In what will be a first at the historic Kiggins Theatre in downtown Vancouver, the five year-old Vancouver Symphony Chamber Series will present The Magic of Opera with the Portland Opera on Sunday, March 20 at 3 pm.
Included in the program will be arias from W.A. Mozart's The Magic Flute, Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, P.I Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin and Gioachino Rossini's The Italian Girl in Algiers.
The performance will feature distinguished resident artists Katrina Galka, Felicia Moore, Abigail Dock, Aaron Short and Ryan Thorn, accompanied by Assistant Conductor and Chorusmaster Nicholas Fox, who also will serve as master of ceremonies. Introducing the performance and welcoming the audience will be Portland Opera's General Manager Christopher Mattaliano.
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Directions to Skyview Concert Hall: 1300 NW 139th Street. Coming from the south on I-5, take the 134th Street exit. Turn left (west) at the light. Follow this street for 1-2 miles past Fred Meyer - Skyview is on the right. (134th Street curves and turns into 139th Street – stay on this main road as the name changes from 134th to 139th.) (map)
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