Calgary Opera to Kick off 2022-23 Season with 50th Anniversary Concert

By Afton Wooten

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Calgary Opera will host a special concert on Sept. 22.

Jonathan Brandani and Alice Farnham will conduct arias, duets, choral, and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Soloists include Tracy Dahl, David Pomeroy, Lyne Fortin, Andrew Love, Krisztina Szabó, Brett Polegato, and John Tessier. Ben Heppner will emmcee.

The concert starts at 7:30 pm at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. There is a champagne reception proceeding the concert for those who have purchased tickets.

Calgary Opera’s 2022-23 season will feature productions of “Carmen,” “The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs,” “Macbeth,” and “Béatrice et Bénédict,” in addition to a number of other events.