Tag Archives: Calgary Opera

A Night at the Opera

There are increasingly few evenings that we as a family go out together anymore; the kids have their own lives and their own interests. Happily, though, one of those interests is attending the opera with their parents. Last night’s experience … Continue reading

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To blog or not to blog

In many ways, the work of a critic is easy. We risk very little yet enjoy a position over those who offer up their work and their selves to our judgment. We thrive on negative criticism, which is fun to … Continue reading

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The Inventor and other Canadian Music

Last night we went to see Calgary Opera’s premiere production of The Inventor, a new Canadian opera. We are so fortunate to have an opera company that takes risks and promotes new works, especially by Canadians. This was the third … Continue reading

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