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Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm
The Planets — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
James Ehnes performs Walton’s wonderful Viola Concerto. In the second half, take a voyage through the solar system through Holst’s fantastic The Planets, enhanced by spectacular updated video footage and imagery from NASA missions shown on the ...
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Grand opera at its finest. Otello is a powerful masterpiece that marries Shakespeare’s poetry with Verdi’s lyricism and sumptuous orchestrations. Based on Shakespeare’s tale of love, jealousy and betrayal, Otello is considered Italian opera’s greatest ...
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
A standout of contemporary opera. Jake Heggie is at the forefront of North American composers. In addition to nine operas, he has created songs, concerti, orchestral works and chamber music. Based on Sister Helen Prejean’s biographical account ...
Apr 29 @ 8:00 pm
Henry V — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
William Walton’s rich, powerful and emotional score Henry V has become as beloved on the concert stage as it was in Olivier’s movie; hear it in all its glory with the VSO. Elizabeth Maconchy Proud Thames ...
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Grand opera at its finest. Otello is a powerful masterpiece that marries Shakespeare’s poetry with Verdi’s lyricism and sumptuous orchestrations. Based on Shakespeare’s tale of love, jealousy and betrayal, Otello is considered Italian opera’s greatest ...
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm
Opera on a Sunday Afternoon — Shadbolt Centre for the Arts @ Studio 103 Recital Hall
Opera on a Sunday Afternoon, celebrates the operatic talent of emerging professional and semi-professional opera singers in British Columbia.
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm
Enigma — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
Join Bramwell Tovey and the VSO for a very special presentation of Elgar’s Enigma Variations: Maestro Tovey will deconstruct and explain this fascinating work with his trademark insight and wit, and then the orchestra will play ...
Last Night of the Proms — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
The proud tradition of the last night of the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts at the Royal Albert Hall is continued here as the last night of the Spring Festival, with beloved favourites such as Pomp ...
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 2 @ 7:30 pm
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
A standout of contemporary opera. Jake Heggie is at the forefront of North American composers. In addition to nine operas, he has created songs, concerti, orchestral works and chamber music. Based on Sister Helen Prejean’s biographical account ...
Redemption: Mozart + CMS Clarinet, Piano & Strings — Friends of Chamber Music @ Vancouver Playhouse
A final Mozartian treat! For centuries, listeners have found refuge in the music of Mozart during times of transition, social upheaval and personal anguish. Looking to his music as a bridge between the earthly and ...
May 3 @ 2:00 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
Javier Perianes, piano — Vancouver Recital Society @ Vancouver Playhouse
Since his first appearance for the VRS in 2008 — with a return engagement in 2009 — Javier Perianes’ career has flourished, taking him to the world’s most prestigious venues. We are delighted to welcome ...
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Grand opera at its finest. Otello is a powerful masterpiece that marries Shakespeare’s poetry with Verdi’s lyricism and sumptuous orchestrations. Based on Shakespeare’s tale of love, jealousy and betrayal, Otello is considered Italian opera’s greatest ...
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 5 @ 7:30 pm
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
A standout of contemporary opera. Jake Heggie is at the forefront of North American composers. In addition to nine operas, he has created songs, concerti, orchestral works and chamber music. Based on Sister Helen Prejean’s biographical account ...
May 6 @ 1:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
Coming Home — Phoenix Chamber Choir @ Ryerson United Church
The final concert of the 34th season is titled Coming Home. This themed concert will feature selections that consider the concept and meaning of “home.” The tale of King David and his son Absalom is presented in ...
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
Otello — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Grand opera at its finest. Otello is a powerful masterpiece that marries Shakespeare’s poetry with Verdi’s lyricism and sumptuous orchestrations. Based on Shakespeare’s tale of love, jealousy and betrayal, Otello is considered Italian opera’s greatest ...
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 6 @ 8:00 pm
French Romantics — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
Maestro Tovey and the VSO’s outstanding Principal Cello Ariel Barnes proudly perform the world première of Composer-in-Residence Jocelyn Morlock’s Cello Concerto, in a concert that also features beautiful French classics notable for their masterful orchestrations. ...
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
May 7 @ 2:00 pm
Dead Man Walking — Vancouver Opera @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre
A standout of contemporary opera. Jake Heggie is at the forefront of North American composers. In addition to nine operas, he has created songs, concerti, orchestral works and chamber music. Based on Sister Helen Prejean’s biographical account ...
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano — Vancouver Recital Society @ Chan Centre
Since bursting on to the music scene in 2004 at the age of 11, Benjamin Grosvenor has become an internationally regarded pianist and is now one of the world’s most sought after young musicians. This ...
May 8 @ 8:00 pm
French Romantics — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
Maestro Tovey and the VSO’s outstanding Principal Cello Ariel Barnes proudly perform the world première of Composer-in-Residence Jocelyn Morlock’s Cello Concerto, in a concert that also features beautiful French classics notable for their masterful orchestrations. ...
May 9 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 10 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
The VSO at the Movies: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
One of the highest-grossing and most beloved movies of all time, Steven Spielberg’s timeless classic will be shown on the big screen as the orchestra plays the heartwarming John Williams score live on the Orpheum stage.  
May 11 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
The VSO at the Movies: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
One of the highest-grossing and most beloved movies of all time, Steven Spielberg’s timeless classic will be shown on the big screen as the orchestra plays the heartwarming John Williams score live on the Orpheum stage.  
May 12 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 13 @ 1:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
Shining Light: Celebrating Women Composers — Elektra Women's Choir @ Ryerson United Church
 Memorable collaborations with composers have been an integral part of Elektra’s three decades of accomplishment. Shining Light: Celebrating Women Composers will be a rich feast of music by living Canadian and American female composers, including Alice Parker, Eleanor ...
May 13 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 16 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 17 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 18 @ 7:30 pm
The Marriage of Figaro — Vancouver Opera @ Vancouver Playhouse
Lively new production. Combining sublimely beautiful music, social commentary, deviousness and delight, Mozart’s matchless The Marriage of Figaro is funny, tender and profoundly human. The beloved story of mistaken identities, lecherous masters and a couple ...
May 19 @ 8:00 pm
Elvira Madigan: Jonathan Biss plays Mozart — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC
Alexandre Bloch makes his eagerly-anticipated return to the VSO, conducting a program that includes fascinating pianist Jonathan Biss performing Mozart’s “Elvira Madigan” Piano Concerto No. 21, with its famous and beloved second movement, and Symphony No. ...
May 20 @ 8:00 pm
Elvira Madigan: Jonathan Biss plays Mozart — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC
Alexandre Bloch makes his eagerly-anticipated return to the VSO, conducting a program that includes fascinating pianist Jonathan Biss performing Mozart’s “Elvira Madigan” Piano Concerto No. 21, with its famous and beloved second movement, and Symphony No. ...
May 21 @ 7:30 pm
Sweet Air — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Annex
Named for David Lang’s mesmerizing Sweet Air, which refers to the peculiar yet pleasant effects of laughing gas, this concert brings together music that mimics, was created in, or perhaps even causes an altered state ...
Elvira Madigan: Jonathan Biss plays Mozart — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
Alexandre Bloch makes his eagerly-anticipated return to the VSO, conducting a program that includes fascinating pianist Jonathan Biss performing Mozart’s “Elvira Madigan” Piano Concerto No. 21, with its famous and beloved second movement, and Symphony No. ...
May 25 @ 2:00 pm
Mozart and Vienna — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
The music of the greatest composer of them all, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and the great musical city of Vienna. Tea and Cookies are served in the lobby one hour before each concert. Tea provided compliments of Tetley Tea. ...
Sophisticated Ladies — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
It’s a night of Sophisticated Ladies, as Sy Smith, Montego Glover and Capathia Jenkins (known in Vancouver for her amazing work in the VSO’s James Bond concerts) take the stage to celebrate groundbreaking icons of popular ...
Sophisticated Ladies — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
It’s a night of Sophisticated Ladies, as Sy Smith, Montego Glover and Capathia Jenkins (known in Vancouver for her amazing work in the VSO’s James Bond concerts) take the stage to celebrate groundbreaking icons of popular ...
Classical Kids: Tchaikovsky Discovers America — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
This story tells of the great composer’s arrival in New York for the grand opening of Carnegie Hall in 1891. A surprise encounter with a young American girl, Jennie, reveals much about Tchaikovsky – his life ...
May 28 @ 7:00 pm
Chor Leoni Idol — Chor Leoni Men's Choir @ The Blackbird Public House
Hilariously entertaining, this popular fundraiser pits our most entertaining lions in a battle for karaoke supremacy in a beautiful new venue. Celebrity judges add their commentary, but support from our discerning audience ultimately crowns the ...
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm
Soul Gospel Two! — Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir @ Christ Church Cathedral
Guest Artist: Warren Dean Flandez
Eroica! The Music of Beethoven — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Orpheum Theatre
Bramwell Tovey serves up an all-Beethoven feast, starring Canada’s own Hoebig-Moroz Trio playing Beethoven’s rarely-performed Triple Concerto. And in a heroic ending to the Musically Speaking series, the orchestra performs Beethoven’s mighty Symphony No. 3. Beethoven ...
Eroica! The Music of Beethoven — Vancouver Symphony Orchestra @ Centennial Theatre
Bramwell Tovey serves up an all-Beethoven feast, starring Canada’s own Hoebig-Moroz Trio playing Beethoven’s rarely-performed Triple Concerto. And in a heroic ending to the Musically Speaking series, the orchestra performs Beethoven’s mighty Symphony No. 3. Beethoven ...
Global Soundscapes Festival: Hands On! — Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra @ Revue Stage
  The VICO’s annual Global Soundscapes Festival explores and celebrates the intersection of Canada’s resident cultures with musical traditions and instruments from all over the world, through the creation and performance of intercultural music. The festival presents ...
Global Soundscapes Festival: Hands On! — Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra @ Revue Stage
  The VICO’s annual Global Soundscapes Festival explores and celebrates the intersection of Canada’s resident cultures with musical traditions and instruments from all over the world, through the creation and performance of intercultural music. The festival presents ...
Global Soundscapes Festival: Hands On! — Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra @ Revue Stage
  The VICO’s annual Global Soundscapes Festival explores and celebrates the intersection of Canada’s resident cultures with musical traditions and instruments from all over the world, through the creation and performance of intercultural music. The festival presents ...

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