September 10, 2016
MYSTERIOUS BARRICADES CONCERT
Canadian Mennonite University Great Hall
500 Shaftsbury Blvd.
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Free to attend
The healing power of music will draw Canadians together in a remarkable event to mark World Suicide Prevention Day on Saturday, September 10. From sunrise to sunset, a series of concerts will take place in 13 cities from coast to coast.
The Mysterious Barricades Concert Society will be presenting some of this country's finest performers, featuring a variety of musical styles – including classical vocal and instrumental, spoken word, jazz, new music, choral, folk and aboriginal.
The Winnipeg concert will feature artists including the Manitoba Opera Chorus and singers Tracy Dahl, Lara Ciekiewicz, Monica Huisman, and Mel Braun.
MANITOBA OPERA PATRONS & FRIENDS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR RESERVED SEATING, BUT MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE.
For more information on the concerts and livestreaming September 10, go to mysteriousbarricades.org.
July 12, 2016
2015/16 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: HUNDREDS OF NEW PATRONS EXPERIENCE THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO AND OF MICE AND MEN
Manitoba Opera (MO) announced this evening at its 2015/16 Annual General Meeting (AGM), held at the Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg, that hundreds of new patrons attended the company’s mainstage productions this season – The Marriage of Figaro in November and Of Mice and Men in April. Fifty-three percent of the single ticket buyers for the company premiere of the American literary classic, Of Mice and Men, were new attendees to Manitoba Opera. As well, 450 or 17% of the 2,690 season subscribers were new to the company.
Click here to read the full release.
2015/16 ANNUAL REPORT
Click here to view the 2015/16 Annual Report.
THE WINNIPEG CULTURE PASS
Now extended to June 2017
A new way to experience one of Canada’s cultural capitals!
For just $89 you can have access to two performances and two exhibits at any participating organization's performances/venues.
How it works: Purchase a pass which contains two performance coupons and two exhibit coupons. Redeem the coupons for tickets at participating organizations.
Where to buy: Click here to purchase online or at the box office of any partner organization including Manitoba Opera.
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For more information on the arts and culture scene in Winnipeg, click www.cultureoneverycorner.ca