Edmonton Opera to Bring Back ‘Opera al Fresco’

By Nicolas Quiroga

“Opera al Fresco” is set to return to the University of Alberta Botanical Garden following a three year absence.

The event, presented by Edmonton Opera is set for August 26, 2022. The program that will feature over 25 artists, including soprano Miriam Kahlil and mezzo-soprano Andrea Hill. Kahlil performed in the company’s 2022 production of “La Bohème,” while Hill took on the title role of Hansel in “Hansel & Gretel” during the 2019 season.

The event is sponsored by Raywalt Construction.

Edmonton Opera’s 2022-23 season kicks off this fall with a production of “Tosca.” It will be followed up performances of “Orphée,” “Stabat Mater,” “Home for the Holidays,” and a cabaret experience with Andrew MacDonald-Smith.