Tribute to Arena di Verona Festival

Italian Heritage Month
Date: Wednesday, 13 June 2018 06:30 PM

Venue: Piazza Caboto, Vancouver  |  City: Vancouver, Canada

Tribute to Arena di Verona Festival


In the centre of Verona, opera performances are given at the ancient Roman amphitheater, the Verona Arena, which is capable of holding 30,000 spectators.  Spectators sit on the stone seats and bring small candles (the mocoleto) which are lit as darkness falls and the performaces begin.  This concert will feature repertoire from this summer's opera line-up at the famed Arean di Verona Festival.  Operas presented in their 2018 Summer Season include Turandot (Puccini), Nabucco (Verdi), Aida (Verdi), Barber of Seville (Rossini), and Carmen (Bizel).  This concert, free for the community tp attend is presented by the Italian Cultural Centre and City Opera Vancouver, and it will feature Martin Renner Wallace (tenor), Sarah Templeton (soprano), and Roger Parton (piano).   Food and drinks will be available for purchase starting 6:30pm, the concert will start at 7:00pm in Piazza Caboto (or in the Ballroom in case of rain).


Presented by Italian Cultural Centre and City Opera Vancouver

Piazza Caboto, Vancouver

(604) 430-3337


Italian Cultural Centre, 3075 Slocan St, Vancouver
BC V5M 3E4, Canada




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  • Wednesday, 13 June 2018 06:30 PM
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