Craving some opera during the summer? Well, look no further! Our friends at Pop Goes The Opera present Pietro Mascagni's one-act opera, Cavalleria Rusticana at the 35th Edmonton Fringe Festival! A masterpiece of verismo opera, this passionate tale of love, betrayal, and revenge is not to be missed.
Cavalleria Rusticana opens this Thursday, August 11 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, a venue with incredible acoustics and a magnificent pipe organ! Led by Music Director Stuart Sladden and Stage Directors Glynis Price and Jill Hoogewoonink, this production features Edmonton Opera Principals, Chorus and members of various Edmonton Choirs.
Santuzza: Janine Brémault Bamford
Turiddu: Andrea Pinna
Lola: Kimberley McMann
Alfio: Bertrand Malo
Mama Lucia: Stephanie Bent
Chorus of Villagers and Priest
Tickets: $16, includes Fringe fees.
Buy your tickets in advance on the Fringe website, at the Fringe box offices, or Tix on the Square located at Churchill Square. Please make sure to pick up your physical tickets at a ticket booth; online purchase confirmations are not accepted at the door.
There will be limited tickets available on a cash only basis at the door. We recommend purchasing tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.
Please ensure you leave lots of time to pick up your tickets at the Fringe ticket booths. Latecomers are not permitted to enter shows that have already started.
You can now buy Single tickets to our thrilling 2016/17 operas — Turandot, Cinderella, and Elektra! Head to our website to purchase the best seats at the best prices, starting at only $40! Season tickets to all three operas are also available starting at just $99.
You may call our box office at 780.429.1000, Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or drop by in person at 15230 128 Ave. to get your tickets!
Before each production, you can also attend an Opera Brunch at the Royal Glenora Club! Sample delectable culinary offerings as you enjoy performances from the cast of the upcoming opera in an intimate setting!
Single tickets and season tickets to the Opera Brunches are available, so get yours today.
Brunch single tickets: Adult $85, child $35
Brunch season tickets: Adult $240, child $90