Met Opera: Tchaikovsky’s EUGENE ONEGIN Sat (Apr 22) 10am

Anna Netrebko reprises one of her most acclaimed roles as Tatiana, the naïve heroine of Tchaikovsky’s opera, adapted from Pushkin’s classic novel. Met Onegin
Peter Mattei stars as the title character, who rejects Tatiana’s love until it’s too late. Robin Ticciati, Music Director of Glyndebourne Festival Opera, conducts the revival of Deborah Warner’s staging, which opened the Met’s 2013-14 season. Alexey Dolgov sings the role of Onegin’s friend-turned-rival, Lenski, with Elena Maximova as Tatiana’s sister Olga and Štefan Kocán as Prince Gremin.

Runtime: 3 hrs  57 min

Tickets: $24 General Admission; $20 Senior/Student or buy all ten operas and save 10%. Tickets available at the theatre after Sept 1, or call the theatre at 604.885.4597 to have your tickets held for pickup. Please leave all the appropriate info and a staffer will call you back to confirm.

Note: Due to the length of many of the operas, the audience is welcome to bring their own lunch. We are happy to sell candy and beverages.

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FATE OF THE FURIOUS Fri-Mon & Wed-Thurs (Apr 21-24 & 26/27) 7:30pm plus Tues (Apr 25) 1pm & Wed (Apr 26) 2pm

Genre: Action
Runtime: 136 min
Rated: PG with violence and coarse language
Trailer: Fate of the Furious

Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Charlize Theron, Scott Eastwood
Director: F. Gary Gray

Synopsis: Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game-and the rest of the crew has been exonerated-the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime he can’t seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, the elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world’s stage… and to bring home the man who made them a family.


CRS: GAUVIN, soprano with LES BOREADES de MONTREAL Sun (Apr 23) 2:30pm

Karina Gauvin has a voice like liquid gold and moves with the music as if she CRS Karina Gauvinwere a character in a play. Recognized internationally for her brilliance in the Baroque repertoire, Karina Gauvin’s international career includes performances as Armida in Handel’s Rinaldo at Glyndebourne, Vitellia in Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito in Paris, and Armide in Gluck’s Armide with the Netherlands Opera.

CRS Les BoreadesFounded by Francis Colpron in 1991, the acclaimed Les Boréades de Montréal focuses on music of the Baroque era. The Ensemble plays on period instruments and adheres to the rules of performance practice of the past. Critics and audiences alike praise the group’s energy and spontaneity as well as its theatrical, expressive and elegant playing. Purcell, their recording with Karina Gauvin of music by Henry Purcell, was nominated for a 2007 JUNO as Best Classical Album of the Year.
Tickets: $25. Students $10
Subscriptions: $120 for the six-concert series. Students $50.
For ticket info, call 604.885.0991 or email coastrecital@dccnet.com

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SC CREDIT UNION AGM Tues (Apr 25) 7pm

Details TBA


GOING IN STYLE Fri & Sun-Thurs (Apr 28 & 30-May 4) 7:30pm plus Tues/Wed (May 2/3) 2pm

Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 97 min
Rated: PG with coarse language, drug use and violence
Trailer: Going in Style

Stars: Joey King, Morgan Freeman, Ann-Margret
Director: Zach Braff

Synopsis: Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.
 

 

 

 


JANE MORTIFEE/SOUND ECLECTIC Sat (Apr 29) 7:30pm


ROSENCRANTZ & GILDENSTERN ARE DEAD (Theatre from London) Sun (Apr 30) 2pm

National Theatre of London via HD Satellite  

Synopsis: Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter, The Woman in Black), Joshua McGuire (The Hour) and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Witness for the Prosecution) star in Tom Stoppard’s brilliantly funny situation comedy, broadcast live from The Old Vic theatre in London.
David Leveaux’s new production marks the 50th anniversary of the play that made a young Tom Stoppard’s name overnight.
Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage.  As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.

Tickets: $15 ($10 for under 17yrs)

Available at the box office. To have tickets held for you, call the theatre at 604.885.4597 and leave your name, phone number and desired number of tickets. A staffer will call you back to confirm. 


FESTIVAL OF THE PERFORMING ARTS Sun (May 7) Aft

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Met Opera: R. Strauss’s DER ROSENKAVALIER Sat (May 13) 9:30am

New Production  Met Rosenkavalier

The Met’s first new production since 1969 of Strauss’s rich romantic masterpiece is conducted by Music Director James Levine and directed by Robert Carsen, whose most recent Met production was the hit 2013 staging of Falstaff. Renée Fleming sings one of her signature roles as the Marschallin, opposite El?na Garan?a in her first North American performances as Octavian, the impulsive young title character. The cast also includes Günther Groissböck as Baron Ochs, Erin Morley as Sophie, Marcus Brück in his Met debut as Faninal, and Matthew Polenzani as the Italian Singer. Der Rosenkavalier is a co-production with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and Teatro Regio di Torino.

Runtime: 4 hrs  47 min

Tickets: $24 General Admission; $20 Senior/Student or buy all ten operas and save 10%. Tickets available at the theatre after Sept 1, or call the theatre at 604.885.4597 to have your tickets held for pickup. Please leave all the appropriate info and a staffer will call you back to confirm.

Note: Due to the length of many of the operas, the audience is welcome to bring their own lunch. We are happy to sell candy and beverages.

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THE ARTIST’S GARDEN: AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM Sun (May 14) 2pm

In the Gallery Series in HD, Season 4

SYNOPSIS: Taking its lead from French artists like Renoir and Cezanne, the American impressionist movement followed its own path which over a thirty-year period reveals as much about America as a nation as it does about its art as a creative powerhouse.
It’s a story closely tied to a love of gardens and a desire to preserve nature in a rapidly urbanizing nation.
Travelling to studios, gardens and famous locations throughout the United States, UK and France, this mesmerizing film is a feast for the eyes.

Runtime: 90 min

Tickets: $15 General/Senior, $10 Under 18 yrs. Available at the door.


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