OPERA IN THE VILLAGE | August 14th - 23rd
Riverwalk Plaza, East Village


Have you ever thought about volunteering for the Opera?  Calgary Opera is looking for enthusiastic people to volunteer at Canada’s ONLY outdoor summer opera festival!  It’s your chance to be a part of the action, and experience opera in a completely new way.

Opera in the Village takes place on RiverWalk Plaza in East Village on the banks of the beautiful Bow River from August 14th - 23rd, 2014.  Come join Calgary Opera in putting on this unique theatrical experience featuring 8 full performances of Candide, matinee performances of the family friendly Hansel & Gretel,  circus acts by Green Fools Theatre, food trucks, an opera singing competition and much more! 

We have hundreds of volunteer shifts to be covered. These are a few examples of where we need assistance:

- Ushering in our 900 seat tent
- Hosting patrons in our VIP area
- Site-Walkers to help provide information to our guests
- Selling drink tickets in the Big Rock Big Top - our outdoor beer gardens!
- Parking assistance
- Environmental Sustainability Monitors

... and much more to come.

Please click the following link and fill out the application form for more details!


Contact Taryn Craig, Volunteer Coordinator for furthur information. 
403-802-3415 or

We look forward to working with you!