Suor Angelica: new and reimagined this fall!
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THE TELEPHONE
a comic opera in English by Gian Carlo Menotti

7:30 pm - July 11, 12, 13
2:00 pm - July 12

Marpole United Church
(1296 W. 67th Ave, Vancouver

The lovelorn Ben has finally summoned the courage to propose to Lucy…if only she’d hang up the phone! Love is on the line in this hilarious opera about communication (and miscommunication) from two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Gian Carlo Menotti. Featuring two casts of talented, award-winning performers and presented alongside a concert of richly varied English-language arias, don’t miss the exciting season finale from Opera Mariposa, the breakout company whose shows have been hailed as “a stroke of genius” (The Voice), “an extraordinary feat” (North Shore News), “an evening of delight” and “a masterpiece” (Review Vancouver)!

Fully staged in English
Run time approx. 2.5 hours with one intermission

Learn more about tickets ~

Music direction & piano - Roger Parton
Stage direction - Jason Cook

Fri. July 11, 7:30 pm | Sat. July 12, 7:30 pm
Lucy
 - Allison Cociani
Ben - Ed Moran*

Sat. July 12, 2:00 pm | Sun. July 13, 7:30 pm
Lucy - Robin Eder-Warren
Ben - Riley McMitchell

Katrina Goh, soprano
Jacqueline Ko, soprano
Claire McLaughlin, soprano
Maya Siegel, soprano
Sergio Augusto Flores, tenor
Jason Cook, baritone
and featuring the performers of
Fraser Valley Stage

Generously sponsored by:
Dancey Studios

Kathryn Nickford Photography
Metro Theatre
Michelle Doherty Photography

*appears with the permission of Canadian Actors Equity Association

Photo credit: Kathryn Nickford

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MARPOLE SUMMERFEST 2014

Saturday, July 12, 2014 @ 11:30 am

Summerfest Entertainment Stage
(West 67th Ave, Vancouver - east side of Granville St.)

Opera Mariposa is excited to announce that we’ll be performing at the 14th Annual Marpole Summerfest Festival! This free, family-friendly community celebration is held every year along Granville Street (from 63rd to 71st Ave.), and our singers will be treating festival-goers to a short concert of operatic hits. There are also rides, games, magic shows, free food and more, so don’t miss this awesome day of summer fun.

If you like what you hear from Opera Mariposa, be sure to stick around for a performance of TheTelephone. We have two shows that day, at 2 pm and 7:30 pm - and best of all, the opera venue is Marpole United Church, on the very same street as the Summerfest!

Featuring:

Katrina Goh, soprano
Claire McLaughlin, soprano
Sergio Augusto Flores, tenor
Roger Parton, piano

Learn more about Summerfest 2014 ~

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SUOR ANGELICA
an Italian opera by Giacomo Puccini 

October 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2014

Marpole United Church
(1296 W. 67th Ave, Vancouver

For our third season premiere, Opera Mariposa presents a courageous new vision of Puccini’s tragic masterpiece. Set in a ravaged Europe during World War II, our all-new production will be reimagined and directed by Sergio Augusto Flores and conducted by Campbell McLeod. 

Fully staged in Italian with English subtitles

More information coming soon!

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HANSEL AND GRETEL
a fairytale opera by Engelbert Humperdinck 

Touring the Lower Mainland this Christmas

Opera Mariposa presents Humperdinck’s classic fairy tale opera in English, conducted by Ian Dives and stage directed by Robin Eder-Warren. More information coming soon!

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