WORLD PREMIERE OF THE OPERA “THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY”

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February 20, 2018
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WORLD PREMIERE OF THE OPERA “THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY”

Two singers, a handsome man and a beautiful woman beside each other

Opera Disrupted

The new opera “The Incredible Journey” composed by Denis Nassar in partnership with the writer Will Collins will be produced by the Cowtown Opera Company in Calgary in April 19th at the Bella Concert Hall at Mount Royal University. The opera was entered in a contest organized by Cowtown Opera called Opera Disrupted and it was selected to be performed.

It’s just the sort of work that we were looking for: intriguing and accessible with gorgeous music.” said Aaron Coats, Associate Artistic Director of Cowtown Opera, when announcing that the opera had been selected.

The opera tells a story of a girl that craves for love and adventure and goes on an incredible journey to South America. The music contains exciting rhythms from Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Bolivia and beautiful melodies surrounded by colourful harmonies.

There will be other three mini-operas being performed on the same night:

  • “Does Not Compute” by Brooke deRosa and Kelsey Shaw
  • “Oh Soy!” by Landon Braverman and Claire Tran

WHEN: APRIL 19TH, 2018, 7:30PM

 

Bring your family and friends and enjoy some exciting music!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

www.cowtownoperacompany.com

1 Comment

  1. blackbiz says:

    “This work presents us with the opportunity to change the way audiences around the world think about opera.  Craig’s piece is truly magnificent and brings the history, legends and landscape of the Southwest to brilliant life. 

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