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Opera Off-Site


Lively opera-themed activities around Main Street, with a pop-up performance, a film screening featuring live accompaniment and a special presentation.

Tina Chang and Barbara Towell Pop-Up Performance
A free performance at craft brewery in Mount Pleasant, which is just around the corner from the Fox Cabaret.

Main Street Brewing Co.
261 East 7th Avenue

Faust Screening with Improvised Accompaniment by Chris Gestrin
Screening of the 1926 film Faust with improvised piano accompaniment by Chris Gestrin.

Fox Cabaret
2321 Main Street
Doors at 6pm, movie at 6:30pm
$15, includes access to Fenlon & Felon performance
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Fenlon & Fenlon
Berlin-based soprano and pianist Rachel Fenlon brings her acclaimed one-woman liederabend to Vancouver Opera Festival. Inspired by the creative world of the Greek poet Sapho, Rachel will perform a programme of songs around the image of the self-accompanied poet. Rachel uniquely accompanies herself on the piano, and will perform the music of Dowland (transcribed for plucked piano), George Crumb, Ravel, Alma Mahler, W.A. Mozart, Joni Mitchell, John Cage, Franz Schubert, as well as her own improvisations based on the poetry of Sappho.

Fox Cabaret
2321 Main Street
Performance at 9:30
$15, includes access to Faust screening
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