Opera Tour 2016

The University of Manitoba Opera Theatre will be presenting Angela and Her Sisters for schools, grades K to 8 from May 13 to May 17, 2019, in the Vocal Ensemble Room of the Faculty of Music.


Story:  Inspired by the Italian fairy tale Giricoccola, the opera tells the story of a sweet girl who is wickedly teased by her stepsisters.  She is eventually rescued by the Moon, but finds her new home no better than the first.  Finally her search leads her to a lonely princess who becomes a true friend.


Composer & Librettist: Dean Burry & Katherine Twaddle


School Performances:

When: May 13 to 18 - two performances per day.  Choose your own time.

Grades:  K to 8

Length: 45 minutes plus a 10 minute Q & A session with the performers

Cost:   $262.50 (includes GST) per performance  


Book your performance by April 5 and the ticket cost will be reduced by 50% of your bussing cost.


Performers include singers Karen Santos, Katrina Tamagi, Jacqueline Arthur and Jennifer Turner and pianists Megan Dufrat and Deena Grier.


How to book:  Contact Scott Miller, Education & Outreach Coordinator, Manitoba Opera

Public Performance:

When:             Saturday, May 11 at 2:00


Cost:   Adults $10, Children and students $5


Tickets available through Manitoba Opera, the Desautels Faculty of Music (204-474-9310) and at the door.


Performance address: Tache Arts Complex - 136 Dafoe Road