For the first time in Alberta, Edmonton Opera presents a live video broadcast of an opera from its performance at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium! Audiences in Red Deer can attend the free video broadcast of our final Lilies dress rehearsal on October 19 at 7 pm at Carnival Cinemas. Don’t miss this exciting new production featuring an all Canadian cast and beautiful music performed by the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra! Doors are at 6:15pm, show starts at 7pm. The Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta (FAVA) is thrilled to partner with Edmonton Opera to broadcast to the Carnival Theatre in Red Deer Alberta.
Sung in French with projected English translation.
Based on the iconic play Les Feluettes by Michel Marc Bouchard, Lilies is a new Canadian opera that explores a forbidden love story between two young men in early 1900s Quebec. Innocence turns into deception and murder as the star-crossed lovers struggle against the norms of society.
Free tickets for the event are available on Eventbrite at http://lilies.eventbrite.ca. We highly recommend anyone interested reserves free tickets on Eventbrite because capacity is limited.