Sunday, June 4, 2017
Event Title: Popera!
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Jack Singer Concert Hall, 205 8 Ave SE, Calgary
  • Time: 2:30pm
  • Price: $15 - 21
  • Genre: Staged Vocal Works
  • External Link: https://www.calgarycivicsymphony.ca/
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Back by popular demand, the Civic features a musical collaboration with Cowtown Opera. You’ll be entertained by the elegance and humour of Mozart’s The Magic Flute and Cosi Fan Tutte, the hijinks of Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld, the emotion of Sondheim’s Follies, and the rhythms and drama of Bernstein’s West Side Story.

Cowtown Opera surprises audiences with cheeky, English language interpretations of operatic classics with remarkable vocal calibre. They are fun, engaging and audiences are always delighted with their performances.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
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Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
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Description:

Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

Friday, May 5, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
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Description:

Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

Sunday, April 30, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
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Description:

Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
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Description:

Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Event Title: Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Mamdani Opera Centre, 1315 - 7 St SW. Calgary, AB
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $17 - 38
  • Genre: Staged Vocal Works
  • External Link: www.eventbrite.ca
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Ken and Patti are a Calgary couple embarking on a "baby moon"--a trip to New York City before the arrival of their first child. But when they're forced to take separate flights, their trip goes in wildly different directions as they encounter a motley assortment of New Yorkers, including a heartbroken cab driver, a homeless stockbroker, an illegal riverboat captain, and mobsters from Jersey!
Including all your favourites from Sound of Music to Les Mis, Westside Story and My fair lady wrapped up in an original story, this is a fun show for the whole family to sing along to!

World premiere opera celebrates Annie Davidson, the inspirational woman who brought the library to Calgary

September 10, 2015
National

Calgary, AB – September 3, 2015 –

Cowtown Opera and the Calgary Public Library have come together in a collaboration to create the world premiere of a new opera, "Annie Davidson". One of Calgary's pillars of community, the Calgary Public Library has commissioned Cowtown Opera to tell the great story of one of the most prolific women during the formation of Calgary and our heritage as Albertans. The Annie Davidson Opera brings to life the story of the Calgary Public Library through the eyes of Annie Davidson.

Related Composers: Arthur Marc Bachmann