaldo. 19 - 29 April 2018. Royal Theatre, Victoria

 

Pacific Operaworks / Seattle
http://www.pacificmusicworks.org/
Stephen Stubbs, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Monteverdi, Orfeo. 28 October, St Mark's Episcopal Cathedral. Now concluded

 

Re:Naissance Opera
www.reopera.com/acis-galatea
Debi Wong, Artistic Director
UPCOMING: Handel, Acis + Galatea. 15 - 17 September. Orpheum Annex. Now concluded

 

Seattle Opera
www.seattleopera.org/on-stage/
Aidan Lang, General Director
UPCOMING:  Mozart, Così fan tutte. 13 - 27 January 2018. Berlioz, Beatrice & Benedict, 24 February - 10 March 2018. Verdi, Aida. 5 - 19 May 2018. Bates and Campbell. The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs. TBA, 2018 - 2019. McCaw Hall, Seattle Centre, 321 Mercer Street

 

UBC Opera / Vancouver
www.ubcopera.com
Nancy Hermiston, Director
UPCOMING:  Rossini, Cenerentola. 1 - 4 February, 2018. Puccini, Gianni Schicchi and Il Tabarro. 21 - 24 June. Old Auditorium

 

Vancouver Academy of Music
www.facebook.com/VAMVocalTheatre/timeline
Robyn Klassen, Alan Corbishley. Music Directors, Vocal Theatre Workshop
UPCOMING:  TBA

 

Vancouver Cantonese Opera
http://vancanopera.com/
Rosa Cheng, Artistic Director
UPCOMING:  Bamboo Theatre - The Cantonese Opera Festival. 1pm, 26 and 27 May. Norman Rothstein Theatre, 940 West 41st Avenue

 

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

 

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

 

Vancouver Opera
www.vancouveropera.ca
Kim Gaynor, General Director
ANNUAL SEASON: Donizetti, L'Elisir d'Amore. 21, 25, and 27 January 2018. Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin. 27, 29 April, 3, 5 May 2018. Queen Elizabeth Theatre. FESTIVAL SEASON: Rolfe, The Overcoat. 28, 29 April, 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8 - 12 May 2018. Vancouver Playhouse

 

Victoria Gilbert & Sullivan Society
http://gilbertandsullivanvictoria.ca/
Jonathan Woodward, President
UPCOMING:  Gilbert & Sullivan, Pirates of Penzance, 3 - 5 November, Dave Dunnet Theatre, Oak Bay. 10 - 12 November, Charlie White Theatre, Sidney. Now concluded

 

Victoria Operatic Society
www.vos.bc.ca
Mary-Lynne Britt, President
UPCOMING:  Parton, 9 to 5, The Musical. 4 - 13 May 2018. McPherson Playhouse.

 

 

BC ALLIANCE  FOR  ARTS  AND  CULTURE

www.allianceforarts.com

 

VANCOUVER  OPERA  GUILD

www.vancouveroperaguild.com