Tag: opera

Grade 5 Opera: The Barber of Seville

Grade 5 Opera: Performers Reflect on The Barber of Seville

1
Our talented Junior School performers reflect on this year's Grade 5 opera, The Barber of Seville

Grade 5 Opera “Die Fledermaus” Hits the McPherson Stage

0
The story of Die Fledermaus can be a bit confusing, so to prepare you for the Grade 5 opera (running Thursday and Friday at...
Grade 5 Opera

Celebrating 10 Years Since Grade 5 Opera Debut

0
It's been a decade since 11-year-old Lindon Carter stood onstage at the McPherson Playhouse in SMUS's first-ever Grade 5 opera, Johann Strauss II's Die Fledermaus. "That was a...
wedding

Grade 5 Opera: The Gypsy Baron

0
The curtain has fallen on the Grade 5 opera production of The Gypsy Baron. Our young cast gave two great performances at The Royal...
alistair

Grade 5 Students Prepare for Opera Debut

0
On June 4, our Grade 5 students will take the stage at the Royal Theatre to present The Gypsy Baron, an operetta by Johann...
fludde.jpg

Diving Into Opera

0
More than 200 children and youth are involved in the production of Noye's Fludde by the Pacific Opera of Victoria, and several SMUS students...
rehearsal.jpg

Students Prepared for Opera Opening

0
by Duncan Frater, Director On May 28 and 29, the Grade 5 students will take the stage at the Royal Theatre to perform an abbreviated...
figaro-300x199.jpg

Victoria Film Festival Features SMUS Pictures

0
The 2012 Victoria Film Festival runs from February 3–11 and includes two pieces from the SMUS community: Figaro on the Go, a documentary created...

Summer Academy Students Present Modern Opera

0
On Friday, July 29, a small group of student vocalists will present Pandora's Locker, a one-act opera from Canadian composer Dean Burry. Inspired by the...

Junior School Students Debut Opera

0
by Erin Anderson, editor Our Grade 5 students took to the Royal Theatre stage for two performances of The Barber of Seville, a Rossini opera...

Grade 5 Students Ready for Royal Theatre

0
In just under two weeks, our Junior School will debut its production of the Rossini opera The Barber of Seville at the Royal Theatre....

BC Student Shines in Provincials

0
by Erin Anderson Last week, we spoke to SMUS vocalist and provincial champion Benji Schaan and this week, Grade 10 student Olivia Krusel, who also...

Choirs Conclude Concert Season

0
See slideshow The Senior School Choral Concert was the final event in a spectacular year of musical performances. The concert was a wonderful way to...

SMUS Vocalists Soar in Opera

0
A current and former SMUS student took to the stage this week for the Pacific Opera’s production of Thaïs. Grade 11 student Andy Erasmus...

Junior School Delivers Music and Magic

0
flute Glittering costumes, beautiful singing and comical banter were all part of the Junior School’s latest masterpiece, The Magic Flute. Directed by music teacher Mr....

Junior School Makes Magic

0
Next Thursday, patrons of the arts will be in for a surprise when they peer through their opera glasses and find the McPherson Playhouse...

Grade 7 Student Hits Operatic Notes

0
At just 12 years old, Grade 7 student Richard Cunningham landed a lead role in the opera production Amahl and the Night Visitors. In a...

Recent Posts