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INSIDE OPERA with Robert Holliston

Robert Holliston

INSIDE OPERA with Robert Holliston is a FREE opera preview to help you discover even more about each original POV production. Hosted by Principal Coach Robert Holliston, INSIDE Opera allows more people – seniors, students, truly anyone – to explore POV's productions, whether they have opera tickets or not. Subscribers can bring friends, and it's all free. Just call to reserve.

Due to popular demand we offer two sessions of INSIDE Opera – at 10 am and at noon. Reserve NOW!

Free of charge. Free Parking. Bring a friend!

Please reserve in advance:
250-385-0222 or 250-382-1641
or .

Please specify which session (10 am or noon) you prefer.

Next INSIDE Opera presentation.

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 10 am OR noon
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall
MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria School of Music
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Special INSIDE Opera at the Union Club

805 Gordon Street
Friday, April 11, 2014, 11:45 am

$24 per person
includes a sandwich lunch

Enjoy lunch while Robert Holliston presents a special INSIDE Opera on Mozart's enchanting, melodic masterpiece, The Marriage of Figaro

Please call 250-385-0222 or 250-382-1641
to reserve with payment.

Dress code: Business Dress. Please plan to arrive at 11:45 am


 

Watch a video of Robert Holliston in action . Here he is in an interview from our 2011/12 season as he discusses Maria Stuarda with set and costume designer Camellia Koo.




 

Raising Voices Public Events

Pacific Opera Victoria offers workshops, master classes, and other events designed for students of voice and practising artists working in the fields of music, theatre, stage design and direction.

Programs are hosted and accompanied by Principal Coach Robert Holliston, and feature accomplished visiting artists and opera specialists.

The following Raising Voices classes are open to the public. There is no charge. Please register in advance: .

All events take place at Wingate Studio, 925 Balmoral Road

  • Monday March 24, 7pm: POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
    Timothy Vernon

  • Sunday March 30, 2pm - 3pm
    Opera Mashup with Rebecca Hass

    Rebecca Hass intersperses pop music and cultural icons with the great singers of opera history. She will shorten the distance between Lady Gaga and La Bohème in an interactive 45- minute adventure in singing, acting, and story telling through music. Here is an entertaining way for the whole family to enjoy opera.
    Rebecca Hass is a professional singer and guest host of CBC Radio 2's Saturday Afternoon at the Opera.

  • Thursday April 10, 7pm (90 min.)
    Leslie Ann Bradley

    The soprano playing the Countess Almaviva in POV's production of The Marriage of Figaro coaches a masterclass with three Victoria singers.

  • Monday April 28, 7pm (90 min.)
    Thomas Goerz

    The bass baritone playing Dr Bartolo in POV's The Marriage of Figaro coaches three artists, with an emphasis on Mozart repertoire.


 

INSIDE Opera

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO: Sunday, April 13, 2014
10 am or noon

Reservations
250-385-0222 or
250-382-1641 or
.

Free of charge, but please reserve and specify which session (10 am or noon) you prefer.


 

Special INSIDE Opera at the Union Club

805 Gordon Street
Friday, April 11, 2014
11:45 am

$24 per person
includes a sandwich lunch

250-385-0222 or

250-382-1641

Dress code: Business Dress. Please plan to arrive at 11:45 am


 

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